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Replying To Timmy86:  "Don't mean to burst your bubble and I ain't a mayo fan ,but mayo left 7 starters off and took off a further 5 at h/t when they were well up (they are a serious side )and will probably win all -Ireland, but sligo are miles off them"
Agree with you. That's 2 very weak minor teams we have had in a row. We need to stop the rot or we will erode all the progress that was made over the last few years

eoinog (Sligo) - Posts: 1690 - 16/05/2024 07:33:08    2545010

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Replying To johncreilly:  "I notice they have released the first round but yes that would surely be beneficial. The however many C's as you call them have never been ones for clarity. Don't expect a change now."
No sign of round two yet. This is two weeks after round 1 was released meaning that players now have one week less to organise time off etc.

BreakingBall123 (Sligo) - Posts: 27 - 17/05/2024 08:45:20    2545201

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Replying To BreakingBall123:  "No sign of round two yet. This is two weeks after round 1 was released meaning that players now have one week less to organise time off etc."
An absolute disgrace, never mind that it's the 17th of May and the league hasn't even started. The amount of concessions in the spring league show what clubs think of it. There needs to be a major shake up in sligo football but no one will listen. Likes of Dublin are halfway through their league and Mayo have 2 rounds played. Why are we so different that we can't even tell lads when they will be playing?

westvoice (Sligo) - Posts: 35 - 17/05/2024 10:49:07    2545218

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Replying To westvoice:  "An absolute disgrace, never mind that it's the 17th of May and the league hasn't even started. The amount of concessions in the spring league show what clubs think of it. There needs to be a major shake up in sligo football but no one will listen. Likes of Dublin are halfway through their league and Mayo have 2 rounds played. Why are we so different that we can't even tell lads when they will be playing?"
Our league should be well underway at this stage. Clubs have zero interest in the warm up leagues. They might have if they were played in March/early April. Club football is now reduced to 4/5 months depending on how you get on in the championship. I can see why there's no day or time for Round 2 of the league. The CCCC have to wait for the Sligo v Antrim game to be fixed first.

eoinog (Sligo) - Posts: 1690 - 17/05/2024 12:42:53    2545257

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Replying To eoinog:  "Our league should be well underway at this stage. Clubs have zero interest in the warm up leagues. They might have if they were played in March/early April. Club football is now reduced to 4/5 months depending on how you get on in the championship. I can see why there's no day or time for Round 2 of the league. The CCCC have to wait for the Sligo v Antrim game to be fixed first."
They could just fix all the games for the Friday evening, avoiding any clash and also let players enjoy the bank holiday

muscles (Sligo) - Posts: 446 - 17/05/2024 15:43:38    2545302

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Replying To muscles:  "They could just fix all the games for the Friday evening, avoiding any clash and also let players enjoy the bank holiday"
And when will your hurling games be played

Timmy86 (Sligo) - Posts: 272 - 17/05/2024 18:48:03    2545319

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Replying To Timmy86:  "And when will your hurling games be played"
They are normally played on the bank holiday Monday? I would fix them for Monday, no intercounty games fixed for Monday so guaranteed not to clash and gives dual players time from football on the Friday

muscles (Sligo) - Posts: 446 - 18/05/2024 10:47:20    2545354

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Is the master calendar out and if not when will it be?

Sligowizard (Sligo) - Posts: 17 - 18/05/2024 17:02:41    2545422

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Replying To Timmy86:  "And when will your hurling games be played"
Who cares?

Ice_cream_dromore (Sligo) - Posts: 4 - 20/05/2024 08:52:55    2545735

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Who's reporting posts?? Poor KC

Ice_cream_dromore (Sligo) - Posts: 4 - 20/05/2024 09:25:19    2545745

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Replying To Sligowizard:  "Is the master calendar out and if not when will it be?"
Master Calendar issued months ago. To be fair to the CCC on this occasion I think the fact Croke Park can't even tell them what day the next round of Tailteann Cup action is means that the can't fix a day for the four divisions and from a CP standpoint, is really poor. You could plan around it once you know the day. I'm presuming I'm right in saying they haven't told county boards what day they will be played?
Regards the Spring League, a quick scan through the different groups will tell you all you need to know. It's been embarrassing and I'd imagine a change will be made to calendar next year.

johncreilly (Sligo) - Posts: 10 - 20/05/2024 10:50:09    2545790

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Replying To eoinog:  "Agree with you. That's 2 very weak minor teams we have had in a row. We need to stop the rot or we will erode all the progress that was made over the last few years"
We had plenty of much weaker minor teams.

johncreilly (Sligo) - Posts: 10 - 20/05/2024 10:51:08    2545791

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Replying To Ice_cream_dromore:  "Who's reporting posts?? Poor KC"
I should never have mentioned Oscar Wilde !!!!
It was doomed thereafter.

eoinog (Sligo) - Posts: 1690 - 20/05/2024 11:57:35    2545820

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