Karol Mannion

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St. Brigid’s Darragh Sheehy and Karol Mannion celebrate after winning the Roscommon Senior Football Championship. Photo: Inpho

St Brigid’s Karol Mannion has expressed unhappiness at the 2011 Connacht Council ruling that prevents clubs from playing championship fixtures at thei(...)

Shane Curran: the former St Brigid’s man is now manager of Pádraig Pearses who are seeking a first Roscommon senior title. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

On Sunday afternoon our Pádraig Pearses team play St Brigid’s in the Roscommon senior championship final. Eleven years ago Pearses faced St Brigid’(...)

Former Roscommon star Karol Mannion courageously spoke out this summer about the serious after-effects of his two experiences of concussion on the GAA playing fields.  ©INPHO/James Crombie

Roscommon’s favourite son Chris O’Dowd has just hit the big screen as the star of a major new film The Program about disgraced cyclist Lance Armstrong(...)

St Brigid’s goalkeeper Shane Curran with Cillian O’Connor of Ballintubber. Photograph: ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

All Star Cillian O’Connor buried the hopes of St Brigid’s, Roscommon with a stunning goal, nine minutes from time, to put Mayo champions Ballintubber (...)

All games throw in at 2.0 Sunday and extra-time will be played if necessaryCONNACHT SFC FINALSt Brigid’s (Roscommon) v Castlebar Mitchels (Mayo), Dr H(...)

St Brigid’s 5-15 St Mary’s 1-5Although St Brigid’s manager Benny O’Brien expressed surprise at how easily his side defeated the Leitrim champions St M(...)

St Brigids goalkeeper Shane Curran celebrates after his side scored a late goal against Western Gaels in the Roscommon SFC final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

ST BRIGID’S 1-13 WESTERN GAELS 0-9: Reigning All-Ireland champions St Brigid’s held off the spirited challenge of a Western Gaels side bidding for the(...)

James Horan: his Mayo side  have developed the consistency of automatons. Photograph: Inpho

What used to be a keen-edged sort of rivalry has drifted since Roscommon’s last win, in the provincial final 12 years ago. In the four Connacht champi(...)