Wexford Hockey News: There’s A Big Week In Store For Wexford Hockey

Friday (20th) sees the girls under 16 and under 18 hockey interprovincial tournament come to the rebel county as Garryduff, home of Cork Church of Ireland, hosts the 2019 edition, which helps to showcase Ireland's most exciting underage talent... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); South East are one of five …

Kilanerin Survive Relegation As Wexford Hero Matty Forde Comes Good In Extra Time

Kilanerin-Ballyfad have survived relegation to the Intermediate ranks of Wexford football... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Unfortunately, one side had to go down - and last night's relegation final in Bellefield confirmed that St Annes will be going down to the Wexford's interemdiate football ranks. In Bellefield last night, the …

Here’s Who The Bookies Fancy To Lift The Wexford Senior Hurling And Football Championships

The bookies' odds are always a nice guideline - but at the same tiem, anything can happen in a hurling or football match... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); After an exciting final round in the Wexford Senior hurling championship, we're now into the quarter-finals and there's some interesting pairings. But, …

Paul Galvin’s Backroom Team Confirmed For The Next 2 Years

Paul Galvin's backroom team was confirmed this evening... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); At tonight's Wexford GAA County Board, Kerry native Paul Galvin was ratified as Wexford Senior Football manager on a two-year term. Galvin's backroom team was also confirmed at this evening's meeting. His backroom team will comprise of …

WATCH: Late Lee Chin Goal Saves Sarsfields From Relegation Football Final

Wexford hurler and former inter-county dual star Lee Chin saved his club team from a relegation final with a fantastic goal... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); In the last round of the Wexford football championship, Sarsfields faced Kilanerin in Bellefield. Sarsfields needed a late Lee Chin goal, six-minutes into additional …

Betting Odds Released For This Weekend’s Wexford Senior & Intermediate Championship Games

The betting odds have been released ahead of this weekend's Wexford SFC and IFC matches... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); Advertise here on all of our newly written content for the month. This ad would be viewed by approx50,000 people. Get in touh! Below, you'll find the odds for the …

PJ Banville Urges Wexford GAA To Introduce New Initiative For Wexford GAA Fans

Former Wexford GAA star PJ Banville has called upon Wexford GAA to introduce a weekend pass for club matches... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); ________ Want to advertise here on all our newly written content for a price that won't be beaten? Then it's you're lucky day! Contact us now! …

Paul Galvin Was Spotted At Wexford’s Intermediate Club Football Championship Matches Tonight

Hopefully, with Paul Galvin's recent appointment, this will ignite a revival for Wexford football... (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({ google_ad_client: "ca-pub-4892696627991900", enable_page_level_ads: true }); After Paul McLoughlin announced he will no longer be taking up the role as Wexford Senior Football manager for another season, the county board searched for the perfect replacement for the …

Kerry Legend Paul Galvin Discusses Upcoming Role As Wexford Senior Football Manager

Kerry legend and GAA star Paul Galvin is set to be announced as Wexford's Senior football manager in early September... In his Sunday Times column, the Kerry native discussed the upcoming role, why he wants to be apart of the Wexford set-up, and the countless names he can turn to for guidance. "While I don't …

Former High-Profile GAA Star In Contention For Vacant Wexford Managerial Position

Maybe, something like this is just what Wexford football needs to reignite a missing passion... According to reports in the Irish Examiner, Kerry great and former high-profile GAA star Paul Galvin is in contention for the vacant Wexford football managerial job. Others linked to the job are former Louth boss Colin Kelly, ex-Dublin minor manager …

SALE NOW ON: This 1970s/1980’s Wexford Retro Jersey Is Slick Out

From festivals to GAA matches to even nights out on the town, you're never too far away from a few rocking some stylish retro gear.. Órga Retrowear have recently placed Wexford's 1970's/80's jersey for sale on their website. And the best thing about it, it's an absolute steal at just €34.95. For the next week, …

Wexford U-20 Football Team Named For This Evening’s Semi-Final Against The Dubs

The Wexford u-20 footballers face the Dubs this evening... Wexford u-20 manager Brendan Kehoe has named his side: 1.Darragh Brooks, 2.Killian Pierce, 3.Gavin Sheehan, 4.Liam O'Connor, 5.Byron Byrne, 5.Adam Hogan, 7.Enda Minogoue, 8.Ben Maddock, 9.Liam Coleman, 10.Dylan McVeigh, 11.Jamie Myler, 12.Sean Nolan, 13.Michael Molloy, 14.Sean Forde, 15.Ciaran Kavanagh. The Leinster semi-final will be played in …

Five Potential Candidates For The Vacant Wexford Football Managerial Position

The Wexford hurlers are in flying form. Attaining their first Leinster title victory in over fifteen years, a buzz was reignited throughout the county... But while the win was great for hurling throughout the county, it could be even more dooming for Wexford football, which is arguably already pushed aside due to the county's committment …

Ciaran Deely Statement Suggests He’s Open For Talks Regarding Vacant Wexford Football Managerial Job

