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Results round-up

There are a few county results to report on, not including the Minor football win on Friday night that’s already been dealt with here, so let’s take a quick trot through these matches. The most appropriate place to start is with the LGFA U16s (pictured above) who claimed a back-to-back Connacht title success today when they beat Galway by 2-18 […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – U20s beat Galway

Mayo’s U20 footballers got the better of Galway in Round 2 of the Conancht U20 Championship this evening at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park. Despite conceding two first half goals, Peadar Gardiner’s team were just a point adrift at the break and they finished the second half strongly, scoring seven points without reply to win by 0-16 to 2-6.  Rob got […]

Second half surge seals win for U20s

The county’s U20 footballers this evening claimed their first win in this year’s Connacht Championship, when they got the better of Galway at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park. Mayo won this Round 2 match by 0-16 to 2-6. I was still sorting out paying for the Connacht GAA live stream when Galway found the net for the first time in this […]

U20s + this weekend’s matches

The U20 footballers are back in Connacht Championship action tomorrow evening and then it’s hurling and camogie at the weekend. Here’s some details on these upcoming games. For the U20s, it’s a Round 2 meeting with Galway, a match that throws in at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park at 7pm tomorrow evening. The match is being streamed live by Connacht GAA […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Chatting with Ciarán Murphy

The GAA season is in full swing so we decided to check in with our favourite Second Captain, Ciarán Murphy.  The Milltown man joins Rob and Mike to chat about Galway’s start to the season, why the National League really isn’t the be-all and end-all and why nobody in Mayo should be panicking yet. The lads also chat about the […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: some Salthill takeaways

With the dust settling on Mayo’s win over Galway, we pause to reflect on a good first day out. Colm Boyle and Ger Flanagan join Rob to review some of the main talking points from Mayo’s sixth win over the neighbours in eight meetings.  They discuss the second coming of Fergal Boland, the search for depth in Mayo’s squad, translating […]

Monday match reports

It’s a miserable, wet Monday morning in winter but, hey, who’s worried about that? We beat Galway on the double over the weekend and the margin of victory for the lads sees us placed at the Division One summit after the opening round of this year’s National League. Let’s have a quick gallop through the online coverage of both games, […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo beat Galway

Mayo have kickstarted their National Football League campaign with an impressive win over rivals Galway in Pearse Stadium this afternoon. Rob is joined by John Gunnigan, Mike Finnerty and also by Colm Keys to give their instant reaction on today’s game. You can also hear post-match audio from both managers Kevin McStay and Padraic Joyce. This new podcast episode is […]

Galway 0-10 Mayo 2-12: positive opening round performance

Any day we beat Galway is a good day. A day where we beat them soundly – and we did that today – is an ever better one. This was a very encouraging opening round National League performance from us. We dominated the exchanges for much of the seventy minutes. Once Eoghan McLaughlin found the net for us eleven minutes […]