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Tayto is so right about Gortletteragh, and I do wish them well but the referees biggest flaw is the consistency towards the tackle, I would just like to see a rule where every referee is not tolerant of a physical tackle that is legal or else they are very tolerant. But every one of them have a different view on it and this makes it so hard on players. I think if Leitrim referees decided to penalise everything other than a clean tackle then when the referees from outside the county are more lenient players could raise the physical stakes to suit. But as it is, too much time spent arguing with referees, most clubs focus on the upper end of physicality with the tackle. Most coaches if they watch Tyrone disposess players in posession or even better was Keoghan of Meath this year, an art that will ensure very few frees conceded and very annoying for the opposition.

bananapublican (Leitrim) - Posts: 868 - 30/10/2012 16:52:58    1290219


Great to see the last 2 posts answering each other!

Silage your spot on again however players do not get a fair chance in the ball

Mainly due to the fact that they are not in this "click" that "they" speak of

I said it before and i will say it again pull off a perfectly good wing forward when a game is being lost in the middl and back line

But b sure to leave the family on the field

That's the problem with Leitrim club football in a nutshell

94allstar (Leitrim) - Posts: 1737 - 30/10/2012 18:00:15    1290264


Leitrim could really benefit from a Gortletteragh win on Sunday

leitrimlad94 (Leitrim) - Posts: 156 - 01/11/2012 11:34:31    1291021


That's what I'm saying all along

All that's wrong is these other lads will never see Connacht their clubs wouldn't win an argument with each other never mind a Connacht club championship game

Good luck gortletteragh

94allstar (Leitrim) - Posts: 1737 - 01/11/2012 19:27:57    1291382


Just on 94allstars comment on if st brigids met carrigallen,Allen Gaels or kiltubrid they'd be ashamed to come back after the beating they'd get.....kiltubrid brought them to a replay in 05.....if you're beloved gortlettragh manage to be within 10 of Charlestown in the INTERMEDIATE itl be a minor miracle

SLM (Leitrim) - Posts: 199 - 01/11/2012 20:22:55    1291410


94 allstar state where you are from then we will all do it

leitrimlad94 (Leitrim) - Posts: 156 - 02/11/2012 11:42:08    1291542


Glad to see some posters, the majority in fact can still smell a rat and are not taken in by lies and peoples vendettas.

1nightstand (Leitrim) - Posts: 77 - 02/11/2012 14:35:30    1291675


Best of luck to Gortletteragh, lets get behind the team left to carry the Leitrim flag

MulletsRock (Leitrim) - Posts: 88 - 02/11/2012 16:39:02    1291746


Really hope Gortletteragh win tomorrow. Great bunch of lads (Minor championship is over !!!!). Best of luck. We are all behind you

badsilage (Leitrim) - Posts: 149 - 03/11/2012 09:38:20    1291906


I am from the parish of kiltoghert home to st Mary's gaa club the club I play for

I used to play underage with Leitrim geals

It's not hard to do with 2 clubs in the counties biggest parish

Vandetta for sure lads how is kilclare geals going to face intermediate next year

I'm sure our second team will enjoy another 15 point victory over them

94allstar (Leitrim) - Posts: 1737 - 03/11/2012 10:31:39    1291920