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Mayo Football Podcast episode: Mayo win in New York, now available on all podcast platforms

Mayo have beaten New York by a scoreline of 2-21 to 2-6 in the Connacht Championship quarter-final at Gaelic Park in the Bronx. Rob, Mike and Rob were joined at Gaelic Park by Colm Boyle, John Casey and Seán Reilly. There’s also post-match reaction from Mayo manager Kevin McStay, New York manager Alan O’Mara and Mayo captain Paddy Durcan. This […]

Monday match reports

It’s a New York Monday morning and, truth be told, my head hurts ever so slightly. It’s not the time now to reminisce about all that’s been good about this trip – there’s been lots and there’ll be time for that over the next few days – so let’s stick with the usual agenda. Here’s what’s online about yesterday’s win […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Mayo win in New York

Mayo have beaten New York by a scoreline of 2-21 to 2-6 in the Connacht championship quarter-final at Gaelic Park in the Bronx. Rob, Mike and Rob were joined at Gaelic Park by Colm Boyle, John Casey and Seán Reilly. There’s also post-match reaction from Mayo manager Kevin McStay, New York manager Alan O’Mara and Mayo captain Paddy Durcan. This […]

New York 2-6 Mayo 2-21: Exiles go down fighting

We won, as everyone expected us in advance to do. The manner of the win will, though, do more to please a battling New York side than it will the visiting Mayo team. Twelve points ahead at the break, it looked like we’d easily double that margin in the second half. Instead, New York hit us for two goals that […]

Game day – home thoughts from abroad

This year’s Championship campaign begins for us 3,000 miles away from home. Gaelic Park in the Bronx is the venue for today’s Connacht SFC quarter-final against New York, where throw-in is 3pm local time, which equates to 8pm at home. Martin McNally of Monaghan is the ref, the match is being streamed live on GAA GO, with Mike joined by […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: New York Diary Day Three

The day before the match saw our intrepid team travel to two different locations in search of stories. First up was a trip to McLean Avenue in the Bronx for the rescheduled St Patrick’s Day parade where Rob chatted to Jimmy Gleeson, a well-known character in New York GAA circles. One of Jimmy’s claims to fame is that he was […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: New York Diary Day Two

A day that started with an earthquake in New York and ended with our live event in The Joyce. It also included a trip to see the New York Yankees in baseball action. John, Rob and Mike are joined at various stages by John Casey and Peter Mullen, the legendary former champion boxer from Westport. This new podcast episode is […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: New York Diary, Day One

John, Mike and Rob have landed in New York ahead of Sunday’s match at Gaelic Park. The lads are in Manhattan to start telling the story of their time of the Big Apple and start the build-up. They also visit The Joyce Pub to meet up with Michael Ruane and Marcus Hannick from the Mayo GFC in New York to […]