As the top flights of English football are on hiatus and Ireland’s World Cup qualifiers get underway in Belgrade this Wednesday evening, the Boys in Green and their vociferous supporters will be awaiting kick-off vs Serbia with trepidation. Stephen Kenny is currently facing something of a selection dilemma, with a myriad of players carrying injuries and forcing him to … [Read more...] about Galway men abroad: Pressure cranks up as internationals loom
The All-Ireland Ladies Semi-Final last December was the scene of a bizarre chain of events which saw Galway ladies gaelic football team arrive onto the pitch to warm up seven minutes before the throw-in in Croke Park. Ultimately, on the day the women in maroon fell to a 2-17 to 0-13 defeat at the hands of a strong Cork side at HQ, but the events of the game have had a huge … [Read more...] about OPINION: While our gaelic games organisations stay separate, problems like Galway’s will never end.
Whilst the youthful Kate Slevin converted a penalty late in the day to add a bit of drama to proceedings, it was a case of too little, too late for Galway WFC as this pre-season clash ended in defeat at the hands of Peamount United. It was a game in which Billy Clery and co would’ve learned a lot about themselves as they went up against the best in the country, and their … [Read more...] about Peamount pip Galway in Patrick’s Day pre-season clash
By Oisín Bradley The excitement of Galway WFC players, management and fans alike has been ramped up another gear following the release of the fixtures for the 2021 SSE Airtricity Women’s National League season. Billy Clery’s side will be looking to hit the ground running in 2021, and will have their eyes set on building on a 2020 season which showed glimpses of … [Read more...] about Excitement grows for Galway WFC following fixture list release
By Oisin Bradley Sports Editor Galway United have started 2021 in a similar manner to how they saw out 2020, with an influx of new faces in and around the squad for the SSE Airtricity League First Division season. In total, three new players have been added to John Caulfield’s panel in preparation for the new campaign, with the most recent man to put pen to paper being … [Read more...] about Kearns, Kelly and McCormack sign on as Galway United get set for promotion tilt