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# westmeath-football - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Dublin's movement in attack, Westmeath's use of one sweeper and the task facing Kildare

We run through 5 talking points after Dublin’s 4-29 to 0-10 victory over Westmeath in the Leinster semi-final

Slick Dubs beat Westmeath to a pulp with 31-point hammering to book Leinster final

It was Dublin’s highest margin of victory in the championship under Jim Gavin.

As it happened: Dublin v Westmeath, Leinster SFC semi-final

Throw-in at Croke Park was 4pm.

# westmeath-football - Thursday 22 June, 2017

The challenge facing Westmeath for a 3rd straight year: How do you set up against the Dubs?

Kieran Martin says Westmeath won’t go ultra-defensive like Carlow did in the quarter-final.

# westmeath-football - Saturday 17 June, 2017

Westmeath hit Offaly with 3 second-half goals to book Dublin showdown

Westmeath had 11 points to spare over the Faithful.

# westmeath-football - Friday 16 June, 2017

Midfielder Eoin Carroll misses out as Offaly make one change for Westmeath replay

Dublin will take on the winners in the Leinster semi-final, while Cavan await the losers in the qualifiers.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 11 June, 2017

'You'd rather be playing in July than sitting at home looking at it on television'

Westmeath and Ger Egan are hoping to book a clash against the Dubs for a third consecutive year.

# westmeath-football - Monday 15 May, 2017

'When you play a Division 4 final and you have 300 at it, where's the GAA going with that?'

Westmeath star John Heslin has raised some pertinent issues.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 14 May, 2017

Leona Archibold the hero as Westmeath ladies lift Division 2 title to continue their remarkable rise

Westmeath finally gained promotion to the top flight.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 7 May, 2017

Carlow minors complete stunning comeback to dump Westmeath out of Leinster championship

Westmeath were leading by six points with eight minutes left.

# westmeath-football - Saturday 8 April, 2017

6 talking points as Tipperary and Westmeath deliver National Football League silverware

There was plenty to discuss from today’s double-header at Croke Park.

First league title in 9 years for Westmeath footballers as they rout Wexford by 13 points

It was a good afternoon for the Lake County in the Division 4 decider at Croke Park.

Poll: Who do you think will be crowned league champions in Croke Park today? Crystal Ball Gazing This post contains a poll

Poll: Who do you think will be crowned league champions in Croke Park today?

Louth, Tipperary, Wexford and Westmeath all chase victory.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 26 March, 2017

Heslin kicks 1-10 as Westmeath seal promotion while Mulligan leads Leitrim to victory

A much-changed Wexford side were on the end of a hiding from the Lake County.

# westmeath-football - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

Byrne hits the net twice as Dublin U21s cruise past Westmeath to reach Leinster semi-final

0-5 for Con O’Callaghan in tonight’s game in Mullingar.

# westmeath-football - Wednesday 22 February, 2017

Late goal seals Westmeath win over 13-man Meath to set up Leinster quarter-final with Dublin

Elsewhere tonight Wexford despatched Carlow with ease.

# westmeath-football - Wednesday 18 January, 2017

# westmeath-football - Saturday 30 July, 2016

Mayo have to dig deep to get past Westmeath and book quarter-final against Tyrone

Aidan O’Shea’s late goal sealed victory for Mayo.

As it happened: Mayo v Westmeath, All-Ireland SFC Qualifiers, Round 4B

We followed the second game of the day at Croke Park, as Mayo and Westmeath went head-to-head for a place in the All-Ireland quarter-finals.

# westmeath-football - Friday 29 July, 2016

No changes for Mayo team to face Westmeath

Stephen Rochford has opted for the same team that earned a convincing nine-point win over Kildare.

Mayo question marks, U21s aid Cork, Donegal recovery — Round 4B qualifier talking points

Plenty of talking points as Donegal-Cork and Mayo-Westmeath meet in Round 4B of the qualifiers.

# westmeath-football - Thursday 21 July, 2016

Mayo not expecting provocation from Westmeath in the wake of Diarmuid Connolly incident

‘I think my lads are well able to mind themselves.’

# westmeath-football - Monday 18 July, 2016

Clare's massive opportunity, tired Donegal vulnerable against Rebels— qualifier draw talking points

Monday’s Round 4 football qualifier draw threw up a few interesting ties.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Westmeath star confirms horror injury that could scupper Aussie Rules dream

Ray Connellan was stretchered off before half-time during today’s Leinster senior football final.

12 not out for Cluxton, Connolly's short fuse and more Leinster final talking points

There’s plenty to reflect upon following events at Croke Park this afternoon.

Dublin blitz Westmeath and make history by claiming Leinster 6-in-a-row

It was a landmark victory for the Sky Blues at Croke Park.

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Should Diarmuid Connolly have been sent-off for this Leinster final flashpoint?

Connolly dragged James Dolan to the ground after the latter ruffled the Dublin forward’s hair.

As it happened: Dublin v Westmeath, Leinster senior football final

There was no upset in Croke Park.

# westmeath-football - Friday 15 July, 2016

Westmeath make one switch in their forwards as they get set to face the champions Dublin

Tom Cribbin’s side contest a second successive Leinster final.

# westmeath-football - Thursday 14 July, 2016

'You have to look at Dublin, they are probably the best team to grace a football field'

Westmeath are a little older and wiser as they face Dublin again.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Cork ladies lift Munster title as Dublin crowned Leinster champions

The Jackies demolished Westmeath by 26 points in a surprisingly one-sided provincial decider.

# westmeath-football - Monday 27 June, 2016

Should this Kildare goal against Westmeath in Croke Park yesterday have been allowed?

Manager Cian O’Neill was not happy that Cathal McNally’s goal was disallowed.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Dean Rock almost outscores Meath, Westmeath display self belief — football talking points

Plus, why it’s time for a championship restructure.

As it happened: Dublin v Meath, Kildare v Westmeath Leinster senior football semi-final match tracker

Croke Park is the venue for today’s double-header.

Dublin seeking another double-digits win, Kildare's acid test — Leinster last four talking points

Dublin-Meath and Kildare-Westmeath are on the agenda as the Leinster SFC heats up.

# westmeath-football - Sunday 12 June, 2016

Westmeath survive Offaly fightback to edge into last four of Leinster

Westmeath did just about enough to make it into the provincial semi-final.

# westmeath-football - Saturday 23 April, 2016

Donegal and Westmeath to battle it out for Division 2 promotion after securing victories

Cavan and Clare were both on the end of losses in the Lidl Ladies National Football League today.

# westmeath-football - Wednesday 16 March, 2016

Flynn on fire as Kildare crush Westmeath to seal place in Leinster U21 FC final

The Lilywhites were 13-point winners against Westmeath at O’Moore Park this evening.

# westmeath-football - Saturday 12 March, 2016

Johnston moves Cavan into promotion frame as Westmeath push Limerick towards the drop

There were pivotal games in Divisions 2 and 3 of the Allianz Football League tonight.

# westmeath-football - Wednesday 24 February, 2016

'I was very close to Dave through my time in UCD' - Westmeath star on help with AFL career

Sigerson Cup winner John Heslin on the late Dave Billings.