Jack Neville

Reeling in the Year: Limerick GAA’s 2001

By Jack Neville / June 1, 2020 /

Our Reeling in the Years of Limerick GAA continues today as we travel back to 2000 and the start of the new milennium. Catch out previous years. 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999 2000 2001 Hurling National Hurling League Limerick began their League campaign with back-to-back wins over Antrim and Offaly. Galway would defeat the Treaty…

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IRFU Publishes Summary Roadmap For Return To Rugby In Club

By Jack Neville / June 1, 2020 /

The IRFU has published a summary roadmap for a return to rugby in clubs. The objective of the roadmap is to provide high level clarity to clubs and ensure COVID-19 safety measures are taken before activities can resume. Irish Rugby is now in the COVID-19 Safety Planning Stage of its roadmap. Clubs may only resume…

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WATCH: 1991 West Junior Football Final between Rathkeale and Athea

By Jack Neville / June 1, 2020 /

For our Sunday night GAA action from the Limerick GAA Archive is the 1991 West Junior Football final clash between Athea and Rathkeale. The game was played out in front of a great crowd in Newcastle West with Johnny Walsh on commentary. Check out the game below!

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WATCH: Limerick Academy’s Darragh Droog on making “it work” during the lockdown

By Jack Neville / June 1, 2020 /

For the Head of Youth Athletic Performance at the Limerick Hurling Academy, the current restrictions have called for serious rejigging in plans for Darragh Droog. While once the talented S&C would be able to interact with hundreds of players weekly, all this has had to change with online platforms proving crucial. “It certainly has changed…

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WATCH: 2007 Limerick SHC Final as Croom take on Adare

By Jack Neville / May 30, 2020 /

Tonights’s Limerick GAA action is a treat from 2007 as Adare and Croom battled in the Gaelic Grounds in the Limerick SHC Final. Croom came into the game without a Limerick SH trophy since 1941 while Adare hadn’t won since going bakc to back in 2000-2001. A couple of months removed from Limerick’s All-Ireland Final…

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WATCH: “The focus has changed”- Gleeson Sports Scene owner Stevie on adjusting

By Jack Neville / May 30, 2020 /

The impatc of the Covid 9 pandemic has been seen by all across the globe. One such business that has taken a substantial hit is that of retail with shops being forced to close all over the globe. One such business that has felt the effects is Gleeson’s Sports Scene on Upper William Street which…

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WATCH: Gerald Griffins and Athea face off in the 1995 West Final Replay

By Jack Neville / May 29, 2020 /

Tonight’s GAA action takes us back to 1995 for the West Junior Football final replay between Gerald Griffins and Athea. Earlier in the week we showed the initial game in which there was nothing to separate the sides. A week previous it finished 1-5 to 0-8 in Glin and below is the classic replay.

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WATCH: Munster release highlight packages for departing players

By Jack Neville / May 29, 2020 /

Over the past week, Munster Rugby have announced a number of departures for the Province with Sammy Arnold, Tyler Bleyendaal, Arno Botha, Seán O’Connor, Darren O’Shea, Conor Oliver, Ciaran Parker and Brian Scott all departing for various reasons. In appreciation of the contribution that each made, Munster have made a highlight package reel for each. Watch…

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WATCH: “You could find an ankle hanging off”- Paudie O’Connor reflects on his roots

By Jack Neville / May 29, 2020 /

Three years ago, Limerick FC lost one of its brightest young players to the Championship when Paudie O’Connor left for Leeds United. Since then the young defender has moved to League 2 Bradford City where he has flourished at the heart of the defence. In the last few weeks, the League 2 season was ended…

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Reeling in the Years: Limerick GAA’s 2000

By Jack Neville / May 29, 2020 /

Our Reeling in the Years of Limerick GAA continues today as we travel back to 2000 and the start of the new milennium. Catch out previous years. 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 Hurling National Hurling League After a dismal 1999 campaign, Limerick, under the tutelage of Eamonn Cregan had a fine league campaign winning…

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