A Late Kick In the Derry Air – Derry 1-18 Kildare 1-17

Having seemingly turned a corner these last few weeks, Kildare reached for reverse gear in Celtic Park. For sure there were plenty of positives and the temptation many of us succumbed to in the immediate frustrating aftermath was to blame the officials. More of that later. This had more in common with Tyrone in 2014 … Read moreA Late Kick In the Derry Air – Derry 1-18 Kildare 1-17

Golden Generation’s Dream Turns to Nightmare – Kildare’s Wasted Years ’65-’78 (Part 1)

We recently updated our Results section with a complete record of Kildare’s results (& scorers) at senior level in football from 1965 to 1979 and now have all results and scorers for the last 52 years.  See here. Kildare’s 2013 under-21’s are rightly regarded as the most talented group of players to come out of … Read moreGolden Generation’s Dream Turns to Nightmare – Kildare’s Wasted Years ’65-’78 (Part 1)

Agony, ecstasy and existential despair in Tullamore: the ups and downs of being a Kildare supporter

Guest Post by Paul Nolan 1-ENTER MICKO The Kildare 365 site tells me that my initiation into the tribal rites of following the county’s footballers began on October 7, 1990, just under two weeks shy of my ninth birthday. It was an auspicious date to commence my lifelong fandom, as it was the very first … Read moreAgony, ecstasy and existential despair in Tullamore: the ups and downs of being a Kildare supporter

What’s Rare is Beautiful as Kildare crush Meath

Of course the quality of the opposition must be taken into account. Of course Leinster teams can only judge themselves on performances against teams from outside the province. Or so the theory goes anyway. And of course it’s the first Sunday of February. But days like today are so rare for the Kildare supporter we’ll … Read moreWhat’s Rare is Beautiful as Kildare crush Meath