Galway Sports Stars hurling award winner Padraic Mannion with special guest, Evanne Ní Chuilinn, and Tony Neary, Medtronic, sponsors, in the Galway Bay Hotel. Photo: Iain McDonald.

No need to press panic button after a tough weekend for Galway teams

Inside Track with John McIntyre IT wouldn’t be difficult to imagine a few Galway hurling and football supporters pressing the panic button after the weekend happenings at Croke Park and in Carlow respectively. It certainly...
Galway's Ciarán Duggan breaking away from Thomas Galligan of Cavan during Sunday's National League tie at Pearse Stadium. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

Corofin rally to Galway’s cause as footballers achieve important win

Inside Track with John McIntyre Kevin Walsh must possess significant powers of persuasion. Just three weeks out from their upcoming All-Ireland Club football semi-final, the Galway supremo managed to cajole a couple of Corofin players...
Portumna's Joe Canning whose continued exploits on the hurling fields stamp the Galway forward as the finest player of modern times.

The Joe Show in Wexford confirms status as top hurler of modern era

Inside Track with John McIntyre It’s something I have believed for the past couple of years and there’s no point sitting on the fence any longer – Joe Canning is the greatest hurler I have...
Galway defender Liam Silke eyes up his options against Mayo in Sunday's FBD League semi-final at Tuam Stadium. Photo: Joe O'Shaughnessy.

First blood to Donoghue as 2019 starts well for Galway GAA teams

Inside Track with John McIntyre THERE was more than a little pride at stake for the opposing team managers in last Sunday’s Walsh Cup semi-final at Parnell Park. Naturally, Michéal Donoghue or Mattie Kenny would...
Jose Mourinho who was fired as Manchester United manager this week after a string of poor performances.

Marching papers for Mourinho as Manchester Utd try to stop slide

Inside Track with John McIntyre MANCHESTER United, probably the most famous football club in the world, are in a mess. The gradual decline in the team’s fortunes since the departure of the long-serving and legendary...
St Thomas' players celebrate their recent county senior hurling championship triumph at Pearse Stadium, but the final took place very late in the year on November 18

Local GAA fixtures crisis must be tackled or players will walk away

Inside Track with John McIntyre THERE is no end in sight to the fixtures crisis which continues to engulf the GAA. If anything, the situation is getting worse as the frustrations of club players, in...


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