10-man Celtic make Champions League progress

10-man Celtic make Champions League progress

Ten-man Celtic cruised into the Champions League second qualifying round as expected with a comprehensive 3-0 win over Alashkert at Parkhead. The Hoops’ 3-0 win in Armenia last week made the return game something of a formality and a first-half double from...
Kilkenny on right track but Wexford need a re-think

Kilkenny on right track but Wexford need a re-think

Two teams departed the championship this weekend but on the evidence of the summer, one has far more cause to feel optimism than the other.  Following Sunday’s loss, Kilkenny have now gone three years without an All-Ireland title. But there’s a definite...
From Cavan to London, Leanne Kiernan joins West Ham

From Cavan to London, Leanne Kiernan joins West Ham

Republic of Ireland international Leanne Kiernan has moved to Super League side West Ham United from Shelbourne. The 19-year-old has become a key member of Colin Bell’s Ireland team during their World Cup qualifying campaign and has now taken the opportunity to...
Buoyant Galway now main challengers to Dublin

Buoyant Galway now main challengers to Dublin

After the first weekend of Super 8s action, we can probably now say that Galway are the main challengers to Dublin in 2018.  It’s something that few would have predicted at the start of the year. And it’s an outcome which may force us to give a lot more...
Gerrard ‘a bit mixed’ as Rangers progress in Europa

Gerrard ‘a bit mixed’ as Rangers progress in Europa

Steven Gerrard admitted he has concerns about Rangers’ shot-shy strike-force after their stalemate with FK Shkupi in Macedonia. The Glasgow club squeezed into the second Europa League qualifying round 2-0 on aggregate following a goalless second leg in Skopje on...