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#Michael Duignan

# michael-duignan - Friday 16 October, 2020

'There’s a lot of people calling for the matches to be stopped which I don’t agree with'
# Drive On
# Drive On

'There’s a lot of people calling for the matches to be stopped which I don’t agree with'

Oct 16th 2020, 10:00 AM 38,956 Views 58 Comments

Michael Duignan says the GAA competitions ‘are worth fighting for’ as action resumes this weekend.

# michael-duignan - Wednesday 11 December, 2019

Michael Duignan hopes to continue in RTÉ role after being elected Offaly GAA chairman
# Double-Jobbing
# Double-Jobbing

Michael Duignan hopes to continue in RTÉ role after being elected Offaly GAA chairman

Dec 11th 2019, 9:53 AM 6,785 Views 20 Comments

The two-time All-Ireland winner will aim to balance his new job with his analysis and co-commentary work on The Sunday Game.

# michael-duignan - Tuesday 10 December, 2019

Two-time All-Ireland winner Duignan elected Offaly GAA chairman
# New Man At The Helm
# New Man At The Helm

Two-time All-Ireland winner Duignan elected Offaly GAA chairman

Dec 10th 2019, 8:51 PM 9,734 Views 4 Comments

The Durrow clubman was appointed to the role at the county convention.

# michael-duignan - Thursday 14 November, 2019

Duignan set to battle under fire chairman Byrne for top role in Offaly
# Challenger
# Challenger

Duignan set to battle under fire chairman Byrne for top role in Offaly

Nov 14th 2019, 11:54 AM 12,502 Views 12 Comments

Two-time All-Ireland winner Michael Duignan is contesting the position at next month’s county convention.

# michael-duignan - Monday 12 March, 2018

'To me it's absolutely despicable' - Duignan on challenge by Galway defender in Salthill
# Hitting Out
# Hitting Out

'To me it's absolutely despicable' - Duignan on challenge by Galway defender in Salthill

Mar 12th 2018, 11:31 AM 17,671 Views 28 Comments

Adrian Tuohy was shown a yellow card after the incident with Limerick’s Barry Murphy.

# michael-duignan - Sunday 3 September, 2017

'I had such time for the man' - Michael Duignan pays emotional tribute to Tony Keady at final whistle
# Choked-up
# Choked-up

'I had such time for the man' - Michael Duignan pays emotional tribute to Tony Keady at final whistle

Sep 3rd 2017, 5:55 PM 12,841 Views 8 Comments

Keady was on everyone’s thoughts as Galway skipper David Burke lifted the Liam McCarthy Cup.

# michael-duignan - Saturday 29 July, 2017

Joe Brolly: 'Don't tell me that Davy loves the spotlight, he craves it'
# Opinion
# Opinion

Joe Brolly: 'Don't tell me that Davy loves the spotlight, he craves it'

Jul 29th 2017, 7:54 PM 12,277 Views 27 Comments

The RTÉ football pundit has voiced his opinion on the war of words between Davy Fitzgerald and Michael Duignan.

# michael-duignan - Monday 24 July, 2017

'Completely out of order' and 'obsessed with himself' - Duignan bites back in Davy Fitz row
# Shots Fired
# Shots Fired

'Completely out of order' and 'obsessed with himself' - Duignan bites back in Davy Fitz row

Jul 24th 2017, 10:14 AM 29,960 Views 31 Comments

RTÉ pundit Michael Duignan has had his say in the wake of strong criticism from Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald.

# michael-duignan - Thursday 13 July, 2017

'You could have seen that game for €10': GAA boss hits back at Duignan's Sky Sports criticism
# Sky's The Limit
# Sky's The Limit

'You could have seen that game for €10': GAA boss hits back at Duignan's Sky Sports criticism

Jul 13th 2017, 3:00 PM 43,045 Views 88 Comments

Peter McKenna says GAA’s deal with Sky Sports “is working very well.”

# michael-duignan - Monday 10 July, 2017

'My father's 83 years of age, a savage hurling man, why should he have to go to the pub?'
# Strong Views
# Strong Views

'My father's 83 years of age, a savage hurling man, why should he have to go to the pub?'

Jul 10th 2017, 12:00 PM 77,878 Views 131 Comments

Michael Duignan is highly critical of the GAA’s deal with Sky Sports, and he’s also pleading leniency for Kilkenny boss Brian Cody following an incident with a sideline official on Saturday night.

# michael-duignan - Monday 4 July, 2016

'No guts', 'not being honest', 'have to stand up' - criticism pours in for Galway hurlers
# Pundits React
# Pundits React

'No guts', 'not being honest', 'have to stand up' - criticism pours in for Galway hurlers

Jul 4th 2016, 5:00 PM 13,988 Views 29 Comments

The Tribesmen are in the firing line after yesterday’s Leinster final loss.

# michael-duignan - Wednesday 15 June, 2016

'If you're critical of a team using a sweeper, you're accused of being old-fashioned'
# Defensive Systems
# Defensive Systems

'If you're critical of a team using a sweeper, you're accused of being old-fashioned'

Jun 15th 2016, 8:00 AM 7,569 Views 17 Comments

Two-time All-Ireland winner Michael Duignan says sweepers are dumbing down the game.

# michael-duignan - Thursday 25 September, 2014

Michael Duignan: I'd start both Tommy Walsh and Henry Shefflin in the replay
# Ch-Ch-Changes
# Ch-Ch-Changes

Michael Duignan: I'd start both Tommy Walsh and Henry Shefflin in the replay

Sep 25th 2014, 5:43 PM 5,414 Views 15 Comments

The Offaly legend thinks Brian Cody should start both Kilkenny legends against Tipp on Sunday.

# michael-duignan - Thursday 8 December, 2011

'Engage' takes top Irish sports book award for Hampson and Kimmage
# Booked
# Booked

'Engage' takes top Irish sports book award for Hampson and Kimmage

Dec 8th 2011, 1:48 PM 927 Views 0 Comments

Paul Kimmage is first author to win Irish and international William Hill prize for his book with former English rugby international.

# michael-duignan - Sunday 27 November, 2011

Some of Ireland's finest are celebrated in Sports Book shortlist
# Bookworm
# Bookworm

Some of Ireland's finest are celebrated in Sports Book shortlist

Nov 27th 2011, 4:41 PM 917 Views 1 Comment

It’s been another great year for Irish sports books. Check out what titles have been short listed for the top prize.

# michael-duignan - Friday 17 June, 2011

Duignan backtracks on comments in Offaly footballers' row
# Last Call
# Last Call

Duignan backtracks on comments in Offaly footballers' row

Jun 17th 2011, 11:56 AM 452 Views 0 Comments

The ex-player said that passion was to blame for his overwrought remarks.

# michael-duignan - Thursday 16 June, 2011

Cribbin slams Duignan following claims that Offaly footballers drink too much
# Last Call
# Last Call

Cribbin slams Duignan following claims that Offaly footballers drink too much

Jun 16th 2011, 1:33 PM 306 Views 1 Comment

Faithful football coach hits back after the former All-Ireland winner says Offaly footballers lack pride and discipline.