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#Mick O'Dwyer

# mick-odwyer - Thursday 25 June, 2020

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'
# Johnny Doyle
# Johnny Doyle

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'

Jun 25th 2020, 7:25 PM 5,464 Views 4 Comments

Kildare’s football great Johnny Doyle is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

# mick-odwyer - Friday 1 May, 2020

'Passing tourists in Kildare can shout in the windows at people: 'Ye can’t score''
# 2000: Revisited
# 2000: Revisited

'Passing tourists in Kildare can shout in the windows at people: 'Ye can’t score''

Updated May 1st 2020, 8:30 AM 23,859 Views 16 Comments

We reflect on the year Kildare were last kings of Leinster.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 17 April, 2018

Micko, Giles and bringing the story of Irish sports icons to screen
# Behind The Lens
# Behind The Lens

Micko, Giles and bringing the story of Irish sports icons to screen

Apr 17th 2018, 8:00 AM 14,094 Views 7 Comments

The challenges and rewards of productions on the Irish sport documentary landscape.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 16 January, 2018

'Micko said it still haunts him. It still haunts me, would you believe, to this day'
# Five In A Row
# Five In A Row

'Micko said it still haunts him. It still haunts me, would you believe, to this day'

Jan 16th 2018, 6:46 PM 11,497 Views 6 Comments

The brilliant documentary ‘Micko’ brought memories flooding back for Kerry forward Mikey Sheehy.

# mick-odwyer - Thursday 4 January, 2018

'We were so close I felt sick. For two months after I never left Waterville': Micko on the pain of '82
# Kingdom Come
# Kingdom Come

'We were so close I felt sick. For two months after I never left Waterville': Micko on the pain of '82

Jan 4th 2018, 4:43 PM 13,703 Views 6 Comments

In a new documentary, Mick O’Dwyer reveals that Seamus Darby’s goal still torments him 35 years later.

# mick-odwyer - Sunday 5 November, 2017

'He'd smile, wink at you and say a little comment about a lad: 'He won't be here in a few weeks''
# Micko
# Micko

'He'd smile, wink at you and say a little comment about a lad: 'He won't be here in a few weeks''

Nov 5th 2017, 7:15 AM 35,989 Views 6 Comments

Leighton Glynn tells The42 about Mick O’Dwyer’s savage wire-to-wire training, International Rules trips and winning 20 senior county medals.

# mick-odwyer - Wednesday 14 June, 2017

A memorial will be unveiled this weekend to honour a Kerry All-Ireland winning football great
# John Egan
# John Egan

A memorial will be unveiled this weekend to honour a Kerry All-Ireland winning football great

Jun 14th 2017, 4:42 PM 11,879 Views 5 Comments

The Kerry forward passed away in 2012.

# mick-odwyer - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Quiz: As Gaelic football's greatest manager turns 80, how well do you know Micko?
# Kingdom Legend
# Kingdom Legend

Quiz: As Gaelic football's greatest manager turns 80, how well do you know Micko?

Jun 9th 2016, 12:05 AM 11,059 Views 9 Comments

Happy birthday to Mick O’Dwyer, who turns 80 today.

# mick-odwyer - Monday 14 September, 2015

There's a special day in store for Kerry and Tipperary GAA legends
# Legends
# Legends

There's a special day in store for Kerry and Tipperary GAA legends

Sep 14th 2015, 5:30 PM 6,868 Views 0 Comments

Mick O’Dwyer and Jimmy Finn’s achievements will be acknowledged by the GPA.

# mick-odwyer - Saturday 1 August, 2015

We sat down with two Kildare legends to discuss the Lilywhite revival ahead of Kerry
# Lilywhite Bloom
# Lilywhite Bloom

We sat down with two Kildare legends to discuss the Lilywhite revival ahead of Kerry

Aug 1st 2015, 6:30 PM 5,878 Views 0 Comments

Mick O’Dwyer and Glenn Ryan look ahead to Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-final.

# mick-odwyer - Saturday 16 May, 2015

A life-size statue of a Kerry legend was unveiled earlier today
# Special Occasion
# Special Occasion

A life-size statue of a Kerry legend was unveiled earlier today

May 16th 2015, 6:41 PM 8,542 Views 3 Comments

Paídí Ó Sé would have been 60 today.

