Ray Galligan

6 results

 Cavan’s Sean Johnston is tackled by Ciarán Mullan during Derry’s qualifier win at Breffni Park. Photograph: Inpho/ Tommy Dickson

Derry 1-17 Cavan 0-18 Hot-shooting Derry caught Cavan with a classic back door ambush in the last quarter to deservedly book their place in the las(...)

Cavan’s James McEnroe dives full length to try and stop Tyrone’s   Colm Cavanagh during the Ulster SFC semi-final at  St Tiernach’s Park in Clones. Photograph:  Andrew Paton/Inpho/Presseye

Tyrone 0-16 Cavan 3-7 Finally, an Ulster Championship game worthy of the name. On a rotten day in Clones, Cavan and Tyrone served up an old-fashion(...)

Cavan’s Martin Reilly wheels away after scoring a penalty in his side’s win over Armagh. Photograph: Inpho

Cavan 2-16 Armagh 0-14 Be in no doubt, there is another voice for the choir in Ulster. Cavan aren’t anyone’s favourites for the northern championship(...)

“If you could see into certain players’ heads like you could with Homer Simpson, there’d be a monkey riding a bicycle across a tightrope”

Football doesn’t stand still. You’d have to wonder why people are surprised by the different tactics that come and go in the sport, as if nothing new (...)

Monaghan’s Karl O’Connell, seen here battling for possession with James McEnroe, showed a brilliant burst of power and pace to break through the Cavan defence and score a point. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

So that’s it, I suppose? No more sledging. All sorted. The Cavan v Monaghan game on Sunday passed by without any incident. Nothing on camera, no compl(...)

Conor McManus scored seven points for Monaghan as they pipped rivals Cavan at Breffni Park. Photograph: Inpho

Cavan 0-15 Monaghan 0-16 It took an injection of years rather than legs off the bench to see them home but Monaghan managed to wriggle out of B(...)