He’ll be a strong contender to replace Brian Cody when the Kilkenny boss eventually quits, but Eddie Brennan’s management career almost stalled before it began.
Sat, 29 Jun, 2019
Aonghus Clarke has insisted that Joe McDonagh Cup finalists Westmeath won’t fear playing Cork or Dublin in the All-Ireland series next month.
Thu, 20 Jun, 2019
This was Westmeath’s first victory in the qualifiers since 2012 and they were impressive in victory with Jack Cooney’s side leading from start to finish.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2019
He wasn’t exactly written out of history yet when you think of Westmeath’s solitary Leinster title success 15 years ago, Jack Cooney’s name doesn’t immediately spring to mind.
Sat, 25 May, 2019
Here’s a starter for 10: Which county team has lost the least number of times this year?
Fri, 24 May, 2019
Westmeath’s Boidu Sayeh believes a two-tier championship is a runner in Gaelic football, pointing to the “outrageous” set-up that Dublin have which keeps them “a step above everyone else”.
Thu, 23 May, 2019
Westmeath 0-12 Kerry 0-10
Sun, 10 Mar, 2019
The Lake County await the winners of this evening's second semi-final between Dublin and Meath.
Sat, 12 Jan, 2019
New Westmeath manager Jack Cooney has been dealt a blow as star forward John Heslin is set to take a step away from the panel to complete his studies.
Thu, 06 Dec, 2018
New Westmeath hurling boss Joe Quaid wants the county to take a leaf out of his native Limerick’s book by making a Championship breakthrough.
Tue, 02 Oct, 2018
Westmeath hurling manager Michael Ryan says the Leinster championship should not be expanded to six teams, insisting Offaly will benefit from time spent in the second-tier.
Wed, 06 Jun, 2018
Former Westmeath attacker Dessie Dolan has admitted he received vile hate mail after an infamous free-kick miss against Meath in the 2003 Championship.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2015
Sitting in the Hogan Stand two weeks ago watching John Heslin roll in the game-clinching goal, it was hard not to get drawn in by the pure joy and excitement the Westmeath squad and supporters were experiencing.
Mon, 13 Jul, 2015
Like much of the GAA world, Tom Ryan tuned into RTÉ’s gripping ‘A Legacy’ documentary about the life and times of Páidí Ó Sé earlier this week.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2015
Westmeath hurling manager Michael Ryan is hopeful that the feelgood factor created by the footballers’ historic win over Meath can lead to his men creating a big shock on Sunday.
Wed, 01 Jul, 2015
Earlier this year, Ger Egan conceded he’d almost questioned himself as a footballer after Westmeath’s horror 2014 campaign yielded 12 defeats in 12 games.
Tue, 30 Jun, 2015
Well that was good for the soul, and good for the championship.
Talk is cheap. It’s the actions that follow from teams that determine whether they really believe or whether they were trotting out a party line — and in some cases trying to convince themselves.
Mon, 29 Jun, 2015
Tom Cribbin admitted it was a little ‘miracle’ to emerge from the depths of despair grasping a Leinster final place, but the man who actually conjured it, Kieran Martin, could only shrug.
Westmeath 3-19 Meath 2-18: To put all the madness in its proper context, consider where Westmeath were exactly a year ago to the day.
A cool head from Kieran Martin produced the goal that sent Westmeath into Sunday’s Leinster semi-final against Meath, but it could be a huge moment in the managerial career of Tom Cribbin.
Thu, 25 Jun, 2015
It’s amazing what a good dressing down from a manager does.
Mon, 15 Jun, 2015
Westmeath hurler Shane Power feared he had lost the sight in his eye after a freak accident before the Leinster SHC quarter-final with Wexford.
Tue, 09 Jun, 2015
Westmeath 3-14 Louth 0-16: Perhaps a little tough love does work after all.
Mon, 18 May, 2015
Westmeath 2-11 Longford 0-10: Two second-half goals helped Westmeath to victory over neighbours Longford in their final O’Byrne Cup group game.
Mon, 12 Jan, 2015
Offaly 2-15 Westmeath 1-13: Offaly held on for a five-point win following a spirited fight back by Westmeath in the second half of this Walsh Cup game at Cusack Park, Mullingar, yesterday.
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