Advertisement
Dublin: 16 °C Tuesday 21 September, 2021

#expert view

'Kieran spent more time going around to the Kildare lads to commiserate than celebrating'
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

'Kieran spent more time going around to the Kildare lads to commiserate than celebrating'

Jul 30th 2017, 6:00 AM 21,706 Views 4 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle on Armagh’s impressive win, Kildare coming up short and McGeeney’s managerial input.

Analysis: How Stephen Cluxton has completely changed the role of a goalkeeper in the game
# All-Ireland SFC
From The42
# All-Ireland SFC

Analysis: How Stephen Cluxton has completely changed the role of a goalkeeper in the game

Jul 17th 2017, 5:26 PM 20,317 Views 32 Comments

A closer look at the influence of Dublin’s brilliant leader.

Analysis: Mayo clicking again, Clare's serious progress and Aidan O'Shea finding his form
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Mayo clicking again, Clare's serious progress and Aidan O'Shea finding his form

Jul 10th 2017, 8:30 PM 20,223 Views 18 Comments

The42′s analyst Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game in Ennis.

Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Kildare's physicality and pace key as Meath's lack of tackling and aggression prove costly

Jun 19th 2017, 9:39 PM 13,415 Views 1 Comment

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game.

Analysis: More adventure from Galway, Mayo slow and laborious, Comer the perfect target man
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: More adventure from Galway, Mayo slow and laborious, Comer the perfect target man

Jun 13th 2017, 11:50 AM 14,563 Views 4 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Sunday’s clash between Galway and Mayo.

Analysis: Cork's first-half fear, Tipp kickouts, the danger of pushing up and Collins goal creation
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Cork's first-half fear, Tipp kickouts, the danger of pushing up and Collins goal creation

Jun 12th 2017, 2:56 PM 3,570 Views 0 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look on Saturday’s clash between Cork and Tipperary.

Positive signs for Kildare and Meath, Carlow deserve credit and sympathy for Diarmuid Connolly
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Positive signs for Kildare and Meath, Carlow deserve credit and sympathy for Diarmuid Connolly

Jun 5th 2017, 5:53 PM 9,393 Views 15 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle looks back at a hectic weekend of Leinster football action.

Clare forward duo on fire, costly Limerick defensive mistakes and Munster final intrigue
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Clare forward duo on fire, costly Limerick defensive mistakes and Munster final intrigue

Jun 5th 2017, 8:15 AM 6,239 Views 2 Comments

The42′s hurling columnist John Gardiner looks back at yesterday’s Munster semi-final.

John Gardiner: Cork needed to do something drastic after last year, but nobody saw this coming
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

John Gardiner: Cork needed to do something drastic after last year, but nobody saw this coming

May 21st 2017, 8:22 PM 27,993 Views 32 Comments

The42.ie’s columnist reflects on Cork’s brilliant victory over All-Ireland champions Tipperary in Thurles.

'Monaco are the most exciting, young team to watch in Europe with the most underrated manager'
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

'Monaco are the most exciting, young team to watch in Europe with the most underrated manager'

May 3rd 2017, 1:33 PM 4,875 Views 0 Comments

French football expert Philippe Auclair gives us his thoughts on the Champions League semi-finalists ahead of tonight’s first leg.

A superb European youngster and the Polish Zlatan: how Anderlecht can conjure a surprise
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

A superb European youngster and the Polish Zlatan: how Anderlecht can conjure a surprise

Apr 13th 2017, 7:21 PM 5,377 Views 5 Comments

Youri Tielemans is crucial but there’s more to the team than just him, as Belgian football expert Mark Rodden explains.

Analysis: Kerry's attacks and pressure on kickouts tests Dublin but decision making proves costly
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Kerry's attacks and pressure on kickouts tests Dublin but decision making proves costly

Mar 20th 2017, 9:00 PM 17,463 Views 48 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll looks back at Saturday’s showdown.

Analysis: Putting Colm Cooper on the back foot, the McKaigue factor, Slaughtneil's high press
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Putting Colm Cooper on the back foot, the McKaigue factor, Slaughtneil's high press

Mar 16th 2017, 3:30 PM 3,598 Views 0 Comments

The42′s columnist takes a closer look at Chrissy McKaigue’s role for Slaughtneil.

Analysis: The skill and class of Cooper and O'Leary have been key to Dr Crokes' All-Ireland club hopes
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: The skill and class of Cooper and O'Leary have been key to Dr Crokes' All-Ireland club hopes

Mar 14th 2017, 5:07 PM 10,402 Views 5 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at the Kerry senior attacking duo before the All-Ireland senior club final.

