Pa Ranahan

Pa Ranahan | “It was a game Limerick should have won, and yet were lucky not to lose in the end”

By Pa Ranahan / March 6, 2023 /

It was a game Limerick should have won, and yet were lucky not to lose in the end. Those are the fine margins you are dealing with at this level.

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Pa Ranahan | It’s a free swing in these early games, why not swing for the fences!

By Pa Ranahan / January 28, 2023 /

Football in Limerick had an historic year in 2022, from Senior Intercounty to under 17 to the clubs competing in Munster. Is that the ceiling though?

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“Even if you’re on the right track, you’ll get run over if you just sit there” Will Rogers

By Pa Ranahan / June 24, 2022 /

As the dust settles on the Limerick Senior Footballers season, the review of same has begun. By any measurement, it was a year which delivered far beyond the pre-season expectations. Promotion to a level above Division Three for the…

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Pa Ranahan | Killarney setback on Limerick’s climb but lessons to be learned from Kerry class

By Pa Ranahan / June 2, 2022 /

Pa Ranahan reflects on Limerick’s defeat to Kerry as the Kingdom illustrated what it takes to get to the summit of Gaelic Football

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Pa Ranahan | Don’t let the game pass you by, these are the sporting days of your life

By Pa Ranahan / May 27, 2022 /

A Munster Football Final in Killarney on a summer’s day. Marching behind the band. So many things will be running through players heads on that walk. Excitement. Nervous energy.

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Pa Ranahan | Diary of a Limerick fan as footballers men end twelve year wait for Munster final berth

By Pa Ranahan / May 18, 2022 /

Pa Ranahan reflects on his Munster Senior Football semi-final experience as Limerick end wait for provincial final place.

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Pa Ranahan | You have to strike while the iron’s hot and it’s glowing for Limerick football at the minute

By Pa Ranahan / April 8, 2022 /

When I was growing up, Limerick Football wasn’t on my radar. There is no excuse for that now. Players have never been more accessible.

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Pa Ranahan | The Limerick footballers need a positive reaction in Aughrim and this group has the quality to do just that

By Pa Ranahan / February 23, 2022 /

Pa Ranahan looks ahead to Saturday’s National Football League tie with Wicklow as the footballers aim to bounce back from the disappointing loss to Louth

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Pa Ranahan | “Anything is possible when you put the team ahead of yourself”

By Pa Ranahan / February 17, 2022 /

As last weekend showed, anything is possible. Especially when you put the team ahead of yourself.

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Pa Ranahan | Credit to Limerick who get the job done against the odds with a bright start to the League

By Pa Ranahan / February 1, 2022 /

Saturday evening in the TUS Gaelic Grounds delivered another chapter in the roller coaster that is Limerick Football.

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