Cork have not reached the last eight of the championship since 2014, falling at the fourth-round hurdle each summer since. But irrespective of who Cork are pitted against on this occasion, McCarthy is adamant that his team are well capable of progressing to the Super 8s.
Sun, 23 Jun, 2019
Where the criticism centred on the Cork footballers and their perceived softness ahead of Meath’s visit, the spotlight shifted onto Ronan McCarthy and his backroom team this week, with the Cork management labelled not fit for purpose at Tuesday’s county board meeting.
Sat, 02 Mar, 2019
It’s only February, but are summer line-ups coming into view? A chat with Ronan McCarthy indicates that while the Cork football manager isn’t about to pick his championship 15 now, he does concede things are “starting to take shape bit by bit”.
Sat, 24 Feb, 2018
Cork football selector Ronan McCarthy responded last night to criticism from former Kerry star Tomás Ó Sé and former Cork footballer James Masters, saying that the Rebel players and management had not allowed recent comments to become a distraction as they prepare for the Munster final against Kerry on Sunday week.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2015