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Intercounty Senior Football

O’Neill impressed by Evolution of Buckley

Thursday 17th September, 2015


O’Neill impressed by Evolution of Buckleyby John IvoryKerry coach Cian O’Neill has spoken about the improvements Johnny Buckley has made during his time with the Kingdom, and says that this year is the Dr Crokes clubman’s finest in the green and gold.‘’In the last two years people would have regarded him as a good Kerry footballer and a great part of the team whereas this year he is seen as a leader. ‘’When Johnny is on form, particularly up front, the whole...

Meet the Kerry Senior Players

Thursday 17th September, 2015


Click here for all Senior Panel Profiles Todays Featured Players Jonathan LyneClub: Killarney LegionDOB: 24/2/90Height: 6’ft 1” Weight: 85KgChampionship Debut: V Clare 2012Championship Appearances: 8Championship Scores: 0-3Occupation: PE Teacher1st League Game for Kerry : V Cork 2011Minor Experience with Kerry: 2008U21 Experience with Kerry: 2009, 2010, 2011Honours Won:1 All Ireland Senior2 Munster Senior1 Munster Minor2 McGrath Cups1 Corn Uí...

Kerry GAA Store

Monday 14th September, 2015


Kerry GAA StoreDublin’s victory in the semi final ensures that Kerry will wear their traditional Green and Gold jersies in the final. The official Kerry team wear will feature green polo shirts and tops with grey trimmings. A ladies line will also be available. All official Kerry team wear and leisure wear is available from the GAA Store in the Outlet Centre in Killarney and can also be purchased on line from the store....

Annual Church Gate Collection

Thursday 10th September, 2015


Church Gate CollectionThe Annual Church Gate collection for the Kerry Training Fund will be taken up next weekend September 12th & 13th at all masses throughout the county.,

National Student Bursaries Scheme 2015/2016

Tuesday 08th September, 2015


National Student Bursaries Scheme 2015/2016The GAA have again reiterated their commitment to the ongoing educational development of its players and members by announcing details of the 2015/2016 GAA National Student Bursary scheme. Now in its ninth year, the scheme is open to members of the Association who are attending a full-time Higher Education course (except those who hold another GAA-related or college scholarship/bursary) and who are active participants in...

The Gleneagle Group: Official Hotel Partner of Kerry GAA

Monday 07th September, 2015


Photo taken by Don McMonagle The Gleneagle Group announced as official hotel partners of Kerry GAAThe Gleneagle Group has become the official hotel partner and associate sponsor of the Kerry GAA.The Kerry County Board revealed the new partnership at a special reception with Kerry Senior Footballers and Hurlers in The Brehon prior to the minor and senior semi final games in Croke Park on Sunday. Attending the announcement was Patrick O Sullivan Chairman of the Kerry County...

Kerry V Dublin In All Ireland Final

Monday 07th September, 2015


It's a Kerry V Dublin All Ireland FinalOld rivals Kerry and Dublin will meet in the All Ireland Football Final on September 20th following the Dublin side's emphatic 3-15 to 1-14 victory over luckless Mayo at Croke Park on Saturday last. It will be the first meeting between the sides in a final since 2011 when Dublin triumphed on a 1-12 to 1-11 scoreline. Their last Championship meeting was in the 2013 semi final when Dublin also won, 3-18 to 3-11. Championship meetings between...

Successful Open Day In Fitzgerald Stadium

Sunday 06th September, 2015


A Very Successful Kerry Senior Football Team Open Day Kerry Senior Football Team Open Day in Fitzgerald Stadium on Sunday last was, despite a number of teething problems, an outstanding success. Hard to believe that this was the ninth such event since the first in 2004 and the huge crowd that turned up – in excess of 3,000 – and probably the second biggest - was testament to the esteem in which this group of players are held by Kerry GAA followers in the county. The players...

David Moran: Team Comes First in Competitive Squad

Saturday 22nd August, 2015


Team Comes First in Competitive Squad says MoranBy John IvoryKerry midfielder David Moran is happy with the team’s progress this year and has highlighted the importance of team success rather than personal success within the squad.‘’I think it probably took a slow start. I missed the Tipperary game, and was black carded in the first game against Cork and I think the rest of the team, we’ve been building solidly since then.‘’I think everyone’s performance...

