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Rob Hennelly’s club transfer – Mayo Football Podcast 2023 E4

A bonus episode this weekend as Mayo goalkeeper Rob Hennelly sits down with our own Edwin McGreal to chat about his his planned transfer from Breaffy to Dublin’s Raheny, discussing the reasons behind the move. During the podcast he speaks about the emotions involved in leaving his home club. He talks about how travel has impinged on his club performances […]

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 […]

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 […]

Chatting with Lee Keegan – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E2

If you’re a Mayo Football Podcast club member on Patreon then by now you’ll most likely have listened to last week’s episode featuring an exclusive interview by Mike Finnerty with Lee Keegan. We’re greatly indebted to Lee to have given us this exclusive interview and, until he appears on tomorrow night’s Late Late Show, it remains the only one the […]

Lee’s content with his retirement decision

I was driving across the country this evening so I saved the Mayo Football Podcast interview with Lee Keegan for the journey. Lee was extremely generous with his time, chatting with Mike for over an hour and the pod makes for compelling listening. What’s immediately apparent is that Lee is content with his decision to call time on his Mayo […]

EXCLUSIVE: chatting with Lee Keegan on the podcast

Lee Keegan has tonight given his first interview since he announced his retirement from inter-county football a few days ago. We’re delighted to reveal that he’s done this interview with Mike Finnerty on the Mayo Football Podcast. This new podcast episode, featuring an in-depth interview with Lee that runs to over an hour, is now online for club members on […]

Lee Keegan retires – Mayo Football Podcast 2023 E1

Lee Keegan’s retirement announcement earlier this week brings down the curtain on a glittering inter-county career. Since he made his Mayo debut in 2011, the Westport man won five All-Stars and was named Footballer of the Year in 2016. He won seven Connacht SFC medals and a National League medal as a Mayo player, earning plaudits far and wide for […]

Annual membership option now available for podcast club members with a 10% discount

We’ve now made our Mayo Football Podcast club membership available on an annual basis, so members can make a single payment to access all of our podcast content for a whole 12-month period. If you sign up for annual club membership you’ll get a 10% discount off the standard monthly fee, which means that annual membership is available for a discounted rate […]

Mayo manager update with Colm Keys – Mayo News football podcast 2022 E28

With Kerry and Galway set to contest this year’s All-Ireland final, for Mayo it’s a place on the sidelines as one of the two counties to beat them in this year’s Championship is set to claim the Sam Maguire later this month.  In this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast Rob Murphy is joined by Mike Finnerty and by Colm Keys […]

Podcast content for the weekend

It’s a big football weekend for the county, with All-Ireland Championship meetings with Kerry at both Minor and Senior levels. There’ll be plenty about both games here on the blog, of course, and over at the podcast there’ll be loads of audio content too, about which I want to give you a quick heads-up. Those of you who have signed […]