After four years with London GAA, Ciaran Deely has not been provided with an opportunity to extend his contract... London GAA issued a statement to Twitter, where they thanked the Wexford native and his backroom team for his gallant efforts over the years. https://twitter.com/LondainGAA/status/1146387610484563968?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw%7Ctwcamp%5Etweetembed%7Ctwterm%5E1146387610484563968&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww.hoganstand.com%2FWexford%2FArticle%2FIndex%2F301310 Of course, Deely was disappointed not to be given another opportunity …

U-17 Sarsfields Player Scores Absolute Peach After Long Solo Run

Sarsfields tasted success against Wexford rivals Glynn-Barntown in the u-17 Matty Forde Cup recently... The highlight of the pulsating game however, was a sublime finish by Sarsfield's Ollie McMahon. McMahon's solo run and top-corner finish received countless plaudits online, with praise coming from Joe Brolly who stated it was an "awesome goal" and Wexford's own …

Ten Different Club Teams Represented In Wexford’s Under 20 Football Starting Team

The Wexford under 20 footballers are out in the championship this weekend... The Wexford u-20 team take on Wicklow in the opening round of the u-20 Leinster Championship tomorrow [Saturday]. The game takes place in Bellefield at mid-day. Wexford manager Brendan Kehoe has opted for diversity with his starting fifteen. In the starting fifteen, there's …

A Wexford GAA Club Has A House Up For Grabs As Part Of Their GAA Fundraiser

Huge prizes like this are becoming more and more prominent in GAA fundraisers... Faythe Harriers GAA club in Wexford town are the latest GAA club to offer a huge prize as part of their GAA fundraiser. Lee Chin's club team are offering you the chance to win a 3-bed semi-detached house, located in Carton Wood, …

Wexford Man Named In Eleven Man Panel To Help Fix GAA’s Ongoing Fixture Problem

The GAA fixture problem is a problem that isn't going away anytime soon... With such a divide between the club and county player, the GAA's national fixture plan is one that requires immediate reassessment. A Wexford man, Michael Martin, has been selected as one of eleven representatives to help fix the organisation's ongoing fixture problem. …

Wexford Senior Football Manager Steps Down From His Position After Big Defeat To Derry

Wexford Senior football manager Paul McLoughlin has stepped down... The now-former Wexford manager stepped down following Wexford's eighteen-point defeat to Derry in the first round of the qualifiers. McLoughlin took charge of the Wexford footballers in 2017 after Seamus 'Banty' McEnaney stepped down after just one campaign with the Yellowbellies. But, despite his efforts, both …

A Wexford Double Header Has Been Confirmed For Wexford Park On June 8th

It's great news for Wexford GAA supporters... Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford side host neighbours Carlow in the next round of the Leinster Hurling Championship on June 8th. Following their five-point defeat to Louth, the Wexford Senior Football qualifiers were drawn at home to Derry.That match will now be played as part of a double-header at Innovate …

Another Leinster Final Victory For Yet Another Wexford School

Enniscorthy CBS were crowned Leinster Football champions on Thursday afternoon... The Enniscorthy first-year footballers grabbed headlines after a mouth-watering 26-point-comeback against Colaiste Choilm of Tullamore in the semi-final. In the final, the first-year footballers defeated Ashbourne of Meath on a scoreline of 5-08 - 3-09. https://twitter.com/CBS_Enniscorthy/status/1131538431367176192

Enniscorthy CBS Come Back From 26-Point Half-Time Deficit To Mark Place In Leinster Final

Well, this was something completely out of the ordinary... The game looked dead and buried. Twenty-six points down at half time (Yes, 26, that's correct), on a scoreline of 5-11 to 0-0, a comeback wouldn't even cross anyone's mind. But today, the Enniscorthy CBS first-years done the unthinkable at a windless Clonad GAA pitch. On …

Wexford Senior Football Team Named To Face Louth In Leinster Championship Opener

Wexford Senior football manager Paul McLoughlin has named his side to face Louth in the opener of the Leinster Senior Football Championship. Wexford XV: 1. Matt Doyle, 2.Michael Furlong, 3. Martin O'Connor 4. Conor Carty, 5. Brian Malone, 6.Glen Malone, 7. Eoin Porter, 8. Daithí Waters, 9. Niall Hughes, 10. Eoghan Nolan, 11. Barry O'Connor, …

Former Wexford Footballer To Ride At Punchestown Races Tomorrow

The Punchestown festival is well and truly underway... Although Ruby might have taken the headlines with his sudden retirement on Wednesday, a former Wexford inter-county footballer will take the reigns on "Flat to the Max" and will be aiming to mimic Ruby's winning ways in the 6:40 tomorrow. Former inter-county footballer Redmond Barry will be …

[Report] Wexford Might Have To Give Up Home Advantage For Leinster Championship Match

According to a recent report, Wexford might have to give up their home advantage for the opening round of the Leinster Championship... A report, which emerged from the Hoganstand, claims that Wexford are "in a race against time" to host the opening football clash versus Louth. The match is due to be played on May …

