Mervue’s promotion hopes fade after defeat to nine-man Athlone

Mervue United 2   Athlone Town 4 Jason Byrne at Fahy’s Field Athlone Town somehow came away from Fahy’s Field with all three points on Friday night despite finishing the game with nine men, while...

Mervue Utd again the ones to beat in new junior season

It is just over three months since Mervue United collected a third Western Hygiene Supplies Premier Division title in succession and on Sunday next they start all over again in their quest to maintain...

Mervue aiming to stop Athlone’s march to title

MERVUE United will look to spice up the race for the First Division Airtricity League title when they host league leaders Athlone Town at Fahy’s Field this evening, Friday (7:45pm). Athlone...

Connacht step up preparations in appealing friendly with Wasps

CONNACHT Rugby’s preparations for the upcoming year continue with a pre-season friendly this Saturday against English Premiership side Wasps at the Sportsground (5pm). Over 30 players got a run out in...

Varley is big influence in Cortoon’s replay win

Cortoon Shamrocks 4-9 Killererin 1-13 CORTOON Shamrocks became the last club to advance to the last 16 of the senior championship with victory over Killererin at Tuam Stadium on Saturday evening almost two months since...

Corofin make short work of NUIG in mismatch

Corofin                 0-17 NUIG                     0-6 TITLE favourites Corofin comfortably booked their place in the quarter finals of the Galway senior football championship with a facile win over a game NUIG outfit who, given the nature...


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