Analysis: Mayo's first-half shambles and Dublin's clever attacking
# Dublin
From The42
# Dublin

Analysis: Mayo's first-half shambles and Dublin's clever attacking

Mar 6th 2017, 5:24 PM 16,810 Views 14 Comments

The42 columnist Rob Carroll on Dublin’s dominant victory on Saturday night.

Analysis: How Tyrone's sweeper and tackling nearly ended the Dubs' unbeaten run
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: How Tyrone's sweeper and tackling nearly ended the Dubs' unbeaten run

Feb 13th 2017, 5:36 PM 14,552 Views 18 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday night’s game.

By sticking to some redundant idea of what it takes to win, Ireland are losing
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

By sticking to some redundant idea of what it takes to win, Ireland are losing

Feb 8th 2017, 2:50 PM 21,204 Views 75 Comments

Former Leinster and Munster back Eoghan Hickey takes a closer look at Ireland’s gung-ho approach to getting points on the board.

Analysis: Connolly with St Vincent's - football quality, speed of thought and fear for opponents
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Connolly with St Vincent's - football quality, speed of thought and fear for opponents

Dec 12th 2016, 4:55 PM 10,621 Views 10 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at yesterday’s Leinster club final.

Analysis: Corofin benefit from kick passing as shooting costs Castlebar in Connacht club thriller
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Corofin benefit from kick passing as shooting costs Castlebar in Connacht club thriller

Nov 14th 2016, 4:44 PM 11,951 Views 3 Comments

Analyst Rob Carroll breaks down Corofin’s victory over Castlebar Mitchels yesterday.

Analysis: Mayo goalkeeper, Dublin's movement, Keegan goal, deserved champions
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Mayo goalkeeper, Dublin's movement, Keegan goal, deserved champions

Oct 3rd 2016, 9:30 PM 27,175 Views 17 Comments

The42.ie’s columnist Rob Carroll looks back at another superb showdown.

Johnny Doyle: Fantastic Dublin, Mayo agony and wrong black card calls
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Fantastic Dublin, Mayo agony and wrong black card calls

Oct 2nd 2016, 5:00 PM 26,929 Views 30 Comments

The curtain came down on the 2016 Gaelic football season yesterday.

Crazy own goals, Dublin's quiet attack, belief for Mayo and Jim Gavin's honesty
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Crazy own goals, Dublin's quiet attack, belief for Mayo and Jim Gavin's honesty

Sep 19th 2016, 9:25 PM 33,932 Views 44 Comments

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle reflects on yesterday’s battle.

Analysis: Own goals, Dublin's shooting under pressure, Mayo's ferocious tackling
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Own goals, Dublin's shooting under pressure, Mayo's ferocious tackling

Sep 19th 2016, 1:15 PM 21,918 Views 10 Comments

The42′s columnist Rob Carroll casts an eye over yesterday’s drawn All-Ireland football final.

Analysis: How Tipperary finally overcame Kilkenny to claim All-Ireland senior hurling glory
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: How Tipperary finally overcame Kilkenny to claim All-Ireland senior hurling glory

Sep 5th 2016, 3:00 PM 28,161 Views 18 Comments

Tipperary’s 2001 All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne takes a closer look at the key factors that resulted in another Liam MacCarthy Cup win for the Premier County.

John Gardiner: Relentless Tipp left Kilkenny searching for answers they simply didn't have
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

John Gardiner: Relentless Tipp left Kilkenny searching for answers they simply didn't have

Sep 4th 2016, 10:21 PM 23,649 Views 35 Comments

The42′s hurling analyst breaks down an epic Tipperary performance and where it all went wrong for Cody’s Cats.

Analysis: Kerry's long ball tactic, Cluxton's kickouts, fouls hurt Kerry, Dublin's process triumphs
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Kerry's long ball tactic, Cluxton's kickouts, fouls hurt Kerry, Dublin's process triumphs

Aug 29th 2016, 4:40 PM 23,543 Views 18 Comments

The42′s columnist looks back at yesterday’s epic clash.

Johnny Doyle: Dublin's great leaders, Kerry immense, a genuine Croker classic
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Dublin's great leaders, Kerry immense, a genuine Croker classic

Aug 29th 2016, 8:00 AM 33,812 Views 93 Comments

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back on one of the best games he has ever seen.

