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# ladies-football - Friday 20 March, 2020

More Irish players heading home but six to feature this weekend in AFLW Final Series
# Sport Goes On
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# Sport Goes On

More Irish players heading home but six to feature this weekend in AFLW Final Series

Mar 20th 2020, 12:15 PM 6,780 Views 0 Comments

Stars from Mayo, Tipperary, Cavan and Louth are set to line out in Oz.

# ladies-football - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis
# Homeward Bound
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# Homeward Bound

Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis

Mar 19th 2020, 9:56 AM 7,401 Views 1 Comment

Sinead Goldrick and Niamh McEvoy are heading home to Ireland.

# ladies-football - Sunday 15 March, 2020

'It's very discouraging. If you want to play two sports, that door should always be open'
# Setback
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# Setback

'It's very discouraging. If you want to play two sports, that door should always be open'

Mar 15th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,588 Views 1 Comment

Cork dual star Hannah Looney talks being disheartened by Congress, and the importance of role models in women’s sport.

# ladies-football - Thursday 12 March, 2020

GAA announce suspension on all activities until 29 March
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

GAA announce suspension on all activities until 29 March

Mar 12th 2020, 2:25 PM 46,935 Views 27 Comments

The 32-county directive ‘is to include all games, training and team gatherings at all ages.’

# ladies-football - Wednesday 11 March, 2020

Mayo crisis deepens with 11 of 12 executive members gone, EGM granted for next week
# Ladies Football
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# Ladies Football

Mayo crisis deepens with 11 of 12 executive members gone, EGM granted for next week

Mar 11th 2020, 12:24 PM 8,499 Views 0 Comments

An email circulated to all clubs yesterday confirmed 10 resignations.

# ladies-football - Tuesday 10 March, 2020

Crisis for Mayo Ladies as 10 executive members step down from county board - report
# Losses
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# Losses

Crisis for Mayo Ladies as 10 executive members step down from county board - report

Mar 10th 2020, 10:34 PM 12,659 Views 6 Comments

An email has been circulated to all clubs saying the departed members have requested an “emergency general meeting.”

# ladies-football - Saturday 7 March, 2020

LGFA Congress pass innovative two-point rule for placed 45s
# Going For Distance
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# Going For Distance

LGFA Congress pass innovative two-point rule for placed 45s

Mar 7th 2020, 7:37 PM 4,262 Views 1 Comment

Meanwhile, a motion to support players with dual status was rejected.

'You feel sometimes that there is this overwhelming burden on you to do well'
# Mind Games
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# Mind Games

'You feel sometimes that there is this overwhelming burden on you to do well'

Mar 7th 2020, 6:15 AM 3,165 Views 0 Comments

Donegal’s Emer Gallagher on dealing with the pressure of inter-county football from a young age, and the LGFA’s One Good Club campaign.

# ladies-football - Friday 6 March, 2020

Two points for a '45, and supporting dual players - key congress motions for Ladies football
# Ch-Ch-Changes
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# Ch-Ch-Changes

Two points for a '45, and supporting dual players - key congress motions for Ladies football

Mar 6th 2020, 1:52 PM 3,748 Views 7 Comments

There will also be a vote on who will become the next LGFA president.

# ladies-football - Sunday 1 March, 2020

Finn points the way as Cork make it four from four and remain on course for league final
# Perfect Start
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# Perfect Start

Finn points the way as Cork make it four from four and remain on course for league final

Mar 1st 2020, 6:20 PM 4,662 Views 1 Comment

The Rebels beat Mayo to stay top of the Division 1 table.

# ladies-football - Thursday 27 February, 2020

From 'arch-rivals on the field' to exciting management duo - the double act leading the Kerry resurgence
# Keys To The Kingdom
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# Keys To The Kingdom

From 'arch-rivals on the field' to exciting management duo - the double act leading the Kerry resurgence

Feb 27th 2020, 3:00 PM 17,281 Views 1 Comment

Darragh Long and Declan Quill are leading the Kingdom’s ladies footballers for 2020.

