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'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career
# Documentary
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# Documentary

'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career

Apr 23rd 2021, 7:35 AM 8,543 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford All-Ireland winning boss is the subject of the latest Laochra Gael documentary.

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series
# Spotlight
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# Spotlight

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series

Mar 18th 2021, 7:15 PM 9,770 Views 5 Comments

The series will continue on 25 March and will run until 29 April.

'The three or four pints always gave you a good night's sleep' - Offaly hero's unique pre-match routine
# Memory Lane
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# Memory Lane

'The three or four pints always gave you a good night's sleep' - Offaly hero's unique pre-match routine

Feb 1st 2021, 5:38 PM 16,017 Views 1 Comment

Johnny Pilkington is the next GAA icon to feature in this season’s edition of Laochra Gael.

'When Mam and Dad died, we could never get them back. But sport is only sport'
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'When Mam and Dad died, we could never get them back. But sport is only sport'

Jan 18th 2021, 3:54 PM 15,689 Views 0 Comments

Galway camogie legend Thérèse Maher will feature in this week’s episode of Laochra Gael.

'Alcohol got a grip on him and we just lost him' - Cassidy opens up about father's death
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'Alcohol got a grip on him and we just lost him' - Cassidy opens up about father's death

Jan 4th 2021, 4:34 PM 63,541 Views 15 Comments

Former Donegal star Kevin Cassidy features in the first episode of the new series of Laochra Gael.

Here are the 12 GAA legends that will feature in the new Laochra Gael series
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# Tune In

Here are the 12 GAA legends that will feature in the new Laochra Gael series

Dec 21st 2020, 12:08 PM 16,545 Views 8 Comments

The series begins on 7 January.

'Paying tribute to great GAA heroes': You can now watch five years of TG4's Laochra Gael online
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# TG4

'Paying tribute to great GAA heroes': You can now watch five years of TG4's Laochra Gael online

Sep 29th 2020, 3:10 PM 4,367 Views 1 Comment

Seasons 14-18 are now on the TG4 Player.

A family tragedy during the Troubles and winning an All-Ireland while pregnant
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# Laochra Gael

A family tragedy during the Troubles and winning an All-Ireland while pregnant

Apr 5th 2020, 12:00 PM 16,106 Views 2 Comments

Monaghan great Brenda McAnespie is next up in Laochra Gael hot seat.

'I was thrown off a horse onto a concrete path. I thought I was going to be paralysed'
# Oh The Green And Red
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# Oh The Green And Red

'I was thrown off a horse onto a concrete path. I thought I was going to be paralysed'

Updated Mar 29th 2020, 8:01 PM 49,577 Views 31 Comments

David Brady is next up in the Laochra Gael hot seat.

'Motor accidents and tragic situations take a lot out of you' - All-Ireland winner recalls time as a priest
# Keep The Faith
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# Keep The Faith

'Motor accidents and tragic situations take a lot out of you' - All-Ireland winner recalls time as a priest

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 8:27 PM 54,705 Views 20 Comments

Former Galway hurler Iggy Clarke is next up to feature on Laochra Gael.

'Amazing memories' and 'mighty show' - praise for Alan Brogan's Laochra Gael episode
# Dub Hero
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# Dub Hero

'Amazing memories' and 'mighty show' - praise for Alan Brogan's Laochra Gael episode

Mar 18th 2020, 1:25 PM 4,522 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin star got the Laochra Gael treatement last night.

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game
# Dublin Icon
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# Dublin Icon

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game

Mar 12th 2020, 8:00 PM 12,807 Views 4 Comments

Alan Brogan’s Laochra Gael episode will be aired on St Patrick’s Day.

'It was put out as an accolade at funerals that a Laochra Gael had been done on them'
# Heroes Of The Game
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# Heroes Of The Game

'It was put out as an accolade at funerals that a Laochra Gael had been done on them'

Mar 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 49,111 Views 4 Comments

Irial Mac Murchú talks to The42 about the concept behind this iconic GAA documentary series.

'I remember ringing him and he said, 'I'm in darkness in the room. I can't get out of bed''
# Open Up
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# Open Up

'I remember ringing him and he said, 'I'm in darkness in the room. I can't get out of bed''

Mar 6th 2020, 8:11 PM 79,457 Views 26 Comments

Diarmuid Lyng’s struggle with his mental health features in his upcoming Laochra Gael episode.

