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#Sean Boylan

# sean-boylan - Sunday 17 January, 2021

'The terror, the fear — it was uncanny. I was never as afraid of anything in my life'
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

'The terror, the fear — it was uncanny. I was never as afraid of anything in my life'

Jan 17th 2021, 9:13 PM 11,531 Views 2 Comments

Meath GAA legend Sean Boylan opens up on his terrifying experience with Covid-19.

# sean-boylan - Friday 11 December, 2020

Meath legend Sean Boylan joins Down U20 setup
# Royal County Down
# Royal County Down

Meath legend Sean Boylan joins Down U20 setup

Dec 11th 2020, 10:16 AM 5,842 Views 8 Comments

Boylan will have an advisory role with Conor Laverty as manager with Martin Clarke also involved.

# sean-boylan - Sunday 16 August, 2020

Ronaldinho's decline from Barcelona greatness to Paraguay prison and more of the week's best sportswriting
# Essential Reading
# Essential Reading

Ronaldinho's decline from Barcelona greatness to Paraguay prison and more of the week's best sportswriting

Aug 16th 2020, 6:31 PM 11,237 Views 0 Comments

Plus, Jonathan Wilson on his parents, loss, memory and Lance Gibbs.

# sean-boylan - Thursday 6 August, 2020

'Brilliant', 'Inspirational', 'Gentleman'  - tributes pour in after Sean Boylan documentary
# Meath Marvel
# Meath Marvel

'Brilliant', 'Inspirational', 'Gentleman' - tributes pour in after Sean Boylan documentary

Aug 6th 2020, 11:27 PM 12,702 Views 5 Comments

‘Sean’ aired on RTÉ One tonight.

# sean-boylan - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

'Sean means so much to them, they feel they need to share their story'
# The Royal Leader
# The Royal Leader

'Sean means so much to them, they feel they need to share their story'

Aug 5th 2020, 3:28 PM 17,851 Views 13 Comments

The director of a new documentary on Meath great Sean Boylan was our guest on the Warriors podcast this week.

# sean-boylan - Friday 24 July, 2020

A new documentary exploring the life of Meath legend Seán Boylan is coming to RTÉ soon
# King Of The Royals
# King Of The Royals

A new documentary exploring the life of Meath legend Seán Boylan is coming to RTÉ soon

Updated Jul 24th 2020, 8:02 PM 30,900 Views 30 Comments

‘Seán’ will air on Thursday, 6 August.

# sean-boylan - Tuesday 13 February, 2018

Páirc Tailteann redevelopment receives full support from Meath clubs after Sean Boylan speech
# Stadia
# Stadia

Páirc Tailteann redevelopment receives full support from Meath clubs after Sean Boylan speech

Feb 13th 2018, 4:07 PM 7,828 Views 1 Comment

At a county board meeting last night, the former All-Ireland winning manager encouraged the clubs to back the project.

# sean-boylan - Saturday 11 November, 2017

'I didn't want to be bull*****ing an Australian player after the way they behaved a few hours earlier'
# Bad History
# Bad History

'I didn't want to be bull*****ing an Australian player after the way they behaved a few hours earlier'

Nov 11th 2017, 7:54 AM 17,860 Views 7 Comments

Former Ireland players Steven McDonnell and Ciarán McManus speak to The42 about some of the turbulent years for the International Rules.

# sean-boylan - Thursday 14 January, 2016

'They are not eating any more spuds or anything else' - Boylan on notion of Dubs invincibility
# Dominant Dubs
# Dominant Dubs

'They are not eating any more spuds or anything else' - Boylan on notion of Dubs invincibility

Jan 14th 2016, 2:29 PM 6,605 Views 5 Comments

And the ex-Meath manager thinks that his native county can step up.

# sean-boylan - Sunday 12 July, 2015

A tribute to Seán Boylan, what if Cantona never left Leeds and the week’s best sportswriting
# Essential Reads
# Essential Reads

A tribute to Seán Boylan, what if Cantona never left Leeds and the week’s best sportswriting

Jul 12th 2015, 8:30 AM 7,044 Views 0 Comments

Also, a brief guide to the ultimate hipster footballer and the messy saga of ESPN’s ‘Black Grantland’.

# sean-boylan - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Sean Boylan's influence, Tipp's All-Ireland U21 football bid and playing only hurling at club level
# Stevie Wonder
# Stevie Wonder

Sean Boylan's influence, Tipp's All-Ireland U21 football bid and playing only hurling at club level

Apr 30th 2015, 7:12 PM 5,322 Views 1 Comment

Steven O’Brien is central to Tipperary’s hopes of glory on Saturday.

# sean-boylan - Saturday 21 February, 2015

As it happened: UCC v DCU, Sigerson Cup final 2015
# College Battle
# College Battle

As it happened: UCC v DCU, Sigerson Cup final 2015

Feb 21st 2015, 3:30 PM 29,418 Views 10 Comments

Throw in at the Mardyke at 3pm.

Praise for Sean Boylan's DCU role - 'He's a gentleman and we're thrilled to have him'
# Old Stager
# Old Stager

Praise for Sean Boylan's DCU role - 'He's a gentleman and we're thrilled to have him'

Feb 21st 2015, 9:30 AM 8,314 Views 3 Comments

The four-time All-Ireland winning manager with Meath is helping out tomorrow’s Sigerson Cup finalists.

