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#Aidan O'Shea

# aidan-oshea - Saturday 3 August, 2019

'There was a middle part of my career where I had to step back and realise I wasn't enjoying it'

Ahead of this evening’s crunch Super 8s clash against Donegal, we caught up with Mayo star Aidan O’Shea.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 2 April, 2019

Inside O'Shea's dominant midfield display and his growing partnership with Ruane

Mayo’s centre-field pair were hugely influential in their Division 1 final defeat of Kerry.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 10 October, 2018

'The game is fine the way it is. We just have a team that's really, really good at the moment'

Mayo’s Aidan O’Shea has his say on the proposed rule changes to Gaelic football.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'I don't think James would come back if he didn't think there was potential for us to win an All-Ireland'

Aidan O’Shea is delighted with James Horan’s return to the Mayo helm.

# aidan-oshea - Saturday 12 May, 2018

'Watch out for that' - Gooch feels O'Shea could be the one to man-mark Comer

‘If Mayo want to throw something different in, this could be it.’

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 24 December, 2017

'I switched social media off during some of the stupid stuff that happened earlier in the year'

Aidan O’Shea chats to The42 about a busy year in the spotlight.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 28 November, 2017

'I was out in Australia and boys were asking me was it true': O'Shea baffled by Keegan illness rumour

Lee Keegan had to come out and squash claims he’s been diagnosed with multiple sclerosis.

'I looked up to him as a young fella, got to play with him and now obviously a very good friend of his'

Aidan O’Shea pays tribute to Alan Dillon, who announced his retirement from Mayo duty today.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 25 October, 2017

Irish captaincy a fitting honour for Aidan O'Shea after a whirlwind year under the spotlight

O’Shea will captain the Irish International Rules side in Australia next month.

# aidan-oshea - Monday 16 October, 2017

Emotional O'Shea pays tribute to lost clubmates as Breaffy end difficult year on a positive note Heartfelt This post contains videos

Emotional O'Shea pays tribute to lost clubmates as Breaffy end difficult year on a positive note

The Mayo star held back the tears as he gave a powerful speech.

# aidan-oshea - Friday 15 September, 2017

'I reacted to the dark arts and ended up getting sent off and losing the game'

Kieran Donaghy reflects on his battle with Aidan O’Shea in the All-Ireland semi-finals.

# aidan-oshea - Thursday 14 September, 2017

Quiz: How well do you know the Mayo squad chasing the All-Ireland senior title?

The men from the west aim to land Sam at last.

# aidan-oshea - Friday 25 August, 2017

'There seemed no doubt that putting O'Shea on Donaghy was like the time Ed Sheeran was in Game of Thrones'

However, revisionist history says it’s complicated, writes Tommy Martin.

# aidan-oshea - Thursday 24 August, 2017

Trying to stop Donaghy - Tyrone's plan in 2008 All-Ireland final versus Mayo's tactic last Sunday

Owen Mulligan on Tyrone’s strategy nine years ago.

# aidan-oshea - Monday 21 August, 2017

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 20 August, 2017

'One of our best tacklers' and 'physical presence' - Mayo boss on moving O'Shea to full-back

Mayo’s full-back selection was not widely forecast.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 11 July, 2017

'If a kid wants a picture, I'll do what I asked when I was 10': O'Shea responds to selfie storm

Mayo star “switched off” after Bernard Flynn’s criticism.

# aidan-oshea - Monday 10 July, 2017

Analysis: Mayo clicking again, Clare's serious progress and Aidan O'Shea finding his form

The42′s analyst Rob Carroll takes a closer look at Saturday’s game in Ennis.

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 2 July, 2017

It's Sunday so here are 10 of our favourite images from the sporting week

From the weekend’s GAA action to the Confederations Cup, it’s been another busy week in sport.

# aidan-oshea - Thursday 8 June, 2017

Doherty to start against Galway, O'Shea in reserve again and Moran set for 150th Mayo appearance

The sides meet in Pearse Stadium in Sunday’s Connacht semi-final.

# aidan-oshea - Friday 19 May, 2017

The motives behind that Holmes-Connelly interview and the 'very harsh' criticism of Aidan O'Shea

Conor Mortimer gives his thoughts on the recent issues surrounding the Mayo footballers.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 2 May, 2017

A winter playing basketball in Sligo and back from injury for another summer of hope with Mayo

The 26-year-old turned to another sport in the wake of their All-Ireland final loss.

# aidan-oshea - Friday 3 March, 2017

Higgins set to make his 129th Mayo senior appearance, while McCaffrey drops to Dublin bench

Stephen Rochford makes just one change, while Jim Gavin makes two.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 8 February, 2017

Here's the draw for the 2017 Mayo senior football championship

There are some interesting ties in store.

# aidan-oshea - Thursday 3 November, 2016

Aidan O'Shea is returning to basketball for the first time in 7 years

O’Shea will link up with ex-Mayo star Ronan McGarrity with the Sligo All-Stars.

# aidan-oshea - Saturday 15 October, 2016

O'Sheas and Hennelly on scoresheet as Breaffy advance to Mayo semis

Kevin McLoughlin’s Knockmore also won their quarter-final this evening.

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 18 September, 2016

'O'Shea and McManamon were swinging at each other' - Dublin and Mayo's pre-match fracas

Tensions between the two sides threatened to boil over on a couple of occasions.

All-Ireland final journeys, looking up to Mike Frank, Westmeath roots and Mayo's brothers in arms

Aidan O’Shea knows All-Ireland final day but today wants to succeed.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 23 August, 2016

'We’ve lost too many semi-finals over the last couple of years and I wasn’t losing another one'

Aidan O’Shea says the win over Tipperary was all that mattered.

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 21 August, 2016

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award? MOTM This post contains a poll

Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award?

Jarlath Burns, Dessie Dolan and Tomás Ó Sé delivered their verdict this evening.

# aidan-oshea - Friday 29 July, 2016

No changes for Mayo team to face Westmeath

Stephen Rochford has opted for the same team that earned a convincing nine-point win over Kildare.

# aidan-oshea - Sunday 17 July, 2016

'My conscience is clear' - Aidan O'Shea responds to 'unfair' dive criticism

The Mayo star was in the spotlight this week following a controversial incident in their win over Fermanagh.

# aidan-oshea - Monday 11 July, 2016

Poll: Has criticism of inter-county players and managers gone too far? Out Of Hand This post contains a poll

# aidan-oshea - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Mayo bailed out by dubious penalty as they come from 6 down to beat Fermanagh

Cillian O’Connor’s late penalty proved vital as Mayo booked their place in Round 3.

# aidan-oshea - Tuesday 21 June, 2016

'We're facing our biggest challenge as a group' - Aidan O'Shea

The two-time Allstar suffered defeat against Galway for the first time in his career.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 13 April, 2016

'He's a freak of nature, we're blessed to have him' - Aidan O'Shea on Diarmuid O'Connor

The Mayo star also lamented his side’s sluggish start to this year’s league campaign.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Aidan O'Shea had an eye-opening experience trying his hand at American football

The Mayo forward was taking part in the second episode of The Toughest.

# aidan-oshea - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

'Like going from kindergarten to grad school' - A sneak peek at Aidan O'Shea's American experiment Trading Places This post contains videos

'Like going from kindergarten to grad school' - A sneak peek at Aidan O'Shea's American experiment

The Toughest Trade continues on RTÉ next week.

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