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#Faithful

# faithful - Thursday 29 April, 2021

Shane Lowry agrees to become a sponsorship partner of Offaly GAA
# Faithful
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# Faithful

Shane Lowry agrees to become a sponsorship partner of Offaly GAA

Apr 29th 2021, 3:59 PM 5,946 Views 8 Comments

The champion golfer will support the county’s commercial and fundraising activities.

# faithful - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Shane Lowry: I think I'm ready for Open finale
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

Shane Lowry: I think I'm ready for Open finale

Jul 20th 2019, 9:56 PM 17,750 Views 29 Comments

The Offaly man has blown a four-shot lead in the final round of a major before, but he hopes for a different outcome on Sunday at The Open.

# faithful - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

'I feel very sorry for Kevin Martin...the county board need to take a hard look at themselves'
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

'I feel very sorry for Kevin Martin...the county board need to take a hard look at themselves'

May 21st 2019, 11:10 AM 6,924 Views 0 Comments

Michael Duignan has criticised Offaly’s decision to move on from Martin.

# faithful - Thursday 9 May, 2019

Dublin county senior winner included in Offaly side to face Meath
# Faithful
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# Faithful

Dublin county senior winner included in Offaly side to face Meath

May 9th 2019, 4:28 PM 11,879 Views 0 Comments

Shane Horan will make his first championship for Offaly on Sunday.

# faithful - Friday 12 October, 2018

'A fear of sitting in front of the TV every evening - it frightened me!': Maughan on his inter-county return
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

'A fear of sitting in front of the TV every evening - it frightened me!': Maughan on his inter-county return

Oct 12th 2018, 12:05 AM 9,524 Views 2 Comments

John Maughan has confirmed his backroom team as Offaly gear up for the 2019 campaign.

# faithful - Monday 16 October, 2017

Offaly's hurlers have found their new manager
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

Offaly's hurlers have found their new manager

Oct 16th 2017, 10:36 AM 8,192 Views 4 Comments

Two-time All-Ireland winner Kevin Martin is set to be ratified.

# faithful - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

Former Taoiseach Cowen mediates in crunch Offaly hurling talks
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

Former Taoiseach Cowen mediates in crunch Offaly hurling talks

Aug 29th 2017, 2:45 PM 33,802 Views 39 Comments

Cowen, a renowned Offaly GAA follower, is the high-profile figure who has agreed to step in to oversee negotiations.

# faithful - Friday 7 July, 2017

This Offaly man goes to Wimbledon every year and steals the show with his GAA jersey
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

This Offaly man goes to Wimbledon every year and steals the show with his GAA jersey

Jul 7th 2017, 4:20 PM 12,602 Views 14 Comments

Talk about dedication.

Offaly boss learned he was axed after his wife saw the news on social media
# Exit Door
From The42
# Exit Door

Offaly boss learned he was axed after his wife saw the news on social media

Jul 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 14,124 Views 15 Comments

Pat Flanagan’s tenure with Offaly came to an end this week.

# faithful - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Controversy as Wexford denied goal when penalty bounces off back stanchion
# Prayers Of The Faithful
From The42
# Prayers Of The Faithful

Controversy as Wexford denied goal when penalty bounces off back stanchion

Jul 2nd 2016, 4:21 PM 10,127 Views 13 Comments

The umpire’s missed a sitter there.

# faithful - Saturday 7 May, 2016

Shane Dooley points the way as Offaly bounce back with win
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

Shane Dooley points the way as Offaly bounce back with win

May 7th 2016, 4:50 PM 8,144 Views 7 Comments

Carlow had three men dismissed.

# faithful - Sunday 10 January, 2016

'I couldn’t judge my career based on medals or else what would be the point of doing it?'
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

'I couldn’t judge my career based on medals or else what would be the point of doing it?'

Jan 10th 2016, 11:56 AM 8,453 Views 1 Comment

Offaly’s Brian Carroll reflects on his hurling career after retiring this week.

# faithful - Monday 4 January, 2016

'I always strived to be the best and beat the best': Offaly hurling stalwart Carroll retires
# Faithful Servant
From The42
# Faithful Servant

'I always strived to be the best and beat the best': Offaly hurling stalwart Carroll retires

Jan 4th 2016, 11:26 AM 6,515 Views 7 Comments

After 14 seasons, the teacher has called time on his inter-county career.

# faithful - Thursday 28 May, 2015

A good night for the Offaly and Carlow U21 hurlers in their opening Leinster ties
# Starting XV
From The42
# Starting XV

A good night for the Offaly and Carlow U21 hurlers in their opening Leinster ties

May 28th 2015, 7:52 AM 8,650 Views 1 Comment

The sides clash in Tullamore on Wednesday night.

