8 February 2023; Galway United women's manager Phill Trill at the launch of the SSE Airtricity League of Ireland 2023 season held at City Hall in Dublin. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile Starting a new job isn’t easy. In that case, starting a new job, in conjunction with the formation of a brand-new football team, certainly isn’t a cakewalk either. Yet, for Phil … [Read more...] about New Team, New Manager: Phil Trill’s Journey to Managing Galway United WFC
Former mayor raises concerns over Gardaí numbers in Galway city
Photo: Lisa Hamilton The former mayor of Galway Niall McNelis says that a lack of Gardaí is making incidents of violence and assault more difficult to tackle. According to figures given at a recent City Joint Policing Committee meeting, there is approximately one Garda for every 384 people in Galway city. The population has steadily been on the rise in the last number … [Read more...] about Former mayor raises concerns over Gardaí numbers in Galway city
Where next for Galway United?
4 November 2022; Bastien Héry of Galway United after his side's defeat in the SSE Airtricity League First Division play-off final match between Waterford and Galway United at Markets Field in Limerick. Photo by Michael P Ryan/Sportsfile So near, yet so far, for Galway United. Rewind to July and you will find John Caulfield’s side sat second in the League of Ireland First … [Read more...] about Where next for Galway United?
The Man Behind the Microphone
Graeme White has always been a blue. Before becoming Everton’s official club commentator in 1995, aged just 21, he was a supporter like any other, attending matches at Goodison Park while volunteering on hospital radio. Since then, Graeme has spent 27 years at Everton in various roles, and although he still finds himself behind a microphone on a matchday, it is now in a … [Read more...] about The Man Behind the Microphone
Damian Browne makes emotional return to Galway shores
They say good things come to those who wait. For Damian Browne, the hero’s welcome he received upon his return to Galway’s shores only scratched the surface of demonstrating the sheer scale of the feat he had accomplished as the first man to row from New York City to Galway. The former Galwegians lock, who was born and raised In Galway, made his much-anticipated arrival … [Read more...] about Damian Browne makes emotional return to Galway shores