Kildare fall foul of a football fundamental

Another game that got away or a performance to be proud of? We had chances to win on Saturday night and a glorious opportunity to put the game to bed in the second half but if you had told me...

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Bring on the big guns

THE longest month of the year will feel a little shorter this week but I’d rather wait another month for the season to begin than watch this kind of rubbish. Some say the real supporters come out at this time...

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THE ALL-WHITE ALL-STARS

Players always say winning an all-star is secondary to winning a championship medal but the all-stars have become such an...

Tuesday, 12/11/13 - 7:00pm Read More

Sash will be back in the final but they won’t have the Moores for company

I’ll be surprised if there isn’t at least one Newbridge side in the Kildare senior final after Sunday’s semi-finals and...

Friday, 27/09/13 - 11:36am Read More

Kildare losing their way

It was hard to escape the feeling of deja vu as we bowed out of the championship in familiar fashion...

Friday, 26/07/13 - 7:30am Read More

Still shaken and stirred after Dublin defeat

IF a week is a long time in politics then a fortnight can feel like a lifetime in Gaelic football....

Thursday, 11/07/13 - 11:19am Read More

End of the road for McGeeney and Kildare

SO many questions, so few answers. It was hard to know what to think leaving Croke Park on Sunday because...

Tuesday, 02/07/13 - 10:55am Read More

APPETITE FOR SELF-DESTRUCTION

SOMEHOW each year the GAA manages to succeed in spite of itself. Here we are in the middle of June...

Tuesday, 18/06/13 - 11:39am Read More

It is because of men like Dermot Earley others were inspired to play Gaelic football

Great players are never measured by what they’ve won but by the image they leave behind. Although he might be...

Tuesday, 21/05/13 - 8:43am Read More

Exciting times ahead but questions still remain

FIRST things first, this was far from a must-win game for Kildare. The howling winds that welcomed supporters on the...

Tuesday, 16/04/13 - 11:45am Read More

Special display needed to stop special side

I can still see it happening now. Kildare are thinking about a Leinster final in Croke Park and Longford are...

Wednesday, 03/04/13 - 8:48am Read More

New rules, same problems

IT makes me laugh when critics of the new disciplinary rules for Gaelic football suggest the current rules should just...

Wednesday, 27/03/13 - 10:24am Read More

There’s time to heal this scar

THERE are bad defeats and then there are defeats that leave you with a scar. Sunday’s loss felt like a...

Wednesday, 13/03/13 - 1:31pm Read More

Beating Dubs not important right now

THERE is a common theme to these league games: what are we actually beating? It always seems like there’s a...

Saturday, 09/03/13 - 9:42am Read More

White will be a huge loss to Kildare

Just when you think things are taking a turn for the better, you get hit with a curveball. Maybe us...

Wednesday, 20/02/13 - 11:31am Read More

A win against the odds

The first thing that struck me about Saturday night’s win in Cork was: how the hell did we manage that?...

Wednesday, 13/02/13 - 2:10pm Read More

Kildare deserve praise for classy display

IT doesn’t get much better than this because you couldn’t ask for much more this early in the year. We’ve...

Tuesday, 05/02/13 - 1:18pm Read More

Kelly makes it a night to remember

To witness the debut of a special talent is always a magical moment. All the more so when it happens...

Wednesday, 30/01/13 - 3:57pm Read More
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