Al Pacino famously declared that life, like football, is a game of inches. Meath face Louth in the Leinster Championship this weekend, six years on from the infamous 2010 Leinster final, which Meath won in controversial fashion. David Smith (Meath) and Ronan Mullen (Louth) were both at that game, and today they reflect on their contrasting emotions.
“If we have a vote, we won’t agree to a replay.”
“In essence, gambling is now reaching crisis proportions in Gaelic games.”
“There are football players in the Premier League on millions that don’t get the abuse that we get.”
Roscommon will take on Mayo this Sunday in Hyde Park, and it is a perfect chance for the impressive Rossies to lay down another marker.
“All we were hoping for was for the season to be brought back two weeks to make things easier for the clubs and they denied that straight up. Maybe they are just making changes for the sake of making changes?” Laois footballer Colm Begley knows about the introduction of the ‘mark’ better than most. Begley…
UCD – 0-10 DCU – 2-02 Jack McCaffrey paid tribute to the late Dave Billings as UCD overcame DCU by two points to win the Sigerson Cup. It meant that UCD completed a league and cup double for the season as the southsiders won their first Sigerson since 1996. Dave Billings was a UCD legend who…