SFC – Three goal Heath stun the champions

The Heath 3-10 Stradbally 1-12 By Denis J. Croke YOU could say these two teams won the three major finals for senior football teams last year – Stradbally winning the county final while The Heath won the ACFL Division 1...

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SFC – Great start ensures victory for the Town

  Portlaoise 3-13 Arles Kilcruise 1-14 By Pat Delaney THIS familiar pairing have had many exciting tussles over the past ten years but on this occasion the feeling was that it would be a non-event. F 20 minutes it looked...

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SFC – O’Dempsey’s win but are made battle by Ballyfin

  O’Dempsey’s 2-15 Ballyfin Gaels 1-12 By Denis J. Croke HAVING won promotion last year, a year after being relegated,...

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SFC – Graiguecullen survive a stern examination from Killeshin

  Graiguecullen 2-11 Killeshin 0-15 By Denis J. Croke IT took until the second last game of round one for...

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SFC – Crettyard pay the penalty for missed chances as Ballyroan Abbey advance

  Ballyroan Abbey 2-9 Crettyard Gaels 0-14 THERE is no doubt Crettyard Gaels blew the chance of at least forcing...

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SFC – Portarlington and Killeen serve up thriller, but must do it all again

  Portarlington 1-15 Arles Killeen 3-9 By Pat Delaney THE senior football championship came to life on Saturday night when...

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SFC – Ballylinan simply too good for Mountmellick Gaels

  Ballylinan 1-13 Mountmellick Gaels 1-7 A LATE Mountmellick Gaels goal took some of the gloss off what was one...

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SFC – The Saints finish strongly to see off the Gaels

  St Joseph’s 1-12 Clonaslee/St Manman’s Gaels 0-7 THIS game in O’Moore Park on Sunday afternoon did little to excite...

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IFC – Emo take first step towards senior return

Emo 3-15 Annanough 1-6 EMO are still smarting after making the drop to intermediate last year and are determined to...

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IFC – Courtwood withstand late fight back from The Rock to advance

Courtwood 1-11 The Rock 0-12 COURTWOOD had to survive a late rally from The Rock to ensure they took their...

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IFC – Rosenallis shock Timahoe in opening round

Rosenallis 1-15 Timahoe 2-9 LAST year was a remarkabkle one for Rosenallis GAA club and in particular for their junior...

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IFC – Dominant first half display enough for The Town

Portlaoise 1-12 Barrowhouse 0-8 A DOMINANT first 30 minutes was enough for Portlaoise to claim an Intermediate first round win...

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Peter Creedon names his first team

Laois Senior Football Manager Peter Creedon has named his starting 15 for Sunday’s O’Byrne Cup Round 1 game with DIT...

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Heartbreak for Rosenallis as late scores crush Leinster aspirations

Ratoath 1-20 Rosenallis 1-16 By Denis J. Croke THERE will be no Leinster final for Rosenallis junior hurlers, but they...

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Declan is full of praise for his young team

  By Denis J. Croke AT the best of times it is difficult to watch a team you have trained...

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Maryborough turn over Arlington to advance to Shield quarter-final

Maryborough 3 Arlington 1 MARYBOROUGH advanced to the quarter-finals of the CCFL Shield after a hard fought victory over Arlington....

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Fatigue tells as late goals shatter Maryborough

Maryborough 3 O’Moore’s 4 MARYBOROUGH cruelly lost against local rivals O’Moore’s in their CCFL Division 3 clash on Sunday. With...

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Rosenallis keep their composure and are rewarded with Leinster title

Rosenallis 1-11 Bracknagh 1-8 By Denis J. Croke HAVING generally controlled the game from the throw-in, Rosenallis put their supporters...

Friday, 25/11/16 - 2:18pm Read More

‘We may have the passports ready’ – Paddy Dunne

By Denis J. Croke IT was hardly surprising that Rosenallis manager Paddy Dunne was on a bit of a high...

Friday, 25/11/16 - 2:17pm Read More

Champions’ experience sees them over the line

St Joseph’s/Barrowhouse 2-16 Sarsfields 0-10 By Pat Delaney THE reigning champions came into this game as warm favourites and, after...

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