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Mayo Football Podcast bonus column: Mayo need a statement performance

Former Mayo player and four-time All-Star Colm Boyle has been a regular voice on the Mayo Football Podcast for some time. Today Colm makes his debut as a columnist on Patreon for our club members, where he argues that some tweaks are needed to our formation for the Cavan game, in which, he reckons, we need to see a statement […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Here come the Cavan men

Defeat to Galway means that Mayo must regroup for an All-Ireland Group Stage match against Cavan next Saturday evening.  So Mike and Paddy Finnegan join Rob to look ahead to the counties’ first championship meeting since 2007 through the prism of the Connacht final setback.  The lads talk about the mood in the county, what has to change next weekend […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Final Whistle – Mayo ladies lose to Galway

Galway are Connacht LGFA senior champions again after a 1-11 to to 0-9 victory over Mayo in Kiltoom on Sunday. Rob Murphy and John look back at the game and we hear from Mayo manager Liam McHale and captain Saoirse Lally. As an added bonus Liam McHale chats to us about the Mayo men in the wake of the Connacht […]

Ladies lose out to Galway in Connacht decider

Mayo this afternoon lost their LGFA Connacht SFC crown, as they came off second best to Galway in the provincial decider at Kiltoom on a scoreline of 1-11 to 0-9. On what was a perfect afternoon for football, with bright sunshine and light winds at this well-appointed, elevated venue with view of Lough Ree away in the background, this was […]

Team named to play Galway tomorrow

It’s Connacht final day in the LGFA tomorrow, with ourselves and Galway one again facing off in the provincial Senior final. The match throws in at 2pm in St Brigid’s, Kiltoom, and it’ll be followed by the Intermediate final at 4pm in which Leitrim play Roscommon. We’ve named our team for tomorrow’s game. Here it is: Mayo (LGFA Connacht SFC […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Recently on the podcast

In this new Recently on the Podcast show, Mike and John look back at audio our Patreon club members will already have heard from the latest Connacht Championship game involving the Minors. We also review some of our podcast coverage that was recorded leading up to and after Sunday’s Connacht SFC final against Galway at Pearse Stadium. From the Final Whistle […]

Mayo Football Podcast bonus column: Five talking points for Mayo fans this week

We’ve another new columnist for our Patreon club members, in the form of Mayo Football Podcast regular Ger Flanagan. In his column, Ger sets out five talking points that are likely to be exercising the minds of Mayo supporters in the wake of the county’s one-point loss to Galway in last Sunday’s Connacht final. This bonus column is now online […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Revisiting the Connacht final

Last Sunday’s defeat to Galway has left a lot of Mayo people looking for answers. So we asked Billy Joe Padden and Colm Keyes of the Irish Independent to join Rob and Mike to reflect on the match, Mayo’s performance and some of the main talking points. They look at where the game was won and lost, talk about the […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: Mayo beaten by Galway

A last gap Connor Gleeson free saw Galway beat Mayo in today’s Connacht final at Pearse Stadium. On the podcast joining host Rob Murphy are Colm Boyle, John Gunnigan and Mike Finnerty. Barry Cullinane stops by and we also have the post game interview from Kevin McStay. This new podcast episode is now online and is available to our club […]