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# expert-view - Thursday 9 October, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: ‘Ger was players’ choice for Cork boss after ’06, now he’s ideal fit for Dublin’ Expert View

John Gardiner: ‘Ger was players’ choice for Cork boss after ’06, now he’s ideal fit for Dublin’

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist on a busy night on the managerial front in Cork and Dublin.

# expert-view - Monday 29 September, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: How Kilkenny’s defensive tweak trumped Tipp – and why the GAA needs pro refs Expert View

John Gardiner: How Kilkenny’s defensive tweak trumped Tipp – and why the GAA needs pro refs

TheScore.ie’s resident hurling columnist gives his view on another All-Ireland triumph for the black and amber.

# expert-view - Saturday 27 September, 2014

From The Score Cody and Shefflin’s greatness continues but Tipperary can complete this replay task Expert View

Cody and Shefflin’s greatness continues but Tipperary can complete this replay task

John Gardiner takes a close look at hurling’s most celebrated partnership ahead of this evening’s All-Ireland final replay.

# expert-view - Monday 8 September, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: The best final of a generation – but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday Column

John Gardiner: The best final of a generation – but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday

TheScore.ie’s resident columnist weighs in with his thoughts as the dust settles on another Croke Park classic.

# expert-view - Saturday 30 August, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle column: Two mouth-watering clashes make for an unexpected August treat Expert View

Johnny Doyle column: Two mouth-watering clashes make for an unexpected August treat

TheScore.ie’s columnist looks ahead to the biggest footballing weekend of the summer.

# expert-view - Saturday 23 August, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O’Donoghue and Kerry’s selection Expert View

Johnny Doyle column: Streetwise Mayo, stopping O’Donoghue and Kerry’s selection

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s big showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 18 August, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner column: ‘It was all too easy for Tipperary as Cork never turned up’ Expert View

John Gardiner column: ‘It was all too easy for Tipperary as Cork never turned up’

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Saturday 16 August, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner column: Cork Tipp from Thurles ’91, Killarney ’04 to Croke Park tomorrow Expert View

John Gardiner column: Cork Tipp from Thurles ’91, Killarney ’04 to Croke Park tomorrow

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s big showdown.

# expert-view - Monday 11 August, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner column – Epic battle in rain leaves Limerick heartbroken as Kilkenny survive Expert View

John Gardiner column – Epic battle in rain leaves Limerick heartbroken as Kilkenny survive

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back on yesterday’s superb battle in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 4 August, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry’s attacking star and Kildare exit Expert View

Johnny Doyle: Time-keeping controversy, Kerry’s attacking star and Kildare exit

TheScore.ie’s columnist looks back on the weekend’s Gaelic football action.

# expert-view - Monday 28 July, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner – Daly’s future, Wexford’s exit while Limerick and Tipperary march on Expert View

John Gardiner – Daly’s future, Wexford’s exit while Limerick and Tipperary march on

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s showdowns in Thurles.

# expert-view - Thursday 10 July, 2014

From The Score Counter-attacking and basic skills the keys to Prendergast’s philosophy Specialist

Counter-attacking and basic skills the keys to Prendergast’s philosophy

Grenoble’s new backs coach outlines his areas of focus ahead of the Top 14 season.

# expert-view - Monday 30 June, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle – Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate Expert View

Johnny Doyle – Kildare disappoint, Meath impress and Dublin continue to dominate

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back at yesterday’s Leinster semi-final action.

# expert-view - Monday 16 June, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: Cork are flying after Clare’s tactics backfire on a Semple day of frees Expert View

John Gardiner: Cork are flying after Clare’s tactics backfire on a Semple day of frees

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist was also impressed with the Dubs on Saturday night.

# expert-view - Monday 9 June, 2014

From The Score Johnny Doyle: ‘When the Kildare team ran out onto Croke Park, I must admit I was a bit emotional’ Expert View

Johnny Doyle: ‘When the Kildare team ran out onto Croke Park, I must admit I was a bit emotional’

TheScore.ie’s new Gaelic football columnist on watching Kildare in action for the first time since retiring.

From The Score John Gardiner: Cork and Kilkenny issue statements of intent while Offaly hit rock bottom Expert View

John Gardiner: Cork and Kilkenny issue statements of intent while Offaly hit rock bottom

TheScore.ie’s columnist was hugely impressed by the Rebels and the Cats over the weekend.

# expert-view - Monday 2 June, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock Expert View

John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist gives his take on yesterday’s drama in Thurles.

# expert-view - Monday 26 May, 2014

From The Score John Gardiner: Cork off the early pace, Cadogan just like Deane and Waterford’s tactics Expert View

John Gardiner: Cork off the early pace, Cadogan just like Deane and Waterford’s tactics

TheScore.ie’s new hurling columnist looks back at yesterday’s thrilling draw in Thurles.

# expert-view - Thursday 30 January, 2014

From The Score Scotland looking to ‘steel’ of pack for Six Nations opener in Dublin Expert View

Scotland looking to ‘steel’ of pack for Six Nations opener in Dublin

Scottish rugby expert David Ferguson gave us some insight into Scott Johnson’s squad ahead of the Ireland clash.

# expert-view - Saturday 28 September, 2013

From The Score Daithi Regan’s key duel: Shane O’Neill v Darach Honan Expert View

Daithi Regan’s key duel: Shane O’Neill v Darach Honan

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks at the key duel in today’s game.

# expert-view - Friday 27 September, 2013

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘It’s still an All-Ireland final and once it starts, nothing else will matter’ Expert View

Daithi Regan: ‘It’s still an All-Ireland final and once it starts, nothing else will matter’

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to tomorrow’s final replay.

