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#Gaelic Football

# gaelic-football - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

All-Ireland club finalists discover their fate as Down SFC draw is made
# Club Game
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# Club Game

All-Ireland club finalists discover their fate as Down SFC draw is made

Jun 24th 2020, 10:39 AM 3,137 Views 0 Comments

Kilcoo will face Mayobridge in the opening round.

# gaelic-football - Monday 22 June, 2020

Wexford make draws for senior club action as Galway bring forward starting date for group games
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Wexford make draws for senior club action as Galway bring forward starting date for group games

Jun 22nd 2020, 5:35 PM 7,892 Views 3 Comments

Reigning Wexford hurling champions St Martin’s will be up against Oulart-the-Ballagh and Cloughbawn.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 11 June, 2020

Meath, Wexford and Laois the latest counties to reveal details for club championship plans
# Grassroots
From The42
# Grassroots

Meath, Wexford and Laois the latest counties to reveal details for club championship plans

Jun 11th 2020, 6:22 PM 6,707 Views 0 Comments

Wexford’s county hurling final looks set for August whereas Laois and Meath eye up October dates.

# gaelic-football - Monday 8 June, 2020

'That first three years were tough. Anyone else would have walked away, wouldn't have had the stomach for it'
# Carlow Leader
From The42
# Carlow Leader

'That first three years were tough. Anyone else would have walked away, wouldn't have had the stomach for it'

Updated Jun 8th 2020, 8:17 PM 16,769 Views 1 Comment

Carlow player Daniel St Ledger on the impact of Turlough O’Brien’s spell in charge and life under lockdown away from Gaelic football.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 4 June, 2020

'Maurice was my favourite footballer, I'm in awe of the man and I played with him'
# Genius Week
From The42
# Genius Week

'Maurice was my favourite footballer, I'm in awe of the man and I played with him'

Updated Jun 4th 2020, 8:31 AM 38,517 Views 18 Comments

Kerry team-mates recall Maurice Fitzgerald’s brilliant performance as he hit 0-9 in his first All-Ireland final in 1997.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 31 May, 2020

'The minute I don't enjoy it, I certainly won't play' - 15 seasons, 166 games and still driving Wexford on
# Brian Malone
From The42
# Brian Malone

'The minute I don't enjoy it, I certainly won't play' - 15 seasons, 166 games and still driving Wexford on

May 31st 2020, 7:00 AM 22,066 Views 3 Comments

Wexford’s record appearance holder on why he keeps going at inter-county level, the highs of the early years and coping with the current shutdown.

# gaelic-football - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Quiz: Test your knowledge of All-Ireland football final goalscorers
# Nothing But Net
From The42
# Nothing But Net

Quiz: Test your knowledge of All-Ireland football final goalscorers

Updated May 26th 2020, 3:08 PM 24,723 Views 8 Comments

Let’s find out how much you know here.

# gaelic-football - Monday 25 May, 2020

Here are the classic games coming up on eir Sport
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Here are the classic games coming up on eir Sport

May 25th 2020, 1:08 PM 8,422 Views 6 Comments

Fans of Manchester United, Liverpool, rugby and GAA are in for a sporting bonanza over the next week.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 24 May, 2020

'By the fourth or fifth injury I was thinking was it even worth it and was considering packing it in'
# Sean Powter
From The42
# Sean Powter

'By the fourth or fifth injury I was thinking was it even worth it and was considering packing it in'

May 24th 2020, 3:02 PM 21,359 Views 2 Comments

Cork footballer Sean Powter on his injury struggles, a return to football in 2020 and a plan for a career in medicine.

