‘The mindset has to change in Roscommon’ – Evans

John Evans has defended his comments about Roscommon possibly contending for All-Ireland honours in the new few years and insisted that they had no impact on the team’s loss against Sligo. The Roscommon manager’s comments, which were made after the...

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‘Bit of freshness will do us no harm’ – Evans

ALL-IRELAND QUALIFIER PREVIEW:     If the darkest hour is before the dawn, then there are plenty of reasons to be optimistic heading to Kingspan Breffni Park on Saturday next (throw-in is at 5 p.m.). But losing to Sligo has...

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Simple words of encouragement inspired Boyle’s young players

    John Joe Nerney’s simple words of encouragement inspired young players from Boyle to go on and make their...

Monday, 29/06/15 - 4:30pm Read More

Hype filtered through to players

MATCH REACTION:   John Evans admitted that expectations from a successful Division Two League campaign had taken the cutting edge...

Monday, 22/06/15 - 4:32pm Read More

Roscommon now at a crossroads

Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final, Markievicz Park. Sligo 20/6/2015
Sligo vs Roscommon
RoscommonÕs Enda Smith dejected late in the game
Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie
  What a difference three months make. On a March evening in Kiltoom, the Roscommon U-21 team pulverised Sligo. It...

Monday, 22/06/15 - 4:28pm Read More

Roscommon ‘Ring’ Coyne to secure promotion

      Roscommon…………………..2-14 Mayo……………………………0-13 Christy Ring Promotion Play-Off/Connacht Intermediate Hurling Championship Final Michael O’Brien at Pearse Stadium    ...

Monday, 15/06/15 - 4:35pm Read More

It’s never simple in Sligo

Roscommon players have a laugh a training in Johnstown ahead of Saturday's Connacht semi-final against Sligo at Markievicz Park. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
        Trips to Markievicz Park have never been classed as ‘straightforward assignments’ for Roscommon and there’s nothing...

Monday, 15/06/15 - 4:33pm Read More

‘On the verge of extinction’

    St. Ronan’s GAA Club, nestled under the Arigna Mountains in North Roscommon, has produced numerous great players. Hugh...

Monday, 08/06/15 - 4:18pm Read More

Special goal from a special player

Roscommon captain Michéal Kelly makes his way towards the dressing room. He has the Nicky Rackard Cup with him, tucked...

Monday, 08/06/15 - 4:17pm Read More

Massive performance expected in hurlers’ bid for Nicky Rackard title

      If Roscommon are crowned Nicky Rackard Cup champions for a second time on Saturday, it would represent...

Monday, 01/06/15 - 4:22pm Read More

Dolan’s late intervention leaves the Gaels gutted

  St. Brigid’s…………………..2-7 Roscommon Gaels…………..1-9 Hodson Bay Hotel Group Senior Football Championship Section A Ian Cooney at Strokestown   At...

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Dominic’s left deflated by Fuerty raid

Fuerty……………………………………….1-9 St. Dominic’s……………………………….0-3 Hodson Bay Hotel Group Intermediate Football Championship Section A Martin Wynne at Knockcroghery A 35th minute goal...

Thursday, 21/05/15 - 12:53pm Read More

Fourth annual run/walk to take place in Athleague

The fourth annual run/walk in aid of underage hurling in Athleague/Tremane GAA Club will be held in Athleague on Sunday,...

Thursday, 21/05/15 - 12:51pm Read More

Senior hurling league down to last four

Senior league down to last four The semi-finals of Avis Car Hire Senior Hurling League will take place this Sunday...

Thursday, 21/05/15 - 12:50pm Read More

Same old story as Brigid’s find natural rhythm

4col Ronan Stack
St. Brigid’s………………….3-12 Padraig Pearses…………….1-11   The more things change, the more they stay the same. New season, a new championship...

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Scahill’s two-goal haul suffices

Castlerea St. Kevin’s……………….2-8 Boyle……………………………….0-6 Two second-half goals from Castlerea St. Kevin’s full-forward David Scahill turned the tide in the West...

Thursday, 14/05/15 - 10:27am Read More

Roscommon have point to prove

Having suffered a heavy defeat to Carlow two weeks ago in the group stages, Roscommon will enter Sunday’s Division Three...

Monday, 13/04/15 - 4:32pm Read More

‘This game should stand to us’ – Dowd

        As usual, the token plea to keep off the pitch fell on deaf ears. Tuam Stadium...

Monday, 06/04/15 - 5:01pm Read More

CBS on the cusp of historic achievement

Jack Casey from Oran GAA Club will lead Roscommon CBS into battle in Croke Park on Saturday next. Pic: Gerard O'Loughlin
MASITA ALL-IRELAND POST PRIMARY SCHOOLS SENIOR A FOOTBALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINAL PREVIEW:             It might be...

Monday, 06/04/15 - 4:53pm Read More

Evans’ promotion ‘stunt’ pays off

  Roscommon senior football manager John Evans revealed in the aftermath of his side’s promotion to league football’s top tier...

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