# expert-view - Monday 23 September, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: All-Ireland was a dogfight, and the Dubs fought harder Expert View

Conor Deegan: All-Ireland was a dogfight, and the Dubs fought harder

Mayo had the opportunities to win yesterday, but they froze and played a different brand of football than they’re used to.

# expert-view - Friday 20 September, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘The best two teams in 2013 have reached the biggest day’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘The best two teams in 2013 have reached the biggest day’

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks ahead to Sunday’s showdown.

# expert-view - Monday 9 September, 2013

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘I’ve never seen anything to match yesterday’s finale’ Expert View

Daithi Regan: ‘I’ve never seen anything to match yesterday’s finale’

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist reviews Cork and Clare’s showdown in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Friday 6 September, 2013

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘When JBM’s and Davy’s teams collide, it will be fascinating’ Expert View

Daithi Regan: ‘When JBM’s and Davy’s teams collide, it will be fascinating’

TheScore.ie’s hurling columnist looks ahead to Sunday’s clash in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 2 September, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘The two best teams are left standing — but there are big question marks over Dublin and Mayo’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘The two best teams are left standing — but there are big question marks over Dublin and Mayo’

After “one of the all-time great games,” Conor Deegan analyses Dublin’s performance and what they need to work on.

# expert-view - Monday 26 August, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘We have to believe that Mayo are now a different animal’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘We have to believe that Mayo are now a different animal’

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist looks back at yesterday’s action in Croke Park.

# expert-view - Monday 5 August, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘One of those surreal days when everything Mayo touched turned to gold’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘One of those surreal days when everything Mayo touched turned to gold’

TheScore.ie’s columnist reviews the weekend’s Gaelic football action.

# expert-view - Sunday 19 May, 2013

From The Score Lions coming to Australia to strangle the creative Wallaby spirit: Bob Dwyer Expert View

Lions coming to Australia to strangle the creative Wallaby spirit: Bob Dwyer

The World Cup-winning coach believes current boss Robbie Deans should have selected Quade Cooper in his 25-man squad.

# expert-view - Monday 29 April, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: Dublin not at their best, but tight game will improve them Expert View

Conor Deegan: Dublin not at their best, but tight game will improve them

TheScore.ie’s gaelic football columnist reflects on this weekend’s league finals.

# expert-view - Monday 25 February, 2013

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘Tipperary were atrocious and there was no pattern to their play’ Expert View

Daithi Regan: ‘Tipperary were atrocious and there was no pattern to their play’

TheScore.ie’s hurling analyst on Tipperary’s struggles, the step up for Clare and Galway’s attacking show after the opening round of the Allianz Hurling League.

# expert-view - Monday 4 February, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘There’s no point in panicking at this time of the season’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘There’s no point in panicking at this time of the season’

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist on early disappointments for Cork and Kerry, Donegal’s lack of match fitness and Kildare’s youngsters catching the eye.

# expert-view - Friday 1 February, 2013

From The Score 6 Nations, 7 questions: Shane Horgan gives us his expert opinion Pop Quiz Hot-shot

6 Nations, 7 questions: Shane Horgan gives us his expert opinion

We asked the legend of the wing for his considered analysis of this year’s Championsip… and he didn’t hold back.

# expert-view - Thursday 31 January, 2013

From The Score Shane Byrne: Last-chance Kidney has thrown everything at 6 Nations bid Column

Shane Byrne: Last-chance Kidney has thrown everything at 6 Nations bid

The former Ireland international believes the form of Brian O’Driscoll and Gordon D’Arcy is crucial to Irish chances.

# expert-view - Friday 11 January, 2013

From The Score Conor Deegan: ‘Here is a young player who is passionate about the GAA’ Expert View

Conor Deegan: ‘Here is a young player who is passionate about the GAA’

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic football columnist believes the talented Ciarán Kilkenny cannot be heaped with unrealistic expectations upon his return to Dublin.

# expert-view - Thursday 11 October, 2012

From The Score Expert view: Donal Lenihan picks his Heineken Cup week 1 winners Crystal Ball

Expert view: Donal Lenihan picks his Heineken Cup week 1 winners

We go our hands on the Heineken Cup fixture list, a pan-European Injury report and a legendary Irish second row.

# expert-view - Tuesday 2 October, 2012

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘This victory strikes me as being truly special for Brian Cody’ Expert View

Daithi Regan: ‘This victory strikes me as being truly special for Brian Cody’

TheScore.ie’s hurling analyst salutes Kilkenny’s achievement in finally getting the better of Galway in Sunday’s All-Ireland decider.

# expert-view - Friday 28 September, 2012

From The Score Daithi Regan: ‘For all the excitement about Galway, there is more assurance about Kilkenny’ All-Ireland SHC

Daithi Regan: ‘For all the excitement about Galway, there is more assurance about Kilkenny’

TheScore.ie’s hurling analyst assesses matters before next Sunday’s All-Ireland final replay.

# expert-view - Tuesday 25 September, 2012

From The Score Conor Deegan: “Murphy’s goal represented the remarkable class that he possesses” Expert View

Conor Deegan: “Murphy’s goal represented the remarkable class that he possesses”

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic Football analyst salutes the achievement of this year’s All-Ireland champions and their captain but wonders have Mayo hinted at a way to unlock their system.

# expert-view - Thursday 20 September, 2012

From The Score Conor Deegan: “With all the pre-match sideshows the intrigue lies in which team can deal with them efficiently” Expert View

Conor Deegan: “With all the pre-match sideshows the intrigue lies in which team can deal with them efficiently”

TheScore.ie’s Gaelic Football analyst believes that despite the hype and hoopla in the county, Donegal have the patience to stick to the task next Sunday.

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