Betting Odds Released For Winner Of Wexford Senior Hurling And Football Championships

Do you know who'll win the Wexford Senior Championships this year? Well, the betting odds have just been released... Reigning champions Naomh Eanna come in at 9/2, while their county final opponents from last year, St Martins, lead the betting at 9/4. Wexford Senior Hurling Championship Winners: St Martins 9/4, Naomh Eanna 9/2, Oulart 5/1, …

O’Connor: “I just want to learn as much as I can about the game, try to improve and try to make an impression so the Swans want to pick me up”

As per Sydney Swans official website, Wexford native Barry O’Connor is relishing the chance to train with the Sydney Swans as he sets his sights on the “dream scenario” of becoming an AFL footballer. O'Connor, who was recently a member of the Wexford Senior football team, arrived in Sydney on Tuesday for a two-week stint …

Two Wexford Locals Selected To Head To Australia To Partake In AFL Trials

An opportunity to live life as a professional athlete has arisen for two Wexford natives... Two Wexford locals have been selected as part of a quintet to go to Australia to partake in trials for the Australian Football League. Crossabeg's Ronan Devereux, who was a member of the Wexford Senior football panel last year, will …

Sam McCauley Chemists Gives Significant Financial Aid To New Wexford GAA Initiative

It's little things like this that can make a big difference... According to a report in the Irish Independent, the initiative is to create a 'wellness' scheme for Wexford GAA, "to help boost the mental resilience of young players." Sam McCauley chemists have came on board, and will support Wexford GAA with their new initiative. …

Venue Change For Wexford Vs Derry Allianz League Football Clash

Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior football team travel to Derry this weekend... The Allianz Football League Division 4 clash between the two sides is fixed for this Saturday, 23 March. Originally, the match was due to take place in Owenbeg, but now, it'll be played in Páirc Seán de Brún, Bellaghy instead. Throw-in is still 4pm. …

Wexford Footballers To Link Up With Former Louth And Westmeath Manager

The Wexford Senior footballers will have a new face in their backroom staff from Tuesday... Colin Kelly, a former Louth and Westmeath manager will join Paul McLoughlin's backroom team in a coaching capacity. The news, which was first reported by Wexford journalist Ronan Fagan, will be welcomed to those involved in the Wexford footballing circles. …

Team News: Wexford Team Named For League Opener

Wexford have named their side for the Allianz Football League opener versus Leitrim... The game will take place in Sean Mac Diarmada Park, Leitrim at 2pm, on Sunday. 1.Conor Swaine2.Michael Furlong3.Martin O'Connor4.Conor Carthy5.Glen Malone6.Shane Doyle7.Brian Malone8.Barry O'Connor 9.Niall Hughes10.Kevin O'Grady11.Johnathan Bealin12.Conor Devitt13.Eoghan Nolan14.Cathal Deveraux15.John Tubritt Subs: M Doyle, E Porter, M O'Neill, S Barden, J …

Huge Boost As Wexford GAA Player Rejoins Squad Ahead Of League

Wexford GAA fans will be delighted to hear the news that a key member will rejoin the inter-county squad... According to HoganStand, experienced midfielder, Daithí Waters, will rejoin Paul McLoughlin's football squad, having taken an extended break over the winter months. The St Martin’s club-man has returned to training ahead of the start of the …

Wexford Name XV To Face Meath In O’Byrne Cup Clash

Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior footballers will face Meath in the O'Byrne Cup on Saturday afternoon... Advertise here. Contact wexfordweekly@gmail.com now for a quick quote. Wexford have named their match-day panel ahead of the Model County's first senior inter-county encounter of the new year. https://twitter.com/OfficialWexGAA/status/1080946849496875014 The Yellowbellies will be hoping to go three-from-three in the O'Byrne …

Wexford Shocked Over Death Of Former Inter-County Footballer

Shocking news concerning the death of a former Wexford footballer spread throughout Wexford on Saturday evening...  It is with terrible sadness that we report that former Wexford Gaelic footballer Scott Doran, aged 44, has passed away. The Kilmore native will be remembered as one of the great footballers to grace the field in the purple and gold drapes, …

Team News: Wexford Name Starting Fifteen For Laois O’Byrne Cup Clash

The Wexford footballers will face Laois in the O'Byrne Cup in St Patrick's Park at 8pm on Thursday, December 20th.  Wexford XV: 1.Conor Swaine, 2. Michael Furlong3. Gavin Sheehan4.Conor Carthy5.Glen Malone6. Shane Doyle7. Martin O'Connor8.Barry O’Connor9.Niall Hughes10. Conor Devitt11.Jonathan Bealin12.Robert Frayne13.Paul Curtis14. Kevin O'Grady15. David Shannon. Subs: Matt Doyle, John Tubritt, Tiernan Rossiter, Darragh Pepper, Ben Brosnan, Alan Nolan, …

