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Footballers beat Derry to set up clash with Donegal at Croker

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The Galway footballers produced a solid workmanlike performance in horrible conditions at Pearse Stadium on Saturday evening to deservedly beat Derry by 1-11 to 0-8 in Round 3B of the qualifiers. 

Championship quarter wins the day for Mayo

Last Sunday’s All-Ireland senior quarter final against Cork really had a bit of everything. The tone for the game was set up earlier in the week when Brian Cuthbert, the Cork manager, launched an attack on two of Mayo’s favourite sons, Kevin McLoughlin and Cillian O’Connor. This was then compounded by Cork selector Ronan McCarthy’s agreement with his manager when both players’ integrity was put into question and their ability to “foul tactically” and be very “streetwise” was used as a means of trying to give Cork an edge with the referee. McLoughlin and O’Connor are role models for youngsters all over the county and indeed country, and I feel the Cork management made a big mistake in naming them, particularly as they have a pretty much impeccable disciplinary record. The bottom line is you want your forwards tackling hard, and maybe if their own team were a little more “streetwise” against Kerry they would not have received such a hiding.

Who will Mayo face in three weeks’ time?

By Ray Silke

Footballers face a difficult test against Sligo

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Galway are hot favourites next Saturday to beat Sligo in Markievicz Park (7pm) in the Connacht semi-final, but why are so many people speaking so confidently about Galway's chances this weekend?

Footballers must beat Armagh as releation threat looms

There is one inescapable fact when Galway host Armagh in Tuam on Sunday (2pm), they must win, otherwise relegation to division three for 2015 is almost a certainty.

Meehan makes the correct decision

Eaten bread is soon forgotten. And no one, more than a top sportsperson, should be aware of that fact.

Galway footballers face tough opening test away to the Royals

Honesty is the best policy. And to that end, it is fair to say that many Galway football supporters are a tad apprehensive about the National Football League season ahead.

Ray Silke's GAA wish list for 2014

It has been five years since the Galway footballers won the JJ Nestor Cup.

Three factors that cost Corofin

1. Injured players

Games to savour as senior football championship hots up

St James v St Michael’s

 

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