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Mayo enter 'do or die' territory, Tyrone bid to avoid giant-killing and Ulster big guns clash
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Mayo enter 'do or die' territory, Tyrone bid to avoid giant-killing and Ulster big guns clash

Jun 20th 2019, 5:34 PM 10,291 Views 11 Comments

5 talking points ahead of this weekend’s All-Ireland SFC round 2 qualifiers.

Rossies book Super 8s, Cunningham's impact and can Galway save their season?
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Rossies book Super 8s, Cunningham's impact and can Galway save their season?

Jun 16th 2019, 7:56 PM 9,113 Views 4 Comments

5 talking points after Roscommon dethroned Galway in Salthill.

Injuries, lack of goals, loss of form - where did it go wrong for the Galway hurlers?
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Injuries, lack of goals, loss of form - where did it go wrong for the Galway hurlers?

Jun 16th 2019, 11:24 AM 29,062 Views 51 Comments

21 months after their All-Ireland triumph, Galway’s season is over in mid-June.

Cody's half-time changes prove crucial but nothing beats Kilkenny's hunger for work
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Cody's half-time changes prove crucial but nothing beats Kilkenny's hunger for work

May 12th 2019, 11:14 AM 6,288 Views 1 Comment

The Cats pulled off a nine-point swing in an impressive second-half showing.

The Dubs are beatable and 4 more things we learned from the football league campaign
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The Dubs are beatable and 4 more things we learned from the football league campaign

Apr 1st 2019, 8:00 PM 24,901 Views 39 Comments

The Dubs are beatable, their rivals are growing in confidence and Leinster counties are on the rise.

Limerick are hurling's top dogs, fifth straight final defeat for Waterford and league reflections
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Limerick are hurling's top dogs, fifth straight final defeat for Waterford and league reflections

Mar 31st 2019, 8:29 PM 9,461 Views 6 Comments

5 talking points after Limerick’s Division 1 final win over Waterford.

The big talking points for all this weekend’s football and hurling league finals
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The big talking points for all this weekend’s football and hurling league finals

Mar 29th 2019, 10:24 AM 4,274 Views 0 Comments

Croke Park hosts the matches this Saturday and Sunday.

5 debutants who shone, McManus the early star of advanced mark and major spotlight on referees
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5 debutants who shone, McManus the early star of advanced mark and major spotlight on referees

Updated Jan 28th 2019, 5:09 PM 23,291 Views 11 Comments

Lots to digest as the Allianz Leagues returned over the weekend.

Wilderness to Leinster champions - Mullinalaghta story sums up magic of club game
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Wilderness to Leinster champions - Mullinalaghta story sums up magic of club game

Dec 9th 2018, 8:05 PM 27,776 Views 17 Comments

The Longford champions pulled off the greatest win in the club’s history today.

Kenny's departure gives Dundalk owners a dose of League of Ireland's harsh reality
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Kenny's departure gives Dundalk owners a dose of League of Ireland's harsh reality

Nov 26th 2018, 5:23 PM 10,879 Views 3 Comments

The Lilywhites must appoint a new manager just weeks after winning their second double in four seasons.

Mullinalaghta's historic moment, Crokes run riot again and Burke rounds off year in style
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Mullinalaghta's historic moment, Crokes run riot again and Burke rounds off year in style

Nov 25th 2018, 6:43 PM 10,666 Views 2 Comments

5 talking points after the weekend’s provincial club football action.

Quick-fix appointment could waste a huge opportunity for Irish football
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Quick-fix appointment could waste a huge opportunity for Irish football

Nov 22nd 2018, 11:34 AM 5,600 Views 6 Comments

The FAI must resist the lure of a stop-gap hire for the senior manager’s role, writes John O’Sullivan.

Ireland's devoted followers deserve more than propaganda about phoney progress
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Ireland's devoted followers deserve more than propaganda about phoney progress

Nov 20th 2018, 6:04 PM 9,444 Views 15 Comments

In spite of the current malaise, the Irish team had substantial support last night in Aarhus.

Which of the GAA's radical rule changes would actually improve Gaelic football?
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Which of the GAA's radical rule changes would actually improve Gaelic football?

Oct 3rd 2018, 6:17 PM 6,421 Views 7 Comments

A number of the SCPR’s proposals could help promote attacking play, while one or two should be dumped.