'I could have been the bigger man in the situation and I wasn't. Then you're looking at him in the coffin'
# Rift
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# Rift

'I could have been the bigger man in the situation and I wasn't. Then you're looking at him in the coffin'

Feb 26th 2020, 4:02 PM 28,685 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Donaghy’s relationship with his father is a central theme in his upcoming Laochra Gael episode.

'This fella was saying 'I hope he's dead'. I walloped him with my umbrella and said 'that's my husband''
# Kung Fu Kick
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# Kung Fu Kick

'This fella was saying 'I hope he's dead'. I walloped him with my umbrella and said 'that's my husband''

Mar 6th 2019, 4:20 PM 21,466 Views 11 Comments

A controversial moment in the 1983 Leinster SFC final features in Kieran Duff’s Laochra Gael episode.

'I was blown away, totally overwhelmed. It was completely unexpected'
# Rena18
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# Rena18

'I was blown away, totally overwhelmed. It was completely unexpected'

Mar 1st 2019, 12:32 PM 12,706 Views 1 Comment

Eighteen-time All-Ireland champion and Cork legend Rena Buckley will feature on Laochra Gael next Wednesday.

Temptations to make a Rebel return and a call for camogie to drop the handpass goal rule
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# Rena18

Temptations to make a Rebel return and a call for camogie to drop the handpass goal rule

Feb 22nd 2019, 8:30 AM 4,077 Views 0 Comments

Dual star Rena Buckley retired from the inter-county game last year with 18 All-Ireland medals.

'He sat in front of me and said, 'Since when did you start worrying about your wife?" - Darby
# Difficult Memories
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# Difficult Memories

'He sat in front of me and said, 'Since when did you start worrying about your wife?" - Darby

Feb 22nd 2019, 7:30 AM 17,550 Views 4 Comments

The Offaly legend will feature on Laochra Gael next Wednesday.

'If you asked me to put money on it, I wouldn't': Former Dubs star not confident about five-in-a-row
# Doubts
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# Doubts

'If you asked me to put money on it, I wouldn't': Former Dubs star not confident about five-in-a-row

Feb 21st 2019, 7:30 AM 12,970 Views 7 Comments

Kieran Duff is worried about the various things that can happen throughout the season to threaten Dublin’s chances.

'I had this big blonde head on me' - Tyrrell recalls bleaching his hair with Tommy Walsh
# Glory Days
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# Glory Days

'I had this big blonde head on me' - Tyrrell recalls bleaching his hair with Tommy Walsh

Feb 14th 2019, 3:49 PM 11,415 Views 0 Comments

The nine-time All-Ireland winner will feature in the first episode in the new series of Laochra Gael.

Limerick are the biggest threat to their All-Ireland defence - former All-Star O'Shaughnessy
# Steady As She Goes
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# Steady As She Goes

Limerick are the biggest threat to their All-Ireland defence - former All-Star O'Shaughnessy

Feb 14th 2019, 7:45 AM 9,866 Views 5 Comments

The Shannonsiders are looking to retain the Liam MacCarthy after making an an impressive start to the league.

'People were killed over their connection with the GAA and that was the most tragic thing of all'
# The Troubles
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# The Troubles

'People were killed over their connection with the GAA and that was the most tragic thing of all'

Mar 28th 2018, 5:47 PM 34,292 Views 20 Comments

Mickey Harte reflects on his memories of trying to enjoy Gaelic Football during the Troubles in the latest episode of Laochra Gael.

'She couldn't help it because she's a psycho, but it's fine... So am I'
# In The Genes
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# In The Genes

'She couldn't help it because she's a psycho, but it's fine... So am I'

Mar 13th 2018, 7:03 PM 35,880 Views 17 Comments

Cork camogie star Ashling Thompson recalls ‘full blown arguments’ with her mother during matches in her upcoming Laochra Gael programme.

Managing Meath 'down the line' on the radar for Graham Geraghty
# Royals
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# Royals

Managing Meath 'down the line' on the radar for Graham Geraghty

Mar 6th 2018, 4:07 PM 6,068 Views 5 Comments

“Management was always on my radar and to manage my own county would be one of my goals,” he says during his upcoming Laochra Gael programme.

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full
# Premier
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# Premier

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full

Apr 27th 2017, 2:02 PM 6,121 Views 4 Comments

“I’ve seen it all now, a Rabbitte chasing a Fox around Croke Park!”

'What a player', 'top class', 'the greatest' - tributes paid after Tommy Walsh's Laochra Gael episode
# Cats Legend
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# Cats Legend

'What a player', 'top class', 'the greatest' - tributes paid after Tommy Walsh's Laochra Gael episode

Apr 13th 2017, 9:04 AM 13,602 Views 5 Comments

The Kilkenny great was under the spotlight on TG4 last night.

