Jack Neville

WATCH: “If we play well it will take a good team to beat us”- Pat Donnelly

By Jack Neville / August 31, 2017 /

Pat Donnelly – “If we prepare right, if we play well it will take a good team to beat us” On Saturday 9th of September Limerick will take on Kilkenny in the 2017 All Ireland U21 final in Thurles. Limerick were victorious at this age group two years ago and retain several members of the successful…

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LISTEN: Group Stages of Limerick SFC reaches their conclusion this weekend

By Jack Neville / August 18, 2017 /

Group Stages of Limerick SFC reaches their conclusion this weekend with everything to play for. With so much to play for heading into the final round of group games in the Limerick Senior Football Championship. Matt O’Callaghan talks with Sporting Limerick about his predictions for the weekend. Fr Caseys v Na Piarsaigh Sunday August 20…

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LISTEN: Pat Donnelly expecting tough physical challenge from Tribesmen

By Jack Neville / August 17, 2017 /

Limerick U21 Hurling manger Pat Donnelly is expecting a tough physical challenge from Tribesmen in Thurles on Saturday evening. This Saturday Limerick face Gawlay in the All-Ireland U21 Hurling Semi-Final in Semple Stadium. These sides met at the same stage two years ago with Limerick running out victors on route to a first All-Ireland title…

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Opinion: Should suspensions carry into All-Ireland Finals?

By Jack Neville / August 16, 2017 /

On Sunday last, Waterford turned in a tremendous performance to overturn Munster champions Cork and reach a first All-Ireland Final since 2008. Earlier this summer, Cork defeated favourites Waterford in the Munster semi-final with Cork simply too good for the Déise on the day. The roles were reversed last Sunday with the Waterford underdogs blitzing Cork for…

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Drom Broadford and Newcastlewest lock horns in County League Football Final

By Jack Neville / August 11, 2017 /

Drom Broadford and Newcastlewest look to return to winning ways in County League Football Final. Matt O’Callaghan chats to Sporting Limerick about the upcoming league final and what we can expect from both teams. The winners of the previous two County Leagues meet this Saturday in Coolyrue to determine the 2017 Limerick Senior League Champions.…

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All to play for as Limerick SFC enters final group round

By Jack Neville / August 11, 2017 /

Only one team has guaranteed their place in the knockout stages as the LSFC enters round 5. Last weekend saw a feast of action in the Limerick Senior Football Championship with a number of clubs staking a claim for a knockout berth with others being dragged into a relegation battle. With the final round to…

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Lopsided football quarter finals call super 8’s into question

By Jack Neville / August 11, 2017 /

Matt O’Callaghan – “The decision makers in the GAA must be scratching their heads” In a weekend where three of the top four sides in Gaelic Football steam rolled their way into the All-Ireland Semi-Finals, the structure of the Football Championship was once again called into question from all corners of the country. The average margin…

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Watch: Limerick horse owner is the gift that keeps on giving

By Jack Neville / August 6, 2017 /

Limerick horse owner is the gift that keeps on giving. Josh Sheahan of Askeaton, Co.Limerick gained nationwide attention last month when his interviews at the Limerick Racecourse went viral. Sheahan is the proud owner of the Top of the Town, a nine-year old gelding that shares the name with his bar  in Askeaton. Prior to…

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Previewing the Inter-County action with Matt O’Callaghan

By Jack Neville / August 5, 2017 /

Ever since Limerick were knocked out of both the Senior Hurling and Football All-Ireland Championships in successive weeks, the Treatysiders have turned to the rest of the nation’s counties to get their fix of inter-county action. This weekend sees the All-Ireland Championships really heat up with three All-Ireland Football Quarter Finals on Saturday and Monday…

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Night of shocks in Limerick SFC

By Jack Neville / August 5, 2017 /

There were a number of surprise results in the Limerick SFC last night that have blown the groups wide open with only one game remaining. In Group 1, Monaleen were looking to consolidate their position at the top of the group by retaining their 100\% record in the competition. Intermediate Champions Adare had other ideas and…

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