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Minors make it four from four

The county’s Minor footballers rounded off the round-robin phase of this year’s Connacht MFC with a fourth win from four outings. Well ahead at half-time, the Mayo lads withstood a determined Sligo second half fightback at a sun-washed Markievicz Park this evening, winning by 1-12 to 0-11. With qualification for the provincial final already assured, we made seven changes for […]

The weekend’s matches

It’s already time to look ahead to the matches involving the county this weekend. There’s underage football for the lads, U16 camogie, hurling and, in women’s football, a Connacht final to look forward to. The Minors get the weekend’s action underway on Friday evening when they travel to Sligo for a Connacht MFC Round 5 meeting at Markievicz Park. Throw-in […]

The weekend’s games

There are football, hurling and camogie matches involving the county this weekend. Here are the relevant details. Let’s start with the camogie. The county’s Minor camogie team play Cavan on Saturday in the All-Ireland Minor C semi-final. The match takes place at Duggan Park, Ballinasloe, where throw-in is 2.30pm. The ticket link is here. We also have two hurling matches […]

Mayo Football Podcast episode: U20s second best to Sligo

Mayo crashed out of the Connacht Under-20 championship this evening after losing to Sligo by five points in Castlebar. Rob and Mike were there and they reflect on a disappointing end to Mayo’s season on a night when Sligo’s superb second half proved decisive. Rob also spoke afterwards with both managers, Peadar Gardiner and Paul Henry. This new podcast episode […]

U20s overrun by Sligo’s second half surge

Our hopes for progression in this year’s highly competitive Connacht U20 Championship bit the dust in decisive fashion at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park this evening. In a classic game of two halves, we went in at the break four points ahead of defending champions Sligo but we had no answer to their strong second half surge. We went down by […]

U20 match day panel named for tomorrow evening

The county’s U20s face defending Connacht champions Sligo in a crunch Round 5 clash tomorrow evening. The game throws in at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park at 6.30pm and here’s the match day panel we’ve named for it, the list also including those on the extended U20 panel: Mayo (Connacht U20 Championship v Sligo, 17/4/2024): David Dolan (Balla); Rio Mortimer (Claremorris), […]

Ticketing details for Wednesday and Sunday

Just a quick one to point you towards the ticket links for Wednesday evening’s U20 match against Sligo and Sunday’s game against Roscommon, with tickets now on sale for both games. The ticket link for the Connacht U20 Round 5 match against Sligo, which takes place at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park on Wednesday evening (throw-in 6.30pm) is here. The ticket […]

Hurlers claim Division 3A title + U20s win too

It was victory on the double for hurling teams from the county this weekend. This afternoon at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park the Senior hurlers rounded off a perfect NHL Division 3A campaign by getting the better of Sligo in the final by three points. With a 100% winning record in the division coming in to today’s decider, our lads were […]

U20s + this weekend’s matches

The U20 footballers are back in Connacht Championship action tomorrow evening and then it’s hurling and camogie at the weekend. Here’s some details on these upcoming games. For the U20s, it’s a Round 2 meeting with Galway, a match that throws in at Hastings Insurance MacHale Park at 7pm tomorrow evening. The match is being streamed live by Connacht GAA […]