Kerry GAA Launch Unique Fundraising Initiative

Sunday 16th August, 2015


Kerry GAA Launch Unique Fundraising Initiative to Build for the FutureThe Kerry County Board has launched a unique fundraising initiative to raise funds for the New Kerry GAA Centre of Excellence.The Kerry GAA Centre of Excellence incorporates two locations, a co-hosted GAA facility at the Institute of Technology, Tralee, and six playing fields with a training facility at Currans near Kerry Airport. In cooperation with Local Artist Maureen O’Mahony, Kerry GAAis...

Kerry Senior Football Team Injury Update

Thursday 13th August, 2015


Fitzmaurice - Michael Geaney Out for the Year But O’Donoghue ‘’Making Progress’’By John Ivory, Reporting from the Kerry Senior Football Team Press Briefing.Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice has revealed he will not be able to call on the services of Michael Geaney for Kerry’s All-Ireland semi-final game with Tyrone after the Dingle man injured his back in the lead up to Kerry’s emphatic quarter-final win over Kildare.‘’Unfortunately this week, we...

Press Release: James O’Donoghue

Monday 03rd August, 2015


Kerry Injury Update – James O’Donoghue.James O’Donoghue injured his shoulder when he fell following a tackle by the goalkeeper in yesterday’s All Ireland Football Quarter final tie with Kildare.The Kerry Medical Team immediately realigned the shoulder and an X-Ray afterwards showed that there was no serious injury sustained.He will have a routine MRI Scan and will rest for a few days before beginning rehab and a graduated return to action....

Kerry into All Ireland Semi Final

Sunday 02nd August, 2015


Kerry are through to their third All-Ireland Semi-final in a row after an impressive and ruthless 7-16 to 0-10 disposal of Kildare at Croke Park on Sunday.By John IvoryIn seventeen devastating second half minutes Eamonn Fitzmaurice’s men raided forward for six goals that shell-shocked Kildare and saw Kerry ease their way into the last four.The game started evenly enough and apart from a James O’Donoghue point in the first twenty seconds, both defences were on top for...

Kerry need to be vigilant

Saturday 01st August, 2015


Kerry V Kildare - Match Preview: Kerry need to be vigilantBy John IvoryKerry face Kildare in their All-Ireland quarter final this Sunday in Croke Park at 2pm. Following on from their Munster final replay victory over Cork two weeks ago, Éamonn Fitzmaurice’s side will be hoping to advance to the last four for the third year in a row.Kerry started out their championship campaign with a tough away win against an up-and-coming Tipperary team in Semple Stadium. A strong second...

Kerry play Quarter Final on Sunday 2nd August

Monday 20th July, 2015


The GAA has today confirmed fixture details for a number of upcoming games in the GAA Football All-Ireland Championship.***Saturday, July 25GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Round 4AFermanagh v Westmeath, Kingspan Breffni Park, 5pm (Live on Sky Sports)Kildare v Cork, Thurles, 7pm (Live on Sky Sports)Saturday, August 1GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Round 4BSligo v Tyrone, Croke Park, 4pm (Live on Sky Sports)Donegal v Galway, Croke Park,...

Kerry Win Munster Final 2015

Saturday 18th July, 2015


Cooper’s Magic Crowns Kingdom’s Gritty DisplayJohn Ivory at Fitzgerald StadiumWhile darkness descended over Fitzgerald Stadium, Kerry captain Kieran Donaghy raised the Munster Cup aloft as The Kingdom captured their 77th title.On a wet and windy evening more akin to a winter night than a summer one, Kerry ran out deserved five point victors in this Munster Final replay over Cork on a score-line of 1-11 to 1-06.Almost everything about this clash was in stark contrast...

Munster Final ends in a draw: Kerry 2-15 Cork 3-12

Sunday 05th July, 2015


Kerry 2-15 Cork 3-12The Munster Senior Final ended in a draw today in Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney in front of an attendance of 35,651.The replay will take place on Saturday July 18th at Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney.Kerry and Cork Play Out Thrilling DrawBy John IvoryKerry and Cork will have to meet again to decide who will be Munster football champions for 2015 after an enthralling 2-15 to 3-12 draw in Killarney.Barry O’Driscoll’s goal in the 63rd minute put Cork one...

