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by biffinbanner
Wed Sep 03, 2014 2:32 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Offaly Senior Football Management 2015
Replies: 72
Views: 92900

Re: Offaly Senior Football Management 2015

i dont think there will be many outside people willing to take on the job unless its extremely financially attractive. the assertion that we need someone to take us back into the top 8 is a lovely thought but the chances are zero in the near to medium future.out antiquated and out of date youth poli...
by biffinbanner
Mon Jul 28, 2014 11:36 am
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Offaly GAA is in Some State
Replies: 177
Views: 154953

Re: Offaly GAA is in Some State

i listened to the inteview again and i think the point p boland was trying to make was that cody doesnt need to tolerate players who do step out of line..he has as good chomping at the bit to replace them.we got a small pool of players so we gotta indulge them a bit,no choice.i remember when offaly ...
by biffinbanner
Thu Jul 24, 2014 8:58 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Un Cambio Es Bueno
Replies: 111
Views: 49725

Re: Un Cambio Es Bueno

i heard the interview and read the article. jesus cleary really shot himself in the foot... i was chatting a man involved with offaly hurling about 15/20 years ago and he said having successful minor teams was a bad thing for the county.he said getting a few hungry young lads into senior every year ...
by biffinbanner
Thu Jul 17, 2014 4:00 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Offaly vs Tipperary - 2014 All-Ireland SHC qualifier Round 2
Replies: 120
Views: 70382

Re: Offaly vs Tipperary - 2014 All-Ireland SHC qualifier Rou

we simply dont have enough players of the standard required to give the big guns a game.while brian w mightnt be the best manager in the country hes not the worst either.remember since m bonds tenure we have had high profile managers with little or no success .its grandually got worse..a sort of slo...
by biffinbanner
Mon Jun 30, 2014 6:13 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly
Replies: 96
Views: 59042

Re: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly

while a win is a win i tend to agree with above poter who says we were better off with a narrow defeat..whats facing us now? tipp/galway,waterford or clare/wexford will show no mercy...were simply not in that class at the moment sadly
by biffinbanner
Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:38 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly
Replies: 96
Views: 59042

Re: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly

no harm bt them that way after all the crack they went on with in the league
by biffinbanner
Sun Jun 29, 2014 3:30 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly
Replies: 96
Views: 59042

Re: All-Ireland Hurling Qualifiers Round 1 Antrim v Offaly

never in doubt!! well dont to all involved
by biffinbanner
Sun Jun 22, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Clare looking for an Investigation!
Replies: 22
Views: 9306

Re: Clare looking for an Investigation!

where did i say we would have an all ire in 5 years?i was making the point that offaly(co board mostly),,maybe since mcgee have been quick to blame managers and sack them without giving them sufficent time...and id be slow to label people dumb so quickly.a lot of offaly people would agree with the s...
by biffinbanner
Sat Jun 21, 2014 10:00 am
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Clare looking for an Investigation!
Replies: 22
Views: 9306

Re: Clare looking for an Investigation!

so in your opinion where did it all go wrong ?..paul and gerry were no good and we were better off shut of them?.not many would agree with you there but your entitled to your opinion i suppose.how long did it take eugene mcgee to win an all ireland from start to finish?..
by biffinbanner
Fri Jun 20, 2014 7:03 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Clare looking for an Investigation!
Replies: 22
Views: 9306

Re: Clare looking for an Investigation!

id say one of the biggest mistakes ever made by the offaly county board was sacking paul o kelly. the fact he didnt manage any high profile team after after is incidental.i dont know him from adam but id say he was sickened by the whole thing and lost intrest thereafter. the decision to sack him was...
by biffinbanner
Fri Jun 13, 2014 12:29 pm
Forum: Offaly GAA
Topic: Strength And Conditioning
Replies: 22
Views: 7963

Re: Strength And Conditioning

theres too much made of loughanne by everyone from clare people to the media in general.he threw away and all ireland in 96 by playing the wrong team against limerick.the first year he was gone cyril lyons got an aging clare team to an all ireland final.he then went to galway,took over a good team a...