Enniskillen Gaels ‘not the finished article’


Expectation is always high when a talented Enniskillen Gaels team appear on the local club scene and this year is no different. The Gaels may have lost to Derrygonnelly in both the Division One and senior championship finals last year, but they were results that many onlookers felt showed there was more to come. Division […]


Gaels dig deep to win fourth consecutive title


Enniskillen 0-14 Kinawley 1-8 By Pauric McGurn CONOR Watson opened the scoring on Saturday evening and he closed it as Enniskillen Gaels collected their fourth Reserve A Championship title in a row. Indeed, Watson was the star of the show for Enniskillen Gaels and was backed up by an impressive showing from the likes of Ethan […]


Column: Hawk Eye with Eimear Keenan


Eimear Keenan takes an irreverent view on the Fermanagh v Antrim All Ireland Final replay.  All Ireland final day part two. A shorter drive to the Orchard County this time around and less worry of tolls, euros and clamping. I parked in a built-up area just beside the ground knowing that if anyone dared clamp […]


‘Just go for it’ urges O’Donnell


IT’S a big ask but one last year’s Intermediate Championship and Division Two double-winning side, Enniskillen, are looking forward to. Three teams have opted to play in a newly formed Fermanagh Senior Championship with Derrygonnelly and Kinawley fulfilling the other two spots. Kinawley are hot favourites to take the honours but Derrygonnelly will not be […]


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 […]


‘We can beat anyone in the competition’ says Cassidy


When Fermanagh played Longford in the league back at the end of February, Fermanagh full back Jonny Cassidy had to sit it out because of a hip injury. Watching on, the Enniskillen Gaels man knows the sending off of Longford’s captain, Michael Quinn, had a big bearing on the game that day; “It was nip […]


Paul Gunn rolls back the years!


In a playing career that spanned for over two decades, PAUL GUNN was a household name for both Enniskillen Gaels and Fermanagh. MARK MCGOLDRICK caught up with the Erne full back this week  to talk about football, family, feuds and regrets.   YOU are widely regarded as one of the finest full-backs and defenders that […]


New kids on the block – the Horan brothers


The Brewster’s, the Bradley’s, the Gunn’s, the Cassidy’s, those are just a few of the names synonymous with Enniskillen Gaels and all with one thing in common- brothers who have donned the Gaels jersey and reaped massive success. Now, a new crop of brothers, Brandon and Josh Horan, are bidding to win the New York cup […]


Bradley brothers braced for battle


ON Saturday evening, Colm and Simon Bradley and their families are set to meet up for a Halloween party and celebration in Simon’s house in Enniskillen. Twenty-four hours later, the Bradley brothers will be facing off in Ederney for a place in the Senior Championship semi-final and there is much more at stake than that […]


Gaels blow Belcoo away to take title and promotion


AN enthralling contest played in miserable conditions, essentially turned in the space of two minutes at the start of the second half, when the game’s only goal propelled Enniskillen into a lead which they never relinquished. The county town girls had trailed by two points at half time after Belcoo largely dominated the first half attacking play but […]