Galway United's Gavan Holohan wins this ariel duel with Graham Burke of Shamrock Rovers during the SSE Airtricity League tie at Eamonn Deacy Park on Friday. Photo: Iain McDonald.

Tribesmen get break from league struggles in FAI Cup tie against St Patrick’s Athletic

WHEN Shane Keegan left the sunny southeast for the rainy West of Ireland, there was no way the Laois native could have known how much decisions out of his control would affect his time...
Portumna defender Martin Dolphin breaking away from Gort's Aiden Helebert during Saturday's senior hurling championship clash in Loughrea. Photos: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Brilliant Portumna go on the rampage – but is it too late?

Portumna 2-24 Gort 1-17 THEY say there’s no show like a Joe show and that certainly proved the case in Loughrea on Saturday evening as Portumna ace Joe Canning’s 0-15 haul led his side to a...

Home draw leaves United’s destiny no longer in their own hands

Galway United 1 St Patrick’s Athletic 1 IT’S out of their own hands now, and favours will be needed from the likes of Cork City, Derry City or Drogheda United if Galway United are to retain...
Galwegians Garry O’Brien has his progess halted against Malone in Saturday’s Division 1b tie at Crowley Park. Photo: Joe O’Shaughnessy

Table toppers Galwegians continue to set strong pace in Division 1b

AT the outset of the All Ireland League campaign there was a genuine fear that at least a couple of Connacht’s four All Ireland League sides might be in for a difficult year but...

It’s four-in-a-row for unstoppable Corofin

Corofin 0-16 Salthill/Knocknacarra 0-11 THIS was the closest any team has come to Corofin in Galway during the 2016 championship season. And Salthill/Knocknacarra ran Corofin far closer than any other side has managed in a county...
New Zealander Jono Gibbes who has been linked with the vacant Connacht Head Coach role.

Gibbes linked to Connacht job

A coach no stranger to Ireland has emerged as the frontrunner to take over from Pat Lam as Connacht supremo next season. New Zealander Jono Gibbes is currently working as assistant coach at Top 14...


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