Advertisement
Dublin: 12 °C Tuesday 21 September, 2021

#Keith Higgins

Keith Higgins captains Mayo to Croke Park hurling glory
# Nicky Rackard Cup
From The42
# Nicky Rackard Cup

Keith Higgins captains Mayo to Croke Park hurling glory

Jul 31st 2021, 6:42 PM 13,540 Views 5 Comments

The Green and Red stalwart scored 0-7 in a man-of-the-match display, before climbing the steps of the Hogan Stand.

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'
# Keith Higgins
From The42
# Keith Higgins

'If you'd asked me in 2005 would I be there for 16 years, I'd have said I'd be doing well to be there for six months'

Jan 29th 2021, 11:32 AM 6,007 Views 0 Comments

Mayo stalwart Keith Higgins on his inter-county retirement, how ‘lucky’ he was to get so long and his future with the county’s hurlers.

A defensive star for 16 seasons, was Higgins the best Mayo produced in modern era?
# Keith Higgins
From The42
# Keith Higgins

A defensive star for 16 seasons, was Higgins the best Mayo produced in modern era?

Jan 24th 2021, 6:35 PM 9,087 Views 15 Comments

The Mayo defensive great retired yesterday.

Four-time All-Star Higgins becomes the latest Mayo retirement
# Time To Say Goodbye
From The42
# Time To Say Goodbye

Four-time All-Star Higgins becomes the latest Mayo retirement

Jan 23rd 2021, 5:34 PM 11,197 Views 22 Comments

Keith Higgins excelled in both attacking and defensive positions throughout an impressive inter-county career.

'It’s a national title and you can nearly see with the supporters out there as well, everyone is just delighted'
# Keith Higgins
From The42
# Keith Higgins

'It’s a national title and you can nearly see with the supporters out there as well, everyone is just delighted'

Apr 3rd 2019, 2:23 PM 4,636 Views 16 Comments

The long-serving Mayo defender savoured Sunday’s victory at Croke Park.

Mayo delight as Keith Higgins returns to training with the football squad
# Boost
From The42
# Boost

Mayo delight as Keith Higgins returns to training with the football squad

Apr 3rd 2018, 1:18 PM 18,993 Views 13 Comments

The dual-star played solely with the county’s hurlers during the league, but rejoined Stephen Rochford’s panel last night.

Keith Higgins helps inspire Mayo hurlers to league title and promotion
# Dual Star
From The42
# Dual Star

Keith Higgins helps inspire Mayo hurlers to league title and promotion

Mar 18th 2018, 9:49 PM 12,773 Views 9 Comments

The well renowned Mayo footballer has been concentrating on the small game of late.

Higgins set to make his 129th Mayo senior appearance, while McCaffrey drops to Dublin bench
# All-ireland Finalists
From The42
# All-ireland Finalists

Higgins set to make his 129th Mayo senior appearance, while McCaffrey drops to Dublin bench

Mar 3rd 2017, 9:34 PM 6,381 Views 6 Comments

Stephen Rochford makes just one change, while Jim Gavin makes two.

Dublin defeat left Higgins with doubts but Mayo stalwart ready for 2017 challenge
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

Dublin defeat left Higgins with doubts but Mayo stalwart ready for 2017 challenge

Dec 23rd 2016, 8:00 AM 4,627 Views 5 Comments

Keith Higgins hopes Mayo’s U21 success can help to end the county’s 66-year wait for Sam Maguire.

No changes for Mayo team to face Westmeath
# As You Were
From The42
# As You Were

No changes for Mayo team to face Westmeath

Jul 29th 2016, 9:57 PM 4,383 Views 2 Comments

Stephen Rochford has opted for the same team that earned a convincing nine-point win over Kildare.

3-time Allstar Higgins and All-Ireland U21 winner Kenny named on Mayo hurling team
# Switching Codes
From The42
# Switching Codes

3-time Allstar Higgins and All-Ireland U21 winner Kenny named on Mayo hurling team

Jun 3rd 2016, 11:30 AM 6,324 Views 7 Comments

The McManus brothers from St Judes in Dublin also start for Mayo.

Cork and Mayo footballers in opposition camps for hurling final in Croke Park next Saturday
# Nicky Rackard Cup
From The42
# Nicky Rackard Cup

Cork and Mayo footballers in opposition camps for hurling final in Croke Park next Saturday

Jun 1st 2016, 4:43 PM 9,281 Views 0 Comments

Eoin Cadogan and Keith Higgins will have a key interest in the Nicky Rackard Cup final.

There are two big names back in the Mayo starting team to face Donegal
# Green And Red
From The42
# Green And Red

There are two big names back in the Mayo starting team to face Donegal

Feb 26th 2016, 9:21 PM 6,651 Views 3 Comments

Keith Higgins and Lee Keegan get the nod to start.