The big talking points ahead of Sunday’s clash between Dublin and Tyrone
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The big talking points ahead of Sunday’s clash between Dublin and Tyrone

Aug 29th 2018, 5:35 PM 5,577 Views 4 Comments

Can Tyrone stop Dublin’s four-in-a-row bid?

Limerick's heroic defensive display, their impressive run to All-Ireland glory and below-par Galway
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Limerick's heroic defensive display, their impressive run to All-Ireland glory and below-par Galway

Aug 19th 2018, 9:07 PM 13,606 Views 17 Comments

5 talking points after Limerick ended a 45-year wait for an All-Ireland title.

The big talking points ahead of Sunday’s clash between Limerick and Galway
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The big talking points ahead of Sunday’s clash between Limerick and Galway

Aug 16th 2018, 4:31 PM 8,002 Views 9 Comments

The climax of the All-Ireland hurling championship is upon us.

No such thing as bad publicity for UFC as McGregor makes swift return from long hiatus
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No such thing as bad publicity for UFC as McGregor makes swift return from long hiatus

Aug 5th 2018, 6:53 PM 17,470 Views 11 Comments

The MMA organisation should spare us the lip service about codes of conduct when their stars step out of line.

Canning calls out Galway's 'doubters', O'Donnell's wonder goal and Clare miss their chance
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Canning calls out Galway's 'doubters', O'Donnell's wonder goal and Clare miss their chance

Aug 5th 2018, 5:44 PM 22,823 Views 32 Comments

5 talking points after Galway’s All-Ireland semi-final replay win over Clare in Thurles.

Galway sweating over the fitness of Canning and McInerney ahead of Clare replay
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Galway sweating over the fitness of Canning and McInerney ahead of Clare replay

Jul 28th 2018, 9:25 PM 18,828 Views 10 Comments

Both players left the action with injuries today.

Clare's long-awaited return to Croker, Galway's attacking riches and key match-ups
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Clare's long-awaited return to Croker, Galway's attacking riches and key match-ups

Jul 28th 2018, 7:00 AM 20,656 Views 11 Comments

5 talking points ahead of today’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final between Galway and Clare.

Will Davy Fitz stay with Wexford, Dublin-Tyrone similarities and Roscommon's dilemma
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Will Davy Fitz stay with Wexford, Dublin-Tyrone similarities and Roscommon's dilemma

Jul 17th 2018, 5:30 PM 8,158 Views 15 Comments

We take a look back at some interesting aspects from the weekend’s GAA action.

Limerick's first win over the Cats in 45 years, Kilkenny show their heart and Cork up next
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Limerick's first win over the Cats in 45 years, Kilkenny show their heart and Cork up next

Jul 15th 2018, 5:29 PM 17,592 Views 16 Comments

5 talking points after Limerick’s 0-27 to 1-22 All-Ireland hurling quarter-final victory over Kilkenny.

Analysis: The rise of 'quarter-back' goalkeepers and why they'll light up the Super 8s
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Analysis: The rise of 'quarter-back' goalkeepers and why they'll light up the Super 8s

Jul 14th 2018, 7:05 AM 15,848 Views 12 Comments

Stephen Cluxton transformed the position but now a number of goalkeepers are gunning for his throne.

The power of momentum, dominant Daniel Flynn and Galway coming to Newbridge
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The power of momentum, dominant Daniel Flynn and Galway coming to Newbridge

Jul 8th 2018, 12:04 AM 9,851 Views 3 Comments

5 talking points after Kildare sealed their place in the Super 8s with a convincing win over Fermanagh.

Who'll fall at the last Super 8s hurdle, can Kildare back-up Newbridge and will Cork show up?
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Who'll fall at the last Super 8s hurdle, can Kildare back-up Newbridge and will Cork show up?

Updated Jul 7th 2018, 12:00 PM 21,101 Views 13 Comments

5 key questions ahead of the weekend’s All-Ireland football qualifier round 4 action.

One of the games of the summer, Galway's late heroics and Rory O'Connor class
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One of the games of the summer, Galway's late heroics and Rory O'Connor class

Jul 4th 2018, 11:39 PM 13,263 Views 6 Comments

3 talking points after Galway edged Wexford out after extra-time to lift the Leinster U21 hurling crown.

