Connacht back row Eoin McKeon who is relishing another crack against Munster at the Sportsground on Friday.

Connacht flanker in the zone for visit of Munster

CONNACHT blindside flanker Eoin McKeon believes his side will require little “geeing up” when they host Munster in this Friday’s inter-provincial PRO14 League clash in front of what is sure to be a packed...
The Galway hurlers who will have no shortage of matches in defence of their All-Ireland and National League titles in 2018.

Hectic fixtures schedule ahead of county hurlers and footballers in 2018

ALL-Ireland senior hurling champions Galway will host Kilkenny in what will be their first home game ever in the Leinster championship next Summer while Galway’s footballers face yet another showdown with arch rivals Mayo...
Galway United's Calym Crowe celebrating with Joe Gubbins, Donal Higgins and Francely Lomboto after putting his team 2-1 ahead against Cork City in the U17 Airtricity Cup semi-final.

Penalty shootout heartbreak for Galway Utd’s rising stars

Galway United 3  Cork City3 (AET – Cork won 4-2 on pens) HAVING secured victory in their Aitricity League U17 Cup quarter-final on penalties against St Patrick's Athletic the previous week, it was the turn of Galway...
Galway United manager Shane Keegan whose team's hopes of staying in the Premier Division are out of their own hands.

United need a miracle to avoid the drop in final series of league ties

BRIAN Stimpson. Remember that name over the next 36 hours or so. Stimpson is the character played by John Cleese in the 1985 film, Clockwork, and one of his most famous lines from that...

Craughwell’s homework pay off in booking semi-final spot

Craughwell 0-15 Portumna 0-12 THIS wasn’t the big upset that some observers were claiming afterwards, but any day Portumna are beaten in knock-out championship hurling is still a newsworthy event. It didn’t happen by accident either as...

Surprise packets Cappataggle reach semi-finals for first time

Cappataggle 0-19 Sarsfields 0-14 It doesn’t get a whole lot sweeter than reaching your first ever senior county semi-final – that is unless of course, you defeat your bitter rivals to do it. That is exactly what...


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