Mayo footballers start their FBD league campaign this Sunday against NUIG
The Mayo senior footballers will be back in action this weekend, for the start of the FBD League -although most of the 2016 championship squad are travelling to South Africa today for a team holiday and will not return until Friday week.
Stephen Rochford is drafting in a number of new players for FBD League duty.
In Section A, Mayo’s first game is a home game against NUI Galway this Sunday 8th January in McHale Park, Castlebar, while Roscommon and Sligo IT will meet in Boyle on Sunday – also with a 2 pm throw-in.
In the second round on Sunday week 15th Jan, Mayo take on Sligo IT in Ballina, and in Round 3 the following weekend, it’s Mayo V Roscommon in Kiltoom.
And in section B, Sligo take on Galway this Sunday in Enniscrone, while Leitrim play GMIT in Mohill.