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    Mayo begin their 2019 Allianz football league campaign against familiar opposition as we face Roscommon on Saturday night in Elverys MacHale Park.

    Manager James Horan back in charge for a second spell has continued his youth first policy by handing out two debuts for his opening league game with forwards Brian Reape & Conor Diskin both playing national league football for the very first time. At the other end of the scale it's also a landmark occasion for Jason Doherty who will be making his 100th appearance in the green & red on Saturday night. He made his league debut against Kerry in 2011.

    1. Robert Hennelly - Breaffy
    2. Eoin O'Donoghue - Belmullet
    3. Brendan Harrison - Aghamore
    4. Keith Higgins - Ballyhaunis
    5. Lee Keegan - Westport
    6. Colm Boyle - Davitts
    7. Paddy Durcan - Castlebar Mitchels(C)
    8. Diarmuid O’Connor - Ballintubber
    9. Donal Vaughan - Castlebar Mitchels
    10. Fergal Boland - Aghamore
    11. Aidan O’Shea - Breaffy
    12. Jason Doherty - Burrishoole
    13. Evan Regan - Ballina Stephenites
    14. Brian Reape - Bohola Moy Davitts
    15. Conor Diskin - Claremorris

  • Mayo are back in action tomorrow as they face Tipperary in Round 2 of the football Qualifiers in Semple Stadium. Following an 18 point win over Limerick in Round 1 Stephen Rochford makes 3 changes to his starting team. Out go Eoin O'Donoghue, Evan Regan & James Durcan with Lee Keegan, Jason Doherty and Andy Moran all starting. All three players came off the bench in the Round 1 win. Tomorrow sees 4 time All star defender Colm Boyle making his 100th Mayo appearance(45 championship & 54 league). He made his debut in 2008 against Sligo. Throw-in tomorrow is 5pm.

     

    1. David Clarke - Ballina Stephenites
    2. Chris Barrett - Belmullet
    3. Ger Cafferkey - Ballina Stephenites
    4. Keith Higgins - Ballyhaunis
    5. Colm Boyle - Davitts
    6. Stephen Coen - Hollymount/Carramore
    7. Patrick Durcan - Castlebar Mitchels
    8. Seamus O'Shea - Breaffy
    9. Lee Keegan - Westport
    10. Kevin McLoughlin - Knockmore
    11. Aidan O’Shea - Breaffy
    12. Cian Hanley - Ballaghaderreen
    13. Jason Doherty - Burrishoole
    14. Cillian O’Connor - Ballintubber(Captain)
    15. Andy Moran - Ballaghaderreen

  • The penultimate round of the Allianz Football league takes place tomorrow as Mayo host Tyrone in Elverys MacHale Park.

    Following a win on the road last weekend in Kildare Stephen Rochford makes two changes to his starting with Seamus O'Shea & Michael Hall replacing Tom Parsons & Cillian O'Connor. Mayo's last win in MacHale Park over Tyrone in the league was back in 1992, Mayo did however beat Tyrone when teams met at the same stage in Omagh last season.

    Throw-in tomorrow in Elverys MacHale Park is 2pm:
    1. Rob Hennelly - Breaffy
    2. Caolan Crowe - Garrymore
    3. Ger Cafferkey - Ballina Stephenites
    4. Eoin O’Donoghue - Belmullet
    5. Colm Boyle - Davitts
    6. Lee Keegan - Westport
    7. Michael Hall - Breaffy
    8. Stephen Coen - Hollymount/Carramore
    9. Seamus O'Shea - Breaffy
    10. Kevin McLoughlin - Knockmore
    11. Aidan O’Shea - Breaffy
    12. Diarmuid O’Connor - Ballintubber
    13. Jason Doherty - Burrishoole
    14. Andy Moran - Ballaghaderreen
    15. Adam Gallagher - Mayo Gaels

  • Round 2 of the Allianz Football league sees Mayo make the trip to Omagh on Sunday to face Tyrone in Healy Park at 2.30pm.

    Following a win over Roscommon in Round 1 James Horan is again continuing his youth first policy with a debut for Ciaran Treacy among the forwards. The two other changes sees starts for James McComack & Fionn McDonagh, both of whom came off the bench in the win over Roscommon last Saturday night. The three players who drop out are Colm Boyle, Fergal Boland & Evan Regan. The team is captained by Diarmuid O'Connor.

