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Nothing is easy at the middle grade

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The hardest thing to predict before the start of any championship season is who is going to win the intermediate title.

Mayo have to go away and dream it all up again

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It was always going to be a game where everything had to go right for Mayo, or at least 90 per cent right. On Saturday they fell well short of that.

The team that played the best on the day won the prize

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It was the first time since 1951 that we entered an All-Ireland final as favourites. Every Mayo person, myself included, genuinely felt this was our time.

Tyrone goals kill off Mayo’s All Ireland dream

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This one will sting, more so than the other recent defeats in the concrete caldron on Jones Road on the biggest day of all. 

No regrets for O'Shea the elder ahead of final showdown

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It all started for Seamus O'Shea in the green and red in a senior jersey on a wintry Sunday afternoon in Ballinrobe in January 2008 - the eldest of the O'Shea brothers got his first game time for Mayo as a senior as sub against NUIG in the FBD League that day.

Planning to get as much as possible right to deliver on the day

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Nobody knows better than Mayo supporters that anything can happen once the ball is thrown in on All Ireland Senior Final day; two own goals in the first half, the ball bouncing off the ground and spinning up and over the bar, our most important player sent off after playing a minimal part in a mass brawl - all things Mayo fans can remember vividly.

Mayo get over the Dubs to book another final swing

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After so many near misses, bad bounces of the ball and agonising moments - Mayo saw off Dublin in the championship for the first time since 2012.

Another night to remember in Croker on the cards

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This is where it starts to get interesting - not that the Connacht championship wasn’t interesting already, with plenty of twists and turns for a number of reasons.

Joyce disappointed at second half capitulation against resurgent Mayo

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It was a disappointed Padraic Joyce who faced the media after Galway were unable to generate any second half scores from play in their Connacht Final capitulation at Croke Park this afternoon.

Second half surge sees Mayo home in Croke Park

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The classical western contest upped sticks and headed to the big city for one day only and while it may have been played out on fancier turf than the old sod from home, it still had that old familiar feeling from days gone by in the old shed in Tuam Stadium and the memories from MacHale Park.

 

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