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Mayo 0-16 Galway 1-14: late surge masks flat display as visitors edge it

Well, the new pitch looked bloody gorgeous. Setting eyes on the carpet-like playing surface for the first time today, the one thought that came into my mind was that we needed to put on a display to grace the new underfoot conditions. What we got, sadly, was a performance several levels below this. I argued on the Final Whistle podcast […]

Monday match reports

Lookit, I’ve done it so you don’t have to. Here’s what’s online about our huge defeat to Kerry in yesterday’s National League final at Croke Park. Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph, Western People, Kerryman, Radio Kerry. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Examiner, Irish Independent, Irish Mirror (live blog, match report), Irish Sun. Others: GAA, RTÉ (live blog, match report, manager quotes), […]

Monday match reports

We enjoyed a big win over Kildare in the sun yesterday at our rather lovely temporary home by the Shannon, a result that now sends us forward to a National League decider against Kerry at Croke Park on Sunday (throw-in there will be 4pm). Here’s what’s online about yesterday’s game: Locals: Mayo Advertiser, Connaught Telegraph, Western People. Nationals: Irish Times, […]