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#Laochra Gael

# laochra-gael - Sunday 6 February, 2022

'The reception we received in the home of the Meehans was so humbling'
# Kieran Fitzgerald
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# Kieran Fitzgerald

'The reception we received in the home of the Meehans was so humbling'

Feb 6th 2022, 10:00 AM 16,409 Views 1 Comment

Galway’s 2001 All-Ireland winner Kieran Fitzgerald is the next legend to feature on Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Friday 28 January, 2022

'I said 'Your father would be so proud of you'' - Special family moment after Limerick's 2018 triumph
# Down Memory Lane
From The42
# Down Memory Lane

'I said 'Your father would be so proud of you'' - Special family moment after Limerick's 2018 triumph

Jan 28th 2022, 10:52 AM 9,913 Views 2 Comments

The legendary Limerick goalkeeper will be the next GAA figure to feature on Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Friday 21 January, 2022

'We had to get up early and go on a combat run' -  An army cadet's morning after All-Ireland final loss
# Looking Back
From The42
# Looking Back

'We had to get up early and go on a combat run' - An army cadet's morning after All-Ireland final loss

Jan 21st 2022, 4:34 PM 8,509 Views 2 Comments

2001 All-Ireland winner Sue Ramsbottom will be the next Gaelic Games great to feature on Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Friday 14 January, 2022

Dublin great Macauley reveals 2017 cruciate injury came after skateboard fall at wedding
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

Dublin great Macauley reveals 2017 cruciate injury came after skateboard fall at wedding

Jan 14th 2022, 3:04 PM 11,550 Views 3 Comments

The knee injury kept Michael Darragh Macauley out for most of that year’s championship.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 6 January, 2022

Six more GAA greats to feature in new series of Laochra Gael on TG4
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Six more GAA greats to feature in new series of Laochra Gael on TG4

Jan 6th 2022, 5:15 PM 36,183 Views 11 Comments

The new series starts next Thursday 13 January.

# laochra-gael - Friday 23 April, 2021

'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career
# Documentary
From The42
# Documentary

'The headline was, 'Clare lose player to Switzerland'' - Liam Griffin's brief Banner career

Apr 23rd 2021, 7:35 AM 8,655 Views 0 Comments

The Wexford All-Ireland winning boss is the subject of the latest Laochra Gael documentary.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series
# Spotlight
From The42
# Spotlight

Six more GAA icons announced to feature in Laohcra Gael series

Mar 18th 2021, 7:15 PM 9,837 Views 5 Comments

The series will continue on 25 March and will run until 29 April.

# laochra-gael - Monday 1 February, 2021

'The three or four pints always gave you a good night's sleep' - Offaly hero's unique pre-match routine
# Memory Lane
From The42
# Memory Lane

'The three or four pints always gave you a good night's sleep' - Offaly hero's unique pre-match routine

Feb 1st 2021, 5:38 PM 16,095 Views 1 Comment

Johnny Pilkington is the next GAA icon to feature in this season’s edition of Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Monday 18 January, 2021

'When Mam and Dad died, we could never get them back. But sport is only sport'
# Family
From The42
# Family

'When Mam and Dad died, we could never get them back. But sport is only sport'

Jan 18th 2021, 3:54 PM 16,112 Views 0 Comments

Galway camogie legend Thérèse Maher will feature in this week’s episode of Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Monday 4 January, 2021

'Alcohol got a grip on him and we just lost him' - Cassidy opens up about father's death
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

'Alcohol got a grip on him and we just lost him' - Cassidy opens up about father's death

Jan 4th 2021, 4:34 PM 63,867 Views 15 Comments

Former Donegal star Kevin Cassidy features in the first episode of the new series of Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Monday 21 December, 2020

Here are the 12 GAA legends that will feature in the new Laochra Gael series
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Here are the 12 GAA legends that will feature in the new Laochra Gael series

Dec 21st 2020, 12:08 PM 16,662 Views 8 Comments

The series begins on 7 January.

# laochra-gael - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

'Paying tribute to great GAA heroes': You can now watch five years of TG4's Laochra Gael online
# TG4
From The42
# TG4

'Paying tribute to great GAA heroes': You can now watch five years of TG4's Laochra Gael online

Sep 29th 2020, 3:10 PM 4,563 Views 1 Comment

Seasons 14-18 are now on the TG4 Player.

# laochra-gael - Sunday 5 April, 2020

A family tragedy during the Troubles and winning an All-Ireland while pregnant
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

A family tragedy during the Troubles and winning an All-Ireland while pregnant

Apr 5th 2020, 12:00 PM 16,551 Views 2 Comments

Monaghan great Brenda McAnespie is next up in Laochra Gael hot seat.

# laochra-gael - Sunday 29 March, 2020

'I was thrown off a horse onto a concrete path. I thought I was going to be paralysed'
# Oh The Green And Red
From The42
# Oh The Green And Red

'I was thrown off a horse onto a concrete path. I thought I was going to be paralysed'

Updated Mar 29th 2020, 8:01 PM 49,606 Views 31 Comments

David Brady is next up in the Laochra Gael hot seat.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

'Motor accidents and tragic situations take a lot out of you' - All-Ireland winner recalls time as a priest
# Keep The Faith
From The42
# Keep The Faith

'Motor accidents and tragic situations take a lot out of you' - All-Ireland winner recalls time as a priest

Updated Mar 18th 2020, 8:27 PM 54,947 Views 20 Comments

Former Galway hurler Iggy Clarke is next up to feature on Laochra Gael.

