Sporting Limerick

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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WATCH: Kiely hails team character after Limerick reach fourth All-Ireland Final in five years

By John Keogh / July 4, 2022 /

Limerick produced a stunning final 10 minutes to see off Galway on a 0-27 to 1-21 scoreline in yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final at Croke Park. Three late scores from David Reidy (2) and Diarmaid Byrnes saw Kiely’s men into a decider against Kilkenny in two weeks time. It was an almighty effort from John Kiely’s men…

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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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WATCH: John Kiely On Galway “They are a great side. Very skilful. Really good ball players”

By John Keogh / June 30, 2022 /

Limerick manager John Kiely has heaped praise on All-Ireland semi-final opponents Galway ahead of their much anticipated clash at Croke Park on July 3rd. The Galbally man says that Limerick will have to match Henry Shefflin’s side in every aspect of the game if they are to reach a third consecutive All-Ireland Final and a…

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Barry Nash “When John & Paul brought that challenge to me I tried to meet it head on”

By John Keogh / June 30, 2022 /

Limerick defender Barry Nash has been a revelation since he made the switch from the forward line and believes that there is more room for improvement. The South Liberties man has heaped praise ahead of his manager John Kiely and Limerick coach Paul Kinnerk for giving him the confidence to succeed in his new surroundings.…

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WATCH: Kiely Happy With Break Ahead Of Semi Final “We Needed A Bit Of Time For The Bodies To Heal”

By John Keogh / June 29, 2022 /

Limerick manager John Kiely feels that the four week break from the Munster Final win to the All-Ireland semi-final is a good thing for his side. The Treaty go into the last four tie with Galway on the back of a break and Kiely says that it was exactly what the group needed after a…

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WATCH: Nash On Galway Challenge “we have had some tremendous battles with them throughout the years”

By John Keogh / June 29, 2022 /

Limerick defender Barry Nash feels that the All-Ireland semi-final clash with Galway will be a massive battle and will go down to the wire. Galway came out on top when the sides met at the TUS Gaelic Grounds but Limerick have had recent wins over the Tribesmen in the All-Ireland semi-final in 2020 and in…

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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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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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