Venue Changed For Wexford’s O’Byrne Cup Clash With Laois

Wexford's second-round O'Byrne Cup tie was postponed last weekend due to an orange weather warning... Leinster GAA have since announced re-fixture details for Wexford's clash with the O'Moore County. The match will take place in St Patrick's Park, Enniscorthy at 8pm on Thursday, December 20th, following a recent venue switch from New Ross. Paul McLoughlin's …

Venue Details Changed For Wexford’s O’Byrne Cup Clash With Louth

Inter-county football returns to GAA pitches around the country this weekend.  Pre-season inter-county football competitions are worthwhile for inter-county managers, as such competitions allow managers to blood new players into the set-up.  The O'Byrne Cup is just one pre-season competition that allows so, and it returns this Saturday (December 8th).  In Round 1, Wexford are …

Wexford’s Journey In The O’Byrne Cup Starts This Saturday

It feels like the inter-county seasons are just over, but inter-county football will return to our GAA pitches this weekend...  Wexford are out in the O'Byrne Cup on Saturday, starting their campaign off with an away clash to Louth. Fixtures:  Round 1 Saturday, December 8 Longford v Wicklow, Newtownforbes, 7pmLaois v Meath, O’Moore Park, 6pmLouth …

Early Stages: Who’s Called Into The Wexford Senior Panel & Who’s Gone?

All the juicy details we love to read are being spilled now. Who's in, who's out? What's new?  Captain: Michael Furlong (Adamstown) Vice-Captain:Conor Carty (Castletown) Who's called into the panel?After an outstanding club campaign, Castletown's Johnatan Bealin has been called up into Paul McLoughlin's Wexford Senior set-up. Michael O'Regan is no longer part of Davy Fitzgerald's …

Wexford Weekly’s 2018 All-Star Team Of Wexford Senior Football Championship

Wexford Weekly's All-Star team of the 2018 Wexford Senior Hurling Championship gained a lot of interest on social media. Following on, we now give you the Wexford Weekly Senior Football team of the 2018 Championship. Wexford Weekly's Wexford SFC All-Stars 1.Tom Hughes (Kilanerin) 3.Mel Doyle (Starlights) 3.Ciaran O'Shaughnessy (Shelmaliers) 4.Rhys Owley (Kilanerin) 5.Simon Donohoe (Shelmaliers) …

Can You Think Of A Solution To Fix Wexford GAA’s Fixture Problem?

The Wexford GAA County Championships came to a close last weekend. Sunday, October 28th.  In Wexford, most clubs will return to training around January, training towards two club championship games which are played in April. After these two games, Wexford GAA club players will have to wait until the club's county players are finished with …

Here’s How All The Wexford Champions Got On In The Leinster Championship

The list below will be regularly updated with results and/or upcoming fixtures for all the Wexford champions as they set their sights on Leinster Championship silverware... Red = Teams still in the championship. FOOTBALL:  Wexford SFC: Winners - Shelmaliers The Shels lost on a scoreline of 1-12 to 1-02 against Meath Champions Dunboyne at Innovate …

Here’s Naomh Eanna’s And Shelmalier’s Leinster Club Championship Opponents

The Wexford Senior Championships came to a close over the weekend... Following a stalemate in the first Senior football final, the Shelmaliers went on to comprehensively defeat Kilanerin in the follow-up replay on Saturday afternoon. Meanwhile, in the Wexford Senior Hurling Championship, underdogs Naomh Eanna came out worthy winners against reigning champions St Martins. Along …

WATCH LIVE: Shelmaliers Vs Kilanerin Wexford SFC Replay

Kilanerin and Shelmaliers contest the Wexford Senior Football Final on Saturday, October 20 at 3:45pm... Last week, the two sides performed excellently, but they couldn't be separated at the final whistle. Kilanerin, with an extra man, looked likely winners, but the Shelmaliers dug deep, hitting some late points to secure a draw and to force …

Watch LIVE: Kilanerin Vs Shelmaliers Wexford SFC Final 2018

An intriguing Wexford Senior Football final between Kilanerin-Ballyfad and the Shelmaliers takes place today at 3.15pm (Sunday). The curtain raiser will feature Cloughbawn and Naomh Eanna in the Wexford Intermediate 'A' final, starting at 1.15pm. With thanks to a YouTube stream by Nobou Uematsu, you can watch both games live below, with live commentary from Gorey's …

All The Odds For The Wexford SFC Final Between Kilanerin & Shelmaliers

For those interested in a bet on this weekend's football, all the odds have now been released for the Wexford Senior Football Championship final.  Local independent bookmaker LeadingLayer Betting, based on Monck Street in Wexford town, have released their odds on the intriguing game - while they will also accept other bets upon request. It …

Confirmed: Wexford’s Draw For The Leinster Senior Football Championship

The draws for the Leinster Senior Football Championship were made this evening.  Wexford will face Louth in the opening round of the Leinster football championship. A win against Louth in the opening round would set up a mouth-watering clash versus the All-Ireland champions, Dublin, at home in Innovate Wexford Park for a Leinster quarter-final. First …

