Galway's Tomas Flynn who will be hoping to make a big impact in Sunday's Connacht sem-final against Sligo at Pearse Stadium.

Opportunity for Galway footballers to show more flair in home clash with Sligo

EVER since last October, when the draw for the Connacht senior football championship was made, Galway had Mayo in their sights. May 13 in Castlebar was the only show in town. And while it was...

United’s best display of season tumbles tables toppers

Galway United 2 UCD 0 A loss is hard to recover from, a loss in the dying moments of a game you totally dominated can be mentally scarring to any team’s push for glory. Last week was...
Salthill-Knocknacarra's Marcus MacDonnacha who scored 1-2 in their senior football chamopionship win over Leitir Móir in Inverin.

Youthful Salthill side collect the spoils after big struggle

Salthill-Knocknacarra 1-17 Leitir Móir  1-13 Pádraic Ó Ciardha in Indreabhán A major shock looked on the cards at halt-time in this Round 2 contest of the Senior Football Championship as Leitir Móir led Salthill-Knocknacarra by four points....
HOME ARE THE HEROES: Galway trainer Pat Kelly with Mall Dini (left) and Presenting Percy after their great exploits at the Cheltenham festival last week. Also included are amateur rider William McMahon, centre, and David Prendergast, farrier.

Kelly stays cool after Cheltenham exploits of Presenting Percy and Mall Dini

HE’S the mystery man of the Cheltenham Festival. The racing media, in particular, don’t know what to make of him; can’t fathom him out at all – this small West of Ireland trainer who...
NUI Galway's Damien Comer comes under pressure from UCD' Conor McCarthy in the Sigerson Cup final on Saturday.

Heartbreak for NUIG as UCD snatch Sigerson at the death

UCD 1-13 NUIG 2-9 NUI Galway fell at the final hurdle in agonising fashion as a UCD team led by Conor McCarthy came from behind to clinch a second Sigerson title in three years by the...
Galway senior players Tom Flynn, Damien Comer, Eoghan Kerrin, Eamon Brannigan and Shane Walsh who attended the Galway Football Committee's awards night in the Claregalway Hotel.

Galway to field shadow team for Walsh Cup tie

GALWAY senior hurlers will hope to get 2017 off to a winning start when they face a highly rated DIT in an interesting Walsh Cup first round tie at Duggan Park, Ballinasloe on Sunday...


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