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Sean Denvir and Eamon Brannigan celebrate after Galway defeated Mayo in the semi-final of last year's Connacht championship.

Connacht champions put title on line against Mayo rivals

Mid-summer has crept up on us quite stealthily, and with it comes the almost inevitable clash of Galway and Mayo in the Connacht championship, a semi-final encounter at Pearse Stadium (4pm) on Sunday that...
Charlie Adley

Writing all about having nothing to say

Double Vision with Charlie Adley “Howya Charlie!” “Well hello Seamus!” “You recognised my voice! Fair play to you!” “Well, you have a very, erm, how can I say, individual voice mate. What can I do for you? How...
The St Mary’s College squad with coaches Gerard Lennon and Anthony Carey after being presented with the College of Science Cup.

St Mary’s College claim Irish senior schools’ title

St Mary’s College made history at the weekend when it was crowned All-Ireland Senior Schools’ Track & Field champions for the first time, which also saw the end of a 43-year wait for a Galway school...
Craughwell's Brian Callanan tries to find a way past the Liam Mellows duo of Kevin Lee and Mark Hughes. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Quarter-final race heats up with Craughwell win

Craughwell 2-12 Liam Mellows 0-14 A peculiar game in which neither side showcased their true potential was deservedly won by Craughwell, the hungrier outfit with a nose for goals. Maybe it was the Friday evening of a...
Galway's Danny Cummins, Damien Comer and Eamon Brannigan and Mayo's Tom Parsons in action in last year's Connacht semi-final in Castlebar.

Tobin expects old foes to bring best out of each other

As Galway and Mayo prepare themselves to go head-to-head in one of Gaelic football’s greatest rivalries at Pearse Stadium this Sunday (4pm), former Galway star and ex-manager John Tobin believes fans can expect another...
Gary Shanahan pulled a goal back for United, and also had a goal disallowed, against Derry City on Friday.

Away day woes continue as Utd lose on road again

Derry City 2  Galway United 1 A third successive defeat in the league for Galway United leaves Shane Keegan’s side bottom of the pile as the league enters its mini mid-season break. While many fans have lauded...


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