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Eoghan McLaughlin is our MOTM from yesterday’s game

The voting has closed in our latest MOTM poll and this one has produced a decisive result. With 36% of the vote, you’ve chosen Eoghan McLaughlin as our MOTM from the game against Roscommon. The Westport player was an extremely influential performer for us yesterday. With no Paddy Durcan in the team punching his trademark holes in the opposition’s backline, […]

Sunday match reports

It’s a sunny and bright bank holiday weekend Sunday morning, we won yesterday so let’s have a very quick review of what’s online about yesterday’s two-point victory over Roscommon. Locals: Mayo News, Connaught Telegraph, Western People, Midwest Radio, Roscommon Herald, Roscommon People, Shannonside. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Examiner, Irish Independent (match report, post-match quotes from Kevin McStay and Davy Burke), […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo beat the Rossies again

Two second half goals helped Mayo to their third win over Roscommon in the space of three months in Saturday’s All-Ireland SFC Series at Dr Hyde Park.  Rob, John and Mike chat with former Armagh star Aaron Kernan afterwards. This new podcast episode is now online and is available to our club members on Patreon – it’s HERE. To get access […]

Roscommon 1-15 Mayo 2-14: job done, just about

Mayo this evening got their second win over Roscommon in this year’s Championship in five weeks. It was less decisive than the five-point victory we enjoyed over them at Dr Hyde Park in April but today’s win at the same venue was more consequential, as we’re now guaranteed, at worst, a home All-Ireland preliminary quarter-final berth, with a shot at […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Here Comes the Weekend – it’s the Rossies again!

Another local derby against Roscommon awaits Mayo this weekend as the All-Ireland series continues.  Colm Boyle joins Mike to set the scene for the third meeting of the teams in three months and to pore over the team selections that have been announced. The lads also talk about tactics, match-ups and how Mayo can get motivated after already having beaten […]

Mayo Football Podcast bonus column: War is coming and Mayo must be ready

In his latest column for our Mayo Football Podcast club members over on Patreon, Colm Boyle looks ahead to tomorrow’s rematch with Roscommon at Dr Hyde Park. Boyler is in no doubt that the Rossies will be up for this one and in his column he argues that we need to have a similar mindset for what’s expected to be […]

Match day panel named for Roscommon game

We named our match day panel a short while ago for tomorrow evening’s match against Roscommon. Here it is: Mayo (All-Ireland SFC Group Stage Round 2 v Roscommon, 1/6/2024): Colm Reape (Knockmore); Jack Coyne (Ballyhaunis), David McBrien (Ballaghaderreen), Donnacha McHugh (Castlebar Mitchels); Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore, captain), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites), Eoghan McLaughlin (Westport); Jack Carney (Kilmeena), Matthew Ruane (Breaffy); Darren […]

The weekend’s matches

The Bank Holiday weekend is drawing near and so too are the four matches involving the county that are taking place. There’s camogie and football action as well as two national finals in hurling, with two games on Saturday and two more on Sunday. The camogie match is on first. This is an All-Ireland Premier Junior Championship Round 2 clash […]