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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 […]

The Dublin dossier

Photo: Going the qualifier route has thrown up all manner of new experiences and new routines. For me, one of them has been to do a post on each of our upcoming opponents in the championship ever since our unexpected Connacht semi-final loss to Galway back in June. At the start this was just to refresh my own memory about […]

Poll: who’ll win the League final?

Photo: This coming weekend is NFL final weekend at Croke Park, with the Division Three and Four deciders taking place on Saturday evening while the Division One and Two showdowns are on the agenda for Sunday afternoon. Two Croke Park double-headers in this kind of weather would really make it feel like summer is upon us but, sadly, the glorious weather we’re […]

Mayo 0-12 Donegal 1-9: stalemate secures top-flight status but not semi-final slot

Photo: @JMelvinConTel via Twitter The men from the Hills arrived to Elverys MacHale Park to face Mayo in the final NFL Division One game of the year. The game had so many possible outcomes for six of the eight teams in the division that ranged from Mayo being relegated on one hand, or progressing to a league semi-final on the other. […]