# gaelic-football - Friday 22 May, 2020

Here are the classic GAA games coming up on TG4
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

Here are the classic GAA games coming up on TG4

May 22nd 2020, 9:50 PM 40,421 Views 42 Comments

Another eight famous games are coming up on All-Ireland gold in June.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 21 May, 2020

'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players'
# Alan Kerins
From The42
# Alan Kerins

'I kind of felt guilty coming in because Michael and John were two brilliant players'

May 21st 2020, 4:51 PM 30,456 Views 6 Comments

Galway dual star Alan Kerins is this week’s guest on our GAA podcast Warriors.

# gaelic-football - Monday 18 May, 2020

Sunday Game to cut back to 90 minutes as GAA show expected to run into July From The42

Sunday Game to cut back to 90 minutes as GAA show expected to run into July

May 18th 2020, 5:31 PM 13,289 Views 4 Comments

The show’s production team are planning for the next few months amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 17 May, 2020

5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo

May 17th 2020, 4:30 PM 9,613 Views 28 Comments

The clash was featured on TG4′s All-Ireland Gold series today.

# gaelic-football - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'It's very overwhelming, it feels like someone has shot you in the back of the heel'
# Stefan Okunbor
From The42
# Stefan Okunbor

'It's very overwhelming, it feels like someone has shot you in the back of the heel'

Updated May 16th 2020, 3:00 PM 48,246 Views 3 Comments

Kerry’s Stefan Okunbor on recovery from a ruptured Achilles tendon and adjusting to Aussie Rules.

# gaelic-football - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

57% of GAA club players willing to return to action before Covid-19 vaccine in place
# Survey
From The42
# Survey

57% of GAA club players willing to return to action before Covid-19 vaccine in place

May 12th 2020, 2:50 PM 16,007 Views 22 Comments

The CPA have surveyed players as a debate over a return to action in 2020 continues.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you remember Tyrone's All-Ireland winning football sides?
# Good Old Days
From The42
# Good Old Days

Quiz: How well do you remember Tyrone's All-Ireland winning football sides?

Updated May 10th 2020, 3:03 PM 28,430 Views 39 Comments

Let’s test out your knowledge here.

'One of my last touches as a player could have been an own goal in Croke Park, I was lucky!'
# Kieran Fitzgerald
From The42
# Kieran Fitzgerald

'One of my last touches as a player could have been an own goal in Croke Park, I was lucky!'

Updated May 10th 2020, 10:25 AM 21,808 Views 0 Comments

After All-Ireland wins with Galway and Corofin, Kieran Fitzgerald reflects on a playing career of ups and downs.

# gaelic-football - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'
# Michael O'Shea
From The42
# Michael O'Shea

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'

May 6th 2020, 9:30 PM 59,980 Views 2 Comments

The late Michael O’Shea continues to be remembered in Clare football circles.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 30 April, 2020

Declan Browne: 'I've no problem saying it, we all cried, I cried myself in the Hogan Stand'
# Warriors Podcast
From The42
# Warriors Podcast

Declan Browne: 'I've no problem saying it, we all cried, I cried myself in the Hogan Stand'

Apr 30th 2020, 3:49 PM 16,275 Views 4 Comments

Tipperary great Declan Browne picks his three favourite GAA games in this week’s episode of Warriors, the GAA podcast for The42 members,

GPA insist they will not allow health and safety of players to be put 'at undue risk'
# Return To Play
From The42
# Return To Play

GPA insist they will not allow health and safety of players to be put 'at undue risk'

Apr 30th 2020, 8:39 AM 6,014 Views 13 Comments

GPA chief Paul Flynn admits there may not be any championship action in 2020.

# gaelic-football - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Listening to Johnny Cash with Páidí Ó Sé, trash talk in Irish and lifting Sam Maguire on the pitch
# 2000: Revisited
From The42
# 2000: Revisited

Listening to Johnny Cash with Páidí Ó Sé, trash talk in Irish and lifting Sam Maguire on the pitch

Updated Apr 29th 2020, 8:00 PM 25,960 Views 7 Comments

The Millennium All-Ireland final was decided by a replay where Kerry got the better of Galway.

