Gallagher backed by Donegal county board


RORY Gallagher remains the man to lead Donegal forward, according to the county’s public relations officer Ed Byrne. Gallagher received a three-year extension to his contract last season, with an option for a further year. Byrne says his position isn’t under threat despite a disappointing championship campaign. Their season ended in a chastening 4-17 to […]


Kavanagh recalls invasive drugs testing experience


RORY Kavanagh has revealed the ‘intrusive’ experience of being required to produce a urine sample in the immediate aftermath of Donegal’s Division One final win over Mayo in 2007. Drug testing in the GAA hit the spotlight this week when it came to public attention that Kerry footballer Brendan O’Sullivan tested positive for the stimulant […]


McGuigan tips Donegal for Ulster Championship glory


TYRONE legend Brian McGuigan believes that Donegal have overtaken his native county and now look most likely to prevail in the upcoming Ulster Championship. The Red Hands are tipped by the bookies to defend their title, even if they had a flat league campaign, finishing sixth in Division One. By contrast, Donegal defied expectations of […]