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Knockmore aiming for back-to-back LGFA titles

In what’s a packed weekend of club Championship action, Mayo LGFA have set up camp at the Connacht Centre of Excellence in Bekan, where a whole series of deciders are being played out. Top billing on the programme goes to the Senior final on Sunday. Champions Knockmore – who dethroned Carnacon last year and beat the former champions again in […]

Club Championships semi-final preview – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E42

It’s down to the last four in the race for the Moclair, Sweeney and McDonnell Cups as the club Championships within the county approach the business end. In this episode of the Mayo Football Podcast, specially extended for club members, host Rob Murphy is joined by Ger Flanagan and Stephen Drake as they look ahead to the Senior, Intermediate and […]

Intermediate and Junior club Championships quarter-final review – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E41

In the second of our club podcasts this week, Mike Finnerty and Edwin McGreal look back on last weekend’s Intermediate and Junior championship quarter-finals. They discuss how Ballyhaunis, Bohola Moy Davitts, Hollymount/Carramore and Kilmeena all advanced to the semi-finals at Intermediate level and how Cill Chomáin, Islandeady, Killala and Shrule/Glencorrib made it to the last four at Junior level.  They […]

Club Championship quarter-finals review – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E40

As the dust settles on the Mayo GAA club championships quarter-finals, in this latest episode of the Mayo Football Podcast Edwin McGreal and Stephen Drake join Mike Finnerty to reflect back on the senior matches played last weekend. They look back on wins for Westport, Ballina Stephenites, Castlebar Mitchels and Ballintubber and discuss how Garrymore, Claremorris, Knockmore and Breaffy all […]

Club Championship quarter-finals preview – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E39

The group stages of the Senior, Intermediate and Junior Championships concluded last weekend but there’s no rest for the clubs as this coming weekend it’s straight into the quarter-finals and relegation play-offs.  In this latest episode of the Mayo Football Podcast, specially extended for our club members, host Mike Finnerty is joined by Edwin McGreal and Stephen Drake to cast an […]

LGFA Championship down to the last four

This coming weekend is a massive one for men’s football in the county, with quarter-final ties set to be decided in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior Championships and with relegation play-off clashes taking place too as those involved strive desperately to retain their Senior or Intermediate status for next year. All that’s discussed in serious depth, by the way, in […]

Club Championship Round 3 preview – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E38

This weekend sees the completion of the group games in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior club Championships with places in the knockout stages to be claimed and relegation spots to be avoided in what promises to be an all-action two days of football. In this latest episode of the Mayo Football Podcast, specially extended for our club members, host Mike […]

The weekend’s fixtures

It’s the final round of group games this weekend in the Senior, Intermediate and Junior club Championships, with all issues relating both to advancement to the knockout stages and scrambling to avoid the relegation play-offs set to be decided. Here’s the weekend’s fixture schedule in full. Senior Championship GROUP 1 Westport v Mayo Gaels, Saturday 5pm at Páirc Naomh Muire, […]

Podcasts with the new management team

There was a media event at MacHale Park last night with new Mayo manager Kevin McStay, along with Stephen Rochford and Damien Mulligan who are both members of the new manager’s backroom team. There’s a fair bit of media coverage on this event since, including in the Irish Times, Irish Independent, Irish Examiner, Mayo News, RTÉ, The 42. Rob and […]

Club Championship second round review – Mayo Football Podcast 2022 E37

Two rounds of club Championship matches have now been played and while the ultimate destinations of the Moclair, Sweeney and McDonnell Cups remain open to speculation, it’s beginning to become clear who’s likely to be in the shake-up for glory at Senior, Intermediate and Junior level this year.   In this podcast episode, available to club members in specially extended format,  Mike […]