# gaelic-football - Monday 27 April, 2020

All-Ireland wins 19 years apart as playing career of stunning success draws to a close
# Kieran Fitzgerald
From The42
# Kieran Fitzgerald

All-Ireland wins 19 years apart as playing career of stunning success draws to a close

Apr 27th 2020, 6:03 PM 5,847 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Fitzgerald has retired after a remarkable run with Corofin and Galway.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 26 April, 2020

Quiz: Can you recognise these 2010s All-Ireland football finalists?
# It's Quizness Time
From The42
# It's Quizness Time

Quiz: Can you recognise these 2010s All-Ireland football finalists?

Apr 26th 2020, 9:00 AM 18,632 Views 6 Comments

Six counties have featured in All-Ireland senior football finals over the last decade but do you know their players?

'I was sort of obsessed. Demented. Angry maybe with life as well' - Val Andrews on a lifetime in coaching
# Long Read
From The42
# Long Read

'I was sort of obsessed. Demented. Angry maybe with life as well' - Val Andrews on a lifetime in coaching

Apr 26th 2020, 8:00 AM 29,884 Views 12 Comments

From managing Tralee IT’s galacticos on their run to Sigerson glory in the 1990s to Cavan during the Seanie Johnston transfer saga.

# gaelic-football - Monday 20 April, 2020

Games behind closed doors 'not seriously considered by the GAA at this stage'
# Future Planning
From The42
# Future Planning

Games behind closed doors 'not seriously considered by the GAA at this stage'

Updated Apr 20th 2020, 9:53 PM 19,678 Views 32 Comments

A spokesperson for the association says such a measure would only be discussed ‘if it means no championship at all.’

# gaelic-football - Thursday 16 April, 2020

"I was in the bar the day after the All-Ireland saying, 'Jesus this has just happened, hasn't it?'
# Baltinglass
From The42
# Baltinglass

"I was in the bar the day after the All-Ireland saying, 'Jesus this has just happened, hasn't it?'

Apr 16th 2020, 8:00 PM 47,650 Views 10 Comments

30 years on, Kevin O’Brien recalls the All-Ireland final day when Baltinglass and Wicklow reigned supreme.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 12 April, 2020

5 big picture takeaways from Donegal's 2012 All-Ireland football final win over Mayo
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

5 big picture takeaways from Donegal's 2012 All-Ireland football final win over Mayo

Apr 12th 2020, 9:34 PM 30,790 Views 95 Comments

Jim McGuinness’s finest hour arrived eight years ago.

Quiz: Can you recognise these 2000s All-Ireland football finalists?
# Let's Get Quizzical
From The42
# Let's Get Quizzical

Quiz: Can you recognise these 2000s All-Ireland football finalists?

Apr 12th 2020, 5:01 PM 50,035 Views 19 Comments

Do you remember these players who starred in deciders after the turn of the millennium.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 9 April, 2020

A friend recommends: Cork's Saoirse Noonan on 'Cheer' and 'The Power of Vulnerability'
# Tuned In
From The42
# Tuned In

A friend recommends: Cork's Saoirse Noonan on 'Cheer' and 'The Power of Vulnerability'

Apr 9th 2020, 8:30 PM 18,660 Views 2 Comments

The Cork dual star fires up Netflix and adds some new shows to our list.

# gaelic-football - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

A friend recommends: Meath's Mickey Burke on Narcos, nutrition and Niall Quinn's book
# The Honeybadger
From The42
# The Honeybadger

A friend recommends: Meath's Mickey Burke on Narcos, nutrition and Niall Quinn's book

Apr 8th 2020, 8:30 PM 19,582 Views 2 Comments

The Royal County fan favourite didn’t discover Netflix until the country started to self-isolate.

