Stars make short work of Shamrocks

TUAM STARS 1-13 CORTOON SHAMROCKS 1-2 FRANCIS FARRAGHER AT TUAM STADIUM A BRIGHT day for the Stars at Tuam on Sunday as expectations of a real derby dogfight between the North Galway neighbours failed...

Mervue Utd throw it away against 10-man Longford Town

Jason Byrne at Fahy’s Field Mervue United fell to fourth place in the Airtricity League First Division table as Longford Town further cemented their place at the summit, coming from behind to earn all...

Football shocks galore

AN explosive start to the Galway senior football championship brought several shocks in the preliminary round, with city teams very much the talk of the weekend . . . but for wildly conflicting reasons....

Caltra turn the tables on St. James’

Caltra                    2-11 St. James’            2-9 Alan Dooley at Tuam Stadium CALTRA deservedly became the first underdogs to overturn the odds on the opening weekend of the Galway senior football championship when they got the...

Disappointment for Galway U-13 and U-16 sides in national finals

Local Soccer Scene with Mike Rafferty The SFAI Inter League national finals that took place in Cahir over the weekend provided little joy for the two Galway representatives as both the U-13 and U-16...

Champs Salthill stunned

Carna-caiseal     2-6 Salthill / Knocknacarra    0-11 Cian O’Connell at Pearse Stadium SUDDENLY one of the great, but unheralded and almost untold stories of Galway football flared to prominence on Saturday evening as...


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