Wexford’s Opponents Confirmed For The O’Byrne Cup & Walsh Cup

The draws for the 2019 O'Byrne and Walsh Cup were made during the week by the Leinster Council... O'Byrne Cup (Football): Group 1: Carlow Westmeath Offaly Kildare. Group 2: Longford Wicklow Louth Group 3: Meath Laois Wexford  Dublin have reached a bye to the semi-final stages of the competition. ____ Walsh Cup (Hurling):  Round Robin:  …

Dates & Venues: Wexford’s Provisional National Football League Fixtures For 2019

Following on from releasing the provisional National Hurling League fixtures, the GAA has now released the provisional fixtures for the 2019 National Football League... The Wexford Senior Footballers will compete in Division 4 of the NFL, and while the standard is evidently lower than the hurlers in Division 1, there are some titanic battles in …

Former Wexford Football Captain Agrees To Management Terms With Senior Inter-County Team

Former Wexford Senior football captain Ciarán Deely has agreed on terms with London GAA and will continue his role as manager.  Deely will now enter his fourth season as London manager, adding that "a new cycle begins of developing young London-born players and integrating some top players from Ireland." Currently, London GAA competes in Division …

The Quarter-Final Pairings For The Wexford SFC Have Been Confirmed

We're down to the last eight in the Wexford SHC and Wexford SFC, and things are beginning to take shape...  Yesterday, we gave you the quarter-final pairings for the Wexford Senior hurling championship, and now we can confirm the quarter-final pairings for the Senior football championship: Kilanerin vs St James Starlights vs Castletown St Martins …

Paul McLoughlin To Continue As Wexford Senior Football Manager

Current Wexford Senior Football manager Paul McLoughlin is set to be handed a second term in charge of the Yellowbellies. According to the Wexford People, Paul McLoughlin will continue at the helm, despite the county having a relatively poor year. Despite this, Margaret Doyle has revealed that the Kildare native will be offered the opportunity …

The 2018/19 Leinster Club Hurling And Football Draws Were Made This Evening

The draws for the Leinster club Senior, Intermediate and Junior football and hurling championships took place this evening. ___ Football:  2018 Leinster Club Senior Football Championship: First round Wexford v Meath Westmeath v Kildare Wicklow v Offaly Quarter-finals Wexford or Meath v Dublin Westmeath or Kildare v Laois Wicklow or Offaly v Longford Louth v …

Watch: Wexford U-20 Goalkeeper Runs Pitch And Scores Outrageous Point

Ivan Meegan. Remember the name...  The Wexford u-20 footballers lost to Dublin in Wexford Park today (Wexford 0-11 - 1-15 Dublin), but there were plenty of positives to take from the game. Leading the Boys in Blue 0-08 - 0-05 at half-time, a shock victory looked on the cards - and after Wexford's goal-keeper ran …

Here’s The Wexford U-20 Football Team To Face Dublin In A Crunch Battle

The Wexford u-20 footballers face a mighty final Leinster championship test with Dublin coming to Wexford Park this weekend (Saturday, June 16th, 2pm).  A win for Wexford would see them advance to the Quarter-final of the Leinster Championship, while a win for Dublin would see them straight to the Leinster semi-final. On the other hand, …

Wexford U-20 Selector Voices Anger At Newly Incorporated GAA Rule

After their previous win against Longford, the Wexford u-20 footballers have set up a mouth-watering tie, which will take place this Saturday in Wexford Park. On Saturday (June 16th), the young Model men will welcome Dublin to the Sunny South East for a 2pm throw-in, in what is a must-win battle for Wexford. But, despite …

Wexford Senior Football Team Named To Face Waterford

Both Wexford Senior teams will play in their respective championship games this Saturday. The Wexford Senior footballers face Waterford in Wexford Park at 1:30, and Paul McLoughlin has named his side to face the Deise. Wexford Football XV:  1.Conor Swaine, 2.Michael Furlong (C), 3.Eoin Porter, 4.Conor Carty, 5.Shane Doyle, .6.Naomhan Rossiter, 7.Tiernan Rossiter, 8.Glen Malone, …

Wexford U-20’s Defeat Longford To Set Up Mouth-Watering Home Battle

In a battle of the Fords, it was the Wexford u-20 footballers that emerged on the winning side on Monday afternoon.  Full time: Wexford 3-13 - 2-09 Longford They've got their first result of the group campaign, having previously lost to Westmeath just last weekend. They're now chasing a top-two position, and they'll be welcoming …

Time, Date & Venue Announced For Wexford’s Qualifier Vs Waterford

The Wexford Senior Footballers will be happy enough with their qualifier draw against Waterford at home in Wexford Park.  Despite securing the home advantage, Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford side are also out that day in Nowlan Park (at 7pm) - which is a match that is sure to detract many Wexford fans from travelling to the …

Late Rally Not Enough As Laois Overcome Wexford Minor Footballers

Full time: Wexford 2-03 - Laois 0-11  Leinster Minor Football Championship Paul Carty's Wexford minor footballers left it all too late in a blistering hot Wexford Park on Wednesday evening. Laois were seven points up with just ten minutes left on the clock, but two late goals by Wexford's Jack O'Leary and Jack Finucane rocked the …

