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#Kevin McStay

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 18 June, 2018

'We had a great chance to retain our title...That’s going to hurt us a bit'

Roscommon boss Kevin McStay says eight second-half wides “drained” his team’s confidence in the Connacht final.

# kevin-mcstay - Sunday 17 June, 2018

'I chatted to the caretaker who knows people around the town and he said, 'You should try Kevin McStay''

McStay is hoping to lead the Rossies to a first Connacht double since 1991 today, but he’s also a coach with a local school team.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 14 June, 2018

'It’s in the DNA of Roscommon people never to be too hung up on the Galway challenge'

Kevin McStay is hoping to lead the county to a first Connacht two-in-a-row since 1991.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 24 May, 2018

5 changes to Roscommon team for Connacht opener against Leitrim from league final success

Kevin McStay has named 12 of last year’s Connacht final winning side for the game with Leitrim.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 2 April, 2018

'We weren't going to be showing our hand': McStay keeping cards close to his chest

Roscommon manager Kevin McStay said yesterday’s win over Cavan in Croke Park was “a kind of a bonus game.”

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 23 March, 2018

Promotion-chasing Roscommon make three changes, O'Toole handed Cork senior debut

A win on Sunday would seal the Rossies’ return to the top flight.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 8 March, 2018

4 changes to Roscommon team for Sunday's trip to face Clare in Division 2

The Rossies are heading to Ennis on Sunday.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 22 February, 2018

McStay makes 5 changes to Roscommon team for Sunday's league clash with Louth

The Rossies are bound for Drogheda this weekend.

# kevin-mcstay - Sunday 18 February, 2018

Big loss for Roscommon as key defender steps away from senior football panel

Seán Mullooly will spend 2018 completing college exams and travelling in the United States.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 28 December, 2017

'It was very, very tight' - McStay admits funding modern GAA teams is a struggle

The Rossies boss says it costs an estimated €15,000 per week to turn out the senior team.

# kevin-mcstay - Saturday 21 October, 2017

'There was a lot of teary-eyed lads:' Roscommon footballer on discussing his brother's cancer battle

Enda Smith spoke candidly about the inspiration he draws from his brother Cian in a new documentary about Roscommon’s 2017 championship.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 20 October, 2017

Watch: The dejected Roscommon dressing room after suffering All-Ireland quarter-final defeat Hard Lines This post contains videos

Watch: The dejected Roscommon dressing room after suffering All-Ireland quarter-final defeat

Roscommon suffered a heavy defeat to Mayo to bow out of the 2017 championship.

# kevin-mcstay - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Watch: The story of Roscommon GAA's road to redemption Champions This post contains videos

Watch: The story of Roscommon GAA's road to redemption

How Kevin McStay’s side overcame the odds and silenced the critics.

# kevin-mcstay - Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Westmeath appoint new manager as McStay ratified for two more years in Roscommon

There’s plenty of ratifying going on around the country tonight.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 7 August, 2017

Kevin McStay - 'One team got their stuff together and the other team fell off a cliff'

The Roscommon manager saw his team wiped out today.

As It Happened: Mayo v Roscommon, All-Ireland SFC quarter-final replay

The Connacht rivals were back in Croke Park.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 4 August, 2017

'It's a stadium built for Gaelic Games, first and foremost. That has to be the priority.'

The Croke Park surface has come under the spotlight in recent weeks.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 31 July, 2017

'I find him a very intriguing individual, I find him a tremendous ambassador for the game'

Former Roscommon goalkeeper Shane Curran dished out the praise for Kevin McStay and Kieran McGeeney.

McStay the latest manager to question Croke Park pitch surface after recent concerts

The Roscommon boss saw his team draw with Mayo yesterday.

# kevin-mcstay - Sunday 30 July, 2017

5 talking points after Mayo and Roscommon finish all square in dramatic finale

A replay is needed for the Connacht rivals.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 28 July, 2017

'Playing quarter-finals in Croke Park is where you want to be in July'

Enda Smith discusses Roscommon’s Connacht Football Championship final win over Galway and what lies in wait against Mayo this weekend.

