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U20 team named

We’ve just named our match day panel for tomorrow evening’s Connacht U20 football semi-final against Leitrim at Páirc Seán MacDiarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon (throw-in 6.30pm). Here’s the full list we’ve named for this game: Mayo (Connacht U20 semi-final v Leitrim, 13/4/2022): Bryan O’Flaherty (Islandeady); Alfie Morrison (Louisburgh), Ruairí Keane (Mayo Gaels), Conal Dawson (Westport); Fenton Kelly (Davitts), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites), […]

U20 semi-final tomorrow evening will be live streamed

TG4’s excellent coverage of this year’s Connacht U20 football Championship continues this week, with simultaneous live streams on their YouTube channel of the two provincial semi-finals tomorrow evening. The link to the live stream for our match against Leitrim at Páirc Seán MacDiarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon is here and the one for the Sligo/Roscommon semi-final is here. Both games throw in […]

U20 tops in tempest conditions

For the first time in three years, penalties weren’t needed to separate Mayo and Galway in the Connacht U20 football Championship as the home side prevailed by 1-6 to 1-4 in dreadful weather at the Connacht GAA Centre of Excellence this evening. A shootout is always a bit of a lottery but the wild card in this one was the […]

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 […]

U20 team to play Galway named

We’ve named our match day panel for the game against Galway tomorrow evening in the preliminary round of the Connacht U20 football Championship. Here it is: Mayo (Connacht U20 Football Championship v Galway, 6/4/2022): Brian O’Flaherty (Islandeady); Alfie Morrison (Louisburgh), Ruairí Keane (Mayo Gaels), Conal Dawson (Westport); Fenton Kelly (Davitts), Sam Callinan (Ballina Stephenites), Aidan Cosgrove (Kiltimagh); Frank Irwin (Ballina […]

U20 Championship match on Wednesday to be live streamed by TG4

It’s probably no bad thing but there’s little time for moping over yesterday’s League final pasting as the county’s next significant challenge is heading straight in our direction. This is in the form of Wednesday evening’s Connacht U20 Championship quarter-final tie between ourselves and Galway, which throws in at the Connacht Centre of Excellence in Bekan at 7pm that evening. […]

U20 panel named

The Mayo U20 football panel for this year’s Championship was announced this evening. It includes players from nineteen different clubs and the full list (of 36 players) is as follows: Frank Irwin of Ballina Stephenites was confirmed yesterday as U20 captain for this year. His clubmate Dylan Thornton is vice-captain. Maurice Sheridan’s team open their provincial campaign, in what’s an […]

Contemplating Kildare

Time stands still for none of us so, with Round 6 behind us, on we rush to the final round of Division One action in this year’s National League. Our Round 7 opponents on Sunday are Kildare, it’s another home-away-from-home fixture for us, this time at Páirc Seán MacDiarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon. Throw-in is at the earlier time of 1.45pm, the […]

Any Other Craic? – Mayo News Football Podcast 2022 E8

With four rounds of National League matches already played, there’s a break in the action this coming weekend ahead of Mayo’s next assignment, a tough trip to Tralee to face Kerry. In this episode of the Mayo News Football Podcast, specially extended for our club members on Patreon, Mike sits down with Ed McGreal and Ger Flanagan for a general […]