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# carlow-football - Sunday 26 May, 2019

Poacher: 'The suspension was ludicrous. We were absolutely destroyed in the media'

The Carlow coach didn’t hold back when he gave his views on his recent ban by the GAA.

# carlow-football - Saturday 25 May, 2019

Meath breeze past 14-man Carlow as Newman's 1-6 books Leinster semi-final place

The Royals had 15 points to spare over Carlow in Portlaoise today.

# carlow-football - Wednesday 15 May, 2019

Carlow suspension saga to drag on until next week after DRA ruling

Brendan Murphy, Turlough O’Brien and Steven Poacher are set to have their cases heard by the CAC once again.

# carlow-football - Monday 15 April, 2019

Carlow trio to fight hefty suspensions in front of appeals committee

Turlough O’Brien, Steven Poacher and Brendan Murphy have appealed their bans to the GAA’s Central Appeals Committee.

# carlow-football - Tuesday 9 April, 2019

20-week and 12-week bans handed out to Carlow trio after this incident with referee Disciplinary Action This post contains videos

20-week and 12-week bans handed out to Carlow trio after this incident with referee

Manager Turlough O’Brien, midfielder Brendan Murphy and coach Steven Poacher have been hit with lengthy suspensions.

# carlow-football - Monday 1 April, 2019

Carlow boss O'Brien and coach Poacher set for CHC hearing over proposed bans

Turlough O’Brien and Steven Poacher will go in front of the GAA’s Central Hearings Committee.

# carlow-football - Saturday 2 February, 2019

0-5 for Thompson and McGonagle nets as Donegal come from behind to beat Meath GAA

0-5 for Thompson and McGonagle nets as Donegal come from behind to beat Meath

Elsewhere today Carlow and Westmeath drew while Louth defeated Laois.

# carlow-football - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Meath set-up O'Byrne Cup semi-final showdown with Dublin

We run through all today’s results in the pre-season competition.

# carlow-football - Sunday 11 November, 2018

Carlow and Longford champions set up novel Leinster club semi-final clash

St Columba’s and Éire Óg both claimed quarter-final victories today.

# carlow-football - Wednesday 31 October, 2018

'If you asked me if I'd like to play in a second-tier championship, the answer would be: 'No''

Carlow’s All-Star nominee Paul Broderick is strongly opposed to the idea of a ‘B’ football championship.

# carlow-football - Friday 22 June, 2018

Kildare hit 4 second-half goals to cruise past Carlow and into Leinster U20 semi-finals

The Lilywhites ran out convincing 22-point victors.

Mickey Harte makes four changes ahead of Carlow clash

The Tyrone manager has reshuffled his defence and midfield as they travel south to face Turlough O’Brien’s side.

# carlow-football - Sunday 10 June, 2018

Laois survive stern Carlow challenge to book first Leinster final in 11 years

John Sugrue’s side registered their third win over Carlow this season.

# carlow-football - Saturday 9 June, 2018

'I think the game’s better than ever and I think the negativity that exists is phenomenal'

Down native Steven Poacher has helped mastermind the rise of the Carlow footballers.

# carlow-football - Thursday 7 June, 2018

'They opened me up again and my bowel was perforated. During that surgery, my lung collapsed'

Carlow’s scoring star Paul Broderick has had enough injury travails to appreciate Sunday’s Leinster semi-final.

# carlow-football - Wednesday 6 June, 2018

'They want big days in Croke Park. They want TV audiences. I don't think people are listening anyway to grassroots.'

Despite Carlow’s progress, their manager has concerns over the direction the game is heading.

# carlow-football - Tuesday 5 June, 2018

Starting out in 2005, tough days in a Carlow jersey, Laois family links and the Leinster final dream

John Murphy will savour Sunday’s Leinster semi-final battle against Laois.

# carlow-football - Monday 4 June, 2018

Victory for Carlow in 8-goal thriller, Laois win narrowly at home and plenty goals as Wexford defeat Longford

More round-robin games played in the province this afternoon.

