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 in the second half turned the game against Dublin on its head and made Pat Spillane’s half time analysis look...

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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 along with numerous leagues and underage titles. No Kildare footballer can match Ronan Sweeney’s medal haul and yet, his one...

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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

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