# ladies-football - Sunday 23 February, 2020

Four-goal Galway beat the Dubs in repeat of All-Ireland final
# Ladies Football
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# Ladies Football

Four-goal Galway beat the Dubs in repeat of All-Ireland final

Feb 23rd 2020, 5:43 PM 5,456 Views 0 Comments

Westmeath won their first game since last April, while Waterford and Tipperary shared the spoils.

# ladies-football - Thursday 20 February, 2020

'It made me realise that I really did miss it and really do appreciate it' - Dublin All-Star on Canadian adventure
# Back At It
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# Back At It

'It made me realise that I really did miss it and really do appreciate it' - Dublin All-Star on Canadian adventure

Feb 20th 2020, 4:28 PM 4,901 Views 0 Comments

Leah Caffrey is happy to be back in the Dublin fold after a year out.

# ladies-football - Monday 17 February, 2020

Four-time All-Ireland winner says hooter system has flaws too
# On The Clock
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# On The Clock

Four-time All-Ireland winner says hooter system has flaws too

Feb 17th 2020, 2:52 PM 6,367 Views 2 Comments

Ladies football has long used the system that many feel would address the timekeeping issues in the men’s game.

# ladies-football - Sunday 16 February, 2020

Kearns the All-Star turn as Mayo get the better of Storm Dennis and Waterford to bag crucial win
# Green And Red
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# Green And Red

Kearns the All-Star turn as Mayo get the better of Storm Dennis and Waterford to bag crucial win

Feb 16th 2020, 5:28 PM 6,544 Views 0 Comments

Peter Leahy’s side’s second victory of the campaign lifts them to joint second in the table.

More Moloney magic inspires Tipperary to vital league victory over stubborn Westmeath
# Fight For Survival
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# Fight For Survival

More Moloney magic inspires Tipperary to vital league victory over stubborn Westmeath

Feb 16th 2020, 4:54 PM 5,598 Views 2 Comments

2019 Intermediate Player of the Year Aishling Moloney hit 0-10 of the Premier’s 0-11 tally.

# ladies-football - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

Cork's perfect start to the league and win over arch-rivals bodes well for the year ahead
# Ladies Football
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# Ladies Football

Cork's perfect start to the league and win over arch-rivals bodes well for the year ahead

Feb 11th 2020, 7:00 PM 3,980 Views 1 Comment

So far, so good for the Rebels.

# ladies-football - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Tracey Leonard stars with 3-4 tally as Galway make it back-to-back wins
# Sharp Shooter
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# Sharp Shooter

Tracey Leonard stars with 3-4 tally as Galway make it back-to-back wins

Feb 9th 2020, 2:55 PM 3,788 Views 0 Comments

The beaten 2019 Division 1 and All-Ireland finalists maintained their composure in the blustery surroundings.

# ladies-football - Saturday 8 February, 2020

'I had Joshua when I was 22. For a lot of girls, that could have ended their sporting career'
# Inspiration
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# Inspiration

'I had Joshua when I was 22. For a lot of girls, that could have ended their sporting career'

Feb 8th 2020, 10:00 PM 59,590 Views 6 Comments

Donegal and Western Bulldogs star Katy Herron is set to make her AFLW debut tomorrow. Here, she reflects on her journey both on and off the field.

Cork hold on for huge win over arch-rivals Dublin to strengthen grip atop league table
# Latest Chapter
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# Latest Chapter

Cork hold on for huge win over arch-rivals Dublin to strengthen grip atop league table

Feb 8th 2020, 7:51 PM 6,281 Views 1 Comment

Orla Finn top-scored in difficult conditions as the Rebels won by the minimum at Croke Park.

