McGeeney pleased with opening day victory

By Shaun Casey HISTORICALLY, Fermanagh always prove to be a tough test for Armagh, especially in Brewster Park, but the Orchard County were convincing victors over their hosts last weekend, winning 3-9 to 0-11. Three first-half goals were key for Kieran McGeeney’s side, and the game was essentially over at half time. Ultan Kelm picked […]

Armagh announce squad for semi-final showdown

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney has named his team to take on Mickey Harte’s Derry in the semi-final of the McKenna Cup. Armagh saw off Tyrone on Wednesday night by the minimum of margins and have made four changes for Saturday’s showdown. Blaine Hughes returns between the sticks having sat out last season and he replaces […]

Gaelic Life team of the week

 AFTER another weekend of championship action, here is the latest Gaelic Life team of the week… 1 ANDREW HASSON Rasharkin Brilliant in goals as his side claimed a thrilling Antrim title against O’Donnell’s. 2 ULTAN DOHERTY Naomh Conaill Advertisement Hugely influential in their narrow and hard-fought win over St Eunan’s. 3 RYAN O’TOOLE Scotstown Man […]

Cross gearing towards championship

By Shaun Casey AS the Armagh club leagues come to an end this weekend, focus will soon shift towards the championship and as usual, Crossmaglen head into the business end of the season as favourites to lift the Gerry Fagan Cup. The Rangers regained their throne last season after losing the 2020 and 2021 championship finals […]

Armagh stars sowing seeds in the Orchard County

A group of Armagh footballers are inspiring the children in the county with coaching camps, Shaun Casey writes… DURING the summer of 2021 a number of Armagh players, namely Rory Grugan, Oisin O’Neill, Aidan Nugent, Jack Grugan and James Morgan, began the ‘Armagh Coaching School’ and it blossomed from there. Over the course of 18 […]