# FBD League

This year
# The Green And Red
Mayo hold off Roscommon in low-scoring clash to lift first FBD trophy in ten years
Substitute Cillian O’Connor hit two late points to help his side to victory.
# FBD League
McStay's Mayo set pre-season mark with impressive win over Galway
Mayo set up an FBD final against Roscommon with a three-point win at the Air Dome.
# Off the Mark
Finnerty's 2-7 helps All-Ireland finalists Galway book semi-final spot with 14-point win
Galway had five of their All-Ireland final team starting this evening.
Last year
# tribe on top
Galway too strong for Roscommon in FBD League final
A strong second half display ensured the Tribe came out on top at the Connacht GAA Air Dome.
# Round-Up
Wexford hit six goals to make winning start as Kildare score comfortable win over Westmeath
Elsewhere, Longford staged a strong second-half rally to defeat Louth.
# Pre-Season Tests
Conroy and Finnerty combine for 0-6 as Galway overcome Mayo to book Connacht league final spot
The clash took place at the new Connacht GAA Air Dome.
All time
# Silverware
Shane Walsh imperious as Joyce's Galway seal FBD League
Roscommon were beaten by six points at Hyde Park today.
# Team news
Joyce names much-changed Galway side for FBD League final against Roscommon
The Tribe boss makes seven changes to the team that defeated Mayo last weekend.
# around the grounds
7 goals for Roscommon in Connacht clash and Wexford hurlers defeat Kilkenny
Elsewhere Tyrone overcame Down int he Dr McKenna Cup semi-final.
# Back in action
Parsons returns to Mayo starting team for first time since horror knee injury in 2018
James Horan has opted for a mix of youth and experience for Sunday’s meeting with Galway.
# western way
Star forward Walsh named captain as new Galway boss Joyce shows hand for Mayo clash
The Tribesmen renew their rivalry with neighbours Mayo to kick off their 2020 campaign.
# provinces
Dublin still in hunt for Walsh Cup semi-final place and Roscommon make winning start
There was also pre-season action in the Dr McKenna Cup and McGrath Cup today.
# rossies roar
13 yellow, 4 black and one red card shown as Roscommon retain FBD League title
Donie Smith hit 0-8 for the winners against Galway.
# Rossies
Anthony Cunningham starts as he means to go on with win over Sligo
Roscommon booked their place in the FBD League decider.
# all change
Higgins and Boyle handed first starts of season for Mayo as 4 Corofin players in Galway side
The sides meet in Tuam Stadium tomorrow.
# Mayo's Main Man
He goes again - Mayo awaits with interest as the second coming of Horan set to begin
James Horan begins the 2019 season and his second spell in charge of Mayo tomorrow.
# fresh faces
New kids on the block! Returning James Horan names first Mayo team for FBD League opener against Leitrim
Fionn McDonagh, Colm Moran and Brian Reape are all included, while Aidan O’Shea is missing for Sunday’s game.
# FBD League
Big names return for Mayo as Jason Doherty hits 1-4 in narrow victory over Sligo
Aidan O’Shea made his first start of 2018.
# Double It Up
'It's pointless' - Galway and Roscommon set for two pre-season meetings in 4 weeks
Damien Comer can’t understand why the repeat fixtures are not avoided.
# Wrap
Tyrone remain on course for 7th straight McKenna Cup while Roscommon see off Mayo
Kevin McStay’s side will play Galway in the Connacht FBD League final.
# connacht clash
Dramatic finish in Castlebar sees 12-man Galway edge Mayo for second win of 2018
The Tribesmen came out on top by one point in the FBD League.
# No Game Lads
Mayo against Galway one of five GAA pre-season matches called off due to frozen pitches
Pressure on now to complete the fixtures in the FBD League and Dr McKenna Cup.
# wednesday night gaa
Roscommon and Galway get off to strong start in FBD League
Meanwhile, there were big wins for Tyrone and Donegal in the Dr McKenna Cup.
# time for action
Opinion: It's time to scrap the irrelevant pre-season GAA competitions
The upcoming pre-season leagues are due to start at the end of December and beginning of January.
# Comeback
Andy Moran nets twice in injury time as Mayo defeat Roscommon
Despite the defeat, Roscommon still progress to the FBD League final where they face Galway.
# into the west
The tiny island of Inishbofin had two Galway senior football debutants on Sunday
Ruairi Lavelle and Michael Day made history in the game against Sligo.
# new faces
10 debutants in Mayo side as they lose out narrowly in early season clash with NUI Galway
Neil Douglas and Danny Kirby hit the goals for Mayo.
# Tribes On Top
Two Comer goals spur Galway on to FBD league final win over Roscommon
Tuam Stadium was the venue for today’s clash.
# Out West
Roscommon and Galway are set to meet again in the FBD league final
Meanwhile in Ulster, Tyrone’s five-in-a-row bid in the Dr McKenna Cup is still on track.
# Snap Happy
16 pictures that capture the start of the 2016 GAA season
And we’re off for another year of action…
Kildare, Tyrone, Galway and Clare amongst the opening day football winners
There was plenty of action on around the country.
# Family ties
The next big O'Shea hoping to impress new Mayo boss (as his first opponent)
22-year-old Conor aims to make 2016 they year when he joins Aidan and Seamie and vital cogs in the Mayo machine.
# wrap up warm
Club and intercounty catered for in the weekend's 20 key GAA fixtures
Here are the dates, times and venues for the next few days
# New Face
Galway and Mayo primed for FBD League final date
Both kept up their 100% record in the competition today.
# Fixture List
These 29 games will make for a busy weekend of pre-season football and hurling
Get the flask out.
# Lift The Cup
Snapshot - Leitrim and Kildare footballers celebrate winning early season GAA silverware
Leitrim won the FBD League today while Kildare won the O’Byrne Cup.
# Silverware
Celebrations for Leitrim footballers as they retain FBD League title
They claimed a narrow one-point victory over Roscommon today in Carrick-on-Shannon.
Here’s the 14 GAA games on the inter-county agenda this weekend
The FBD League final, the O’Byrne Cup final and the Dr McKenna Cup final are all down for decision.
Leitrim to play Roscommon in next weekend's FBD League final
Defending champions Leitrim needed a draw to get through, and that’s what they achieved.
# Pre-Season
Aidan O'Shea returns as Mayo prepare for Roscommon
James Horan makes seven changes to the side held by IT Sligo last weekend.