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The weekend’s matches

Unless you’ve been closeted away in a cave over the last while, you’ll know that we’ve a big knockout Championship game on this weekend. That’s not the only match involving the county that’s taking place this Bank Holiday weekend – there are, in fact, three Mayo games on – so here’s a quick reminder about what’s on and when and […]

Monaghan preview – Mayo News Football Podcast 2022 E22

The waiting is finally over and now the countdown is on in earnest ahead of Mayo’s Round 1 qualifier clash with Monaghan on Saturday. To preview this do-or-die knockout meeting with the Farney County, in this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast Rob Murphy is joined by Colm Boyle and Kevin McStay. They start by looking back at the […]

It’s knockout from here on

It’s been a helter-skelter weekend of provincial final action – and May’s not over yet! – with four impressive champions emerging from each of their respective deciders. Impressive in different ways but all of them will head into the All-Ireland Series feeling pretty okay about themselves. Kerry had their expected stroll in the Munster decider yesterday against Limerick. While Dublin […]

LIVE: Galway v Sligo, Connacht U17 Championship

Here, courtesy of TG4 on YouTube, is the live stream for this evening’s Connacht U17 Championship semi-final between Galway and Sligo. The match gets underway at 7pm this evening and TG4’s live stream from St Jarlath’s Park in Tuam starts at 6.55pm. The winners of this evening’s semi-final play Mayo in the Connacht U17 final on Monday, 6th June.

Connacht U17 final is on Bank Holiday Monday

We’re absent – yet again, for the fifth time in the last seven years – from Sunday’s Nestor Cup decider but the county’s U17 team have already booked their place in their Connacht final. This game has, according to this week’s Mayo News (paper and digital variants), now been confirmed for Monday, 6th June with throw-in set for 7.30pm. What’s […]

Talking football with Tommy Rooney – Mayo News Football Podcast 2022 E20

With the draw for the football qualifiers fast approaching, Mike and Rob are joined in this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast by Tommy Rooney of Off The Ball and host of The Football Pod. The lads talk all things football from Championship structures to Mayo’s place in the minds of pundits and supporters as another summer campaign gathers […]

U17 team named to play Galway this evening

We’ve named our match day panel for this evening’s Connacht U17 Championship clash with Galway at Tuam Stadium (throw-in 7pm). Here’s the list of the starting team and subs we’ve named for this Round 4 fixture: We’ve made one change to the team that got the better of Sligo last weekend. Back into the starting team comes James Maheady – […]

Qualifiers, contenders and LGFA preview – Mayo News Football Podcast 2022 E19

As the football Championship begins to gather pace, in this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast Mike and Rob are joined by Colm Keys of the Irish Independent to chat about the summer campaign and Mayo’s possible place in it. They start by looking at the qualifiers and kind of draw that Mayo can expect in it. Colm then […]