James Conlon

8 results

Mayo’s Cillian O’Connor scores a goal past Meath’s substitute goalkeeper Marcus Brennan. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Mayo 2-17 Meath 0-14 Hard to know how many more of these Mayo have in them. On a different day against a better team, there’s no guarantee they’d hav(...)

Meath manager Andy McEntee and Dublin manager Jim Gavin shake hands at the final whistle of the Leinster Football Championship final in Croke Park. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Once upon a time Hill 16 inhabitants would be crammed in, bracing themselves for the Meath invasion. Those days are distant memories now and the GAA i(...)

Meath manager Andy McEntee has surely noted how a slow start by Kildare saw them trailing by 0-1 to 0-7 with less than quarter of an hour up. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Leinster SFC final: Dublin v Meath, Croke Park, Sunday, 4pm (RTÉ) The usual, faintly dismal statistics of hot favouritism trail this fixture – prohib(...)

Meath’s Donal Keogan is fouled by Graham Brody of Laois and wins a penalty in the Leinster semi-final. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath’s captain and standout player Donal Keogan has made just one kickpass in play during their three championship matches so far this summer. (...)

Meath’s Donal Keogan is fouled for a penalty by Graham Brody during his side’s win over Laois in Croke Park. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Meath 3-13 Laois 0-11 Back when Andy McEntee was playing for Meath, blazing a trail to the Leinster final in this manner - following a 3-13 to 0-11 w(...)

Carlow’s Darragh Foley comes under pressure from  Conor McGill of Meath during the Leinster SFC quarter-final at O’Moore Park. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho

Meath 2-18 Carlow 0-9 Two quick-fire goals in the second quarter ended any slim hopes Carlow had of upsetting the odds in the Leinster SFC quarter fi(...)

Fermanagh’s Seán Quigley is tackled by Ben Brennan of Meath during the Allianz Football League Division 2 match at Páirc Tailteann. Photograph: Laszlo Geczo/Inpho

Meath 2-12 Fermanagh 0-11 Meath made certain of their return to Division 1 football for the first time since 2006 when brushing aside the challenge o(...)

Dervla James. Photograph: Andrea Flanagan

BACK TO (COOKING) SCHOOL Dervla James and Johnny Conlon’s well received Pudding Row cafe in Easkey, Co Sligo, now employs nine people, having o(...)