# mick-odwyer - Thursday 7 May, 2015

How many of these 90s Gaelic football managers can you remember?
# Get Quizzical
# Get Quizzical

How many of these 90s Gaelic football managers can you remember?

May 7th 2015, 5:00 PM 34,739 Views 30 Comments

Test your knowledge here.

# mick-odwyer - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

78-year-old Mick O'Dwyer is getting involved in inter-county football again
# Micko's Back!
# Micko's Back!

78-year-old Mick O'Dwyer is getting involved in inter-county football again

Apr 29th 2015, 1:58 PM 9,555 Views 8 Comments

Louth have recruited one of the most famous names in the game.

# mick-odwyer - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Mick O'Dwyer on 3 great years with Laois and why 'Kerry will be there or thereabouts'
# Micko
# Micko

Mick O'Dwyer on 3 great years with Laois and why 'Kerry will be there or thereabouts'

Jun 18th 2014, 12:00 PM 10,132 Views 7 Comments

Micko thinks that Laois are unfairly criticised, and that Eamon Fitzmaurice is doing a great job with Kerry.

# mick-odwyer - Wednesday 2 April, 2014

Kerry's Mick O'Dwyer among four legends inducted to GAA Hall of Fame
# Micko
# Micko

Kerry's Mick O'Dwyer among four legends inducted to GAA Hall of Fame

Apr 2nd 2014, 11:35 AM 3,673 Views 5 Comments

Pat McGrath of Waterford, Kilkenny’s Noel Skehan and former Sligo footballer Michael Kearins are the others honoured.

# mick-odwyer - Monday 24 February, 2014

Carnacon and Ballincollig claim victory at Comórtas Peile Páidí Ó Sé 2014
# GAA
# GAA

Carnacon and Ballincollig claim victory at Comórtas Peile Páidí Ó Sé 2014

Feb 24th 2014, 8:30 AM 4,082 Views 1 Comment

Over 1,300 players took part in the festival this weekend.

# mick-odwyer - Monday 20 January, 2014

Brian Cody to manage Gaelic football team for cancer charity game in May
# Swapping Codes
# Swapping Codes

Brian Cody to manage Gaelic football team for cancer charity game in May

Jan 20th 2014, 9:39 AM 3,614 Views 4 Comments

Cody will be in opposition to Mick O’Dwyer in a game in aid of the cancer units at St Luke’s and St James’s hospitals.

# mick-odwyer - Thursday 16 January, 2014

15 pictures that capture Mick O'Dwyer's legendary management career
# Micko
# Micko

15 pictures that capture Mick O'Dwyer's legendary management career

Jan 16th 2014, 11:01 AM 5,270 Views 7 Comments

The Waterville native guided the inter-county fortunes of Kerry, Kildare, Laois, Wicklow and Clare.

# mick-odwyer - Friday 26 July, 2013

21 signs you're a sports fan from Laois
# O'Moore's
# O'Moore's

21 signs you're a sports fan from Laois

Jul 26th 2013, 9:30 PM 17,154 Views 40 Comments

Featuring Hughie Emerson, a run of great Minor teams and Robert Sheehan.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Banner boss Micko says it’ll be a Cork v Kerry battle in Munster final
# GAA 2013
# GAA 2013

Banner boss Micko says it’ll be a Cork v Kerry battle in Munster final

May 14th 2013, 2:45 PM 1,720 Views 0 Comments

Mick O’Dwyer admits his charges are up against in the provincial championship.

# mick-odwyer - Friday 15 February, 2013

PICS: Billy and Micko meet again as stars turn out for Croker charity match
# True Colours
# True Colours

PICS: Billy and Micko meet again as stars turn out for Croker charity match

Feb 15th 2013, 7:15 AM 6,053 Views 2 Comments

The two managerial greats turned out for match in aid of the Alan Kerins Projects.