'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'
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'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'

Apr 12th 2017, 11:40 AM 8,173 Views 6 Comments

Tommy Walsh is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.

'We stood up, we fought, we stuck together and we came out the other side' - Donal Óg on Cork strike
# Rebel
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# Rebel

'We stood up, we fought, we stuck together and we came out the other side' - Donal Óg on Cork strike

Mar 8th 2017, 7:10 PM 8,939 Views 22 Comments

Cusack is the subject in the first episode of the new series of TG4′s Laochra Gael.

Clare, Tyrone, Cork and Kerry GAA greats all set to feature in the new Laochra Gael season
# Suil Eile
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# Suil Eile

Clare, Tyrone, Cork and Kerry GAA greats all set to feature in the new Laochra Gael season

Mar 3rd 2017, 5:55 PM 10,415 Views 8 Comments

There’ll also be players in the spotlight from Kilkenny, Dublin, Sligo, Galway, Tipperary and Offaly.

Kilkenny Allstar's brilliant photobomb as an 11 year-old during Eoin Kelly's Laochra Gael
# TG4
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# TG4

Kilkenny Allstar's brilliant photobomb as an 11 year-old during Eoin Kelly's Laochra Gael

Mar 27th 2016, 6:47 PM 14,685 Views 2 Comments

Paul Murphy started shadowing Tipperary hurlers from a young age.

'We would have went to hell and back to get up the Hogan Stand steps'
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# Laochra Gael

'We would have went to hell and back to get up the Hogan Stand steps'

Mar 21st 2016, 5:12 PM 11,976 Views 16 Comments

Eoin Kelly is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.

'My proudest moment in a Kerry jersey is having my son in my arms and lifting the Sam Maguire'
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'My proudest moment in a Kerry jersey is having my son in my arms and lifting the Sam Maguire'

Feb 29th 2016, 5:46 PM 9,340 Views 7 Comments

Declan O’Sullivan is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight.

16 reasons why we love Waterford hurling legend Ken McGrath
# Déise Star
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# Déise Star

16 reasons why we love Waterford hurling legend Ken McGrath

Feb 23rd 2016, 4:30 PM 13,818 Views 11 Comments

The former Déise star is next up on Laochra Gael.

Kerry, Tipperary, Waterford and Galway legends to line out for new Laochra Gael season
# Suil Eile
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# Suil Eile

Kerry, Tipperary, Waterford and Galway legends to line out for new Laochra Gael season

Jan 21st 2016, 7:00 PM 26,344 Views 17 Comments

There’s stars involved as well from Limerick, Kerry, Meath and Armagh.

Here's the trailer as Tipperary's Brendan Cummins gets the Laochra Gael treatment
# Class Act
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# Class Act

Here's the trailer as Tipperary's Brendan Cummins gets the Laochra Gael treatment

Mar 16th 2015, 2:53 PM 5,127 Views 3 Comments

Tune in to TG4 tomorrow evening at 5.30pm.

Clare's Jamesie O'Connor gets the Laochra Gael treatment and here's the trailer
# 90s Icon
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# 90s Icon

Clare's Jamesie O'Connor gets the Laochra Gael treatment and here's the trailer

Feb 16th 2015, 8:30 PM 6,400 Views 3 Comments

Tune in to TG4 tomorrow night at 8pm.

Here's the trailer as Limerick's Ciarán Carey gets the Laochra Gael treatment tomorrow
# 90s Icon
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# 90s Icon

Here's the trailer as Limerick's Ciarán Carey gets the Laochra Gael treatment tomorrow

Feb 9th 2015, 8:32 PM 10,735 Views 9 Comments

Tune in to TG4 tomorrow night at 8pm.

Carey, Jamesie, Barney and McHale: here's the line-up for the new Laochra Gael season
# Lives Of Legends
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# Lives Of Legends

Carey, Jamesie, Barney and McHale: here's the line-up for the new Laochra Gael season

Jan 26th 2015, 4:31 PM 6,769 Views 2 Comments

TG4′s popular GAA show is back for a 13th season.

Here's the trailer as Brian Lohan gets the Laochra Gael treatment this Sunday
# Banner Legend
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# Banner Legend

Here's the trailer as Brian Lohan gets the Laochra Gael treatment this Sunday

Mar 20th 2014, 6:16 PM 5,781 Views 2 Comments

The four-time Allstar winner enjoyed a glittering hurling career with Clare.

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