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The weekend’s matches

It’s already time to look ahead to the matches involving the county this weekend. There’s underage football for the lads, U16 camogie, hurling and, in women’s football, a Connacht final to look forward to. The Minors get the weekend’s action underway on Friday evening when they travel to Sligo for a Connacht MFC Round 5 meeting at Markievicz Park. Throw-in […]

Happy Mayo Day!

Mayo Day, the hugely successful marketing promotion of the county by Mayo County Council, is now in its tenth year. The celebrations for Mayo Day 2024 – which is on today – are focused on both sides of the Atlantic, featuring events in Belmullet and Chicago. On this side of the pond, Mayo Day 2024 is teaming up with the […]

The long weekend’s matches

There are football, hurling and camogie matches involving the county taking place this Bank Holiday weekend. Here’s what you need to know about them. On Friday the U17 footballers are back in action in Round 4 of the Connacht Championship. With wins over Roscommon and Galway already in the bag, the lads will be looking to seal their place in […]

Results round-up

I was pretty much off the grid for the whole weekend so it’s time for a quick recap on the results of all the games involving teams from the county over the last few days. The Minors’ win over Galway at Tuam Stadium on Friday evening has been well covered at this stage, including on our Final Whistle podcast show […]

Upcoming matches

It’s a veritable conveyor belt of matches involving the county at the minute. here’s what’s chugging along the rollers towards us at the minute. The action starts tomorrow evening, when the Mayo Minor girls take on Galway in Round 3 of the CLGFA Connacht Championship. This game throws in at Miltown GAA at 7pm. The ticket link for it is […]

The weekend’s games

There are football, hurling and camogie matches involving the county this weekend. Here are the relevant details. Let’s start with the camogie. The county’s Minor camogie team play Cavan on Saturday in the All-Ireland Minor C semi-final. The match takes place at Duggan Park, Ballinasloe, where throw-in is 2.30pm. The ticket link is here. We also have two hurling matches […]

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 […]

The weekend’s games

We’ve Championship action coming up at Senior level for the hurlers and at Minor level in both football and camogie. Here are details of the games the county is involved in this weekend. The Connacht Minor football Championship group stage gets underway on Friday evening. Our campaign opens with a home match against Roscommon, which takes place at Hastings Insurance […]

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 […]