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Galway name their team for Saturday

A short while ago, Galway named their team and subs for Saturday evening’s National League Division One opener against our lads at MacHale Park (throw-in 7.30pm). Here’s the full match-day list they’ve named: That’s a strong starting line-up, featuring eleven of the team that started in last year’s All-Ireland final. Out from then go Kieran Molloy (injured), Liam Silke (unavailable), […]

National League scene set – Mayo Football Podcast 2023 E3

Seven months have passed since the Mayo senior team last played a competitive match, which was that All-Ireland quarter-final loss to Kerry at the end of June last year. With a new management team, headed by Kevin McStay, having taken over since then, the start of a new year feels in large part like a new start for the county’s […]

As a Mayo GAA fan I was happy Galway got to the All-Ireland final

Ah – the things you do for love.  Myself and my Tuam-ian fiancée met just one month out from the All-Ireland final in 2016. To be exact, it was the night before Mayo’s All-Ireland semi-final clash with Tipperary. On the weekend of the final she came to Dublin and met my sister for the very first time and, while she […]

Podcast plans for the next while

The National League campaign gets underway this coming weekend and, as the rhythm of a new inter-county season takes hold, on the Mayo Football Podcast we’re once more gearing up for all of the action to come. As was the case in 2022, our podcast club members on Patreon can expect oodles of audio content from us over the coming […]

Team to face Cork in today’s League opener named

The county’s women footballers start their National Football League campaign this afternoon. They’re up against Cork in the opening round of Division One, a match that throws in at the Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence at 1.30pm. The team for today’s match was named last night. Here it is: Mayo (LGFA NFL Division One v Cork, 22/1/2023): Laura Brennan (Hollymount); […]