Advertisement
#Open journalism No news is bad news

Your contributions will help us continue to deliver the stories that are important to you

Support The Journal
Dublin: 13°C Monday 14 June 2021

#LGFA

# lgfa - Wednesday 24 July, 2019

'She's a serious operator' - The remarkable impact of Cork's young dual star over the past year
# Player Focus
From The42
# Player Focus

'She's a serious operator' - The remarkable impact of Cork's young dual star over the past year

Jul 24th 2019, 7:06 PM 8,572 Views 0 Comments

Saoirse Noonan has been an absolute revelation for Ephie Fitzgerald’s Rebels.

# lgfa - Saturday 20 July, 2019

Big win for impressive Tyrone as Donegal stunned
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

Big win for impressive Tyrone as Donegal stunned

Jul 20th 2019, 3:36 PM 6,374 Views 2 Comments

Maxi Curran’s outfit will now need to defeat Mayo next week to keep their interest in the Brendan Martin Cup alive.

# lgfa - Thursday 18 July, 2019

'Nobody's giving us a chance' - Struggling Monaghan out to overwrite recent disappointment
# Farney Fight
From The42
# Farney Fight

'Nobody's giving us a chance' - Struggling Monaghan out to overwrite recent disappointment

Jul 18th 2019, 4:43 PM 5,566 Views 1 Comment

The All-Ireland championship comes as a fresh start after the Farney’s 27-year stay in the league’s top flight ended earlier this year.

# lgfa - Wednesday 17 July, 2019

'I got messages saying, 'I brought my daughters because the ladies footballers were there, not the hurlers''
# Wexford Wonderland
From The42
# Wexford Wonderland

'I got messages saying, 'I brought my daughters because the ladies footballers were there, not the hurlers''

Jul 17th 2019, 5:19 PM 12,582 Views 0 Comments

Wexford manager Anthony Masterson on that brilliant Leinster treble homecoming, the rise of ladies football and his transition to the game.

# lgfa - Friday 12 July, 2019

A team-mate starring at a World Cup, a hugely talented GAA family and promising soccer exploits
# Mackin It Happen
From The42
# Mackin It Happen

A team-mate starring at a World Cup, a hugely talented GAA family and promising soccer exploits

Jul 12th 2019, 11:37 AM 5,970 Views 0 Comments

Armagh star Aimee Mackin is relishing a big summer of action.

# lgfa - Wednesday 10 July, 2019

All-Ireland winning boss sees 'opportunity' in scrapping provincial championships
# Serious Suggestion
From The42
# Serious Suggestion

All-Ireland winning boss sees 'opportunity' in scrapping provincial championships

Jul 10th 2019, 6:11 PM 4,119 Views 3 Comments

Mick Bohan wants the LGFA to get rid of the provincial system, and says it’s ‘inevitable’ in both the men’s and women’s game.

'Why not include the women? It's a great product and a great opportunity for the GAA'
# Gaa Belong?
From The42
# Gaa Belong?

'Why not include the women? It's a great product and a great opportunity for the GAA'

Jul 10th 2019, 6:45 AM 7,860 Views 4 Comments

Cork manager Ephie Fitzgerald on how amalgamation with the GAA would bring ladies football to the next level.

# lgfa - Tuesday 9 July, 2019

Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time
# History Makers
From The42
# History Makers

Croke Park to host Ladies All-Ireland semi-finals for first time

Jul 9th 2019, 2:09 PM 3,624 Views 8 Comments

The historic senior double-header will take place in August.

# lgfa - Saturday 6 July, 2019

Captain Leonard's 2-3 steers Galway past gutsy Mayo to Connacht three in-a-row
# Tribes On Top
From The42
# Tribes On Top

Captain Leonard's 2-3 steers Galway past gutsy Mayo to Connacht three in-a-row

Jul 6th 2019, 6:43 PM 11,339 Views 2 Comments

The first clash of the old rivals at the Gaelic Grounds went the Tribes’ way.

# lgfa - Tuesday 2 July, 2019

Explainer: Here's how the 2019 TG4 All-Ireland senior championship is shaping up
# State Of Play
From The42
# State Of Play

Explainer: Here's how the 2019 TG4 All-Ireland senior championship is shaping up

Jul 2nd 2019, 12:36 PM 4,615 Views 0 Comments

The groups are all but finalised, and we’re almost ready for the road to Croker.

