# Wexford GAA

Last month
February 2023
# Preview
'There's not a hotel room available' - Wexford ready for Galway with silverware on the line
The two sides will meet in round one of the Allianz hurling league that will double up as the Walsh Cup final.
This year
# Compromise
Walsh Cup final moved from Croke Park with backing of Wexford and Galway
Elsewhere, Tipperary footballer Robbie Kiely has announced his inter-county retirement.
Last year
# Punishment
Wexford GAA set to issue 96-week ban following assault on referee during game
The incident took place at a junior football match last month.
# statement
Wexford GAA to propose life bans for referee abuse
Following recent incidents of alleged abuse of referees, all clubs in Wexford will have to hold workshops for mentors or see their fixtures postponed.
# action
Wexford GAA club suspends member 'indefinitely' following incident in football game
St Joseph’s GAA club released a statement last night.
# Wrap
2019 Kerry hurling champions reclaim crown while last year's Carlow finalists triumph
Causeway secured top honours in Kerry while St Mullins won the senior decider in Carlow.
# Final Four
Galway to face Limerick and Clare take on Kilkenny as All-Ireland semi-final pairings confirmed
Two mouth-watering ties are on the way in July.
# potential smokescreen
Hayes and Duggan not named to start for Clare despite successful appeals
Wexford, meanwhile, have named Diarmuid O’Keeffe among their substitutes ahead of today’s All-Ireland quarter-final.
# Onwards
Wexford hit three second-half goals to power past gutsy Kerry and secure quarter-final spot
The goals put a Wexford gloss on the scoreline that was possibly a little unfair on Kerry.
# small ball
0-7 from Drennan fires Kilkenny to narrow victory and Leinster U20 crown
Netwatch Cullen Park hosted the decider between the Cats and Wexford.
# Nailbiter
Wexford secure Leinster U20 final spot with hard-fought victory over Dublin
A last-gasp line-ball almost forced extra-time but struck the inside of the upright during a thrilling finish.
# new recruit
Seven-time All-Ireland winner O'Gara joins Wexford senior champions Shelmaliers
The 36-year-old full-forward has lived locally for the last couple of years.
# Model Side
Wexford grab crucial goal to edge out All-Ireland champions Limerick in league opener
Mikie Dwyer scored the second-half goal for Darragh Egan’s winning side.
All time
# New Man In
Darragh Egan put forward as new Wexford manager
The former Tipperary coach will be proposed to the county board for ratification later this month.
# purple and go
Davy Fitzgerald steps down as Wexford boss
The Sixmilebridge man says the long commute is the main factor in the decision.
# Get Your Tickets
8,000 fans allowed into Croke Park next Saturday for Leinster hurling semi-finals
Dublin and Galway will get the action underway on Saturday before Kilkenny take on Wexford later in the afternoon.
# done and dusted
'You've got to stop' - Fitzgerald criticises media coverage of close contacts issue with Clare
The Wexford manager says he believes the matter to be closed.
# Update
Rescheduled Kilkenny-Wexford game to go ahead as Covid-19 case confirmed
The sides will meet this weekend after the original tie was postponed.
# statement
Clare insist close contacts call made after 'discussions' between HSE contact tracing and Wexford players
The fallout continues from the league clash between Wexford and Clare earlier this month.
# decision
Third Covid-19 case in Wexford squad sees game against Kilkenny called off
Two players had tested positive earlier this week, with a third case being confirmed today.
# new normal
Two Wexford hurlers test positive for Covid-19 ahead of Kilkenny clash
Wexford GAA chair Michael Martin expects Sunday’s game with Kilkenny to go ahead as scheduled.
# Interview
'You either get sober, end up in jail or in a brown box. I wasn't far away from any of them'
Former Wexford goalkeeping coach Noel Considine speaks to The42 about his horrific journey to conquering alcoholism.
# Home truths
Lee Chin: 'Davy was speaking on behalf of us all... I was embarrassed after the game'
Lee Chin has backed up the Wexford manager’s strong words after they crashed out of the Leinster SHC.
# And The Team Is...
Wexford and Galway show their hand for Leinster semi-final clash
The sides will do battle in Croke Park on Saturday evening.
# open up
'I remember ringing him and he said, 'I'm in darkness in the room. I can't get out of bed''
Diarmuid Lyng’s struggle with his mental health features in his upcoming Laochra Gael episode.
'No flow to the game, very frustrating' - Daly slams free tallies in hurling league games
The Clare legend said that referees should allow for a better flow in matches.
# Talking Points
O'Connor brothers shine, Wexford composure, and referee doling out 16 cards unpopular with both sides
Dublin and Wexford played out a fascinating encounter at Croke Park.
# And The Team Is...
Star forward O'Connor named in Wexford line-up while Dublin also show hand
Davy Fitzgerald’s side will take on the Dubs at Croke Park on Saturday.
# can't touch this
'Let's not pass that motion. I hope delegates don't go near it' - Fitzgerald slams black card for hurling
The Wexford boss says the game doesn’t need the rule.
# New threads
What do you think of Wexford GAA's new jersey for 2020?
Some inter-county stars were on hand to showcase the new kit at the official launch.
# Staying Put
'I had 100% made up my mind to walk away' from Wexford - Fitzgerald
The Clare native says that he received a call and a message which helped him change his mind.
# keys to the kingdom
Paul Galvin to take charge of Wexford footballers for next two years
The four-time All-Ireland winner and three-time All Star will take the reins on a two-year term.
# titanic clash
Galway outlast Wexford to book All-Ireland minor final date with Kilkenny
The Westerners emerged nine-point winners after almost 80 minutes of play, in a game that saw Wexford finish with 13 players.
# As You Were
Cody sticks with same Kilkenny team for Leinster decider with Wexford
The Cats are unchanged from the drawn fixture between the counties two weeks ago.
# Not happy
'That official wanted to make a name for himself' - Fitzgerald furious after being sent off
The Wexford boss was dismissed to the stands during his side’s Leinster SHC clash with Galway.
# marching on
Louth finish strong to beat Wexford and set up Leinster quarter-final with Dublin
They were five-point winners at Innovate Wexford Park.
# Club v County
'It's very hard for a manager to let you go for four or five weeks. I can understand why they get frustrated'
Wexford star Lee Chin says he supports the club-only month but can appreciate that not everyone is fully behind it.
'A magician': Former Wexford footballer Scott Doran dies aged 44
Forward represented the Model County for over 14 seasons.
# Unfinished Business
One more year! Davy Fitzgerald to remain in charge of the Wexford hurlers
A third season at the helm in the Model County awaits the 47-year-old former Clare goalkeeper.
# Wristy hurling
Check out some of the incredible scores from tonight's U21 provincial hurling finals
Cork got the better of Tipperary in the Munster final while Galway edged out Wexford after a thriller in the Leinster final.