McLoughlin Announces Wexford Senior Football XV To Face Laois

The Leinster Senior Football Championship commences this Saturday at 6:30pm.  Wexford host Laois, who travel to the game as strong favourites, but the Model County will be quietly confident entering the game against the O'Moore County. Wexford manager Paul McLoughlin has named his starting XV: 1.Conor Swaine (Horeswood) 2.Michael Furlong (Adamstown) 3.Jim Rossiter  (St Fintans) 4.Conor Carty(Castletown) 5.Glen …

Here’s A Closer Look At The New Replica Wexford 1915 Jersey

The Wexford Senior footballers face Laois in the opening round of the Leinster Championship on Saturday at 6:30 pm in Wexford Park.   To commemorate the historic Wexford football team of 1915-1918 that won the 4-in-a-row of All-Ireland titles, the current Wexford football team will wear the jersey as shown below: The Yellowbellies are truly back. …

Laois Name Experienced Team To Face Wexford In Saturday’s Championship

Paul McLoughlin's Wexford will face Laois in the opening round of the Leinster Senior Football Championship this weekend.  The ball throws in at 6:30 pm on Saturday at Wexford Park. Laois, who travel to the Sunny South East as strong favourites, have announced their XV ahead of the game: 1.Graham Brody 2.Ruaidhri Fennell 3.Mark Timmons 4.Gareth Dillon …

Catriona Murray Masterclass Sees Wexford Crowned League Champions

The Wexford Ladies Gaelic Footballers competed in the Division 3 League final against Meath on Bank Holiday Monday. Full time: Wexford 3-10 - 1-12 Meath  A terrific all-round display and a scoring masterclass from Clonee's Catriona Murray helped the Model County attain silverware in the competition. Out of Wexford's 3-10, Murray claimed a mouth-watering 3-05 …

Forde Confident Wexford Can Overcome Odds And Defeat Laois

Despite their poor National Football League campaign, some people are remaining hopeful ahead of Wexford's looming Leinster Championship opener.  Speaking at the Wexford GAA Championship Preview Night as one of the main speakers, Wexford Gaelic football legend Mattie Forde insists Paul McLoughlin's charges can still get the job done against Laois: "They've had a tough …

Fixtures, Dates, Venues And Times For Round 2 Of The Wexford SFC

The second round of the Wexford Senior Football Championship gets underway with a double-header on Friday afternoon in Hollymount. Below, you'll find all the fixtures for Round 2 of the Wexford SFC. Group A: St Martins vs Sarsfields in Hollymount, @ 19:00 on 13/04/2018 St Annes vs St Mogues Fethard in Wexford Park @ 14:00 …

New Gaelic Football Video Game Is On Kickstarter And It’s Gaining Momentum

"And the players go in for a cup of tea and banana at half-time..." Let's be honest, the PlayStation 2 video game Gaelic Games Football was legendary. But, it was legendary for all the wrong reasons. Leading up to Christmas in 2005, the eagerly anticipated first-ever Gaelic Football game surpassed Call of Duty sales in …

TG4 Announce The GAA Games They’ll Broadcast This Weekend

Last week's snowfall dealt a blow to TG4's television schedule, as all the Allianz Leagues quarter-finals were postponed. The NHL quarter-final between Wexford vs Galway was one game included on this list, but it'll be great news for Wexford fans to hear that the Irish broadcaster has decided to run with a live-showing of the Wexford-Galway …

Senior Football Team Announced Ahead Of Offaly Clash

In search of their first win of this season's National Football League, the Wexford Senior footballers welcome Offaly to Wexford Park this Saturday.  Though Paul McLoughlin's charges have failed to gain any points, they have put in some strong performances - and they'll be hoping that Saturday's clash against the Faithful County will change this. …

Kevin Doyle Explains How He Got Involved With Wexford GAA U20 Set-Up

"Kevin Doyle now has an advisory role with the Wexford u20 footballers." That's a headline not many GAA folks expected to read...  Former inter-county footballer and current Wexford u20 manager Eric Bradley announced the news via Twitter on Wednesday. https://twitter.com/pj123_/status/963814133459247110 Speaking to Off The Ball, Doyle explained his link to the Wexford u-20 team and …

Good Counsel Win Leinster A Final By Astonishing Margin

Leinster championships don't come easily to the Model County...  But, in relation to the Good Counsel u14 footballers on Tuesday afternoon, that certainly wasn't the case. The New Ross based school were playing St Aidan's CBS of Whitehall, Dublin, in the Leinster 'A' u14 Football Final today. Leading the game on a scoreline of 3-14 to …

LISTEN LIVE: Draws For The Local Wexford Hurling & Football Championship

The eagerly awaited local Wexford Championship draws will be this evening, 3rd February 2018.  The Wexford hurling and football draws will commence at 6pm at the Talbot Hotel in Wexford. The draws will also be aired live on South East Radio, and you can listen to the draws live by clicking on the above image …

