# Austin Gleeson

Last week
12th March 2023 - 18th March 2023
# doubt
Major injury concerns for Tipp and Waterford over star players
Davy Fitzgerald said Austin Gleeson and Conor Prunty face a race against time to be fit for the start of the Munster Championship.
Last year
# Not good enough
Austin Gleeson says Waterford 'just folded' during disappointing championship campaign
The 27-year-old added that the Déise’s might have “got a bit more confidence than we needed” from their League win earlier in the year.
# Rebels Rising
Connolly double fires Cork to victory against 14-man Waterford
The Rebels picked up their first win of the Munster championship as Austin Gleeson saw red at Walsh Park.
# decisions
Gleeson and Barron named on bench for Waterford's clash with Limerick
The Déise boss named his starting XV to face the All-Ireland champions earlier this afternoon with eyebrows raised at his selection
# Semi-Final Success
Waterford hit 5-20 in win over Wexford but Austin Gleeson sent off
Waterford will play Cork in the league final after victory in Nowlan Park.
No Austin Gleeson in matchday panel as Waterford and Tipperary shake it up
Division 1B leaders Waterford host Tipperary in Walsh Park on Sunday afternoon.
All time
# Talking Points
Waterford's amazing comeback, Bennett stands tall and another super TJ Reid show
A look at three key areas in yesterday’s game.
# Deise
'Some of the stuff was over the top' - Waterford great Ken McGrath on recent Austin Gleeson criticism
The 2016 Hurler of the Year has been sent off twice in recent weeks.
# A New Era
Captain to return, Gleeson on injured list and Waterford building their identity again
A positive start for new manager Liam Cahill yesterday in Walsh Park.
# One to Watch
'He's a John Mullane type of figure' - Ex-Brighton player backed for key role with Waterford hurlers
Austin Gleeson believes Dessie Hutchinson could make a big impact for the Déise in 2020.
# strong sides
Former Hurlers of the Year Gleeson and Kelly named to start in Waterford-Clare clash
The game throws-in at 2pm in Dungarvan’s Fraher Field.
# emotional exit
'More than a manager' - Tributes pour in for departing Déise boss Derek McGrath
Gach Rud. Gach Lá.
# Drama
Here's the controversial 'goal' that helped Tipp snatch a draw and left Waterford fans furious
Austin Gleeson fumbled the sliotar – but TV replays suggested that it never crossed the line.
# player payments
'It would take away from the love of the game if you ended up getting paid'
Austin Gleeson is against inter-county players receiving an allowance, as was proposed in a recent leaked report.
# Sick Skills
Watch: Seven of the best scores from this weekend's GAA leagues
Ryan McHugh, Eoghan O’Gara and Austin Gleeson all feature throughout.
# Aussie
'This year was tough, I’m after learning a lot': Gleeson aiming to recapture the magic of 2016
Waterford star Austin Gleeson has big plans for 2018, but is his future at centre-back?
# back of the net
TJ, Aussie or McGrath - what's your favourite hurling goal from this 2017 shortlist?
The TG4 award will be announced on New Year’s Eve.
# Last Eight
Gleeson v Mahony - Waterford stars to face off in city rivals clash after senior quarter-final draw
The games will take place next weekend.
# the big one
Gleeson loss, elder Déise lemons, X-Factor up front - Galway-Waterford talking points
The counties lock horns in the All-Ireland senior hurling final at Croke Park.
# Claim
Helmet incident was 'total accident,' says Austin Gleeson
There were fears that the player would miss the upcoming All-Ireland SHC final.
# Ozzy man's review
Waterford chairman 'very disappointed' with RTÉ pundits as 'lucky' Austin Gleeson is cleared
“We’re fortunate to have Aussie for the final.”
# available
Waterford's Austin Gleeson cleared to play in the All-Ireland hurling final
Referee James Owens told the CCCC that he is satisfied with how he officiated Sunday’s game between Waterford and Cork.
# The GAA Show
'I'd hate to see a guy miss out on All-Ireland final day because of something like this'
Richie Power joined us for The42 GAA Show today and had his say on the big talking point from yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final.
# helmetgate
'It's fierce disappointing for Waterford that he's facing into this but it's conclusive for me'
Former Kilkenny player Eddie Brennan has had his say on the Austin Gleeson flashpoint.
# Highlight Reel
Take 30 seconds to enjoy Austin Gleeson's brilliant solo goal against Cork
The 2016 Hurler of the Year had an interesting day in Croke Park.
# Star Man
Do you agree with the man-of-the-match from yesterday's All-Ireland semi-final?
Déise midfielder Jamie Barron got the nod.
# expert view
Massive day for Waterford, Cork have still made progress in 2017 and Gleeson in trouble
The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back at today’s match in Croke Park.
# Déise Delight
5 talking points after Waterford break through semi-final barrier with win over Cork
The Deise advance and the Rebels bow out.
# Deise drive on
'The last 11 months were tough and people were asking were we ever going to beat Kilkenny'
Austin Gleeson says Saturday’s win over Kilkenny is a huge boost for Waterford.
# the long road back
Waterford can still emerge as All-Ireland hurling contenders - but only if these things happen
Derek McGrath’s charges suffered a damaging defeat to Cork on Sunday – but remain in the hunt for All-Ireland glory.
# Support
'Austin will bounce back. He's 21, he'll have more good days in the Waterford jersey'
2016 Hurler of the Year Austin Gleeson was called ashore in the 63rd minute of yesterday’s defeat to Cork.
Watch: Austin Gleeson just mesmerised the country with this stunning pick-up and point
# strong side
Gleeson set for Déise start, while Callanan, Noel McGrath and 'Bubbles' among the Tipp absentees
Derek McGrath and Michael Ryan have named their respective sides for the league tie.
# Fitzgibbon Cup
Austin Gleeson back from suspension as WIT win while Mary I and IT Carlow draw
Waterford IT struck four goals en route to defeating Trinity College.
# Déise days
'It was like watching Brazil in their good days, we let them express themselves'
Former playing star Eoin Kelly was a member of the Waterford U21 hurling team’s backroom staff this year.
# Wristy hurling
6 of the best hurling scores of the year
See if your favourite hurler’s score made the final cut.
# Young Guns
Rising Stars - 15 young hurlers who hit the headlines in 2016
We’ll be seeing plenty more from this lot in the years to come…
# Déise Star
Gleeson wanted break from Waterford after debut year, McGrath changed his mind
Two years ago, Gleeson told Derek McGrath he wanted to step away from the Waterford panel.
# awards bash
Lee Keegan and Austin Gleeson take home GAA/GPA Footballer and Hurler of the Year awards
Neither player managed to lead their teams to All-Ireland glory this year.
# Top of the Class
O'Connor and Gleeson scoop GAA/GPA Young Hurler and Young Footballer of the Year awards
Individual honours for U21 players went to the Mayo footballer and Waterford hurler at tonight’s gala bash.