Letterkenny Gaels win boundary vote

first_imgNews Twitter By News Highland – November 8, 2011 Twitter Further drop in people receiving PUP in Donegal WhatsApp Google+ 75 positive cases of Covid confirmed in North Pinterest Main Evening News, Sport and Obituaries Tuesday May 25th Donegals County Committee last night voted 40 votes to 36 in favour of Letterkenny being split in two between Letterkenny Gaels and St Eunan’s GAA clubs.There were six spoiled votes. One was illegible. Four were blank and a sixth had an ‘x’ marked on it.In the West of the County it was agreed that the County Chairman mediate in another dispute.Highland Radio’s GAA Correspondent, Tom Comack was at last nights meeting in Jackson’s Hotel in Ballybofey….[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2011/11/tomc10.mp3[/podcast] RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Google+ WhatsApp Previous articleSenator O’Domhnaill seeks septic tank charge debate for a 2nd timeNext articleJobs boost for Kilcar as 10 new jobs are confirmed at local company News Highland Letterkenny Gaels win boundary vote Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Facebook Pinterest Facebook Gardai continue to investigate Kilmacrennan firelast_img read more

25 events planned across Donegal as Bike Week gets underway

first_img Google+ 25 events planned across Donegal as Bike Week gets underway Google+ Harps come back to win in Waterford By News Highland – June 9, 2018 Facebook Pinterest DL Debate – 24/05/21 Previous article14-year-old boy killed following crash near RedcastleNext articleIrish Water to hold information evening in Kerrykeel News Highland Twitter WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img Journey home will be easier – Paul Hegarty Derry draw with Pats: Higgins & Thomson Reaction Twitter WhatsApp Pinterest FT Report: Derry City 2 St Pats 2 Bike week has officially got underway today with 25 different events planned across Donegal from now until June 17th.With the fine weather set to continue, Donegal County Council is hoping that the interest in cycling for commuting and leisure purposes will continue to increase.In Dungloe on Thursday next, staff in the Dungloe Public Service Centre will get on their bikes with a lunchtime cycle around the town and will be joined by Councillors and youth councillors.Communications Manager for the North West Greenway Network Ronan Gallagher says it’s a really important initiative:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/06/ronsatweb.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. AudioHomepage BannerNews Facebook News, Sport and Obituaries on Monday May 24thlast_img read more

Why Arsenal signed Granit Xhaka ahead of N’Golo Kante

first_imgAdvertisement Why Arsenal signed Granit Xhaka ahead of N’Golo Kante N’Golo Kante helped Chelsea win the Premier League title in his first season at the club (Getty Images)Football Leaks later revealed that two agents involved in brokering Chelsea’s deal for Kante were paid a combined total of £10.6m. Gregory Dakad received £6.4m, while Abdelkarim Douis was given £4.2m.AdvertisementAdvertisementIt was also revealed by Football Leaks that Chelsea director Maria Granovskaia even warned the club’s owner Roman Abramovich about the high fees for the two agents.Speaking to The Athletic, Arsenal’s former transfer negotiator Dick Law said of the Gunners’ potential deal for Kante: ‘When things reached an extreme, we tended to back away.’ Arsenal also missed out on a deal for Jamie Vardy in 2016 (Getty Images)Law also revealed how Jamie Vardy snubbed Arsenal after the club had agreed a transfer fee and a contract.‘The deal with Leicester was done, the deal with the player was done,’ said Law.More: FootballRio Ferdinand urges Ole Gunnar Solskjaer to drop Manchester United starChelsea defender Fikayo Tomori reveals why he made U-turn over transfer deadline day moveMikel Arteta rates Thomas Partey’s chances of making his Arsenal debut vs Man City‘He came down to visit with his wife Rebekah, he sat on the couch in front of Arsene… and then he backed off.‘On his way back to Leicester I get a call from the player saying he wants to think about it overnight.‘At that point, you know it’s bad news.’Follow Metro Sport across our social channels, on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. For more stories like this, check our sport page. Commentcenter_img Metro Sport ReporterSaturday 18 Apr 2020 8:33 pmShare this article via facebookShare this article via twitterShare this article via messengerShare this with Share this article via emailShare this article via flipboardCopy link10kShares Granit Xhaka joined Arsenal in 2016 while N’Golo Kante moved to Chelsea (Getty Images)Arsenal’s former transfer negotiator has revealed that the Gunners passed up the chance to sign N’Golo Kante ahead of Chelsea because of the high agents’ fees involved in the deal.Kante was linked with several clubs in the summer of 2016 having played a key role in Leicester City’s Premier League title success that season.Arsenal were one of the sides in the running to sign Kante but the France international ended up joining Chelsea in a £32 million deal.Earlier that summer, Arsene Wenger had bolstered his midfield options with the signing of Granit Xhaka for £35m.ADVERTISEMENTBut Wenger was unable to strengthen even further with the arrival of Kante due to the rising cost of the deal. Advertisementlast_img read more