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# wicklow-football - Thursday 16 April, 2020

"I was in the bar the day after the All-Ireland saying, 'Jesus this has just happened, hasn't it?'

30 years on, Kevin O’Brien recalls the All-Ireland final day when Baltinglass and Wicklow reigned supreme.

# wicklow-football - Saturday 11 May, 2019

Kildare hang on for victory after Wicklow fightback to set up Leinster clash with Longford

A two-point win for Cian O’Neill’s side in Carlow tonight.

# wicklow-football - Saturday 23 March, 2019

The Cluxton effect, converted forwards and sports psychology - the rise in free-taking goalkeepers

Cavan’s Raymond Galligan and Wicklow’s Mark Jackson both kick long-range frees for their counties.

# wicklow-football - Friday 8 March, 2019

'They've fitted in straight away' - Wicklow boosted by recruits from Dublin

Garden County forward Patrick O’Connor has hailed the impact of newcomers David Devereux and Oisin Manning.

# wicklow-football - Tuesday 30 October, 2018

Wicklow county board defend their role in St Patrick's fixtures farce

The county champions played twice in the space of 24 hours over the weekend.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

'When they went to the crowd the place erupted. I think people were speechless at that'

Wicklow lost the Leinster minor semi-final replay last weekend, but manager Kevin O’Brien is hopeful it’s just the beginning.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 8 July, 2018

Last-gasp free forces Kildare and Wicklow to meet again after Leinster MFC thriller

The sides drew 3-13 to 3-13 after extra-time in Newbridge.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 27 May, 2018

All too easy for Dublin as they overcome Wicklow in Portlaoise

Con O’Callaghan and Ciaran Kilkenny each pointed twice in that blistering opening spell.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 23 May, 2018

'The only time the Wicklow players would have met or seen the Dublin players is on TV'

John Evans is gearing up his team to face the All-Ireland champions.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 16 May, 2018

'I just come up zoned-in, kick it and that’s it' - Wicklow's free-scoring goalkeeper

Mark Jackson clipped over 0-7 on a good weekend for goalkeepers.

# wicklow-football - Monday 14 May, 2018

'There's a lot of mountains in Kerry, the same in Wicklow. We know how to handle mountainy men'

John Evans is following in the footsteps of fellow Kerryman Mick O’Dwyer in Wicklow.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 13 May, 2018

Keeper scores 0-7 as Wicklow pick up first Leinster win in 5 years and book Dublin showdown

John Evans’s side defeated Offaly by five points after extra-time.

# wicklow-football - Thursday 16 November, 2017

No decision yet on whether Dublin fans will be hitting the road for 2018 Leinster opener

The All-Ireland champions will take on Offaly or Wicklow.

# wicklow-football - 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''

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

# wicklow-football - Tuesday 29 August, 2017

New senior football manager jobs for Kerry duo with Leinster counties

John Evans has been ratified in Wicklow while John Sugrue is set for the Laois job.

# wicklow-football - Saturday 24 June, 2017

Johnny Magee has stepped down as Wicklow manager after three years in charge

Wicklow were dumped out of the qualifiers by Laois last weekend.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 21 May, 2017

Attacking firepower helps Louth past Wicklow in Leinster opener

Ryan Burns, Eoin O’Connor, Padraic Smith and Jim McEneaney hit 1-12 between them.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 30 April, 2017

Wexford skipper lands last-gasp free to bring Division 3 final with Tipperary to a replay

Longford picked up the Division 4 crown with a win over Wicklow.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 1 March, 2017

A good night's work for the Louth and Offaly U21 footballers in the EirGrid Leinster championship

Louth saw off Wicklow by seven points while Offaly claimed a three point victory over Wexford.

# wicklow-football - Thursday 5 January, 2017

'It’s only when it’s taken away from you, you realise how much you love it'

John McGrath is excited for the new campaign with Wicklow, almost six years on from his leukaemia diagnosis.