# faithful - Tuesday 17 February, 2015

'Cowards behind the computer screens - it's an absolute disgrace what some people are saying'
# Dan Currams
From The42
# Dan Currams

'Cowards behind the computer screens - it's an absolute disgrace what some people are saying'

Feb 17th 2015, 12:13 PM 8,669 Views 8 Comments

Offaly captain Daniel Currams isn’t happy with those knocking the Faithful county’s hurlers.

# faithful - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Shane Dooley helps himself to 1-14 as Offaly claim opening Division 1B win over Laois
# Main Man
From The42
# Main Man

Shane Dooley helps himself to 1-14 as Offaly claim opening Division 1B win over Laois

Feb 14th 2015, 9:57 PM 6,652 Views 2 Comments

The Faithful had four points to spare in Portlaoise tonight.

# faithful - Thursday 25 December, 2014

Clubs fly high in both codes and Lowry's success - Offaly's 2014 sporting highlights
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

Clubs fly high in both codes and Lowry's success - Offaly's 2014 sporting highlights

Dec 25th 2014, 9:00 AM 2,697 Views 5 Comments

From the county Championship to the Open Championship and beyond.

# faithful - Sunday 16 November, 2014

2012 champions Kilcormac-Killoughey back in Leinster senior club hurling final
# Winning Ways
From The42
# Winning Ways

2012 champions Kilcormac-Killoughey back in Leinster senior club hurling final

Nov 16th 2014, 3:39 PM 5,066 Views 1 Comment

The Offaly side saw off Westmeath’s Raharney today.

# faithful - Tuesday 3 December, 2013

Offaly great who set up the most famous goal in the GAA passes away
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Offaly great who set up the most famous goal in the GAA passes away

Dec 3rd 2013, 11:43 AM 23,363 Views 32 Comments

Liam O’Connor has died at the age of 58.

# faithful - Saturday 22 June, 2013

As it happened: Offaly v Waterford, SHC qualifier From The42
Live Jun 22nd 2013, 5:54 PM

As it happened: Offaly v Waterford, SHC qualifier

# faithful - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Kilkenny concede 4 goals but still defeat Offaly in Leinster SHC
# GAA 2013
From The42
# GAA 2013

Kilkenny concede 4 goals but still defeat Offaly in Leinster SHC

Jun 9th 2013, 2:39 PM 12,068 Views 39 Comments

Colin Egan and Joe Bergin hit early goals for Ollie Baker’s side.

# faithful - Friday 7 June, 2013

Offaly boss Baker hands senior championship debut to 21 year-old Cleary
# Faithful
From The42
# Faithful

Offaly boss Baker hands senior championship debut to 21 year-old Cleary

Jun 7th 2013, 9:26 AM 1,282 Views 0 Comments

Dermot Mooney and Ciaran Slevin make their first starts for Offaly in championship.

# faithful - Saturday 1 June, 2013

Kildare triumph against Offaly in Leinster SFC quarter-final in Croke Park
# Victorious
From The42
# Victorious

Kildare triumph against Offaly in Leinster SFC quarter-final in Croke Park

Jun 1st 2013, 6:34 PM 12,233 Views 18 Comments

The Lilywhites won out in the first of today’s Leinster senior football quarter-finals in Croke Park.

# faithful - Friday 24 May, 2013

Offaly GAA to try to break world record for ham sandwich making
# Charity
From The42
# Charity

Offaly GAA to try to break world record for ham sandwich making

May 24th 2013, 11:14 AM 1,661 Views 1 Comment

Can the Faithful beat the record of 1,686 sandwiches achieved by an engineering fraternity in the USA?

# faithful - Saturday 23 February, 2013

Division 1B HL: Dublin survive Dooley-inspired Offaly comeback at Parnell Park
# Dubs V Faithful
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# Dubs V Faithful

Division 1B HL: Dublin survive Dooley-inspired Offaly comeback at Parnell Park

Feb 23rd 2013, 8:30 PM 2,809 Views 3 Comments

Wexford and Armagh, meanwhile, shared six goals in their Division 2 FL clash.

# faithful - Saturday 2 February, 2013

Column: How our idea of love changes as we get older
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: How our idea of love changes as we get older

Feb 2nd 2013, 7:00 PM 15,528 Views 20 Comments

The qualities we value in a partner when we are young often change as we grow older, writes Kate Burke.

# faithful - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

What do you think of the proposed new Offaly jersey?
# In Fashion
From The42
# In Fashion

What do you think of the proposed new Offaly jersey?

Jan 30th 2013, 12:02 AM 3,618 Views 8 Comments

This, a new pair of Wranglers our best Cons and we’re hitting The Big Tree.

# faithful - Tuesday 28 June, 2011

Joe Dooley steps down as Offaly boss
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

Joe Dooley steps down as Offaly boss

Jun 28th 2011, 10:19 PM 574 Views 3 Comments

Three-time All-Ireland winner says he’s ‘proud of the lads’ after four seasons in charge.