Raffaele Rocca

History Makers, Three in a Row!! Limerick Answer Superb Challenge from Cody’s Cats!

By Raffaele Rocca / July 17, 2022 /

John Kiely’s men knew the value of fast start against Kilkenny. If Byrnes long range free after two minutes was a settler, then Hegarty’s absolute bullet of a goal 80 seconds later was the lit fuse. Gillane continued the momentum with a booted point when a goal looked a distinct possibility. 1-2 to no score…

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Limerick Answer Galway’s Challenge In Epic Semi Final Battle.

By Raffaele Rocca / July 3, 2022 /

Thomas Monaghan point opened proceedings for Galway before two of Limerick’s inside forward line in Aaron Gillane and Seamus Flanagan knocked over points after clever diagonal runs to collect possession. A flutter of wides from both sides ensued before Flanagan added his second point of the game in the fifth minute. Gillane followed with a…

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Mike Casey’s Recalls “Extremely Tough” Recovery & Return To Form

By Raffaele Rocca / June 29, 2022 /

The return of Mike Casey to John Kiely’s Limerick panel has been a huge bonus during the 2022 season. The Na Piarsaigh man ruptured his ACL in a challenge game against Galway in 2020 and damaged cartilage in the same knee after his return nine months later. 19 months, two surgeries and a long rehab…

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Tommie Childs Says Extended Format Is Good For Clubs

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Tommie Childs says extended format is good for clubs. “This is our first year with the proper format, you get more top level games which will make a big difference”

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Bruff’s Ryan Glynn says the club will put up a challenge to any team in the intermediate championship 

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Bruff’s Ryan Glynn says the club will put up a challenge to any team in the intermediate championship. “The last few years haven’t gone to plan but we will always put up a fight to any team coming towards us”

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Ray O’Flaherty says Intermediate championship has several football strongholds

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Ray O’Flaherty says Intermediate championship has several football strongholds and any winners will earn it. “You look at the two groups and you have Griffins, Rathkeale and Drom, it will definitely be a hard one to win”

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Adare’s Paul Maher says reverting to pre covid format is great for the competition 

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Adare’s Paul Maher says reverting to pre covid format is great for the competition. “There aren’t any easy games especially going back to the old format. Five games is great preparation”

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Drom Broadford’s Kevin Noonan looking to crack a tough intermediate championship

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Drom Broadford’s Kevin Noonan looking to crack a tough intermediate championship. “It is a very competitive competition, there is not much between the bottom six senior teams and the intermediate championship”

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Kildimo Pallaskenry’s John Chawke says club embracing first dual senior season

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

John Chawke says club embracing first dual senior season. “We know there is a huge task in front of us, our main aim this year is to stay up”

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Jimmy Lee “There Is A Lot In Limerick Football”

By Raffaele Rocca / June 28, 2022 /

Newcastlewest GAA’s Jimmy Lee & Eoin Hurley chat about the upcoming championship. Jimmy Lee “Everyone will fancy their chances, there is a lot of talent in Limerick football”

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