Monthly Archives: April 2012

Further Youth coverage in Irish press

With the return leg of the under-12 game against Madrid just under 4 weeks away, the junior program has received more media coverage in Ireland thanks to the efforts of Colm.  An article covering the growth of Gaelic football in … Continue reading

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Juniors shine in Madrid as Seniors both fall in Semi-finals

Iberian Championships round 3 – Madrid, April 14th In the first ever official game of Gaelic football to be played at the under-12 level in Spain, the youngsters of Valencia had a fantastic first outing.  A cold, windy day greeted … Continue reading

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Players of the Week

Women’s #13 Carrie Lynch  Men’s #12 Roberto Prieto      For the second straight tournament the Scottish midfielder garnered her team-mates vote as the MVP.  In addition her work ethic and determination caught the eye of the referee who named … Continue reading

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Valencia Juniors get a piece of the action

After months of practice and build-up the Valencia junior GAA team finally got into the action this past Saturday in Madrid. In an exciting game, with the biggest crowd of the day, both teams showcased the progress they have made. … Continue reading

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Round 3 Results – Madrid

Valencia Scores and scorers: Women: Valencia 2-6 over Barcelona 0-3 (Niamh 2-4, Carrie 0-2) Madrid O’Donnells 5-4 over Valencia 1-4 (Carrie 1-2, Niamh 0-2) Semi-final:  Seville 0-9 over Valencia 1-2 (Niamh 1-1, Carrie 0-1) Overall tournament MVP:  Carrie Lynch Valencia … Continue reading

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Valencia Juniors in Irish Independent

Ahead of tomorrow’s inaugural Iberian junior Gaelic football match in Madrid between the host Harps and Valencia Sant Vincent, an article has been published in today’s Irish Independent.  Thanks to Colm for contacting them with the story and also thanks … Continue reading

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Madrid Draw / Sorteo de Madrid

The draw has been made for the 3rd round of the Iberian Championship to be hosted in Madrid this coming weekend. Both tournaments see 6 teams competing which means there will be two groups of 3 followed by semi-finals and … Continue reading

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