# lgfa - Sunday 30 June, 2019

Dublin collect eighth Leinster crown on the bounce after late goals see off gutsy Westmeath
# Blues Sisters
From The42
# Blues Sisters

Dublin collect eighth Leinster crown on the bounce after late goals see off gutsy Westmeath

Jun 30th 2019, 7:04 PM 5,748 Views 1 Comment

Mick Bohan’s side came through with a 13-point win but they were pushed all the way.

Donegal star returns from England soccer spell to help seal Ulster three-in-a-row with 15-point win
# Top Of The Tree
From The42
# Top Of The Tree

Donegal star returns from England soccer spell to help seal Ulster three-in-a-row with 15-point win

Jun 30th 2019, 6:32 PM 10,263 Views 0 Comments

Niamh McLaughlin hit 2-2 to help her side to victory over Armagh.

# lgfa - Friday 28 June, 2019

Dublin show hand for Leinster eight in-a-row bid as Donegal and Armagh name sides for Ulster showdown
# Super Sunday
From The42
# Super Sunday

Dublin show hand for Leinster eight in-a-row bid as Donegal and Armagh name sides for Ulster showdown

Jun 28th 2019, 7:34 PM 7,964 Views 1 Comment

Mick Bohan’s All-Ireland champions face Westmeath on a busy weekend of provincial final action.

# lgfa - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

'Cluxton has changed the game and set the bar higher for everyone' - Dublin ladies keeper Trant
# Following Suit
From The42
# Following Suit

'Cluxton has changed the game and set the bar higher for everyone' - Dublin ladies keeper Trant

Jun 25th 2019, 9:51 AM 3,041 Views 1 Comment

Mick Bohan’s netminder is pleased to learn from the six-time All-Ireland champion.

# lgfa - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Relentless Cork lay down championship marker with 24-point win over Waterford
# Provincial Matters
From The42
# Provincial Matters

Relentless Cork lay down championship marker with 24-point win over Waterford

May 26th 2019, 9:40 PM 4,395 Views 0 Comments

The 2019 Division 1 league champions picked up where they left off in their Munster opener.

# lgfa - Thursday 16 May, 2019

7 for champions Cork, 4 from Galway, 2 Dubs - 2019 Teams of the League unveiled
# Stars Align
From The42
# Stars Align

7 for champions Cork, 4 from Galway, 2 Dubs - 2019 Teams of the League unveiled

May 16th 2019, 11:05 AM 3,541 Views 0 Comments

Champions Waterford and Meath and finalists Antrim dominate the Division 2, 3 and 4 selections.

# lgfa - Tuesday 14 May, 2019

A call for amalgamation with the GAA, worrying physicality and the lure of Down Under
# Ladies Football
From The42
# Ladies Football

A call for amalgamation with the GAA, worrying physicality and the lure of Down Under

May 14th 2019, 4:43 PM 8,482 Views 2 Comments

Cork ladies football manager Ephie Fitzgerald discusses a wide range of topical aspects of the game.

# lgfa - Friday 10 May, 2019

'I wasn't fit to lift a pen... I take four tablets in the morning and six in the evening now'
# Battling On
From The42
# Battling On

'I wasn't fit to lift a pen... I take four tablets in the morning and six in the evening now'

May 10th 2019, 7:15 AM 9,620 Views 0 Comments

Fermanagh goalkeeper Roisin Gleeson was diagnosed with ulcerative colitis five years ago.

# lgfa - Sunday 5 May, 2019

Déise veteran relishing the opportunity to come full circle in 19th consecutive season
# Turn Back Time
From The42
# Turn Back Time

Déise veteran relishing the opportunity to come full circle in 19th consecutive season

May 5th 2019, 7:00 AM 4,207 Views 0 Comments

Michelle Ryan has had some journey since joining the Waterford senior panel in 2001.

# lgfa - Saturday 4 May, 2019

Meath make up for 2018 heartbreak with league final win as Fermanagh crowned champions elsewhere
# Winner Winner
From The42
# Winner Winner

Meath make up for 2018 heartbreak with league final win as Fermanagh crowned champions elsewhere

May 4th 2019, 6:14 PM 3,881 Views 1 Comment

The Royals landed the Division 3 title in Clones, title while Eimear Smyth was Fermanagh’s hero in the Division 4 final.

