Failure to add to 2000 Leinster success with Kildare still haunts Sweeney

IT’S approaching the 20th anniversary of Kildare’s last Leinster Championship win, that famous day when a brace of goals early...

A medal haul like no other but it’s the ones that got away that frustrate Sweeney

A Leinster title with his county. Two Leinster titles with his club. A record nine Kildare Senior Football Championship medals...

Nothing compares to you

AFFABLE and unconventional, ambitious although rueful: his could be the story of Kildare. Often to the brink, never broken. For...

Saturday, 15/07/17 - 11:10am Read More

Sweeney joins Carew in Waterford

RECENTLY retired Kildare star Ronan Sweeney is the new assistant manager with Waterford. The Moorefield man joins former Kildare selector...

Tuesday, 27/08/13 - 11:18am Read More

From the archives: Ronan Sweeney interview 2009

HE was never too concerned about the future. In fact Gaelic football didn’t really matter until he won a minor...

Tuesday, 23/07/13 - 11:28am Read More

Sweeney calls time on county career

AFTER 14 years and 127 league and championship games Ronan Sweeney has retired from inter-county football. The Moorefield man served...

Tuesday, 23/07/13 - 11:13am Read More

Moores start without county men after hectic week with Kildare

KILDARE manager Kieran McGeeney put his players through an intensive training schedule as he continued preparations for the Leinster championship...

Monday, 29/04/13 - 2:27pm Read More

A success to savour but Sweeney far from sated

“I won it before in 1999. David Whyte was a child at the time.” Ronan Sweeney is laughing at the...

Tuesday, 26/02/13 - 10:04am Read More

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