John Keogh

Kiely “It goes without saying that this is a huge challenge for us on Sunday”

By John Keogh / November 27, 2020 /

Limerick manager John Kiely has been impressed by what he has seen from Sunday’s opponents since Shane O’Neill took over the Tribesmen this season. Galway beat Tipperary in a thrilling quarter-final at the LIT Gaelic Grounds last weekend and will come into Sunday’s clash at Croke Park full of confidence. “They played really, really well…

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Kiely Says Extra Preparation Welcome but Limerick “Must Make It Count”

By John Keogh / November 26, 2020 /

Limerick manager John Kiely believes that the extra week preparation that his side have enjoyed could prove crucial in Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final against Galway. Kiely’s charges haven’t played since they beat Waterford in the Munster Final two weeks ago but Galway endured a very tough fixture against Tipperary last weekend in their All-Ireland quarter final.…

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WATCH: Limerick win back to back Munster titles

By John Keogh / November 15, 2020 /

Limerick are the Munster SHC victors for the second year running after a hard fought final against Waterford at Semple Stadium. The Treaty came out victorious on a 0-25 to 0-21 win against a dogged Waterford outfit. Aaron Gillane top scored for Limerick with 0-10 for a Limerick side that did just enough to win…

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Heartbreak for senior footballers after extra time defeat in Munster semi final

By John Keogh / November 7, 2020 /

Limerick are out of the Munster SFC following a devastating defeat to Tipperary at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Tipperary came away with an extra time victory with Brian Fox landing the vital score at the end of a game that looked destined for penalties. Billy Lee’s charges had looked good going into the break 2-6…

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First half dominance helps Limerick cruise past Waterford

By John Keogh / October 31, 2020 /

Limerick’s senior footballers are into the Munster SFC semi-final following a 2-14 to 0-9 victory over Waterford at Fraher Field. First half goals from Cillian Fahy and Adrian Enright helped Limerick into a dominant 2-5 to 0-4 half time advantage. The control continued in the second half despite playing into a strong breeze and they…

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Munster Senior Hurling Championship but not as we know it

By John Keogh / October 27, 2020 /

In many ways it was business as usual for John Kiely’s Limerick senior hurling side a strong second half performance saw them to a comfortable, in the end, victory over rivals Clare at Semple Stadium. However, it was not Munster Championship hurling as we know it. The reality is that all of what we have…

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Superb second half sees Limerick to 10 point win over Clare

By John Keogh / October 25, 2020 /

Limerick are the 2020 League champions and are into the Munster Championship following a 0-36 to 1-23 win over Clare at Semple Stadium this evening. The Treaty and Clare were level eight times throughout and at all square at 0-15 apiece at half time but a sensational second half saw John Kiely;s men to victory.…

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WATCH: Ireland go top of Six Nations table with bonus point win over Italy

By John Keogh / October 24, 2020 /

Ireland moved to the summit of the Six Nations table following a bonus point 50-17 win over Italy at the Aviva Stadium. First half tries from CJ Stander and two on debut from Leinster winger Hugo Keenan saw Andy Farrell’s side 21 points ahead at the end of the opening 40 minutes. They were added…

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Win over Sligo sees Limerick win Division 4 and promotion

By John Keogh / October 24, 2020 /

Billy Lee’s Limerick senior footballers will be plying their trade in the Allianz League Division 3 following their 1-16 to 1-14 win over Sligo. The victory gives Limerick the Division 4 title but much more importantly gives them promotion to the third tier for the first time since 2016. Limerick were by far the better…

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Delight for Doon after win over Patrickswell in Premier U-21 Final

By John Keogh / August 19, 2020 /

Doon are Premier U-21 Hurling champions for the second year in a row following a 0-18 to 0-17 victory over Patrickswell at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. After an enthralling contest it was the east side that came out on top with substitute Jack Downey contributing two late points that help earn the win. The sides…

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