Did Burke's 'fear' comments rile up the Cats, Kilkenny's late fightback and replay venue controversy
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Did Burke's 'fear' comments rile up the Cats, Kilkenny's late fightback and replay venue controversy

Jul 1st 2018, 7:40 PM 14,909 Views 22 Comments

5 talking points after Galway and Kilkenny played out an entertaining Leinster SHC final draw.

The return of Lee Keegan, Durcan's epic battle with Quinlivan and Tipperary wilt in final quarter
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The return of Lee Keegan, Durcan's epic battle with Quinlivan and Tipperary wilt in final quarter

Jun 23rd 2018, 8:14 PM 10,898 Views 10 Comments

5 talking points after Mayo’s 1-18 to 1-11 round 2 qualifier win over Tipperary at Semple Stadium.

Galway avoid another big day implosion but question marks remain over their All-Ireland credentials
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Galway avoid another big day implosion but question marks remain over their All-Ireland credentials

Jun 18th 2018, 6:30 PM 7,608 Views 7 Comments

“It was important here to show who we are,” Kevin Walsh said after a fine second-half display delivered the Connacht crown.

Galway heading to Super 8s, Shane Walsh shows his class and Roscommon rue missed chances
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Galway heading to Super 8s, Shane Walsh shows his class and Roscommon rue missed chances

Jun 17th 2018, 7:38 PM 9,369 Views 12 Comments

5 talking points after Galway defeated Roscommon by four points to lift the Connacht crown.

Early Friend arrival a boost to help Connacht ease summer of transition
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Early Friend arrival a boost to help Connacht ease summer of transition

May 24th 2018, 6:45 PM 6,436 Views 4 Comments

Connacht’s new head coach will have ample time to mull over captaincy and structures when he lands in Galway next month.

'I think he’ll regret not talking to them' - Eoin Kelly on Michael Ryan's refusal to speak to media
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'I think he’ll regret not talking to them' - Eoin Kelly on Michael Ryan's refusal to speak to media

May 21st 2018, 9:30 PM 29,733 Views 11 Comments

The Tipperary manager did not engage with the media after his side’s opening Munster SHC defeat to Limerick.

Bertie and Barroso dream up the Halloween party of Leo's nightmares
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Bertie and Barroso dream up the Halloween party of Leo's nightmares

Apr 24th 2018, 6:05 AM 17,656 Views 36 Comments

Bertie Ahern advises on the art of politics.

9th national title for Jim Gavin, Galway prove they belong at this level and Dublin's injury worries
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9th national title for Jim Gavin, Galway prove they belong at this level and Dublin's injury worries

Apr 1st 2018, 8:09 PM 14,650 Views 13 Comments

5 talking points after Dublin regained the league title they lost a year ago.

Cuala join an elite band of clubs, Na Piarsaigh's character and refereeing decisions
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Cuala join an elite band of clubs, Na Piarsaigh's character and refereeing decisions

Mar 24th 2018, 10:12 PM 15,328 Views 17 Comments

5 talking points after Cuala’s three-point win over Na Piarsaigh in the All-Ireland club hurling final replay.

Na Piarsaigh suspensions, Cuala's bid for history, Corofin and Nemo offenses - Club finals talking points
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Na Piarsaigh suspensions, Cuala's bid for history, Corofin and Nemo offenses - Club finals talking points

Mar 17th 2018, 7:45 AM 7,672 Views 3 Comments

Four massive clubs arrive in Croke Park today bidding for All-Ireland glory.

Absentees on both sides but Dublin's method of coping shows the challenge Kerry face
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Absentees on both sides but Dublin's method of coping shows the challenge Kerry face

Mar 12th 2018, 6:30 PM 7,352 Views 1 Comment

Dublin are on the cusp of a sixth league final place in a row.

Keegan and Connolly return to the field, Mayo's poor free-taking and Mannion shines for Dubs
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Keegan and Connolly return to the field, Mayo's poor free-taking and Mannion shines for Dubs

Feb 24th 2018, 10:21 PM 12,240 Views 7 Comments

5 talking points after Dublin’s four-point win over Mayo tonight.

David O'Leary: 'The likes of Sir Alex and Arsene are a dying breed, and going to be a thing of the past'
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David O'Leary: 'The likes of Sir Alex and Arsene are a dying breed, and going to be a thing of the past'

Dec 29th 2017, 8:59 PM 5,825 Views 11 Comments

Arsene Wenger has spent over 20 years at the helm in Arsenal and needs just one more game to set a new Premier League record.