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# rossies - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

'That is what you dream of when you start out playing football' - Murtagh relishing Super 8s

Roscommon forward Ciarain Murtagh is looking forward to clashes against Tyrone, Donegal and Dublin this month.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - 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.”

# rossies - Sunday 1 April, 2018

Roscommon lift Division 2 title with win over Cavan in eight-goal thriller

Kevin McStay’s side have four points to spare over Cavan in Croke Park.

# rossies - Sunday 11 March, 2018

Donie Smith hits 0-9 for Roscommon as Clare suffer just their third home league defeat in five seasons

Clare defender Ciaran Russell was sent-off after 43 minutes.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Roscommon book their place in All-Ireland U17 final with five-point win over Kerry

The Rossies will face Tyrone in Croke Park on 27 August.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - Monday 12 June, 2017

Young St Brigid's forward among 3 championship newcomers in Roscommon team to face Leitrim

The winners will take on Galway in the Connacht final.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - Thursday 7 July, 2016

From working in a Santa Barbara ice cream parlour to playing in a Connacht football final

It’s been quite a transformation for Niall McInerney.

# rossies - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Roscommon fight back to win thriller against impressive Sligo

It was tough work but Roscommon are through to the Connacht final.

# rossies - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

Roscommon rocked as another player leaves for United States and set to miss championship

Ronan Daly is joining his brother Conor across the Atlantic.

# rossies - Monday 11 April, 2016

'I think we may have got a bit of stage fright' - Rossies league journey ends

Fergal O’Donnell reflected on his team suffering a convincing defeat.

# rossies - Friday 25 March, 2016

Roscommon's stunning rise, McStay creating a buzz and Mayo's relegation fears

There’s two big Roscommon-Mayo games coming down the tracks.

# rossies - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

The Rossies make a midfield change for Mayo game as they chase a fifth league win in a row

Enda Smith starts at midfield for Roscommon.

# rossies - Saturday 19 March, 2016

Roscommon maintain Connacht U21 three-in-a-row bid with 13-point win over Sligo

A seventh straight Connacht U21 final beckons for the Rossies.

# rossies - Friday 11 March, 2016

The Roscommon side that will head to Donegal chasing a fourth successive win

O’Donnell Park in Letterkenny is the venue for next Sunday’s game.

# rossies - Sunday 6 March, 2016

They lost home advantage but Roscommon won third Division 1 game in a row today

Down were the victims by nine points today in Pearse Park.

# rossies - Friday 26 February, 2016

Two changes to Roscommon team for Sunday's clash with Cork

The sides meet in Division 1 of the Allianz football league.

# rossies - 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.

# rossies - Friday 22 May, 2015

John Evans makes 6 changes to Roscommon team as London hand out 3 debuts

The Rossies are heading to Ruislip.

# rossies - Sunday 22 March, 2015

Roscommon beat Meath to boost promotion hopes as Laois come back to defeat Galway

Eamon Wallace earns starting place after late cameo against Laois

# rossies - Monday 14 July, 2014

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Cheekiest graffiti ever spotted in Stillorgan

Get up ourra that.

# rossies - Wednesday 14 May, 2014

3 championship newcomers for both Roscommon and Leitrim

Ronan Stack replaces Darragh Donnelly in the only Roscommon change from the win over Cavan

# rossies - Saturday 19 April, 2014

Roscommon take place in All-Ireland final, staying cool to withstand late Cork comeback

Roscommon produced a mature display of attacking football to take their place in the under-21 All-Ireland final.

As it happened: Cork v Roscommon, All-Ireland U21 football semi-final

We went minute-by-minute as the champions of Connacht took on the Rebels for the right to take part in the All-Ireland under 21 final.

# rossies - Thursday 3 April, 2014

Roscommon make one change for Connacht U21 final against Leitrim

The sides meet in Carrick-on-Shannon on Saturday afternoon.

# rossies - Saturday 22 March, 2014

Roscommon reach fifth U21 Connacht football final in a row

There was nearly late drama in Sligo but the 2012 champions held on.

# rossies - Friday 14 March, 2014

Rossies star Donie Shine welcomes news of Dr Hyde Park revamp GAA

Rossies star Donie Shine welcomes news of Dr Hyde Park revamp

GAA chiefs in the county today announced they have taken control of the grounds.

# rossies - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Roscommon put four goals past Mayo to claim comfortable Connacht U21 football win

Donie Smith struck two goals for the winners tonight in Castlebar.

# rossies - Friday 27 December, 2013

8 of Roscommon's best sporting moments in 2013

Inter-county struggles, but plenty to shout about at club level across the Shannon.

# rossies - Monday 5 August, 2013

Roscommon strike 3 goals to defeat Kildare in All Ireland MFC quarter-final

The sides clashed in O’Connor Park in Tullamore this afternoon.

# rossies - Thursday 4 July, 2013

23 signs that you’re a Roscommon sports fan

Go on the Rossies.

# rossies - Friday 15 February, 2013

Chris O'Dowd's childhood hero takes centre stage Rossies This post contains videos

Chris O'Dowd's childhood hero takes centre stage

One player in tomorrow’s All-Ireland club football semi-final has the support of the Hollywood star behind him.

# rossies - Sunday 5 August, 2012

Kerry hold on to defeat Roscommon and reach the MFC semi-finals

A first-half goal from Brian Crowley got The Kingdom rolling but the Rossies gave them a huge fight.

# rossies - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Connacht Minor Football Championship: Roscommon survive late fightback to down Mayo

The Rossies got off to a blistering start but gradually ceded ground in a close contest.

# rossies - Friday 18 November, 2011

Roscommon sign off on Newton appointment

Des Newton was confirmed as the Rossies’ senior football manager at a county board meeting last night.