Semple Stadium's multi-million euro upgrade a 'long-term project' as Tipp to wait for funds
# Refurbishment
From The42
# Refurbishment

Semple Stadium's multi-million euro upgrade a 'long-term project' as Tipp to wait for funds

Apr 8th 2020, 6:27 PM 8,636 Views 8 Comments

The county are planning a major upgrade of facilties in the Kinane Stand at the Thurles venue.

# gaelic-football - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

'There are times you're going to lose motivation. It’s normal to have those bad days'
# New Challenge
From The42
# New Challenge

'There are times you're going to lose motivation. It’s normal to have those bad days'

Apr 7th 2020, 6:05 AM 8,195 Views 4 Comments

James McCarthy discusses life under lockdown and how he’s balancing trying to get fitter and stronger, while also staying fresh.

# gaelic-football - Monday 6 April, 2020

Advice from Clare GAA star after cruciate injury and chasing a spot on Ireland's Olympic hockey team
# Comeback Girl
From The42
# Comeback Girl

Advice from Clare GAA star after cruciate injury and chasing a spot on Ireland's Olympic hockey team

Updated Apr 6th 2020, 9:30 PM 19,605 Views 1 Comment

Naomi Carroll talks to The42 about her comeback from the dreaded knee injury.

# gaelic-football - Sunday 5 April, 2020

5 big picture takeaways from the classic 2013 All-Ireland semi-final between Dublin and Kerry
# Retro Read
From The42
# Retro Read

5 big picture takeaways from the classic 2013 All-Ireland semi-final between Dublin and Kerry

Apr 5th 2020, 5:00 PM 14,885 Views 17 Comments

Was it football’s game of the decade?

Quiz: Can you recognise these 90s All-Ireland football winners?
# Reeling In The Years
From The42
# Reeling In The Years

Quiz: Can you recognise these 90s All-Ireland football winners?

Updated Apr 5th 2020, 12:00 PM 49,721 Views 32 Comments

Do you remember these former stars who celebrated Sam Maguire glory?

Cooper acting as a quarterback, a six-goal epic, and the start of Dublin's curve to five-in-a-row glory
# All-Ireland Gold
From The42
# All-Ireland Gold

Cooper acting as a quarterback, a six-goal epic, and the start of Dublin's curve to five-in-a-row glory

Apr 5th 2020, 7:00 AM 15,980 Views 12 Comments

Former Kerry star Seán O’Sullivan analyses the 2013 All-Ireland semi-final between Dublin and Kerry.

# gaelic-football - Thursday 2 April, 2020

'If people are worried, you try to put their mind at ease' - Kerry footballer on life as a pharmacist
# PETER CROWLEY
From The42
# PETER CROWLEY

'If people are worried, you try to put their mind at ease' - Kerry footballer on life as a pharmacist

Apr 2nd 2020, 5:00 PM 37,254 Views 7 Comments

Work in the family pharmacy in Killorglin takes precedence now for Kerry player Peter Crowley.

# gaelic-football - Wednesday 1 April, 2020

'We would struggle to get a team without Irish-based players' - Uncertainty for GAA club in New York
# NYC
From The42
# NYC

'We would struggle to get a team without Irish-based players' - Uncertainty for GAA club in New York

Apr 1st 2020, 6:40 PM 10,258 Views 0 Comments

Ray Gallagher of the Longford club explains how much they rely on Irish-based players to compete.

Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

Louth GAA pay tribute after passing of All-Ireland winner from their last Sam Maguire success

Apr 1st 2020, 8:50 AM 5,572 Views 0 Comments

Alfie Monk was part of the squad that defeated Cork in the 1957 decider.

# gaelic-football - Tuesday 31 March, 2020

AFL chief insists all 18 clubs will survive as Covid-19 causes financial crisis
# Looking Ahead
From The42
# Looking Ahead

AFL chief insists all 18 clubs will survive as Covid-19 causes financial crisis

Mar 31st 2020, 11:59 AM 2,530 Views 0 Comments

Several Irish players have been impacted by the massive pay cuts.