Getting the match-ups right has gone a long way for Kerry and Mayo in recent years. We think of Aidan O’Mahony on Michael Murphy in the 2014 final, Lee Keegan on Enda Smith in the 2017 All-Ireland quarter-final replay and just last weekend Patrick Durcan tagging Ryan McHugh.
Wed, 07 Aug, 2019
James Horan wants to make history in his second stint as Mayo manager but little did he think that a nugget of it would come in his first match back as they advanced to a FBD League semi-final showdown with Galway on the back of a penalty shootout.
Sun, 06 Jan, 2019
Mon, 20 Nov, 2017
Sun, 17 Sep, 2017
Eleven years after delivering a Footballer of the Year season almost out of nowhere and destroying Mayo in an All-Ireland final, the same question is being asked about Kieran Donaghy — who do Mayo have that is capable of marking him?
Wed, 16 Aug, 2017
Tue, 15 Aug, 2017
Mayo fatigue is being experienced across the country but this team doesn’t appear to be going away anytime soon. That belligerence has to be respected yet the question is, can they transform doughtiness into dominance? looks at the arguments for and against.
Sat, 20 May, 2017
For the first time since the inception of individual hurler and footballer of the year prizes in 1995, the two winners at last night’s ceremony in Dublin’s Convention Centre came from counties which hadn’t won the All-Ireland in either code.
Sat, 05 Nov, 2016
Mon, 03 Oct, 2016