The Wexford Team Is Announced For Sunday’s Clash Vs Sligo

Paul McLoughlin has announced his team ahead of Wexford's second Allianz League match.  The Model County will play Sligo on Sunday in Markievich Park at 2pm, the same date and time Davy Fitzgerald's Senior hurling team will face Cork at Wexford Park. Under McEnaney last year, the Wexford footballers gained promotion from Division 4 and …

Former Wexford Hurler Diarmuid Lyng Leads Petition To End GAA’s Pay-Per-View

Former Wexford and St.Martins hurler Diarmuid Lyng is one of the four main activists behind a petition to dismantle the GAA's association with pay-per-view.  Along with Paul Rose, Joe Brolly and Michael Duignan, a petition has been formed to send "a clear and unified message to the incoming Director General and President." "Grassroots men and …

Fethard Through To All-Ireland Final Marks A Great Day For Wexford GAA

The Wexford Senior hurlers overcame Brian Cody's Kilkenny team in today's Walsh Cup final... A terrific comeback, a palpable extra-time and a tense free-competition stood in the way of Wexford as they attained silverware. However, amidst it all, another Wexford team were playing in an All-Ireland Junior hurling semi-final. St Mogues Fethard overcame their Sylane …

Opinion: Three Reasons Why The Pre-Season GAA Competitions Are Here To Stay

Almost every year, there are calls from all corners of the country to scrap the GAA’s pre-season tournaments.  To many, these GAA tournaments aren’t worthy of keeping as participation increases unnecessary games in an already strict GAA calendar and further increases the risk of injury in horrid playing conditions. Conditions play a vital part in these …

Kilanerin & Fethard Play In Respective All-Ireland Semi-Finals This Weekend

This weekend will not only see Davy Fitzgerald's Wexford team travel to Nowlan Park to face Kilkenny...  Aswell as the Senior inter-county hurlers, club teams Kilanerin/Ballyfad and Fethard St Mogues will compete in their respective All-Ireland semi-finals. In the Junior Hurling All-Ireland Semi-final, Fethard will be up against Sylane of Galway on Saturday (20 Jan) …

McLoughlin Speaks Divison 3, Wexford Football Transition And Current Panel

Newly appointed Wexford manager Paul McLoughlin spoke to Dublin City FM after his side's terrific victory over Dublin in the O'Byrne Cup.  In the interview, he spoke about how his new squad needs time and support during a transitioning period for Wexford football, the difficult league campaign that awaits, and how he doesn't intend on dropping anyone …

Dublin GAA Bus Driver On Receiving End Of Heavy Criticism

On Sunday morning, the Dublin Senior football team made their way down to Enniscorthy in Wexford.  They were set with the task of beating Wexford by 17 points, but unfortunately for Paul Clarke and his Dublin charges, they were beaten on the day by the minimum. Sadly though, Wexford's terrific victory over the Dubs did not …

Wexford Senior Football Side Named As Dublin Visit Enniscorthy

The Wexford Senior footballers lost out to Offaly in the opening round of the O'Byrne Cup and they'll be looking to make amends as All-Ireland champions Dublin visit Enniscorthy on Sunday.  Making amends doesn't mean a victory though; it means performances by players hoping to place one foot in the door of the matchday team …

Dublin Footballers Looking For 17-Point-Win Against Wexford On Sunday

After Dublin's shock draw to the Offaly footballers in the opening round of the O'Byrne Cup, they've put themselves in a bit of a tricky situation...  To qualify for the next round of the pre-season competition, the reigning All-Ireland champions now need to overcome Wexford by a total of seventeen points or more. The game …

Offaly Footballers Far Too Good For Experimental Wexford Side

Wexford's O'Byrne Cup campaign got underway this afternoon as the Senior Footballers travelled to O'Connor Park to take on Offaly...  But unfortunately for the few committed travelling Wexford supporters, they witnessed a worrying and dismal display from Paul McLoughlin's charges. It's hard to take any positives from that game today and with a game against …

There’s A New Rule For The O’Byrne/Walsh Cup And It’s Brilliant

Wexford's O'Byrne cup campaign gets underway tomorrow as the Wexford Senior Footballers travel to O'Connor Park in Tullamore to face Offaly.  The pre-season competitions provide an effective platform for managers to try out new players, as managers attempt to find their best starting fifteen ahead of the more-important league and championship campaigns. And now, a …

Wexford Hurler Highlights That December Is The Month Of Giving

"What do you want for your birthday?" is a typical question one would ask a 21-year-old... But, an unconventional answer to that question is "I'm asking for donations to Mental Health Ireland." Current Wexford hurler and former Wexford footballer Jake Firman has taken the initiative to raise funds for a charity that "means a lot" …

Watch: Throwback To One Of Forde’s Greatest Ever Points

With his club team Kilanerin/Ballyfad, Mattie Forde is continuing to cause havoc in the full-forward line.  In this year's Championship, he was instrumental in his club's return to the top-tier of Wexford football. But that wasn't enough; in the Leinster Intermediate Football Final, he chipped in with an incredible six points to ensure his club …

