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#David Collins

# david-collins - Tuesday 6 February, 2018

'Is it going to a stage where it's going to hurt it? I think so, it's nearly getting too professional'

GPA President and former Galway hurling captain David Collins is worried about where the inter-county game is at.

# david-collins - Tuesday 5 December, 2017

'I lost the All-Ireland medal that I fought so hard for so long but I think I left my mark on it'

David Collins has found satisfaction in winning a county title after missing out on Galway’s All-Ireland success.

# david-collins - Sunday 12 November, 2017

David Collins leads Liam Mellows to their first Galway hurling final since 1970

In the other semi-final, Gort and Craughwell will go to a replay.

# david-collins - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

Back to the future: Is this the most wide-open hurling championship since 2013?

“It’s going to be a serious championship,” says former Galway skipper David Collins.

# david-collins - Tuesday 9 May, 2017

Former Galway hurling captain opens up about his low-key departure from the squad last winter

David Collins won an All-Star, two league medals and a Leinster title with Galway.

# david-collins - Thursday 9 March, 2017

Former Galway captain David Collins is the new president of the GPA

The 2012 All-Star and former GPA secretary has been appointed to replace Dermot Earley.

# david-collins - Thursday 26 May, 2016

'I think it still reverberates throughout the whole team whenever someone gets a number five jersey'

David Collins on the death of a teammate, lining out for Galway and the setbacks along the way.

# david-collins - Tuesday 24 May, 2016

'Anything other than an All-Ireland is not going to be good enough'

Galway defender David Collins insists the Tribesmen learned a lot from the League, even though it ended in relegation.

# david-collins - Thursday 13 August, 2015

'They told me my career was over - but three operations later, I was back'

David Collins is ready to lead Galway into battle against Tipperary.

# david-collins - Wednesday 12 August, 2015

'What answer do we really expect?' How Galway reacted to THAT Johnny Glynn interview F**kin Bullshit This post contains videos

'What answer do we really expect?' How Galway reacted to THAT Johnny Glynn interview

“Taking Johnny Glynn down is like taking a crane down,” says captain David Collins.

# david-collins - Wednesday 27 May, 2015

After his two-year injury hell Galway's hurling captain has a different outlook

David Collins isn’t lacking enthusiasm for Sunday’s clash with Dublin.

# david-collins - Friday 8 November, 2013

Dermot Earley elected new GPA President with David Collins new secretary

The AGM of the player’s body was held today in Croke Park.

# david-collins - Wednesday 24 July, 2013

From The Daily Edge Madonna visited Ireland in secret... it's The Dredge World Of Celebs

Madonna visited Ireland in secret... it's The Dredge

But it was a sad occasion… All the best of the day’s celebrity news.

# david-collins - Thursday 6 June, 2013

Open thread: What should the Ireland starting XI to play the Faroes on Friday be?

Trap has previously indicated that both Richard Dunne and Wes Hoolahan were 90% certain to start.

# david-collins - Friday 26 October, 2012

In Pictures: Your 2012 Hurling All-Stars Top Men This post contains images

In Pictures: Your 2012 Hurling All-Stars

The 15 players who have stood the test of a long, hard season.

# david-collins - Monday 9 July, 2012

Reaction: Galway look to stay grounded after soaring to shock Kilkenny

No over-the-top celebrations in the winning dressing room despite the fact that the Cats were toppled in Leinster for the first time in eight years.

# david-collins - Friday 1 June, 2012

Same faces as Westmeath prepare for Galway

Brian Hanley has stuck with the same starting XV for Sunday’s Leinster SHC quarter-final against Galway.