# wicklow-football - Monday 10 October, 2016

Watch: Local commentator loses his mind after dramatic finish to Wicklow football final Buckle Up This post contains videos

Watch: Local commentator loses his mind after dramatic finish to Wicklow football final

What drama at Aughrim and it was all captured on video.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

Trying to stop the Dublin juggernaut and sampling lower-tier football with Wicklow

Ray Cosgrove has seen both sides of the inter-county game.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Behind-the-goal footage of Wicklow goalkeeper pulling off super save Cracking Stop This post contains videos

Behind-the-goal footage of Wicklow goalkeeper pulling off super save

Kim Connors made a crucial stop as her team went through in the All-Ireland intermediate championship yesterday.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 15 May, 2016

'If we can score 18 points off them, you’d think Dublin would probably double that' - Magee

Wicklow boss and former Dublin star Johnny Magee has a stark warning for Laois ahead of their meeting with the Sky Blues.

Laois face Dublin massacre, the Nowlan Park factor and Louth set sights on Meath

Last night’s Leinster SFC double-header at O’Moore Park provided some answers but threw up plenty of questions too.

# wicklow-football - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Kingston shines as Laois stutter past Wicklow to set up quarter-final clash with Dublin

The hosts enjoyed a seven-point victory at O’Moore Park this evening.

# wicklow-football - Friday 13 May, 2016

Here's the Laois team that will face Wicklow in their Leinster opener

Defender Paul Cotter is handed a debut.

# wicklow-football - Wednesday 9 March, 2016

O'Carroll's introduction proves key as young forward stars for Laois

The home side were two point winners this evening.

# wicklow-football - Tuesday 24 November, 2015

'That game is not going to go ahead in Kilkenny, it's an insult to Laois'

Former Laois selector Declan O’Loughlin is calling for a boycott of Nowlan Park if the O’Moore County beat Wicklow and set up a shot at the Dubs next summer.

# wicklow-football - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Armagh eventually show their dominance to get by Wicklow, Wexford prevail GAA

Armagh eventually show their dominance to get by Wicklow, Wexford prevail

The Model County proved too good for Down.

# wicklow-football - Monday 15 June, 2015

Martin McHugh thinks the Celtic Tiger has something to do with the decline of Meath football

The RTÉ pundit was highly critical of the Royals despite their four-point victory over Wicklow yesterday.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 14 June, 2015

Five goals and two red cards as Meath are pushed all the way by 13-man Wicklow

The Royals prevailed in Navan despite leaking three goals.

# wicklow-football - Friday 12 June, 2015

Meath name 6 debutants in their side to face Wicklow on Sunday

Injuries to a host of key players means Mick O’Dowd has named an inexperienced side.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 8 March, 2015

Longford and Offaly neck and neck in Division 4 promotion race

However, Antrim’s win and Carlow’s draw keeps four teams in the hunt.

# wicklow-football - Thursday 26 February, 2015

4-goal Laois hit form to set up showdown with All-Ireland champions

Victories also for Louth and Longford tonight in the Leinster U21 football championship.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 8 February, 2015

Wicklow complete sensational comeback while Offaly maintain their 100% record

There were also wins for Longford and Carlow in Division Four today.

# wicklow-football - Sunday 1 February, 2015

Waterford and Offaly top of Division 4 while there's draws in Belfast and Carrick-on-Shannon

The good times keep going for the Deise since their McGrath Cup final success.

# wicklow-football - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

# wicklow-football - Sunday 12 October, 2014

Two in a row for Rathnew in today's Wicklow SFC final as Rathvilly win in Carlow

One two in a row was completed as another was denied, here’s you’re wrap of the Wicklow and Carlow SFC finals.

# wicklow-football - Tuesday 7 October, 2014

Former Dublin footballer Johnny Magee is the new Wicklow manager

Meanwhile hurling boss Casey O’Brien returns for another term in charge of the Garden County’s hurlers.

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