Two Well-Known Former Footballers Involved With Wexford U-20’s

Even though Seamus McEnaney only managed a mere eight-month spell at the helm, the Wexford Senior footballers were promoted to Division 3 of the National Football League in his quick term.  It was a step in the right direction; an opportunity to improve and more of a reason for our young blood to proudly represent …

U-21 Premier Football Match Abandoned In Bellefield

It's Saturday, November 25, and two under-21 football teams have lined out to play in the u-21 Premier football championship.  In Bellefield's ground in Enniscorthy this evening, the Starlights u-21's hosted a travelling St Martins side. Under lights between two top attacking teams, the game had the making of a serious contest between the two …

Jubilation As Kilanerin Are Crowned Leinster Football Champions

Saturday marked a historic occasion for North Wexford club, Kilanerin/Ballyfad, after they received the Leinster Intermediate Football title. The game was played in Wexford Park against Ballyboughal of Dublin, and thankfully for the Wexford side, they emerged victorious on a scoreline of 0-13 to 0-11. The match was closely contested throughout, being level at half-time with …

Wexford GAA Stalwart Retires From Inter-County Scene

After thirteen years of loyal service to Wexford GAA, Horsewood native PJ Banville has decided to hang up his boots.  During Wexford's golden generation in 2008, Banville was widely regarded as one of Wexford's key forwards. That year, they made it to the All-Ireland semi-finals where they lost out by four points to a Tyrone …

Wexford GAA Release Statement On Misleading Matty Forde Article

Wexford GAA released a statement in relation to the misleading Matty Forde article that was published in the Irish Independent lately.  The article, which was written by local Wexford sports journalist Brendan Furlong received heavy criticism after the former All-Star took to Twitter to state that the article was entirely incorrect. https://twitter.com/MattyForde15/status/925309672852279296 The statement reads: "Wexford …

Nothing Model About Losing To Carlow In Championship Football

On Sunday, Carlow booked a place in the Leinster Senior football quarter-final after beating Seamus McEnaney's Wexford side in Dr Cullen Park.  The victory against the Yellowbellies was their county's first provincial victory since 2011, which was a terrific achievement and a step in the right direction for those who have put in momentous amounts …

Watch: “Carlow Will Be A Very Difficult Game For Wexford” -Seamus McEnaney

On Sunday, Wexford will face Carlow in the Leinster quarter-final in Dr.Cullen Park.  The game throws in at three o clock and will certainly be an interesting decider between the neighbouring counties. The eventual winners of the game will face the All-Ireland winners Dublin. Although it is not certain, it may possibly set up a home …

Match Report: Wexford Ladies Footballers Denied In Final Decider

Tipperary 0-15 Wexford 1-10 Wexford lost out to Tipperary on Sunday in the Division 4 Ladies Football Final which was played at Birr. Tipperary were fully deserving of their two-point victory and the impressive duo of Aisling Moloney and Aisling Moloney kicked 0-11 between them in two fine performances. Wexford were ahead at the break …

Wexford v Tipperary: Ladies Division 3 Football Final Preview

Tipperary v Wexford, 2 pm, Birr, Sunday  All roads lead to Birr, Co Offaly, on Sunday when Wexford play Tipperary in the Ladies Division 3 football final replay. The sides played out a thrilling encounter in Clane two weeks ago but nothing could separate the sides at full- time. Wexford led the game throughout, but it …

London Manager Deely Speaks About The Addition Of Owen Mulligan

Former Wexford Senior footballer, Ciaran Deely, has been managing the London GAA side since 2015.  Deely was the Wexford captain when the Model County reached the 2008 All-Ireland semi-final when they faced hot prospects, Tyrone. In that game, Tyrone attained the win and became the eventual All-Ireland winners after beating Kerry in the final by …

Watch: St Annes Produce The Ultimate GAA Fundraising Promotional Video

This August bank holiday weekend, St. Annes GAA club will host their largest fundraiser in almost two decades for the development of their new hurling wall, Astroturf pitch and ball alley. In an effort to promote fundraising for the club, they have produced a spectacular promotional video that outshines every GAA club promotional video. The video …

Wexford Ladies Footballers Draw In National League Final

On Sunday afternoon, Wexford and Tipperary played in the Division three Ladies Football final in Clane. For most of the game, the sides were closely matched and Wexford needed a last-gasp Fiona Rochford point to force a replay against the Premier County. Wexford's result was helped by the clinical finishing of Aisling Murphy, who scored …

Watch: Relive The Unbelievable Comeback By Wexford V Meath In 2008

Like all GAA fans, Wexford fans appreciate and cherish moments of greatness. One moment of Wexford GAA greatness came in the summer of 2008. With super-human scores from Mattie Forde and Ciaran Lyng, the 2008 comeback against Meath in the Leinster championship will be forever in our memories. Trailing the majority of the match by …