# ladies-football - Friday 7 February, 2020

Dublin All-Ireland winner set to open 17th campaign in Croke Park showdown against Cork
# Rivalry Renewed
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# Rivalry Renewed

Dublin All-Ireland winner set to open 17th campaign in Croke Park showdown against Cork

Feb 7th 2020, 9:37 PM 3,652 Views 2 Comments

The latest chapter in the storied rivalry opens tomorrow.

# ladies-football - Thursday 6 February, 2020

15 Irish stars selected for round one in Oz - with 10 in line for AFLW debuts
# A Whole New World
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# A Whole New World

15 Irish stars selected for round one in Oz - with 10 in line for AFLW debuts

Feb 6th 2020, 12:48 PM 7,228 Views 1 Comment

Dublin star Sinéad Goldrick is one of many set to make their debut as the 2020 season kicks off.

# ladies-football - Wednesday 5 February, 2020

'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship
# Donegal Development
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# Donegal Development

'Two seasons' in 2020, learning from past hurt and welcoming back 'massive leaders' for championship

Feb 5th 2020, 6:40 PM 3,178 Views 0 Comments

Donegal defender Emer Gallagher believes the ‘hurt’ of 2019 will stand to the three-in-a-row Ulster champions this year.

# ladies-football - Sunday 2 February, 2020

Leonard hat-trick helps Galway ease past Westmeath
# Tribeswomen
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# Tribeswomen

Leonard hat-trick helps Galway ease past Westmeath

Feb 2nd 2020, 5:43 PM 4,944 Views 0 Comments

The Tribeswomen struck five goals in Mullingar.

O’Sullivan nets a brace as champions Cork prove too strong for Tipperary
# On The Double
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# On The Double

O’Sullivan nets a brace as champions Cork prove too strong for Tipperary

Feb 2nd 2020, 4:49 PM 5,234 Views 0 Comments

Ephie Fitzgerald’s side continued their perfect start to the campaign with an impressive performance in Clonmel.

# ladies-football - Saturday 1 February, 2020

'I don't think anything compares to it' - the former Tipp captain who's now a world bodybuilding champion
# Road Less Travelled
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# Road Less Travelled

'I don't think anything compares to it' - the former Tipp captain who's now a world bodybuilding champion

Feb 1st 2020, 12:07 PM 69,875 Views 30 Comments

Leanne Barrett reflects on her journey and delves into the unique world of bodybuilding.

# ladies-football - Friday 31 January, 2020

'That's something that needs to change' - Women need to support women in sport, says Tipp star
# On The Up
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# On The Up

'That's something that needs to change' - Women need to support women in sport, says Tipp star

Jan 31st 2020, 7:45 AM 3,292 Views 1 Comment

Aishling Moloney has called on parents – and counties – to encourage younger girls more, and in turn, grow the game of ladies football.

# ladies-football - Saturday 25 January, 2020

Cork make winning start to League campaign in historic first game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh
# Pairc Life
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# Pairc Life

Cork make winning start to League campaign in historic first game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh

Jan 25th 2020, 10:20 PM 10,576 Views 2 Comments

The meeting with Westmeath marked the first time the Cork senior ladies played a competitive game at the Páirc.

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Division 1 ladies football league title?
# Crystal Ball Gazing
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# Crystal Ball Gazing

Poll: Who do you think will win this year’s Division 1 ladies football league title?

Jan 25th 2020, 9:00 AM 3,848 Views 3 Comments

Cork are reigning champions.

# ladies-football - Friday 24 January, 2020

'Telling players they have to choose isn't fair' - Aussie Rules agent hits back at Mayo ladies boss' comments
# Land Down Under
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# Land Down Under

'Telling players they have to choose isn't fair' - Aussie Rules agent hits back at Mayo ladies boss' comments

Jan 24th 2020, 12:24 PM 4,154 Views 2 Comments

12 of the 18 Irishwomen preparing for AFLW action are managed by CrossCoders – and its co-founder Jason Hill has responded to Peter Leahy’s claims.