# carlow-football - Sunday 27 May, 2018

Incredible scenes as Carlow record first Leinster SFC victory over Kildare since 1953

Turlough O’Brien’s side did not kick one wide throughout the contest.

# carlow-football - Monday 14 May, 2018

Turlough O'Brien: 'We were confident we would deal with the loss of Brendan Murphy'

The Carlow manager was thrilled with his team’s performance against Louth yesterday.

# carlow-football - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Carlow shake off Murphy absence with thrilling 11-point win over 14-man Louth

Turlough O’Brien’s side will take on Kildare in the last eight of the Leinster SFC.

# carlow-football - Friday 11 May, 2018

'I think he's a massive future ahead of him' - Down native's influence on Carlow's football rising

Steven Poacher has made a major impact in coaching the Carlow footballers.

# carlow-football - Tuesday 20 March, 2018

'He took on a sinking ship, the thing was in a state' - Carlow's rising to end 33-year promotion wait

Carlow’s Daniel St Ledger enjoyed promotion after 11 seasons of trying.

# carlow-football - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Broderick and St Ledger with the goals as Carlow maintain unbeaten record

Fermanagh enjoyed a two-point win over Derry.

# carlow-football - Saturday 10 February, 2018

Wins for Laois and Carlow as they maintain strong start in push for promotion from Division 4

Carlow saw off Leitrim tonight while Laois defeated Waterford.

# carlow-football - Monday 15 January, 2018

Turlough O'Brien names veteran Murphy as new Carlow skipper

Grange clubman John Murphy takes over from Darragh Foley.

# carlow-football - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Pete McGrath's Louth defeat Kildare by 8 points, while late rally sees Meath past Carlow

Tadhg McEnaney scored two goals for the Wee County.

# carlow-football - Thursday 28 December, 2017

Carlow rising - 'I think we were left with a lot more questions than answers after the year'

Daniel St Ledger reflects on their 2017 championship journey.

# carlow-football - Saturday 15 July, 2017

'We rattled them and there wasn't the gap that was on the scoreboard in the end. It was very close'

Carlow gave Monaghan a huge fright in the qualifiers tonight.

Conor McCarthy introduction vital as off-colour Monaghan survive gutsy Carlow test

The Farney’s season flashed before their eyes tonight.

As it happened: Carlow v Monaghan, All-Ireland senior football qualifier

The game threw-in at 7pm in Netwatch Dr Cullen Park.

# carlow-football - Thursday 13 July, 2017

Monaghan unveil starting side for football qualifier trip to Carlow

Netwatch Cullen Park is the venue for Saturday’s game.

# carlow-football - Saturday 8 July, 2017

Carlow have now won 3 games in a championship season for the first time in 73 years

Leitrim were despatched by seven points today.

# carlow-football - Monday 5 June, 2017

Positive signs for Kildare and Meath, Carlow deserve credit and sympathy for Diarmuid Connolly

The42′s columnist Johnny Doyle looks back at a hectic weekend of Leinster football action.

# carlow-football - Sunday 4 June, 2017

'We don’t need condescension dripping from pens or keyboards. We’re very happy to be on that pitch with Dublin'

Turlough O’Brien was in a defiant mood after Carlow’s defeat to Dublin.

# carlow-football - Saturday 3 June, 2017

Carlow do themselves proud but patient Dublin run out comfortable 12-point winners

Carlow lost Brendan Murphy a red card after 48 minutes.

As it happened: Dublin v Carlow, Leinster SFC quarter-final

Throw-in at Portlaoise is 7pm.

# carlow-football - Friday 2 June, 2017

6 changes for Dublin after league final loss to Kerry for Leinster opener with Carlow

The sides meet in Portlaoise tomorrow night.

'They do look flawless. They're winning All-Irelands year in year out'

Turlough O’Brien’s men face a daunting task in Portlaoise tomorrow.

# carlow-football - Thursday 1 June, 2017

'A lot of counties in Leinster are guilty of throwing in the towel before the championship has started'

The All-Ireland champions provide a challenge that Turlough O’Brien is relishing.

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