'It was nice to win a Connacht title but ultimately it was failure' - Mayo 2015 verdict
# Down In The Dumps
From The42
# Down In The Dumps

'It was nice to win a Connacht title but ultimately it was failure' - Mayo 2015 verdict

Sep 7th 2015, 12:05 AM 8,611 Views 9 Comments

Defeat tough to take once more for the Mayo captain.

Until James Horan came in you could choose the chipper over the gym according to Keith Higgins
# New Regime
From The42
# New Regime

Until James Horan came in you could choose the chipper over the gym according to Keith Higgins

Jun 12th 2015, 5:37 PM 7,976 Views 1 Comment

The Mayo captain says the mentality of the Mayo players changed dramatically under James Horan.

Mayo's football captain was never forced to stop playing hurling
# Dual Star
From The42
# Dual Star

Mayo's football captain was never forced to stop playing hurling

May 8th 2015, 8:01 PM 8,354 Views 3 Comments

Keith Higgins made the decision on his own according to Mayo joint-boss Noel Connelly.

'The battery didn't last too long on my phone the day I tweeted my fake retirement' - Keith Higgins
# Nothing To See Here
From The42
# Nothing To See Here

'The battery didn't last too long on my phone the day I tweeted my fake retirement' - Keith Higgins

Feb 25th 2015, 11:48 AM 6,035 Views 0 Comments

And the Mayo man worries he won’t be believed when he actually hangs up his boots.

Not only is he not retiring, Keith Higgins is actually the new Mayo football captain
# Leader
From The42
# Leader

Not only is he not retiring, Keith Higgins is actually the new Mayo football captain

Jan 3rd 2015, 11:59 AM 5,266 Views 14 Comments

Cillian O’Connor has been named vice-captain by managers Noel Connelly and Pat Holmes.

Mayo GAA confirm that Keith Higgins is NOT retiring
# Confusion
From The42
# Confusion

Mayo GAA confirm that Keith Higgins is NOT retiring

Dec 27th 2014, 5:13 PM 5,335 Views 4 Comments

The star’s Twitter account previously indicated he was “calling it a day”.

Keith Higgins and Neil McGee are certs, but who will complete the Allstar full-back line?
# Last Line Of Defence
From The42
# Last Line Of Defence

Keith Higgins and Neil McGee are certs, but who will complete the Allstar full-back line?

Oct 21st 2014, 6:45 AM 3,820 Views 1 Comment

Paul Murphy, Eamon McGee and Fionn Fitzgerald lead the race for the third position.

Portumna in fortunate semi-final win while Keith Higgins leads Ballyhaunis to Mayo SHC crown
# Tight Affair
From The42
# Tight Affair

Portumna in fortunate semi-final win while Keith Higgins leads Ballyhaunis to Mayo SHC crown

Oct 12th 2014, 7:15 PM 8,470 Views 0 Comments

Portumna’s opponents Craughwell will rue 19 wides while Four Roads and Kiltale also picked up county titles earlier today.

5 reasons why Mayo can win the All-Ireland senior football title
# Mayo4Sam
From The42
# Mayo4Sam

5 reasons why Mayo can win the All-Ireland senior football title

Aug 18th 2014, 7:15 PM 9,194 Views 24 Comments

The positional switches of Keith Higgins, Aidan O’Shea and Mayo’s hunger to claim Sam could see them end the famine this September.

Keith Higgins: 'It's a game we could have won, we had the chances'
# Gutted
From The42
# Gutted

Keith Higgins: 'It's a game we could have won, we had the chances'

Sep 23rd 2013, 12:07 PM 2,360 Views 1 Comment

The Mayo player was left to ponder what might have been, following their defeat by Dublin.

In pictures: Meet your 2012 GAA GPA football All-Stars
# All-Stars
From The42
# All-Stars

In pictures: Meet your 2012 GAA GPA football All-Stars

Oct 25th 2012, 7:31 AM 9,503 Views 11 Comments

Unsurprisingly, champions Donegal lead the way with eight awards.

Cosgrove: 'Telepathic' Brogans will bring out the best in each other
# Brothers In Arms
From The42
# Brothers In Arms

Cosgrove: 'Telepathic' Brogans will bring out the best in each other

Aug 31st 2012, 1:48 PM 418 Views 1 Comment

Former Dublin star Ray Cosgrove feels that Alan Brogan’s presence will help his younger brother return to form against Mayo on Sunday.

Well played: here's your Gaelic football team of the week
# Championship 2012
From The42
# Championship 2012

Well played: here's your Gaelic football team of the week

Jun 25th 2012, 10:31 AM 1,220 Views 1 Comment

Ewan McKenna runs through his best XV from yesterday’s two provincial semi-finals. Do you agree?