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Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo no match for Leitrim

The Mayo U20s have suffered their first defeat of their Connacht championship campaign following a 3-12 to 0-16 defeat to Leitrim in Ballinamore this evening. Mike was there to catch the reaction of Mayo manager Peadar Gardiner and Leitrim manager Andy Moran. Rob was also in Tuam Stadium keeping an eye on Galway’s match against Sligo, which ended in a […]

Loss to Leitrim blows Connacht U20 Championship wide open

After our win over Galway last week – in particular the style the lads showed in beating the neighbours – the county’s U20 footballers came crashing down to earth at Ballinamore this evening. Leitrim beat Peadar Gardiner’s team by 3-12 to 0-16 in Round 3 of this year’s Connacht U20 Championship and, by the looks of it, they were full […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Looking at the League overall

Mayo’s National League campaign came to a conclusion up in Clones last weekend. But what are we to make of their seven games overall, in terms of performances and pointers for the championship? Colm Boyle joined Mike and Rob to chat about a league campaign that raised plenty of questions and provided a few answers too. The lads talked about […]

Monday match reports

There were two matches involving the county over the weekend just gone and there’s a bit of online coverage about both of them. Nothing for it, then, but to give them the Monday match reports treatment. The county’s women footballers reclaimed the Connacht SFC title yesterday, beating defending champions Galway by seven points at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park. Here are […]

Minors quell lively Leitrim to book semi-final slot

It was a gloriously sunny evening at Páirc Seán MacDiarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon, perfect conditions for this Connacht MFC Round 4 meeting of Mayo and Leitrim. After a well-contested match our lads prevailed over a lively Leitrim outfit on a scoreline of 1-17 to 1-13, a win that guarantees us a semi-final slot where we’ll meet up again with Roscommon. Leitrim […]

This weekend’s matches

It’s Wednesday night already, with another weekend barrelling in our direction. While it’s still a few weeks before the Senior team are back in action, there are a few games on this coming weekend involving Mayo teams that are worth shining a light on. Taking them in the order they’re set to be played, the first one occurs on Friday […]

Team to face Sligo named

We’ve named our team for tomorrow’s Senior football challenge match against Sligo, the first game under the new management team headed by Kevin McStay. The match, which is being held in association with Mindspace Mayo to raise awareness about mental health issues, will be played at James Stephens Park, Ballina, where throw-in is 1pm. Here’s the starting fifteen we’ve named […]