Murphy named Player of the Month

Michael Murphy has been awarded the PwC GAA/GPA Player of the Month award for July. The Donegal skipper and Cork hurler Patrick Horgan were presented with their gongs in Dublin this afternoon. Murphy was integral to Donegal’s win over Meath and a was also instrumental in their pulsating draw against Kerry in the Super 8s. […]

Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure’s fifth birthday

Michael Murphy Sports and Leisure is celebrating five years in business and to mark the milestone they are hosting a special event this week. The Letterkenny sports shop has partnered with Letterkenny A.C to host a 5th Birthday 5K on Wednesday 31st July at 7.30pm. The event is suitable for participants of all ages and […]

In pursuit of Murphy and McBrearty… the inside story

By Frank Craig Seamus McDaid was once the Irish connection that linked former AFL agent Ricky Nixon with the elite young footballers in GAA. The Ramelton native was the controversial Australian’s Irish recruitment co-ordinator and was heavily involved in the pursuits of both Michael Murphy and Patrick McBrearty. Advertisement In their teens, both players shunned […]

Murphy a ‘once in a generation’ player – Big Neil

By Frank Craig Michael Murphy’s greatness will only really be fully appreciated when the day comes that we’re finally denied his influence. So says Neil Gallagher, a man that knows the Donegal talisman better than anyone. Off the field the pair are extremely close. Over a cup of coffee, swinging a golf club or just […]