     

    1. Robert Hennelly - Breaffy
    2. Eoin O'Donoghue - Belmullet
    3. Brendan Harrison - Aghamore
    4. Keith Higgins - Ballyhaunis
    5. James McCormack - Claremorris
    6. Lee Keegan - Westport
    7. Paddy Durcan - Castlebar Mitchels
    8. Diarmuid O’Connor - Ballintubber(C)
    9. Donal Vaughan - Castlebar Mitchels
    10. Fionn McDonagh - Westport
    11. Aidan O’Shea - Breaffy
    12. Ciaran Treacy - Ballina Stephenites
    13. Conor Diskin - Claremorris
    14. Brian Reape - Bohola Moy Davitts
    15. Jason Doherty - Burrishoole

     

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    Mayo will play Kildare in Round 3 of the football qualifiers this weekend after the draw was made this morning.
    Mayo will travel to face the Lilywhites. The CCC of the GAA will meet this afternoon to finalise details of the fixtures.

    The draw in full is:

    Kildare v Mayo
    Armagh v Clare
    Leitrim v Monaghan
    Cavan v Tyrone

  • AIB All-Ireland Intermediate Club Football Final 
    Moy 1-10 
    Michael Glaveys 0-07 

  • Roscommon Manager Kevin McStay named his team to take on Cavan in Sunday’s Allianz League Division 2 League Final in Croke Park on Sunday next at 2pm.

    The team shows just one change from the team that played Cork on Sunday last with James Featherston of Roscommon Gaels reclaiming the Goalkeeper’s jersey from Éire Óg’s Colm Lavin.

    The team and subs are listed below.


    James Featherston

    Roscommon Gaels


    David Murray

    Padraig Pearses


    Peter Domican

    St Brigid’s


    Fergal Lennon

    Clann na nGael


    Conor Daly

    Padraig Pearses


    Ultan Harney

    Clann na nGael


    Brian Stack

    St Brigid’s


    Tadhg O Rourke

    Tulsk


    Cathal Compton

    Strokestown


    Ciaráin Murtagh

    St Faithleach’s


    Niall Kilroy

    Fuerty


    Conor Devaney (Capt.)

    Kilbride


    Donie Smith

    Boyle


    Ciaran Lennon

    Clann na nGael


    Diarmuid Murtagh

    St Faithleach’s

     

     


    Colm Lavin

    Éire Óg


    Cathal Cregg

    Western Gaels


    Enda Smith

    Boyle


    Fintan Cregg

    Elphin


    Ian Kilbride

    St Brigid’s


    John Mc Manus

    Roscommon Gaels


    Niall Daly

    Padraig Pearses


    Niall McInerney

    St Brigid’s


    Ronan Daly

    Padraig Pearses


    Sean Mc Dermott

    Western Gaels


    Shane Killoran

    Elphin

     

  • Roscommon team to play Leitrim: 

    1 Colm Lavin, Éire Óg

    2 David Murray, Padraig Pearses
    3 Peter Domican, St. Brigid’s
    4 Niall McInerney, St. Brigid’s

    5 John McManus, Roscommon Gaels
    6 Brian Stack, St. Brigid’s
    7 Conor Devaney (C), Kilbride

    8 Cathal Compton, Strokestown
    9 Tadhg O’Rourke, Tulsk

    10 Enda Smith, Boyle
    11 Niall Kilroy, Fuerty
    12 Fintan Cregg, Elphin

    13 Donie Smith, Boyle
    14 Diarmuid Murtagh, St. Faithleachs
    15 Ciaran Murtagh, St. Faithleachs

  • Connacht PPS Senior A Final

    St Coleman’s College Claremorris 0-15 St Gerald’s College Castlebar 1-11

    Senior B Final 
    Roscommon CBS 5-22 Summerhill College Sligo 2-12 

    Connacht PPS Senior C League Final 
    St Joseph's Foxford 0-19 Calasanctius College Oranmore 2-10 after four periods of extra time in total

  • Sunday sees one of the most eagerly anticipated Connacht clashes in years as All Ireland finalists Mayo take on National League finalists Galway in a mouth watering encounter in McHale Park, Castlebar. As we build up to our first live championship game of the year this weekend - brought to you by Salamanca Tapas Bar - we'll be bringing you interviews from both camps. First up is Galway's own star forward Damien Comer.