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#1
Laois / Re: Laois ACFL Division 1 2024
April 06, 2024, 05:23:53 PM
Good starts to the top division by Ballyroan Abbey, St Joseph's and surprisingly Courtwood.
Portarlington seem to be in bother. Beat Ballyfin the other night but looks a shadow team compared to the 3 in a row line up.
#2
Laois / Laois ACFL Division 4 2024
April 06, 2024, 05:21:51 PM
New thread.
#3
Laois / Laois ACFL Division 3 2024
April 06, 2024, 05:21:17 PM
New thread.
#4
Laois / Laois ACFL Division 2 2024
April 06, 2024, 05:20:53 PM
New thread.
#5
Laois / Laois ACFL Division 1 2024
April 06, 2024, 05:19:28 PM
We used to have local league threads. I'll do one for the top 4 football divisions.
#6
GAA Discussion / Re: NFL Division Four 2024
April 02, 2024, 02:45:52 PM
Quote from: seafoid on March 30, 2024, 07:20:30 PMLaois who shouldn't really have been in d4 in the first place
What does that actually mean though? Laois were very deservedly relegated from D3 to D4 two years ago and failed last year to get back up.
Laois wouldn't be entitled to any delusions of grandeur about not being a D4 team. We've a lot to do to get back to being at the level we were at 15 to 20 years ago.
#7
Laois / Re: Laois Senior Footballers 2024
March 30, 2024, 03:13:45 PM
Good luck to the lads in a little under two  hours now.
Think the new players, Fitzpatrick, Dempsey, Heffernan have added a lot.
Hope the likes of Dunne, Fingleton and Murphy get some game time in Croker.
#8
GAA Discussion / Re: NFL Division Four 2024
March 04, 2024, 11:39:59 PM
Colin O'Riordan, who went playing AFL, was another quality forward.
They would be an excellent football county but hurling is just dominant in the hearts and minds.
#9
Laois / Re: Laois Senior Footballers 2024
February 25, 2024, 06:48:18 PM
Got out of jail a bit today. Couple of missed goal chances for Tipp and a missed penalty.
Dug in well though. Sign of a team going well to win while not performing to their usual standards.
Thought the subs made a huge difference. Lowry was brave, showing for ball, O'Flynn brought unbelievable pace and energy around the middle and Lillis steadied things and kicked a fine point.
Shaun Fitz, Evan and Brian Byrne were good throughout.
#10
Laois / Re: Laois gaa Referees
February 19, 2024, 04:07:42 PM
Don't see the harm in this thread - nice to see the good refs being praised.
As it happens, I think the standard of football refs in Laois is not too bad at all. Some good young refs out there too like McDonald, Bailey, Robbie Moran.
Biggest issue is the lack of numbers of refs.
#11
Laois / Re: Laois Senior Footballers 2024
February 18, 2024, 08:06:03 AM
We really must get out of Division 4.
It's a very poor standard of football and we need to be playing better teams. Carlow offered very little last night and yet it took us 25 minutes to score against them.
They handled Evan well but other lads like Dunne, Swayne and Larkin all stepped up well.
#12
Laois / Re: Laois gaa Referees
February 05, 2024, 12:50:28 PM
Brendan McCann is the best football ref in the county. Deegan and Cooney are very good too.
I like Brendan Hickey too. Very fair man.
Clifford Ward is also good.
They're the top 5 football refs for me.
#13
Laois / Re: Club football managers 2024
January 15, 2024, 02:49:17 PM
Eoin Kearns staying for what I think is a fourth year with O'D's.
#14
Laois / Re: Laois Senior Footballers 2024
January 15, 2024, 02:47:23 PM
Quote from: Butch Cassidy on January 14, 2024, 11:14:22 PMWhat was the team?
Couldn't tell you the exact team but names I heard were involved were Roche in goals, Lacey, Buggie, Ben Dempsey, Swayne, Simon Fingleton, Corbet, Niall Dunne, Damon Larkin, Mark Barry, Lowry. O'Flynn came on at half time.
#15
Laois / Re: Laois Senior Footballers 2024
January 14, 2024, 10:00:46 PM
Quote from: Junior Ex Laoistalk on January 14, 2024, 05:28:29 PMAny word on the game last night v Clare?
Laois won comfortably enough. Team for first league game will probably resemble last night's team with maybe Daly and Rioghan Murphy from the Wicklow game to be in contention too.