# ladies-football - Thursday 23 January, 2020

All-Star defender and All-Ireland winning club captain return to Cork set-up ahead of Páirc Uí Chaoimh clash
# Boost
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# Boost

All-Star defender and All-Ireland winning club captain return to Cork set-up ahead of Páirc Uí Chaoimh clash

Jan 23rd 2020, 2:31 PM 4,964 Views 0 Comments

Ephie Fitzgerald has named his first matchday panel of 2020.

# ladies-football - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

'For it to go again, it was devastating. I've been through every emotion possible'
# Mental Challenge
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# Mental Challenge

'For it to go again, it was devastating. I've been through every emotion possible'

Jan 22nd 2020, 3:10 PM 3,799 Views 0 Comments

It’s been a whirlwind period of highs and lows for Galway star Nicola Ward, whose twin sister Louise will captain the Tribe in 2020.

AFLW has 'potential to damage' ladies football and players should have to pick one or the other - Mayo boss
# Warning
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# Warning

AFLW has 'potential to damage' ladies football and players should have to pick one or the other - Mayo boss

Jan 22nd 2020, 8:00 AM 14,869 Views 15 Comments

Dublin manager Mick Bohan also said he has ‘mixed feelings’ towards the league 18 Irishwomen will play in this spring.

# ladies-football - Tuesday 21 January, 2020

Two-time All-Star defender and 2017 All-Ireland hero return for Dublin ahead of new season
# Going Again
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# Going Again

Two-time All-Star defender and 2017 All-Ireland hero return for Dublin ahead of new season

Jan 21st 2020, 5:56 PM 6,258 Views 0 Comments

Leah Caffrey and Sarah McCaffrey are among five familiar faces who have returned to Mick Bohan’s set-up.

# ladies-football - Saturday 11 January, 2020

'My heart will always want to play and that's the problem' - Reflecting on a rollercoaster 19-season career
# Trip Through Time
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# Trip Through Time

'My heart will always want to play and that's the problem' - Reflecting on a rollercoaster 19-season career

Jan 11th 2020, 7:15 AM 10,467 Views 0 Comments

Waterford great Michelle Ryan called time on her Déise duty this week – but would love nothing more than to be starting out again.

# ladies-football - Wednesday 8 January, 2020

11-time All-Ireland champions Cork to play in Páirc Uí Chaoimh for the first time
# Ladies Football
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# Ladies Football

11-time All-Ireland champions Cork to play in Páirc Uí Chaoimh for the first time

Jan 8th 2020, 12:34 PM 3,985 Views 1 Comment

The main county grounds will play host to an historic double-header after plans fell through last year.

# ladies-football - Monday 6 January, 2020

Armagh's longest-serving player and 2006 All-Star retires after 19-year career
# End Of The Road
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# End Of The Road

Armagh's longest-serving player and 2006 All-Star retires after 19-year career

Jan 6th 2020, 5:35 PM 3,210 Views 0 Comments

Caoimhe Morgan also won three Ulster senior titles during her time with the Orchard County.

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint
# End Of An Era
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# End Of An Era

Waterford great calls time on inter-county career after a remarkable 19-season stint

Jan 6th 2020, 9:30 AM 5,406 Views 1 Comment

Déise ladies football stalwart Michelle Ryan has announced her inter-county retirement.

# ladies-football - Monday 30 December, 2019

'I genuinely thought that I wasn't going to be able to play... I was in floods of tears'
# Double Delight
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# Double Delight

'I genuinely thought that I wasn't going to be able to play... I was in floods of tears'

Dec 30th 2019, 12:00 PM 20,164 Views 3 Comments

Dublin star Noelle Healy won a unique All-Ireland double in 2019 after lining out with Cork club Mourneabbey.

Poll: Who’ll win the 2020 All-Ireland ladies football championship?
# Have Your Say
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# Have Your Say

Poll: Who’ll win the 2020 All-Ireland ladies football championship?

Dec 30th 2019, 9:30 AM 4,247 Views 0 Comments

Can anyone stop Dublin from winning four-in-a-row?