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Team to play Roscommon named

We’ve just named our team to play Roscommon tomorrow night. Here it is: Mayo (NFL Division One v Roscommon, 2/3/2024): Colm Reape (Knockmore); Jack Coyne (Ballyhaunis), Rory Brickenden (Westport), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites); Donnacha McHugh (Castlebar Mitchels); Stephen Coen (Hollymount/Carramore, captain), Enda Hession (Garrymore); Jack Carney (Kilmeena), Matthew Ruane (Breaffy); Bob Tuohy (Castlebar Mitchels), Fergal Boland (Aghamore), Jordan Flynn (Crossmolina […]

Mayo Football Podcast bonus column: Mayo’s current form has them at a crossroads

In our latest bonus column for our club members on Patreon, Edwin McGreal takes a look at how Mayo’s National League campaign is shaping up so far this year, what Mayo’s management is looking to achieve in terms of how the team is playing and what the implications are for Saturday evening’s clash with Roscommon at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park. […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Chatting with Ciarán Murphy

The GAA season is in full swing so we decided to check in with our favourite Second Captain, Ciarán Murphy.  The Milltown man joins Rob and Mike to chat about Galway’s start to the season, why the National League really isn’t the be-all and end-all and why nobody in Mayo should be panicking yet. The lads also chat about the […]

The weekend’s matches

We’ve three matches on this weekend, all of which take place on Saturday, with two of these taking place on home turf. First up are the county’s camogie team, whose Camogie League Division 4 Round 2 match against Louth takes place at Adrian Freeman Park on Saturday. Throw-in at Tooreen is 2pm and the link for tickets is here. At […]

Regarding the Rossies

Right, the points that were on offer up in Omagh are gone and so our next opportunity at securing our top tier status comes on Saturday night back on home turf. Roscommon are our opponents under the lights at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park where, with the generator humming sonorously in the background, the ball will be thrown in at 7.30pm. […]

Sunday match reports

Right, the only way to do this is quickly and with as little pain as possible. Here’s what’s online in the way of match reports and all the rest about our loss to Tyrone up in Omagh yesterday evening. Locals: Mayo News, Western People, Connaught Telegraph, Midwest Radio. Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Irish Sun, Irish News. Others: […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Tyrone beat Mayo

The Mayo senior footballers suffered a four-point defeat to Tyrone in Healy Park this evening, on a scoreline of 1-15 to 1-11.  Rob, John and Mike were there at Omagh to give their final whistle thoughts and you can also hear some reaction from Austin O’Malley, Mayo manager Kevin McStay and Tyrone joint-manager Brian Dooher. This new podcast episode is […]

Tyrone 1-15 Mayo 1-11: McCurry-inspired meltdown

Well, that’s one problem sorted. It looks like we won’t have a League final to worry about this year. After tonight’s abject second half collapse against a youthful, energetic Tyrone team, however, a whole host of other issues have emerged for us. One of these, naturally, is the spectre of relegation, which, though still unlikely, will become a real and […]