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Winning start vital for Armagh

A winning start on home soil against Cavan is vital for Armagh as they commence their Allianz National Football League Division Two campaign. With only 3 of their 7 league games at the Athletic Grounds it is imperative for their…

Home comforts on a Saturday for Armagh

Following a couple of very useful BOI McKenna Cup outings which saw a win over Cavan and a loss to Tyrone, Armagh will turn their attention towards the very important Allianz National Football League Division Two campaign which begins on…

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Magpies soar the heights under Moran

All-Ireland Semi Final Kilcoo 2-8 Ballyboden 0-11 UTM reverberated all around Kingspan Breffni Park as the Kilcoo “Magpies” soared highest against all the odds to reach the Promised Land.

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BoI Dr McKenna Cup – Early Dress Rehersal

The opening Section C match in the Bank of Ireland sponsored Dr McKenna Cup at Kingspan Breffni Park at 2pm on Sunday December 29 between Cavan and Armagh is an early dress rehearsal for their upcoming Allianz National Football League…

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End of the Decade Series: Part V Top Ten Tales of the ‘10’s

By Barry McAllister Here we are. The final piece of the series and this time, we’re going to take a trip down nostalgia road and have a look in the memory books. 

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Armagh County Convention 2019

Silverbridge Harps was the host venue for the Armagh County Convention 2019 on Thursday night last. County Chairman Michael Savage opened proceedings by welcoming all club representatives to the convention.

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Motions passed at the Convention

Motion 4 That underage board regulation No 7 be amended to: To be eligible for the Grades listed hereunder, a player shall meet the respective stated age criteria:

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Armagh begins quest against Cavan

BOI Dr McKenna Cup  Armagh begin their quest for a first Dr McKenna Cup title since 1994 away to Cavan at Kingspan Breffni Park at 2pm on Sunday December 29.

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Kilcoo to face Ballyboden

All-Ireland Club Senior Football Championship Semi-Final First time Ulster champions Kilcoo will face Dublin and Leinster champions Ballyboden St Enda’s on Saturday January 4 at 3-30 pm in Kingspan Breffni Park.

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2020 the most important National Football League ever

One of the four rule changes in the GAA for 2020 has made the 89th staging of the National Football League the most important in the competitions history. The 2020 Allianz sponsored National Football Leagues will possibly leave 16 counties…