# mick-odwyer - Friday 18 January, 2013

Micko backs GAA plans for black card, the mark and pick-up rule
# FRC
# FRC

Micko backs GAA plans for black card, the mark and pick-up rule

Jan 18th 2013, 7:45 AM 810 Views 0 Comments

The Clare boss has also spoken about having a physical trainer as part of his setup for the first time in his managerial career.

# mick-odwyer - Monday 7 January, 2013

McGrath Cup: Micko off to bright start with Clare
# Winning
# Winning

McGrath Cup: Micko off to bright start with Clare

Jan 7th 2013, 7:10 AM 947 Views 0 Comments

It was Clare under the guidance of new manager Mick O’Dwyer and reigning champions Cork who progressed in yesterday’s pre-season games in Munster.

# mick-odwyer - Sunday 6 January, 2013

In pictures: Inter-county Gaelic football returns for 2013
# Slideshow
# Slideshow

In pictures: Inter-county Gaelic football returns for 2013

Jan 6th 2013, 7:22 PM 3,404 Views 2 Comments

A host of new managers led their teams out for pre-season action over the weekend.

# mick-odwyer - Saturday 5 January, 2013

Let's meet the new men in charge
# Bosses
# Bosses

Let's meet the new men in charge

Jan 5th 2013, 10:30 AM 2,278 Views 1 Comment

A dozen Gaelic Football managers will be at the helm of their new counties for the first time in a competitive game tomorrow. Here’s your guide to them.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

In pictures: The funeral of Páidí Ó Sé
# RIP
# RIP

In pictures: The funeral of Páidí Ó Sé

Dec 18th 2012, 6:40 PM 37,441 Views 34 Comments

Hundred of mourners gathered in Ventry in West Kerry today as the football icon was laid to rest.

# mick-odwyer - Monday 5 November, 2012

Micko will take Banner promotion bid seriously
# Banner Man
# Banner Man

Micko will take Banner promotion bid seriously

Nov 5th 2012, 5:05 PM 942 Views 0 Comments

Ross Munnelly and Leighton Glynn feel the Kerryman’s appointment will be a big boost to the Clare footballers.

# mick-odwyer - Friday 2 November, 2012

Back in the hot seat: Mick O'Dwyer confirmed as Clare senior football boss
# Ratified
# Ratified

Back in the hot seat: Mick O'Dwyer confirmed as Clare senior football boss

Nov 2nd 2012, 9:29 PM 908 Views 0 Comments

The 75-year-old Kerryman will coach in the Munster championship for the first time in over two decades.

# mick-odwyer - Sunday 28 October, 2012

What time is it? 15 photos of sports people who forgot that the clocks went back
# Uh Oh
# Uh Oh

What time is it? 15 photos of sports people who forgot that the clocks went back

Oct 28th 2012, 7:30 AM 19,192 Views 20 Comments

Let’s hope Alex Ferguson remembered to change all of his watches this morning.

# mick-odwyer - Sunday 18 September, 2011

In pictures: the Kilmacud Crokes Sevens
# Capital Gains
# Capital Gains

In pictures: the Kilmacud Crokes Sevens

Sep 18th 2011, 12:44 PM 790 Views 0 Comments

Some of Gaelic football’s biggest names lined out for the annual tournament in the capital this weekend.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 30 August, 2011

Wicklow appoint Murphy to succeed O'Dwyer
# New Era
# New Era

Wicklow appoint Murphy to succeed O'Dwyer

Aug 30th 2011, 10:26 AM 251 Views 0 Comments

The county board have finally appointed a new man following the end of Mick O’Dwyer’s reign in charge.

# mick-odwyer - Tuesday 19 July, 2011

In pictures: Micko's life on the bench...
# Kerry Gold
# Kerry Gold

In pictures: Micko's life on the bench...

Jul 19th 2011, 2:44 PM 418 Views 0 Comments

The Kerry football legend insists that the Wicklow job may not be his last. He hasn’t done too bad so far.

O'Dwyer admits he accepted Dublin post
# Might Have Beens
# Might Have Beens

O'Dwyer admits he accepted Dublin post

Jul 19th 2011, 11:32 AM 289 Views 0 Comments

The outgoing Wicklow manager has said Pat Gilroy’s side can win this year’s All-Ireland.