Did you know : Kerry V Cork

Saturday 04th July, 2015


Kerry V Cork – Did you Know?By Sylvester HennessyKerry Players Championship records against Cork Marc O’Sé has played in every championship match against Cork since his debut back in 2002. There have been 23 meetings in total between Cork and Kerry in those 13 years and Colm Cooper has missed just one game in the same period of time, last year’s Munster Final win over Cork in Pairc Uí Chaíomh 1 Marc O’Sé 232 Colm Cooper 223 Aidan O’Mahony 174 Darran O’Sullivan...

Fitzmaurice Emphasises the Value of a Strong Squad

Saturday 04th July, 2015


Fitzmaurice Emphasises the Value of a Strong SquadBy John IvoryKerry manager Éamonn Fitzmaurice was full of praise for midfielder Bryan Sheehan’s performance against Tipperary and the St. Mary’s clubman’s display shows the depth of the squad.‘’Last year he had an outstanding Munster championship for us. He was our best player above against Clare. He’d an outstanding game below in Páirc Uí Chaoimh and then in the first couple of minutes of the Galway game...

Young Preparing for Titanic Battle

Saturday 04th July, 2015


Young Preparing for Titanic BattleBy John IvoryVeteran Kerry defender Killian Young is well used to facing off against Cork and knows what to expect from the ‘Rebels’ this coming Sunday.‘’They are going to be tighter and they’re going to be more physical. It’s about beating your man on the end of the day and whatever way you have to do it, you do it.‘’If you’re complacent you’re going to be found out. We’re not going to be fooled, we’re not going to...

Kerry V Cork Munster Final 2015: Everything you need to know

Saturday 04th July, 2015


2015 Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Final Cork v KerryWhen – Sunday July 5th at 2pmWhere – Fitzgerald Stadium, KillarneyReferee – Pádraig Hughes (Armagh) Next Round – the winners qualify for the All-Ireland Quarter-Finals, the losers qualify for the All-Ireland Qualifiers.Ticket DetailsStand – €35Terrace – €25Sideline – €20Student / OAP – pay full price and get a refund of €10 at specified Stiles on the day (on production of valid...

Ticket News-Munster Senior Football Final

Monday 29th June, 2015


Munster Football Finals 2015 When: Sunday 5th JulyWhere: Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney Times: Minor: Kerry V Tipperary is at 12 noon Senior: Kerry V Cork is at 2pm Ticket InformationStand Tickets Capacity 8,500 approx Stand Tickets cost €35Tickets for the Stand are distributed through the Clubs only and to Croke Park Season Ticket Holders Tickets will be distributed to the Clubs this week. Reserved seating plan applies. Sideline Tickets There is a Limited number of...

Boyles Sports Night of Champions exceeds all expectations

Saturday 20th June, 2015


Night at the Dogs exceeds all expectations Last Friday night at The Kingdom Greyhound Stadium Tralee was the sixth annual “Night of Champions” and it lived up to all its expectation. Young and old Kerry GAA supporters mingled with the Kerry GAA Football and Hurling Stars led by Captains Kieran Donaghy and John Griffin . They also met The Rose Of Tralee, The Sam Maguire and Christy Ring Cups and all their friends and rivals normally met at GAA...

Kerry Senior & Junior Teams progress to Munster Finals

Sunday 14th June, 2015


MUNSTER Senior Football Championship Semi Final After an uncertain start, Kerry qualified for a Munster Senior Football Final showdown with Cork in Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney on Sunday July 5th (2pm) following a six points defeat of Tipperary in Semple Stadium Thurles today. Cork defeated Clare in the other semi final by 1-20 to 1-8. The curtain raiser to the senior final will be the meeting of Kerry and Tipperary in the minor final at 12 noon on...

Very Successful All Ireland Championship Open Evening

Wednesday 20th May, 2015


All Ireland Championship Open EveningA very successful Open Evening to co-inside with the commencement of the All Ireland Senior Football Championship was held in Fitzgerald Stadium on Tuesday evening. A good crowd of Juveniles turned up and despite the inclement weather, they were treated to tours of the Stadium including dressing rooms, Gyms, Press Box etc as well as getting autographs and posters and photos with the Kerry senior football team. Both Sam Maguire and...