Cora Staunton suffers career-threatening double leg-break in Australia
# Setback
From The42
# Setback

Cora Staunton suffers career-threatening double leg-break in Australia

May 4th 2019, 12:52 PM 20,744 Views 16 Comments

The Mayo native suffered the injury during a game for UNSW-ES Bulldogs.

# lgfa - Friday 3 May, 2019

'Cork are just a phenomenal team. It's an opportunity for us and we're accepting that challenge'
# Tribes Task
From The42
# Tribes Task

'Cork are just a phenomenal team. It's an opportunity for us and we're accepting that challenge'

May 3rd 2019, 6:45 AM 4,735 Views 1 Comment

Tim Rabbitt’s Galway hope to finish a successful league campaign on a high in Sunday’s decider.

# lgfa - Thursday 2 May, 2019

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory
# Around The World
From The42
# Around The World

From soccer Stateside to rugby for Ireland, Sligo's globetrotting captain gunning for national glory

May 2nd 2019, 3:18 PM 4,894 Views 0 Comments

37-year-old Jacqui Mulligan has had a colourful sporting career.

# lgfa - Monday 22 April, 2019

'Big lift' as Cork get their day in the sun again with thrilling win over rivals Dublin
# Glory Days
From The42
# Glory Days

'Big lift' as Cork get their day in the sun again with thrilling win over rivals Dublin

Apr 22nd 2019, 8:55 PM 27,184 Views 3 Comments

It was a victory to remember for Ephie Fitzgerald’s side, who now face Galway in the league final.

# lgfa - Sunday 14 April, 2019

Hat-trick hero Sheridan guides Cavan to league semi-final with win over Kerry
# LGFA
From The42
# LGFA

Hat-trick hero Sheridan guides Cavan to league semi-final with win over Kerry

Apr 14th 2019, 4:54 PM 6,091 Views 1 Comment

James Daly’s side finish third in the final standings and meet Waterford in next weekend’s semi.

# lgfa - Friday 5 April, 2019

Cork All-Star transfers to Dublin club in interesting switch-up
# Crossover
From The42
# Crossover

Cork All-Star transfers to Dublin club in interesting switch-up

Apr 5th 2019, 1:06 PM 10,710 Views 3 Comments

Five-time All-Ireland winner Róisín Phelan has moved to St Brigid’s – Noelle Healy’s former club.

# lgfa - Sunday 31 March, 2019

Kerry hit Wexford for six and take one step closer to Division 1 football once again
# Demolition Job
From The42
# Demolition Job

Kerry hit Wexford for six and take one step closer to Division 1 football once again

Mar 31st 2019, 7:00 PM 4,955 Views 0 Comments

Louise Ni Mhuircheartaigh and Sarah Houlihan hit two goals each for the Kingdom, who were relegated last year.

# lgfa - Sunday 17 March, 2019

Galway secure league semi-final berth, while Rebel revival keeps Cork in the hunt
# Crunch Time
From The42
# Crunch Time

Galway secure league semi-final berth, while Rebel revival keeps Cork in the hunt

Mar 17th 2019, 4:58 PM 3,703 Views 0 Comments

A win next week will earn Ephie Fitzgerald’s side a place among the final four.

# lgfa - Saturday 16 March, 2019

O'Sullivan and Cotter on the mark as Cork steamroll Donegal at Páirc Uí Rinn
# Wipeout
From The42
# Wipeout

O'Sullivan and Cotter on the mark as Cork steamroll Donegal at Páirc Uí Rinn

Mar 16th 2019, 2:48 PM 5,505 Views 0 Comments

The Ulster side managed just four points this afternoon, none of which came from play.

# lgfa - Saturday 23 February, 2019

Niamh McEvoy bags 1-5 as Dublin come from behind to beat Mayo
# LGFA
From The42
# LGFA

Niamh McEvoy bags 1-5 as Dublin come from behind to beat Mayo

Feb 23rd 2019, 7:35 PM 7,239 Views 0 Comments

Mick Bohan’s side moved top of Division 1 with victory at Croke Park.

