It’s still all to play for in the Breffni County

By Niall Gartland THE bulk of league football has been played off at this stage in Cavan, but there’s still a fair amount of unfinished business at both ends of the table across the Divisions. The four teams that finished bottom of Division One and Two will be pitted in a relegation play-off series, with […]

Carr’s Crosserlough chasing last-four redemption

By Shaun Casey TWELVE months on from their heart-breaking extra-time defeat to Granemore in the Ulster semi-final, Crosserlough camogs are back in the last four and eyeing up redemption for what happened last year when they face Down champions Kilcoo on Saturday. “We’re looking forward to the weekend,” says Crosserlough boss Michael Carr. “We were […]

Higgins delighted with squad depth

By Niall Gartland IT’S undoubtedly one of the biggest clashes in Ulster football this weekend as Crosserlough aim to take down Gowna in Sunday’s Cavan Senior Championship semi-final. Gowna are the defending champions but needed a replay to surmount the challenge of Laragh in the quarters, while Crosserlough are been like a runaway train and […]

Cavan SFC throws in

By Kieran Lynch THE Cavan Senior Football Championship throws in this weekend with all 12 teams in action. The format is a 12-team league table, in which each team will play four games to narrow the field down to eight. From there, the quarter-finals begin. First up are reigning champions Gowna, and they face Lacken […]

Smith exits Cavan panel due to work commitments

By Shaun Casey CAVAN will be without James Smith for the remainder of the 2023 season as the Crosserlough man has left the panel due to work commitments. The 24-year-old started at midfield in both of Cavan’s Tailteann Cup outings against Laois and London but won’t feature for the rest of the campaign. Smith was […]

Dara McVeety Back in blue

By Shaun Casey A LOT has changed in the short space of time since Dara McVeety traded in his football boots for a pair of sunglasses and headed Down Under to explore new ventures. The Crosserlough clubman starred for Cavan in 2019 and helped them reach the Ulster final, where they lost to Donegal, before […]

Missing men curtailing Ramor’s attacking threat

By Shaun Casey INJURIES have taken their toll on Cavan champions Ramor United this season, but they’ve had enough to reach the last four of the championship where they’ll now face Killygarry on Sunday afternoon. Attacking aces in the form of Sean McEvoy, who has gone to America and James Brady, currently sidelined having torn […]

Previews: Crucial weekend in the Cavan Club Championships

CAVAN SENIOR CHAMPIONSHIP ROUND THREE LARAGH UNITED V MULLAHORAN Friday, Kingspan Breffni, 8pm LARAGH United are having an excellent season and were pipped at the posts by one of the leading contenders for the senior championship, Gowna, last weekend. They can take a big step towards the quarter-finals if they defeat Mullahoran this Saturday. Mullahoran […]

Crosserlough ready for rematch

By Niall Gartland CROSSERLOUGH boss Jimmy Higgins hopes they’ve learnt from a rather underwhelming championship campaign in 2021 as they get ready for their round one clash against Cavan Gaels this weekend. They won their first senior title in 48 years in 2020, but they didn’t even make it out of the group last season […]