There’s no place like home

Two local Ballinasloe players, goalkeeper Nathan King and defender James Shaughnessy, are set to make their senior debuts for the Galway footballers when they host Leitrim in the second round of the FBD League...

Lam calls for major revamp of refereeing structures

Referees aren’t giving Connacht a fair crack of the whip, especially in derby matches, head coach Pat Lam has blasted. Highlighting inconsistencies in the manner in which his players are refereed...

Maree claim local bragging rights to stay top of table

Maree 74 Titans    65 Maree’s fine form continues and they stay top of the National League Division 1 after a gripping come-from-behind win over Titans in a loud and packed Calasanctius Gym Saturday...

Galway gears-up for the 2014 International Rally

Preparations are well advanced for the Colm Quinn BMW Galway International Rally, which will take place over the weekend of Friday to Sunday, February 7 to 9 – the rally will be the opening...

Colmanstown are spot-on to advance in Junior Cup

With the inclement weather ruling out all the local league and cup action, just three fixtures survived over the weekend, with Colmanstown and Mervue United both advancing in the Connacht Junior Cup; while the...

Hit the target

Connacht head coach Pat Lam has called for improved accuracy from his place-kickers ahead of this Saturday’s Heineken Cup clash with Zebre at the Sportsground (3.40pm). Lam expressed concern that Connacht’s...


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