# lgfa - Thursday 14 February, 2019

11-time All-Ireland winners 'thrilled' to keep double-headers despite losing Páirc Uí Chaoimh appearance
# Staying Positive
From The42
# Staying Positive

11-time All-Ireland winners 'thrilled' to keep double-headers despite losing Páirc Uí Chaoimh appearance

Feb 14th 2019, 7:00 PM 4,926 Views 0 Comments

The Cork ladies will play their league before the men’s footballers at Páirc Uí Rinn due to development work at the main county grounds.

# lgfa - Wednesday 13 February, 2019

Dublin star Healy applies for transfer to Cork's All-Ireland club champions Mourneabbey
# Big Switch
From The42
# Big Switch

Dublin star Healy applies for transfer to Cork's All-Ireland club champions Mourneabbey

Feb 13th 2019, 12:14 PM 18,481 Views 1 Comment

The LGFA’s 2017 Player of the Year is currently working on Leeside.

# lgfa - Monday 21 January, 2019

Full list of 13 double-header fixtures confirmed ahead of 2019 leagues
# More Than Ever
From The42
# More Than Ever

Full list of 13 double-header fixtures confirmed ahead of 2019 leagues

Jan 21st 2019, 1:12 PM 7,710 Views 0 Comments

The LGFA have released the details this afternoon – with twice the amount from 2018 on the cards.

# lgfa - Saturday 19 January, 2019

'That's something people can get lost in... at the end of the day it is our hobby'
# Dub Star
From The42
# Dub Star

'That's something people can get lost in... at the end of the day it is our hobby'

Jan 19th 2019, 7:45 AM 5,217 Views 0 Comments

Dublin star Niamh Collins leads a busy life, both on and off the pitch.

# lgfa - Thursday 10 January, 2019

Dublin ladies set for two Croke Park league outings as Mayo double-header confirmed
# Saturday Night Lights
From The42
# Saturday Night Lights

Dublin ladies set for two Croke Park league outings as Mayo double-header confirmed

Jan 10th 2019, 2:38 PM 3,156 Views 0 Comments

The back-to-back All-Ireland champions will also face Donegal at HQ.

# lgfa - Thursday 13 December, 2018

Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss
# Back In The Game
From The42
# Back In The Game

Dublin's first All-Ireland winning manager takes over as Carlow ladies football boss

Dec 13th 2018, 9:21 AM 8,267 Views 1 Comment

Carlow have announced the appointment of Donegal native Gerry McGill for the 2019 season.

# lgfa - Sunday 2 December, 2018

Sinéad Aherne named Player of the Year as Dubs scoop seven LGFA All-Stars
# Hey Now You're An All-Star
From The42
# Hey Now You're An All-Star

Sinéad Aherne named Player of the Year as Dubs scoop seven LGFA All-Stars

Dec 2nd 2018, 9:03 AM 5,044 Views 4 Comments

Aherne beat Lyndsey Davey and Ciara O’Sullivan to the main prize.

# lgfa - Friday 30 November, 2018

First woman to ever score a point in Croke Park to be inducted into LGFA Hall of Fame
# History Maker
From The42
# History Maker

First woman to ever score a point in Croke Park to be inducted into LGFA Hall of Fame

Nov 30th 2018, 4:16 PM 6,659 Views 0 Comments

Marie Crotty won five All-Ireland medals with Waterford and eight Munster titles during an illustrious career.

# lgfa - Thursday 29 November, 2018

Before clashing in All-Ireland club final, key forwards scoop prestigious awards
# Deadly Duo
From The42
# Deadly Duo

Before clashing in All-Ireland club final, key forwards scoop prestigious awards

Nov 29th 2018, 11:36 AM 4,750 Views 0 Comments

Mourneabbey’s Doireann O’Sullivan and Foxrock-Cabinteely’s Amy Ring took the LGFA Player of the Month accolades.

# lgfa - Monday 26 November, 2018

Fixture details confirmed as Cork, Dublin, Monaghan and Sligo clubs eye All-Ireland glory
# Seeking Silverware
From The42
# Seeking Silverware

Fixture details confirmed as Cork, Dublin, Monaghan and Sligo clubs eye All-Ireland glory

Nov 26th 2018, 6:42 PM 5,689 Views 0 Comments

Mourneabbey and Foxrock-Cabinteely face off in the senior final on 8 December.