# sean-boylan - Saturday 19 October, 2013

No holds barred: the explosive 2006 tests that changed the future of International Rules
# International Rules
# International Rules

No holds barred: the explosive 2006 tests that changed the future of International Rules

Oct 19th 2013, 10:00 AM 21,321 Views 38 Comments

Ireland and Australia meet in the first International Rules test tonight but the series has changed dramatically since the controversy of 2006.

# sean-boylan - Thursday 21 February, 2013

25 reasons why the 90s were the best sporting decade
# Tongue In Cheek
# Tongue In Cheek

25 reasons why the 90s were the best sporting decade

Feb 21st 2013, 8:00 AM 13,467 Views 69 Comments

Featuring Carlos Valderrama’s hair and much, much more.

# sean-boylan - Friday 3 August, 2012

GAA confirms no formal involvement in Quinn rally
# Quinn Rally
From TheJournal.ie
# Quinn Rally

GAA confirms no formal involvement in Quinn rally

Aug 3rd 2012, 3:37 PM 6,180 Views 44 Comments

The Gaelic Athletic Association says it would be “entirely inappropriate” to involve itself “in matters outside its remit”.

# sean-boylan - Monday 30 July, 2012

In pictures: Thousands gather for Quinn rally in Cavan
# Quinn Rally
From TheJournal.ie
# Quinn Rally

In pictures: Thousands gather for Quinn rally in Cavan

Jul 30th 2012, 7:17 AM 15,363 Views 190 Comments

Tyrone football manager Mickey Harte was among the thousands who attended a rally for the troubled Quinn family in Cavan last night.

# sean-boylan - Sunday 29 July, 2012

Peter Darragh resurfaces as Quinn family supporters plan rally
# Where's Peter?
From TheJournal.ie
# Where's Peter?

Peter Darragh resurfaces as Quinn family supporters plan rally

Jul 29th 2012, 11:42 AM 13,445 Views 137 Comments

Organisers of tonight’s demonstration say well-known GAA personalities Mickey Harte, Seán Boylan and Colm O’Rourke are among speakers.

# sean-boylan - Tuesday 17 July, 2012

Boylan: 'I always said, there is a certain madness in Meath football. You can’t take that out of us.'
# Final Countdown
# Final Countdown

Boylan: 'I always said, there is a certain madness in Meath football. You can’t take that out of us.'

Jul 17th 2012, 8:55 AM 2,332 Views 6 Comments

The Royals’ former manager looks ahead to Sunday’s final.

# sean-boylan - Monday 23 April, 2012

Coyle: If I was in Banty's shoes, I would've walked away from Meath mess
# Royal Rumble
# Royal Rumble

Coyle: If I was in Banty's shoes, I would've walked away from Meath mess

Apr 23rd 2012, 12:44 PM 430 Views 0 Comments

The former Meath manager says that Seamus McEnaney has to live up to his title after hanging on to his job last week.

# sean-boylan - Friday 20 April, 2012

I'll try my best to increase pressure on McEnaney, says Murphy
# Game On
# Game On

I'll try my best to increase pressure on McEnaney, says Murphy

Apr 20th 2012, 8:01 AM 356 Views 0 Comments

The Wicklow manager also says his side won’t be influenced by the controversy surrounding the Meath team ahead of the upcoming clash between the sides.

# sean-boylan - Thursday 19 April, 2012

'Relieved' McEnaney ready for Championship battle
# Royal Rumble
# Royal Rumble

'Relieved' McEnaney ready for Championship battle

Apr 19th 2012, 3:59 PM 326 Views 0 Comments

It’s full steam ahead for Meath’s Leinster Championship opener after Banty dodged the sack in Navan last night.

# sean-boylan - Tuesday 17 April, 2012

Players to back Banty as Royal row to rumble on
# GAA
# GAA

Players to back Banty as Royal row to rumble on

Apr 17th 2012, 3:18 PM 431 Views 0 Comments

Sean Boylan, the mooted replacement for Seamus McEnaney, may be on the verge of throwing his hat at the situation.

# sean-boylan - Friday 13 April, 2012

Bye bye Banty, bring back Boylan: Meath move to get rid of McEnaney
# Royal Rumble
# Royal Rumble

Bye bye Banty, bring back Boylan: Meath move to get rid of McEnaney

Apr 13th 2012, 10:23 AM 460 Views 0 Comments

Meath county bosses will move to replace Seamus McEnaney with Sean Boylan at a meeting of the full county committee next Wednesday.

# sean-boylan - Monday 9 April, 2012

Royals are gone soft, says Martin McHugh
# GAA
# GAA

Royals are gone soft, says Martin McHugh

Apr 9th 2012, 1:00 PM 590 Views 1 Comment

Louth sent their neighbours and rivals down as when it got physical, the Royals ‘didn’t count’.

# sean-boylan - Tuesday 14 February, 2012

The Morning Score: Tuesday
# Early Doors
# Early Doors

The Morning Score: Tuesday

Feb 14th 2012, 8:58 AM 324 Views 0 Comments

Here’s everything you need to know this morning – apart from who sent that Valentine’s card. That’s a secret, obviously.

# sean-boylan - Monday 13 February, 2012

Dublin and Kilkenny stars dominate Leinster representative teams
# Proud Provinces
# Proud Provinces

Dublin and Kilkenny stars dominate Leinster representative teams

Feb 13th 2012, 5:47 PM 667 Views 0 Comments

Leinster have named their football and hurling teams for this weekend’s Interprovincial semi-finals.

# sean-boylan - 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.