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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 […]

Team to face Sligo named

We’ve named our team for tomorrow’s Senior football challenge match against Sligo, the first game under the new management team headed by Kevin McStay. The match, which is being held in association with Mindspace Mayo to raise awareness about mental health issues, will be played at James Stephens Park, Ballina, where throw-in is 1pm. Here’s the starting fifteen we’ve named […]

LIVE: Mayo v Galway U20

Here, courtesy of TG4 Sport via YouTube, is the live stream from the Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence in Bekan of the Connacht U20 Football Championship preliminary round meeting of Mayo and Galway. Throw-in is 7pm this evening and the live stream is set to commence at 6.55pm. To watch the live stream from here on the blog all you […]

‘Here Comes the Weekend’ a podcast highlight this year

Those of you who have already signed up as podcast club members on Patreon will know all about the volume of podcast content we’ve made available so far this year. We have, to be precise, put online 38 podcast episodes since we launched the service back in January, with loads more in the same vein to come over too over […]

Monday match reports

The bad news is that it’s Monday morning once again. The good news, however, is that there’s a bit of online coverage about what was, for the greater part, a successful weekend for the county. Here goes: Men’s win over Armagh Locals: Connaught Telegraph, Mayo Advertiser, Belfast Live (live blog). Nationals: Irish Times, Irish Examiner, Irish Independent, Irish Sun, Irish […]

Podcast plans for the Dublin game

We’ve been counting down the days all week on the podcast ahead of the Dublin match tomorrow evening and there’ll be no let up either once the ball is thrown in at Croke Park. Our lead-in to this clash began on Tuesday when we released an episode for our club members on Patreon in which Mike was in conversation with […]

Dublin preview – Mayo News Football Podcast 2022 E6

All roads lead to Croke Park on Saturday night and in this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast we preview the latest meeting of Dublin and Mayo. James Horan is taking his team to HQ with three League points already in the bag to face a Dublin team who find themselves in unfamiliar surroundings after two rounds of the […]

Our week on Patreon – it’s been another busy one

Just another quick update about what we’ve been up to over on Patreon, where club members have again had to cope with a significant amount of podcast content and other stuff coming in their direction. The fun started on Discord on Sunday where we were across the matches at St Tiernach’s Park – where Mike, in effect, had a live […]

LGFA opener on this evening

The LGFA inter-county season gets underway this evening, with Mayo opening their NFL Division One campaign against Westmeath in the Connacht GAA Air Dome. Throw-in at the Dome is 7pm. We named our team for this evening’s match last night. Here it is: Mayo (LGFA NFL Division One v Westmeath, 12/2/2022): Aisling Tarpey (Foxrock Cabinteely); Éilis Ronayne (Davitts), Sherin El […]

Reliving Kilmeena’s day of glory

A quiet – or, perhaps, not so quiet – sense of satisfaction is sure to be settling in now way out west, as Kilmeena adjust to their newly elevated status in life, that of All-Ireland champions. They’re only the fourth ever Mayo club to win an All-Ireland club title, following in the footsteps of Crossmolina Deel Rovers, Ballina Stephenites and […]