'Amazing memories' and 'mighty show' - praise for Alan Brogan's Laochra Gael episode
# Dub Hero
From The42
# Dub Hero

'Amazing memories' and 'mighty show' - praise for Alan Brogan's Laochra Gael episode

Mar 18th 2020, 1:25 PM 4,539 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin star got the Laochra Gael treatement last night.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 12 March, 2020

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game
# Dublin Icon
From The42
# Dublin Icon

'I was running, about to run over Jim Gavin thinking he'd forgotten about me' - Brogan on last Dublin game

Mar 12th 2020, 8:00 PM 12,829 Views 4 Comments

Alan Brogan’s Laochra Gael episode will be aired on St Patrick’s Day.

# laochra-gael - Sunday 8 March, 2020

'It was put out as an accolade at funerals that a Laochra Gael had been done on them'
# Heroes Of The Game
From The42
# Heroes Of The Game

'It was put out as an accolade at funerals that a Laochra Gael had been done on them'

Mar 8th 2020, 7:00 AM 49,156 Views 4 Comments

Irial Mac Murchú talks to The42 about the concept behind this iconic GAA documentary series.

# laochra-gael - Friday 6 March, 2020

'I remember ringing him and he said, 'I'm in darkness in the room. I can't get out of bed''
# Open Up
From The42
# Open Up

'I remember ringing him and he said, 'I'm in darkness in the room. I can't get out of bed''

Mar 6th 2020, 8:11 PM 79,640 Views 26 Comments

Diarmuid Lyng’s struggle with his mental health features in his upcoming Laochra Gael episode.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 26 February, 2020

'I could have been the bigger man in the situation and I wasn't. Then you're looking at him in the coffin'
# Rift
From The42
# Rift

'I could have been the bigger man in the situation and I wasn't. Then you're looking at him in the coffin'

Feb 26th 2020, 4:02 PM 28,741 Views 1 Comment

Kieran Donaghy’s relationship with his father is a central theme in his upcoming Laochra Gael episode.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 6 March, 2019

'This fella was saying 'I hope he's dead'. I walloped him with my umbrella and said 'that's my husband''
# Kung Fu Kick
From The42
# Kung Fu Kick

'This fella was saying 'I hope he's dead'. I walloped him with my umbrella and said 'that's my husband''

Mar 6th 2019, 4:20 PM 21,927 Views 11 Comments

A controversial moment in the 1983 Leinster SFC final features in Kieran Duff’s Laochra Gael episode.

# laochra-gael - Friday 1 March, 2019

'I was blown away, totally overwhelmed. It was completely unexpected'
# Rena18
From The42
# Rena18

'I was blown away, totally overwhelmed. It was completely unexpected'

Mar 1st 2019, 12:32 PM 12,774 Views 1 Comment

Eighteen-time All-Ireland champion and Cork legend Rena Buckley will feature on Laochra Gael next Wednesday.

# laochra-gael - Friday 22 February, 2019

Temptations to make a Rebel return and a call for camogie to drop the handpass goal rule
# Rena18
From The42
# Rena18

Temptations to make a Rebel return and a call for camogie to drop the handpass goal rule

Feb 22nd 2019, 8:30 AM 4,095 Views 0 Comments

Dual star Rena Buckley retired from the inter-county game last year with 18 All-Ireland medals.

'He sat in front of me and said, 'Since when did you start worrying about your wife?" - Darby
# Difficult Memories
From The42
# Difficult Memories

'He sat in front of me and said, 'Since when did you start worrying about your wife?" - Darby

Feb 22nd 2019, 7:30 AM 17,713 Views 4 Comments

The Offaly legend will feature on Laochra Gael next Wednesday.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 21 February, 2019

'If you asked me to put money on it, I wouldn't': Former Dubs star not confident about five-in-a-row
# Doubts
From The42
# Doubts

'If you asked me to put money on it, I wouldn't': Former Dubs star not confident about five-in-a-row

Feb 21st 2019, 7:30 AM 13,004 Views 7 Comments

Kieran Duff is worried about the various things that can happen throughout the season to threaten Dublin’s chances.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 14 February, 2019

'I had this big blonde head on me' - Tyrrell recalls bleaching his hair with Tommy Walsh
# Glory Days
From The42
# Glory Days

'I had this big blonde head on me' - Tyrrell recalls bleaching his hair with Tommy Walsh

Feb 14th 2019, 3:49 PM 11,499 Views 0 Comments

The nine-time All-Ireland winner will feature in the first episode in the new series of Laochra Gael.

