Champions must be at the “top of their game” against Donegal

By Michael McMullan EMMA Duggan kicked Meath’s winning score to set up Saturday’s Croke Park showdown with Donegal, but she insists the Royals must be “on top of their game.” She notched two points in Meath’s 2-8 to 1-9 win over Donegal in the Division One League decider back in April. “I remember celebrating afterwards, […]

Gallagher: Royal’s All-Ireland victory has inspired chasing pack

All-Ireland Senior Ladies Football Championship semi-final Donegal v Meath Saturday, Croke Park, 4pm AFTER 350 days out with a cruciate ligament injury, Edel Gallagher got the call from Maxi Curran for Donegal’s quarter-final win over Dublin. Advertisement Hannah Tyrrell needed curbed and Gallagher was handed the role in her 100th game for the county. Renowned […]

Doyle shoots Armagh ladies to All-Ireland glory

All-Ireland Ladies U16 C final Armagh 1-14 Longford 2-4 By Deniese O’Flaherty LUCY Doyle scored 1-5 and Armagh claimed the All-Ireland Ladies Football Championship U16 ‘C’ title with victory over Longford at Emmett Park in Lisnaskea on Wednesday night. Advertisement Despite losing star forward Doyle to a yellow card, midway through the second half, the […]

Inter-county stars support Lidl’s ‘County Pride’ campaign 

DONEGAL star Emer Gallagher was among the leading inter-county stars have gathered to support Lidl Ireland’s ‘County Pride’ campaign which is running throughout the country. A chosen player from featured counties can be seen on local billboards and Lidl stores right across the country, as the countdown continues to the TG4 All-Ireland Ladies Football Finals […]

Smyth shoots Fermanagh to All-Ireland final meeting with Antrim

TG4 All-Ireland Junior Championship Fermanagh 7-9 Limerick 3-12 By Darren Kelly EIMEAR  Smyth led Fermanagh’s charge back into the TG4 All-Ireland Junior Championship Final as her 3-7 contribution was significant in their victory over Limerick in Kiltoom. Advertisement The 2020 TG4 Player of the Year was joined by Bláithín Bogue, Laura Grew (two) and Cliodhna […]

Donegal do double over Dubs to book last four spot

 TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship Donegal 3-7 Dublin 1-7 By Alan Foley KAREN Guthrie scored two of Donegal’s three second half goals as they dumped Dublin out of the TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship at Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon. Advertisement After a solid first half where Donegal had laid out their plans, to go in 0-4 to […]

Armagh’s All-Ireland dreams ended by Kingdom

TG4 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship semi-final Kerry 4-12 Armagh 2-14 By Daire Walsh LOUISE Ní Mhuircheartaigh struck 2-6 at O’Connor Park in Tullamore as Kerry set up a TG4 All-Ireland Senior Football Championship semi-final against Mayo with a four-point triumph over Armagh. Advertisement In addition to the Corca Dhuibhne ace’s scoring prowess, Niamh Carmody and […]