Connacht Sport

Connacht ready to march on Russia

Connacht fans will be travelling to Russia to support their team after the draw for rugby’s European Challenge Cup was made on  Wednesday, June 17, and they will fancy their chances of making it into the European Cup  – formerly...

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All Black centurion to start for Connacht

100-cap All Black Mils Muliaina  looks likely to start for Connacht when the Pro 12 resumes after a two week break...

Tuesday, 18/11/14 - 1:04pm Read More

McStay and Holmes front-runners to replace Horan

    Kevin McStay and Pat Holmes are in the running to replace James Horan as Mayo GAA manager, the...

Tuesday, 02/09/14 - 10:23am Read More

Historic fourth for Horan’s Mayo

GAA Football Connacht Senior Championship – Final   MAYO 3-14 GALWAY 0-16 Michael Gallagher at Elverys MacHale Park, Castlebar  ...

Wednesday, 16/07/14 - 10:26am Read More

Ballina man takes top post at Connacht Rugby

Ballina man and Knockmore resident Willie Ruane has been appointed as the Chief Executive of Connacht Rugby. The Mayo man played rugby...

Friday, 09/05/14 - 12:40pm Read More

Gavin Duffy to leave Connacht

Connacht have announced they will release eight players from their squad at the end of the season — the biggest...

Monday, 05/05/14 - 2:00pm Read More

“Plan is to play as well as we can,” says Holmes

Pat Holmes knows his Castlebar Mitchels side will be up against a formidable outfit in Kerry’s Dr Crokes when the...

Wednesday, 12/02/14 - 1:11pm Read More

Do or die for Connacht

Third placed Connacht take on bottom of the table Zebre in the Sportgrounds on Saturday in a do or die...

Monday, 06/01/14 - 12:17pm Read More

Connacht Heineken Cup campaign dates

Connacht kick off their 2013-2014 Heineken Cup campaign at the Sportsground where they host wealthy English high fliers Saracens on...

Monday, 22/07/13 - 11:57am Read More

Ireland Junior World Cup star has Mayo roots

Ireland’s Junior World Cup semi final hopes rest on the outcome of showdown on Thursday June 13, with New Zealand,...

Tuesday, 11/06/13 - 10:42am Read More

National Sport

Huddersfield boost automatic promotion hopes with narrow win over Reading

Huddersfield boosted their hopes of automatic promotion from the Sky Bet Championship with a 1-0 win over Reading on Tuesday night. Philip Billing’s goal eight minutes from time earned victory for the Terriers. Rajiv van La Parra missed a first-half...

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Away goals edge Atletico Madrid towards Champions League quarter-finals

Atletico Madrid took a significant step towards the Champions League quarter-finals with a 4-2 win at Bayer Leverkusen on Tuesday...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 10:15pm Read More

Manchester City beat Monaco 5-3 in sensational Champions League clash

Sergio Aguero struck twice as Manchester City fought back to beat Monaco 5-3 in a sensational Champions League clash at...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 10:15pm Read More

Damien Duff has new role at Shamrock Rovers

Irish football legend Damien Duff has been appointed the new U15 Head Coach at Shamrock Rovers, writes Liam Mackey. Already...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 9:17pm Read More

Can you identify the Premier League players in their defensive walls?

The defensive wall is possibly, with the exception of boot scrubber, the least glamorous job a footballer can do, shielding...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 4:59pm Read More

Shaun Edwards pinpoints exactly where Wales ‘mistake’ happened in their loss to England

Shaun Edwards has delivered a detailed analysis of the Wales “mistake” that potentially cost them victory over England. Wales were...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 5:00pm Read More

Official in Laois GAA tells clubs there is ‘a war coming’ with other sports over players

A Laois GAA County Board official has told clubs at a county board meeting to “prepare for war” against other...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 4:58pm Read More

Sutton’s reserve goalie Wayne Shaw quits after pie controversy

A betting row erupted as a result of the incident and manager Paul Doswell confirmed Shaw’s departure this afternoon. Shaw...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 4:39pm Read More

There are a few notable absentees from United’s squad for their Europa League game

Luke Shaw has been left out of Manchester United’s squad for the Europa League clash at St Etienne, raising more...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 4:00pm Read More

Owen Coyle parts company with Blackburn by ‘mutual agreement’

Championship side Blackburn have announced they have parted company with their manager Owen Coyle “by mutual agreement”. Two days after...

Tuesday, 21/02/17 - 4:32pm Read More