Limerick are the biggest threat to their All-Ireland defence - former All-Star O'Shaughnessy
# Steady As She Goes
From The42
# Steady As She Goes

Limerick are the biggest threat to their All-Ireland defence - former All-Star O'Shaughnessy

Feb 14th 2019, 7:45 AM 9,902 Views 5 Comments

The Shannonsiders are looking to retain the Liam MacCarthy after making an an impressive start to the league.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 28 March, 2018

'People were killed over their connection with the GAA and that was the most tragic thing of all'
# The Troubles
From The42
# The Troubles

'People were killed over their connection with the GAA and that was the most tragic thing of all'

Mar 28th 2018, 5:47 PM 34,342 Views 20 Comments

Mickey Harte reflects on his memories of trying to enjoy Gaelic Football during the Troubles in the latest episode of Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

'She couldn't help it because she's a psycho, but it's fine... So am I'
# In The Genes
From The42
# In The Genes

'She couldn't help it because she's a psycho, but it's fine... So am I'

Mar 13th 2018, 7:03 PM 36,690 Views 17 Comments

Cork camogie star Ashling Thompson recalls ‘full blown arguments’ with her mother during matches in her upcoming Laochra Gael programme.

# laochra-gael - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

Managing Meath 'down the line' on the radar for Graham Geraghty
# Royals
From The42
# Royals

Managing Meath 'down the line' on the radar for Graham Geraghty

Mar 6th 2018, 4:07 PM 6,114 Views 5 Comments

“Management was always on my radar and to manage my own county would be one of my goals,” he says during his upcoming Laochra Gael programme.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 27 April, 2017

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full
# Premier
From The42
# Premier

Miss the Pat Fox episode of Laochra Gael last night? It's here in full

Apr 27th 2017, 2:02 PM 6,175 Views 4 Comments

“I’ve seen it all now, a Rabbitte chasing a Fox around Croke Park!”

# laochra-gael - Thursday 13 April, 2017

'What a player', 'top class', 'the greatest' - tributes paid after Tommy Walsh's Laochra Gael episode
# Cats Legend
From The42
# Cats Legend

'What a player', 'top class', 'the greatest' - tributes paid after Tommy Walsh's Laochra Gael episode

Apr 13th 2017, 9:04 AM 13,632 Views 5 Comments

The Kilkenny great was under the spotlight on TG4 last night.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

'The memories I have are just out of this world and bring happiness to me straight away'

Apr 12th 2017, 11:40 AM 8,251 Views 6 Comments

Tommy Walsh is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.

# laochra-gael - Wednesday 8 March, 2017

'We stood up, we fought, we stuck together and we came out the other side' - Donal Óg on Cork strike
# Rebel
From The42
# Rebel

'We stood up, we fought, we stuck together and we came out the other side' - Donal Óg on Cork strike

Mar 8th 2017, 7:10 PM 8,985 Views 23 Comments

Cusack is the subject in the first episode of the new series of TG4′s Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Friday 3 March, 2017

Clare, Tyrone, Cork and Kerry GAA greats all set to feature in the new Laochra Gael season
# Suil Eile
From The42
# Suil Eile

Clare, Tyrone, Cork and Kerry GAA greats all set to feature in the new Laochra Gael season

Mar 3rd 2017, 5:55 PM 10,445 Views 8 Comments

There’ll also be players in the spotlight from Kilkenny, Dublin, Sligo, Galway, Tipperary and Offaly.

# laochra-gael - Sunday 27 March, 2016

Kilkenny Allstar's brilliant photobomb as an 11 year-old during Eoin Kelly's Laochra Gael
# TG4
From The42
# TG4

Kilkenny Allstar's brilliant photobomb as an 11 year-old during Eoin Kelly's Laochra Gael

Mar 27th 2016, 6:47 PM 14,708 Views 2 Comments

Paul Murphy started shadowing Tipperary hurlers from a young age.

# laochra-gael - Monday 21 March, 2016

'We would have went to hell and back to get up the Hogan Stand steps'
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

'We would have went to hell and back to get up the Hogan Stand steps'

Mar 21st 2016, 5:12 PM 11,999 Views 16 Comments

Eoin Kelly is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight on TG4.

# laochra-gael - Monday 29 February, 2016

'My proudest moment in a Kerry jersey is having my son in my arms and lifting the Sam Maguire'
# Laochra Gael
From The42
# Laochra Gael

'My proudest moment in a Kerry jersey is having my son in my arms and lifting the Sam Maguire'

Feb 29th 2016, 5:46 PM 9,359 Views 7 Comments

Declan O’Sullivan is the next player to go under the Laochra Gael spotlight.

# laochra-gael - Tuesday 23 February, 2016

16 reasons why we love Waterford hurling legend Ken McGrath
# Déise Star
From The42
# Déise Star

16 reasons why we love Waterford hurling legend Ken McGrath

Feb 23rd 2016, 4:30 PM 13,915 Views 11 Comments

The former Déise star is next up on Laochra Gael.

# laochra-gael - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Kerry, Tipperary, Waterford and Galway legends to line out for new Laochra Gael season
# Suil Eile
From The42
# Suil Eile

Kerry, Tipperary, Waterford and Galway legends to line out for new Laochra Gael season

Jan 21st 2016, 7:00 PM 26,379 Views 17 Comments

There’s stars involved as well from Limerick, Kerry, Meath and Armagh.

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