Derry v Dublin preview: A marker for summer

NFL Division One final Derry v Dublin Sunday, Croke Park, 4pm By Michael McMullan FROM the moment Derry decided to make seven changes to their team ahead of the Dubs’ visit to Celtic Park the interest in a potential rematch in the final ramped up. Now it’s here, when you delve through the noise of […]

WATCH: 2023 Men’s Footballer of the Year – Conor Glass

Glen’s Conor Glass was named the 2023 Men’s Footballer of the Year at Friday night’s Gaelic Life Ulster Club All-Stars in association with McKeever Sport. Alan Rodgers caught up with Conor after he came off stage from collecting his award. The Men’s Footballer of the Year category was sponsored by Tyrone Trailers. Advertisement   Receive […]

KEVIN CASSIDY: Don’t discount Tyrone

THERE was lots of talk beforehand about the clash in Celtic Park last weekend, but in reality, the fireworks on the pitch failed to appear. The game itself was an entertaining encounter, but it lacked the incidents and excitement that we all thought that would come with it. There was a lot of talk in […]

JOE BROLLY: God save the King

IT is being suggested by some southern commentators that in the event of a United Ireland, the new Ireland should immediately join the Commonwealth of nations, where we would bask in the great bounty of living under the shelter of his glorious Majesty and his family. This is a great boost for all of us in […]

KEVIN CASSIDY: Glen found a way

THERE is simply nowhere else to start this week other than to congratulate the Glen club on their fantastic achievement of becoming All-Ireland senior football champions. I said here last week that I thought that their hunger and desire would see them over the line. I also expected them to perform like they always have […]

Carville hoping glory will inspire the next generation

By Michael McMullan GLEN captain Connor Carville hopes Sunday’s historic win in Croke Park will inspire the next generation of Glen players to follow their dreams. Carville was forced off with an injury in the second half against St Brigid’s to add to the many setbacks dished out to them. With Danny McDermott already on […]

Glass pulls the Wattys all the way to All-Ireland heaven

All-Ireland Club SFC final Glen 2-10 St Brigid’s 1-12 By Michael McMullan Advertisement GLEN saved their messiest and most wasteful performance of the season but Conor Glass pulled them from the depths of despair to be crowned Kings of Ireland. Glass, who had a chance saved in the dying embers of last year’s final, bagged […]

Glen gaze at the final step

All-Ireland Club SFC final Glen v St Brigid’s Sunday, Croke Park, 3.30pm (Live on TG4) By Michael McMullan A WALK through the overjoyed Glen fans, collectively basking in the glory of eventually seeing off Kilmacud Crokes, told it all. There was plenty of joy and colour amidst the green flare smoke but there was hardly […]

Glass enjoying the journey

By Shaun Casey CONOR Glass is loving life at the minute. He’s been on the go almost constantly for the past two years but someone in his privileged position isn’t going to start complaining, not that he’d have the time to. Over the past few years, Glass has led Glen to their first ever Derry […]