A record-breaking crowd of 56,114, but the fare they bore witness to won’t live long in the memory as Dublin needed just five scores to secure a third consecutive All-Ireland ladies football title
Dublin manager Mick Bohan has made two changes in personnel to the team that lined out against Cork for Sunday’s TG4 All-Ireland Ladies Senior Football Final against Galway at Croke Park.
Róisín Leonard came up with the winning free for Galway as they booked their place in the TG4 All-Ireland Championship senior final for the first time since 2005 with victory over Mayo at Croke Park.
Cork boss Ephie Fitzgerald has opted for one change ahead of tomorrow’s All-Ireland Ladies SFC semi-final against Dublin.
Cork manager Ephie Fitzgerald has opted for one change in personnel ahead of Sunday’s mouth-watering TG4 All-Ireland Ladies Senior Football Championship semi-final against holders Dublin at Croke Park.
Tracey Leonard scored 1-5 as Galway negotiated the dreadful conditions and a stiff challenge from Waterford to advance to the TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship semi-final where they’ll face rivals Mayo.
Galway came from behind at O’Moore Park in Portlaoise to secure a hard-earned victory over Kerry in Group Three of the TG4 All-Ireland SFC.
Galway captain Tracey Leonard said that Galway learned their lessons to overcome Mayo in the Connacht SFC Final in the LIT Gaelic Grounds in Limerick.
Tracey Leonard fired goals in each half as Galway claimed their third TG4 Connacht Ladies SFC title in a row, but they needed to fend off a strong Mayo comeback to claim the win in the first Connacht final staged in Munster.
A rip-roaring TG4 Connacht SFC Final gave the Castlebar crowd everything they craved and more when a ferocious Mayo team put Galway to the pin of their collar on Sunday afternoon.
Tracey Leonard played a captain’s role as her six points fired Galway to a sixth TG4 Connacht senior title in the last seven years and to victory over arch rivals Mayo at MacHale Park.
Mourneabbey (Cork) 2-11 Kilkerrin/Clonberne (Galway) 2-10: Mourneabbey will contest their second All-Ireland Ladies Club SFC final in a row after they defeated Galway’s Kilkerrin/Clonberne in Cork yesterday.
Eamonn Ryan’s Cork remain on course for a tenth TG4 All-Ireland ladies senior football crown in eleven seasons.
Tesco Homegrown Division 1 NFL replay
The composure of Cork goalkeeper Martina O’Brien is a rare gift.
CORK 3-8 GALWAY 1-14: Nollaig Cleary turned to a friend during the first-half of this National League decider and wondered if Cork had always employed such a defensive approach.
Lorna Joyce’s late point salvaged a replay for Galway in this afternoon’s enthralling Tesco Ladies National Football League Division 1 final at Parnell Park.
Born just two miles from the Kerry border, Cork’s Bríd Stack knows all about rivalry and bragging rights.
Galway 0-17 Monaghan 0-14 Galway boss Kevin Reidy heaped praise on his side following Saturday’s All-Ireland Ladies SFC quarter-final win over Monaghan at St. Brendan’s Park in Birr.
Galway 0-17 Monaghan 0-14
Galway 3-21 Cork 4-13
Galway 3-10 Westmeath 0-9
Tipperary 3-09 Clare 0-14
Roscommon 1-21 Limerick 0-13
Kildare 3-20 Longford 0-6
Galway 0-11 Monaghan 0-16
Galway 2-20 Tyrone 2-05
Galway 3-13 Dublin 2-14
Dublin 3-10 Galway 3-10
Galway 1-10 Kerry 1-13
Tesco Homegrown Ladies National Football League Division 2 final
Leitrim 1-16 Carlow 0-12
Galway 3-10 Cork 1-15
It wasn’t all doom and gloom for Holywood tyros yesterday.
Cavan snatched a last gasp victory over Longford in the Leinster JFC semi-final at Glennon Brothers Pearse Park when Martin Dunne created the opportunity for Martin Reilly to fire home the decisive matchwinning goal in the final minute of the game.
Winning the Division 2 league title may have been perceived outside of the camp as being important to Kildare’s continuing development but it was never viewed as such by the players or management.
MEATH advanced to an O’Byrne Shield final clash with arch-rivals Dublin next Saturday when getting the better of Laois in the rescheduled ‘semi’ in Navan’s last night.
GLENN RYAN didn’t have a happy return to long-time stomping ground St Conleth’s Park as Kildare subjected his Longford side to a double-score beating in the O’Byrne Cup.
New Antrim football boss Jody Gormley has announced his provisional panel for the season ahead, and it includes noted hurler Gavin Bell.
Both Donegal and Antrim have opted to hand out championship debuts ahead of Sunday's Ulster SFC clash in Ballybofey.
UCD full-back Conor Evans has been drafted into the Offaly senior set-up ahead of Sunday's NFL clash with Antrim.
Antrim 1-10 Westmeath 0-14
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