Mayo ‘Down’ Mourne men to get back on track

All-Ireland Football Qualifiers Round Two Down 1-11 Mayo 1-16 Down have crashed out of the All-Ireland series at the hands of Mayo in front of a bumper crowd in Pairc Esler. The Westerners led 0-10 to 1-4 at the break despite the blistering Down start with Caolan Mooney scoring a spectacular goal after eight minutes. […]

Orchard men conquer weary Farney Army

All-Ireland Football Qualifiers Round Two Monaghan 1-12 Armagh 2-17 Armagh have marched into Round Three of the All-Ireland football qualifiers at the expense of Monaghan. The Orchard County led by the minimum at the break, before two second half goals from Rian O’Neill sent his team onwards to victory. Advertisement Jack McCarron scored a late […]

Tyrone steer past Longford banana skin to advance

All-Ireland Football Qualifiers Round Two Longford 1-14 Tyrone 2-15 From Odhrán Crumley in Glennon Brothers Pearse Park Tyrone have steered past a potential banana skin to beat Longford in Pearse Park. Advertisement Two first half goals from Cathal McShane and a host of scores from Peter Harte gave Tyrone a substantial lead. The Leinster men […]

Laois send wasteful Derry packing with late goal

All-Ireland Football Qualifiers Round Two Derry 0-12 Laois 1-13 Eoin Lowry’s late goal sent a wasteful Derry packing for the All-Ireland series in Owenbeg. There was little between the sides entering the final ten minutes after a nip and tuck contest. Advertisement Substitute Lowry’s late goal after roaming through the Derry defence put his team […]

Kildare burst Corrigan bubble as Antrim crash out

All-Ireland Football Qualifiers Round Two Antrim 0-14 Kildare 1-25 Antrim have crashed out of the All-Ireland series after suffering a fourteen point loss to Kildare in Corrigan Park. The Saffron Army piled into Corrigan Park in their droves to sell out the home venue with a capacity capped at 2,100, many of which hoping for […]

Holders Monaghan advance to Ulster decider

Holders Monaghan have overcome Donegal to set-up a final pairing with Tyrone in three weeks time.  The Farney Men rattled the net five times, with Liam McDonald netting a hat-trick with Jason Irwin and Tiernan Kearns netting the other majors in a eight point win. This year the winners of the Ulster decider will meet […]

Derry name team to face Laois in qualifier clash

Damian McErlain has named his team to take on Laois in Saturday’s qualifier round three clash in Owenbeg (5pm).  The Derry team is as follows: Thomas Mallon Karl McKaigue Brendan Rogers Ruairi Mooney Jason Rocks Chrissy McKaigue Niall Keenan Conor McAtamney Ciaran McFaul Emmett Bradley Benny Heron Padraig Cassidy Shane McGuigan Ryan Bell Enda Lynn

All-Ireland qualifier fixture details confirmed

Details for Round Two of the All-Ireland football qualifier games have been confirmed by Croke Park.  GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Round Two Qualifiers Saturday June 22 Antrim v Kildare, Corrigan Park, 3pm – *Subject to inspection and safety certification Advertisement Longford v Tyrone, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park, 5pm Derry v Laois, Owenbeg, 5pm Westmeath […]