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Joe Kernan is Ireland manager

Joe Kernan has added a new string to his illustrious managerial career having been confirmed as Ireland’s new International Rules manager for the next two years.

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Mission Accomplished

● ALLIANZ NFL DIV 3 Armagh 0-10 Louth 0-8 It is mission accomplished as far as Armagh players and management are concerned.

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Rampant Armagh secure play-off place

ARMAGH 6-16 MEATH 1-0 Richard Bullick reports Armagh marched into the NFL Division Two play-offs by hammering Meath in Silverbridge where Dromintee’s Aoife McCoy captured the headlines with a first half hat-trick of goals.

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Promotion Beckons

Armagh will take on neighbours Louth on Saturday night in the Athletic Grounds knowing that a home win will see the Orchard County promoted to Division Two.

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Mackin Feeds Football League launches locally

Richard Bullick All four fixtures in next Wednesday’s opening round of Mackin Feeds Football League Division One games will take place in the sponsor’s south Armagh heartland.

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’Cruppen pair return to Bolster Armagh

Richard Bullick The timely return of experienced Carrickcruppen pair Marian McGuinness and Caitlin Malone should help Armagh’s NFL promotion push in the coming weeks.

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Banner lowered as promotion beckons

● ALLIANZ NFL DIV 3 Clare 1-11 Armagh 3-11 Like in all of their previous four National Football League Division Three games Armagh have produced a mixed bag performance wise and their latest instalment at Cusack Park, Ennis proved no…

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Narrow defeat for Armagh in Cavan

● Cavan 1-15 Armagh 3-7 Richard Bullick reports Armagh’s hopes of a home semi-final in NFL Division Two suffered a severe setback when beaten by Cavan on the artificial surface at Breffni Park.

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Fermanagh Erne unlikely draw

● ALLIANZ NFL DIV 3 Armagh 1-10 Fermanagh 1-10 It was a sleepless Saturday night for Armagh management, players and supporters as they contemplated how they contrived to throw away a very valuable league point from their top of the…

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Leinster title for Aaron Kernan

It’s hard to keep a good sportsman down as Aaron Kernan, recently retired from inter-county duty with Armagh, proved his versatility by picking up a Leinster League medal with Dundalk Rugby Club.