# kevin-mcstay - Sunday 23 July, 2017

Rossies unchanged as Kevin McStay names his team a week out from quarter-final against Mayo

McStay has kept faith with the side that defeated Galway in the Connacht final.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 10 July, 2017

Connacht champions Roscommon motoring along nicely after upgrading their 'little engine'

Kevin McStay and his team answered their critics in the best possible fashion yesterday.

'There is a lot of fellas in our dressing room that saw it coming' - Kevin McStay

McStay pinpointed the league win over Cavan as a key turning point in Roscommon’s season.

# kevin-mcstay - Sunday 18 June, 2017

Kevin McStay and Roscommon continue to fall victim to false narratives

Win today and the Rossies will appear in back-to-back Connacht finals for just the second time in the last 25 years.

# kevin-mcstay - Saturday 8 April, 2017

Former inter-county footballer on the verge of Aviva Stadium dream with local club

Roscommon’s Sean Purcell will line out for Boyle Celtic at the home of his former side, Sligo Rovers, in the FAI Junior Cup semi-final on Sunday.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 27 March, 2017

'It’s like watching a decent car with a little engine': McStay looks to long-term plan

Dublin’s conditioning blew Roscommon away on Saturday night in Croke Park.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 6 March, 2017

'I can’t rebirth myself': Kevin McStay fires back at 'nonsense' criticism from ex-Roscommon boss

Gay Sheerin suggested last week that McStay shouldn’t be in charge of the Rossies due to his Mayo roots.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 10 February, 2017

Neil McGee returns from illness as Donegal hand out one starting debut for Roscommon clash

The Rossies are back on home soil in Dr Hyde Park on Sunday.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 2 February, 2017

Two league debuts for Roscommon while Tyrone boss Harte makes six changes

Kevin McStay’s side are heading to Omagh on Sunday.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 30 January, 2017

Big setback for the Rossies as two key players won't be involved in 2017

Neil Collins and Cathal Cregg won’t be lining out for Roscommon in 2017.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 9 December, 2016

Two-time Kerry All-Ireland winner joins Rossies backroom while 3 players debating future Rossies Recruit This post contains images

Two-time Kerry All-Ireland winner joins Rossies backroom while 3 players debating future

Declan O’Keeffe will be involved with the Connacht outfit.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 20 October, 2016

Kevin McStay named as Roscommon's manager for next season

His first game in sole charge will be away to Tyrone in the league.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 13 October, 2016

'Strong reservations' see Dineen withdraw from Roscommon race, McStay only candidate left

Former U21 manager Nigel Dineen has withdrawn from the running.

# kevin-mcstay - Thursday 8 September, 2016

Another twist in Roscommon as McStay will have to reapply for manager job

Fergal O’Donnell had resigned as joint manager on Tuesday night.

# kevin-mcstay - Friday 8 July, 2016

Army cadet McStay found out he was starting a Connacht final from the barber cutting his hair

Roscommon boss Kevin McStay recalls the 1983 Connacht decider with Mayo.

# kevin-mcstay - Wednesday 22 June, 2016

Kevin McStay - 'The best Mayo team I ever saw and it's not over for them yet'

The Roscommon boss is backing his native county to respond.

# kevin-mcstay - Tuesday 3 May, 2016

Roscommon rally troops after New York scare

A team fancied by so many to go all the way in the Connacht Championship were nearly grounded from the get-go in the Bronx.

# kevin-mcstay - Monday 14 December, 2015

6 top RTÉ pundits reveal their biggest Gaelic Football regrets in brilliant new book

In a fascinating new book, 150 Gaelic Football legends outline the biggest regrets from their careers.

# kevin-mcstay - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Kevin McStay set to be named joint-manager in new Roscommon double act

RTÉ pundit and Fergal O’Donnell have agreed a three-year term.

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