Analysis: Barry Moran's impact, patchy Mayo, key turnovers and Tipperary's brave football approach
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Barry Moran's impact, patchy Mayo, key turnovers and Tipperary's brave football approach

Aug 22nd 2016, 5:27 PM 11,974 Views 3 Comments

Stephen Rochford’s team triumphed as Liam Kearns side fell short.

Johnny Doyle: Mayo's consistency, brilliant Andy Moran, Tipp's special campaign
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Mayo's consistency, brilliant Andy Moran, Tipp's special campaign

Aug 22nd 2016, 11:45 AM 15,311 Views 30 Comments

The42.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back on the opening 2016 All-Ireland SFC semi-final.

Tipp's goal threat, the Bonner Maher effect and THAT Eoin Murphy catch
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Tipp's goal threat, the Bonner Maher effect and THAT Eoin Murphy catch

Aug 15th 2016, 2:00 PM 20,617 Views 11 Comments

All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne runs the rule over All-Ireland semi-final victories for his native Tipperary and 4 September opponents Kilkenny.

Analysis: Dublin's attacking style, Cluxton kickout influence and Dubs dabble in dark arts
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Dublin's attacking style, Cluxton kickout influence and Dubs dabble in dark arts

Aug 9th 2016, 5:00 PM 18,606 Views 27 Comments

Columnist Rob Carroll takes a closer look at last Saturday’s game in Croke Park.

Analysis: How Mayo's intelligent attacking play took down the Ulster champions
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: How Mayo's intelligent attacking play took down the Ulster champions

Aug 8th 2016, 5:00 PM 14,282 Views 18 Comments

Rob Carroll breaks down Saturday’s All-Ireland SFC quarter-final clash at Croke Park.

Analysis: Waterford's attacking threat, war in the skies and spare man dilemma against Kilkenny
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Waterford's attacking threat, war in the skies and spare man dilemma against Kilkenny

Aug 8th 2016, 1:13 PM 16,051 Views 25 Comments

All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne dissects Waterford and Kilkenny’s thrilling All-Ireland semi-final stalemate at Croke Park.

John Gardiner: Waterford's brilliance, Kilkenny's survival instincts and an incredible contest
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

John Gardiner: Waterford's brilliance, Kilkenny's survival instincts and an incredible contest

Aug 7th 2016, 9:30 PM 23,754 Views 20 Comments

The42.ie’s columnist reflects on an epic game in Croke Park.

Analysis: Mayo turnovers, Andy Moran is key, shaky Donegal defending, McBrearty's vital role
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Mayo turnovers, Andy Moran is key, shaky Donegal defending, McBrearty's vital role

Aug 3rd 2016, 4:50 PM 16,722 Views 18 Comments

Football analyst Rob Carroll looks at how Mayo and Donegal can try to stop Tyrone and Dublin.

Analysis: Galway destroy the Clare sweeper, a stunning Joe show and Waterford worries
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Galway destroy the Clare sweeper, a stunning Joe show and Waterford worries

Jul 25th 2016, 5:00 PM 19,086 Views 7 Comments

All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne takes a closer look at the factors behind victories for Galway and Waterford in yesterday’s All-Ireland senior hurling quarter-finals.

Analysis: How Tyrone finally wrestled back their Ulster crown from Donegal
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: How Tyrone finally wrestled back their Ulster crown from Donegal

Jul 18th 2016, 5:08 PM 16,503 Views 52 Comments

GAA analyst Rob Carroll talks us through a tactically-absorbing Ulster SFC final.

Analysis: Numbers don't add up for Roscommon but Galway let them off the hook
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Numbers don't add up for Roscommon but Galway let them off the hook

Jul 11th 2016, 3:28 PM 22,043 Views 14 Comments

Football analyst Rob Carroll breaks down the tactical battle that led to yesterday’s Connacht final stalemate.

Analysis: Waterford systems failure, John McGrath magic and Tipp's unsung heroes
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Waterford systems failure, John McGrath magic and Tipp's unsung heroes

Jul 11th 2016, 1:25 PM 19,326 Views 6 Comments

All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne takes a closer look at the factors behind his native Tipperary’s demolition job on Waterford at the Gaelic Grounds.

Analysis: Naive Galway crumble under pressure again and a tribute to Kilkenny's unsung hero
# Expert View
From The42
# Expert View

Analysis: Naive Galway crumble under pressure again and a tribute to Kilkenny's unsung hero

Jul 4th 2016, 12:40 PM 19,490 Views 24 Comments

All-Ireland winning captain Tommy Dunne dissects Kilkenny’s victory over Galway in yesterday’s Leinster senior hurling final.