McDonnell bemoans lack of player access


ARMAGH U21 boss Peter McDonnell has expressed his bitter disappointment with the lack of access he has had with his players heading into their quarter-final clash against Down next Wednesday. St Ronan’s Lurgan, St Paul’s Bessbrook and St Colman’s Newry were involved in the MacRory Cup semi-finals, while Crossmaglen played in last weekend’s U21 Ulster […]


Vernon: Armagh fans need patience


CHARLIE Vernon’s true belief is that this Armagh team can go places given time, patience, and a possible dollop of good fortune. Speaking in today’s Gaelic Life, the versatile Armagh stalwart fronts up to questions about the Orchard County’s horror show in 2016. In fairness, a litany of players were unavailable to Kieran McGeeney and […]


Kernan biding time on Armagh future


ARMAGH and Crossmaglen stalwart Tony Kernan won’t be hastened into any decision on his intercounty future. There has been speculation that Kernan has decided to step away from his Armagh duties ahead of the 2017 season. When contacted yesterday, Kernan said he was taking a break after the club season and that it would be […]


Maghery in it for the long haul


ANYBODY writing-off Maghery’s chances of making an impact in Ulster on account of the club being first-timers should really reassess their position. The Sean McDermott’s made history two weeks ago when they lifted the Gerry Fagan Cup for the first time after their victory over Cullyhanna in the Armagh final. Champagne was sprayed, the team […]