McGrath wins All-Ireland Masters title… for Tyrone


Marty McGrath’s auntie is the ‘Queen of the Silver Dollar’ herself, Philomena Begley, but does this also qualify him to play for Tyrone? That was one of the questions being asked after the Fermanagh All-Star became an All Ireland winner too with the Red Hands at the weekend. On Saturday, McGrath helped Tyrone win back-to-back All-Ireland Masters titles […]


Misfiring Ederney stay positive


Two years ago, Ederney were celebrating after clinching the senior championship, but their hopes of lifting the 2022 crown have been hit by injuries and unavailability. Manager Michael Cassidy has had to juggle his squad to an extent as the season has progressed. Four wins and five defeats saw St Joseph’s finish sixth in Division 1; […]


Ladies club championship schedule confirmed


THE Fermanagh ladies fixtures committee has confirmed that the Ladies Senior Championship, which involves three teams, Kinawley, Derrygonnelly and Enniskillen Gaels will get underway on Saturday 20 August. The Intermediate Championship throws in on the weekend of 24/25 August and the Junior Championship preliminary round starts on 17/18 September.  The first game in the senior […]


Farry ready to take on Tyrone


Caoilte Farry was the star of the show for the Fermanagh Minors in their Ulster Championship quarter-final victory over Cavan.   Farry was deadly from placed ball and finished the game with a superb seven points,six of those coming from frees.   Farry is not reading too much into his own impressive run of form. […]

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Columnist:Marty McGrath on Fermanagh’s chances


ON Saturday evening, after my nephew’s Confirmation, we gathered around a computer screen in my brother’s kitchen to watch Fermanagh play in an empty Brewster Park. The gift of correct judgement must have deserted me last week, as I had tipped the Ulster Champions to win this encounter, but happily the Fermanagh boys proved me […]

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Club managers have their say about fixtures calendar


Last week the Fermanagh CCC issued their plans for the upcoming season, with 18 games for senior teams and nine league games planned for the Erne Cup sides. The CCC has indicated a start date of May 21 for the Senior league and May 23 for the Erne Cup.   Mickey Cassidy, Ederney St Joseph’s […]


Derrygonnelly

‘Harps should have too much for Ederney’- Barry Owens


This weekend is the biggest day in Fermanagh club football with the senior championship final on Sunday. Derrygonnelly are the overwhelming favourites and deservedly so after they went through the entire league unbeaten and defeated Roslea easily enough. The Harps are going through a period of dominance similar to Dublin at inter-county level and it’s […]