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The high fielding powerful eight and nines may be replaced my mobile movers in the middle third. looks at the 10 best midfielders since the turn of the millennium: 10. BRIAN FENTON (Dublin) Only an under 21 in 2014, Fenton has established himself as probably the game’s current top midfielder. Was man of the match in the 2015 final and was a key member of the successful win[..]

It proved a routine work out for Donegal as Jamie Brennan’s first half goal swung this tie. Second half strikes for Paddy McGrath and Patrick McBrearty made it comfortable for the Tir Conaill men with Conor Small getting a consolation Antrim goal. “The build-up was fairly low key,” said wing back Caolan Ward to Highland Radio after their 3-19 to 1-9 victory in Ballybofey. “We kept it [..]

MAYO 2-14 SLIGO 0-11 (Sunday, 21st May – Connacht Senior Football Championship) MONAGHAN 1-20 FERMANAGH 1-11 (Saturday, 20th May – Ulster Senior Football Championship) DONEGAL 3-19 ANTRIM 1-9 (Sunday, 21st May [..]

SATURDAY 20TH MAY Ulster Senior Football Championship MONAGHAN vs FERMANAGH (7pm Clones) Christy Ring Cup Semi-Finals CARLOW vs WICKLOW (3pm Netwatch Cullen Park) ANTRIM vs DOWN (5pm Cushendall) Nicky Rackard Cup Semi-Finals TYRONE vs ARMAGH (3pm Carrickmore) MONAGHAN vs DERRY (5pm Inniskeen) Christy Ring Cup Relegation Play-Off MAYO vs ROSCOMMON (5pm Pairc Sean Mac Diarmada) [..]

Provisional Fixtures (Subject to Change): Saturday 20th May – (Preliminary Round) – Monaghan vs Fermanagh (7pm St. Tiernach’s Park) Sunday 21st May – (Quarter-Final) – Donegal vs Antrim (4pm Ballybofey) Sunday 28th May – (Quarter-Final) – Derry vs Tyrone (2pm Celtic Park) Sunday 4th June – (Quarter-Final) – Down vs Armagh (2pm Pairc Esler) Sunday 11th June – (Qua[..]

Saturday, 20th May – FERMANAGH vs MONAGHAN (Ulster Senior Football Championship – 7pm) Sunday, 21st May – MAYO vs SLIGO (Connacht Senior Football Championship – 2pm), CORK vs TIPPERARY (Munster Senior Hurling Championship) Sunday, 28th May – DERRY vs TYRONE (Ulster Senior Football Championship – 2pm), DUBLIN vs GALWAY (Leinster Senior Hurling Championship) Sunday, 4th [..]

Stephen McBrearty will not be involved in Donegal’s championship opener against Antrim according to the Donegal Democrat. The Tir Conaill men are scheduled to face the Saffrons in their Ulster football quarter-final on Sunday, May 21st but McBrearty will not be part of the side. The Kilcar player informed manager Rory Gallagher recently according to reports that he planned to go the USA fo[..]

Waterford and Kerry kick off the Munster Ladies Football Championship on May 13th in Fraher Field, Dungarvan commencing the race for the Brendan Martin Cup. Cork are chasing a seventh consecutive title and winning five leagues in succession. looks at the runners and gives our assessment on how the championship will pan out: 1. CORK - (CHAMPIONS!!!) - Betting 10/11 - Even i[..]

CARLOW 1-24 KILDARE 0-15 (Christy Ring Cup Quarter-Final – Newbridge) - Ten Denis Murphy frees and a James Doyle secured Carlow a semi-final spot. Kildare were missing club-tied David and Michael Reidy and trailed 0-14 to 0-7 at half-time. Despite scores for Michael Purcell and Jack Sheridan, the Lilywhites challenge faded. Christy Ring Cup Quarter FinalFull Time Carlow: 1-24(27)Kildare: [..]

CORK 2-15 DONEGAL 2-14 (Sunday, 7th May – Parnell Park) The spring finale produced drama and excitement as Cork secured their fifth consecutive crown. Starting with a leg injury ruling out Cork’s Brid Stack and culminating with the dismissal of Donegal pair Yvonne McMonagle and Katy Herron, this division one league decider also provided four goals. After just 19 seconds, Orla Finn, on h[..]