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When one League ends, another starts

I came across some numbers recently from a Gaelic statistics website and I was shocked with what I saw. MacHale Park has not been a fortress for the Green and Red when it comes to the National Football League. The study done by (here) has assessed every point gained in the National Football League by all eight teams in […]

Looking ahead to the Derry game

Photo: It’s midweek already and so in the midst of this helter-skelter period of matches we’re already counting down to the next one, which see us taking on Derry up at Celtic Park on Sunday. Throw-in for this one is at the slightly later time of 2.30pm, as it’s a double-header with the 12.45pm curtain-raiser featuring the Oakleafers against Carlow […]

Up Mayo!

I had meant to do some kind of considered preview in advance of today’s NFL final but, between one thing and the other, it never happened.  Now, with just over six hours to go until throw-in, it’s far too late for all that and, to be honest, what I’d have to say wouldn’t add anything to the sum total of […]

Keith and Enda both fail fitness tests

It’s been officially announced that Keith Higgins and Enda Varley both failed fitness tests this morning and so neither will play any part in tomorrow’s NFL final (see brief report in Midwest – here). The news that neither Keith nor Enda will be available tomorrow is no real surprise and, with our opening championship match against Sligo now just six […]