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#Connacht

# connacht - Friday 22 July, 2016

John Muldoon dreamt of 'being Joe Cooney' when he won an All-Ireland minor medal with Galway Thank GAA This post contains videos

John Muldoon dreamt of 'being Joe Cooney' when he won an All-Ireland minor medal with Galway

Things could have turned out differently for the Connacht captain.

# connacht - Monday 18 July, 2016

4 Ireland U20s welcomed into Connacht academy

Dubliner Adam Leavy has also take up residence in Galway.

Pro12 not enough for you? Here's who the provincial 'A' teams will meet in the B and I Cup this year

There’s a wealth of talent and entertainment to be seen below the senior level of Irish rugby.

# connacht - Sunday 17 July, 2016

As it happened: Galway v Roscommon, Connacht senior football final replay

Who’ll win round two in Castlebar?

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Leinster and Connacht finals? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will win today's Leinster and Connacht finals?

Dublin, Westmeath, Roscommon and Galway all chase glory.

# connacht - Friday 15 July, 2016

Roscommon bring forward into starting side and Connacht winner into subs for Galway replay

Starting team named before Sunday’s trip to Castlebar.

# connacht - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

GAA fans will be able to watch the Connacht football final replay next Sunday after all

RTÉ have announced they will stream the game online.

# connacht - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Connacht GAA reveal the details for the Galway-Roscommon senior final replay

The Tribesmen and the Rossies are bound for Elverys MacHale Park.

Great start to the day for Galway football as they dismiss Mayo to win Connacht minor title

A second successive provincial minor title for Galway out west.

As it happened: Galway v Roscommon, Connacht senior football final

Pearse Stadium hosted today’s showdown.

# connacht - Friday 8 July, 2016

3 Mayo changes for Fermanagh qualifier after shock Connacht loss to Galway

Throw-in at Elverys MacHale Park tomorrow afternoon is 3.30pm.

# connacht - Wednesday 6 July, 2016

10 years after All-Ireland win, 6 years after Connacht glory, what brought Roscommon boss back?

Fergal O’Donnell on his love for Roscommon football.

# connacht - Friday 1 July, 2016

Connacht sign new 3-year sponsorship deal with Elverys

The champions will release their new kit later this month.

# connacht - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

4 goals for Mayo, Galway hit 3 and old rivals set for Connacht final clash

Leitrim and Roscommon were defeated in tonight’s provincial minor semi-finals in the West.

Rassie v ROG, nothing to fear for Connacht and more talking points after the Champions Cup draw

The draw was more favourable to Irish provinces than last season.

ROG's Racing to take on Munster in Champions Cup, Connacht and Toulouse meet again

Here’s what the cornerstones of your province’s season will look like.

# connacht - Thursday 23 June, 2016

Connacht among the five top seeds for next week's Champions Cup draw

The pool draws for the Champions Cup and Challenge Cup will take place in Neuchâtel on Wednesday.

# connacht - Saturday 18 June, 2016

Hurling links and Mayo family roots but focus is on leading the Galway footballers

Gary O’Donnell will spearhead Galway’s challenge in Castlebar tonight.

Poll: Mayo or Galway - who will win tonight's Connacht football semi-final? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Mayo or Galway - who will win tonight's Connacht football semi-final?

Castlebar is the venue as Roscommon await in the decider.

# connacht - Thursday 16 June, 2016

Mayo make one change for Connacht semi-final as All-Ireland U21 captain loses out

Throw-in on Saturday night at Elverys MacHale Park is 7pm.

# connacht - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Allstar defender back from cruciate injury for Sligo as one debut handed out in attack

Charlie Harrison returns to the starting Sligo team for championship action.

# connacht - Tuesday 7 June, 2016

High-flying Dillane still coming to terms with his rapid rise

And now the powerful Connacht second row is looking forward to testing himself against the South African pack.

# connacht - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Analysis: Brains overcame brawn for Connacht in scrum battle with Leinster

Leinster were dominant at the scrum, but Connacht were smarter.

# connacht - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

A book about Connacht Rugby's underdog story and title win will be hitting bookshops soon

John Fallon has been working on it for some time.

12 big steps in Connacht's brilliant title-winning season West Is Best This post contains videos

12 big steps in Connacht's brilliant title-winning season

There was a lot of important groundwork laid long before Saturday’s terrific Pro12 Grand Final display.

Heaslip 'not doing cartwheels' for Connacht, but can see a very bright side for Irish rugby

Ultan Dillane treated Jamie Heaslip to a sense of the wild western celebrations.

# connacht - Monday 30 May, 2016

Fitzgerald out of South Africa tour, Schmidt leaning towards Matt Healy as replacement

Schmidt says Tiernan O’Halloran is also in contention for a call, but Healy’s position makes him a natural fit to replace Fitzgerald.

'Time stopped for a second': Connacht somehow stayed cool and calm on most momentous day

“It would have been real easy to get carried away with the occasion, but we talked all week about keeping our heads.”

Relive all the highlights from Connacht's memorable Pro12 final victory Champions This post contains videos

Relive all the highlights from Connacht's memorable Pro12 final victory

How the men from the west became the Pro12′s best.

# connacht - Sunday 29 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Galway crowds belt out Fields of Athenry to welcome Connacht heroes home Get The Party Started This post contains videos

Galway crowds belt out Fields of Athenry to welcome Connacht heroes home

‘Dreams and songs to sing,’

# connacht - Saturday 28 May, 2016

As it happened: Connacht v Leinster, Guinness Pro12 final

We were live from Murrayfield as the two Irish provinces locked horns with silverware on the line.

# connacht - Friday 27 May, 2016

Stop Sexton, Connacht's fitting finale and more talking points ahead of the Pro12 Grand Final

We’re all set up for a thrilling Pro12 final. Is an upset possible?

Analysis: Two impressive scrums will make for an intriguing Pro12 final

Both Leinster and Connacht are tough to get the better of at scrumtime.

Injury keeps Nacewa out of Pro12 fnal, but Rob Kearney returns just in time

The fullback was struggling with an ankle injury since the final day win over Treviso, but was named in Ireland’s squad for South Africa this week.

Pat Lam names Connacht side aiming to deliver the Guinness Pro12 title

They take on Leinster in tomorrow’s final at Murrayfield, in case you hadn’t heard.

# connacht - Wednesday 25 May, 2016

'What fuels blind faith?': Connacht's video marking their long-term vision is brilliantly spine-tingling Grassroots To Green Shirts This post contains videos

Madi-gone, Roux's awakening and more talking points on Ireland's squad for South Africa

Will the surprise inclusions mean a change of tactic, or will we just see new faces in familiar circumstances?

# connacht - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

Leinster prepared to be big bad wolf to scupper Connacht fairytale

“By all accounts, everyone outside Leinster is supporting Connacht,” so someone has to be the bad guy.

# connacht - Monday 23 May, 2016

'That’s all it was, proving a point. There’s still a final': Leinster not ready to ease up after Ulster

‘Embarrassment showed in our performance,’ says loosehead Jack McGrath.

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