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# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 26 January, 2021

Ex-Waterford boss McGrath to stay in Laois minor role for 2021
# Management Team
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# Management Team

Ex-Waterford boss McGrath to stay in Laois minor role for 2021

Jan 26th 2021, 4:04 PM 3,775 Views 0 Comments

He will assist former Dublin hurler Declan Qualter, who has been named manager.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

'I said to myself if I’m here next year at the end of this, I’m going change up this thing radically'
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# The42 Membership

'I said to myself if I’m here next year at the end of this, I’m going change up this thing radically'

Jul 1st 2020, 8:16 PM 27,348 Views 7 Comments

Derek McGrath is this week’s guest on the How To Win At Dominoes podcast.

# derek-mcgrath - Saturday 7 March, 2020

'I'd love to have another cut at it' - hurling ambitions, Laois role and Waterford change
# Derek Mcgrath
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# Derek Mcgrath

'I'd love to have another cut at it' - hurling ambitions, Laois role and Waterford change

Mar 7th 2020, 7:30 AM 11,544 Views 5 Comments

No longer a senior hurling manager but Derek McGrath remains centrally involved in the sport.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 26 August, 2019

Derek McGrath in talks with Laois over minor hurling coaching role
# Shock Move
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# Shock Move

Derek McGrath in talks with Laois over minor hurling coaching role

Aug 26th 2019, 6:43 PM 8,737 Views 7 Comments

McGrath is set to meet Laois chiefs in the coming days but nothing has been agreed yet.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 14 August, 2019

McGrath on possible Waterford return, interest in managing another county and Sunday Game 'regrets'
# Reflections
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# Reflections

McGrath on possible Waterford return, interest in managing another county and Sunday Game 'regrets'

Aug 14th 2019, 4:39 PM 13,984 Views 12 Comments

Derek McGrath refused to rule out the prospect of returning to the Deise job.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 20 May, 2019

'If that's a yellow card we might as well give it up' - Ex-Waterford boss slams Gleeson sending off
# Bad Call
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# Bad Call

'If that's a yellow card we might as well give it up' - Ex-Waterford boss slams Gleeson sending off

May 20th 2019, 11:33 AM 10,286 Views 19 Comments

The Waterford player was dismissed with two yellow cards in their Munster SHC clash with Tipperary.

# derek-mcgrath - Friday 3 May, 2019

'They’re giving the public what they want' - Sunday Game pundit backs hurling-heavy schedule
# Championship Is Back
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# Championship Is Back

'They’re giving the public what they want' - Sunday Game pundit backs hurling-heavy schedule

May 3rd 2019, 8:00 AM 25,547 Views 55 Comments

Derek McGrath believes RTÉ made the right decision to televise nine Munster SHC games this summer.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 4 March, 2019

Derek McGrath:  'The Newbridge or nowhere stance was probably an epiphany moment for all of us'
# On Home Ground
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# On Home Ground

Derek McGrath: 'The Newbridge or nowhere stance was probably an epiphany moment for all of us'

Mar 4th 2019, 4:49 PM 6,461 Views 4 Comments

The former Waterford boss on last week’s news that Walsh Park will be available for them this summer.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 27 February, 2019

'Lovely fella, so down to earth' - Ex-Waterford boss gives coaching masterclass before All-Ireland final
# A Helping Hand
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# A Helping Hand

'Lovely fella, so down to earth' - Ex-Waterford boss gives coaching masterclass before All-Ireland final

Feb 27th 2019, 4:00 PM 13,667 Views 6 Comments

Derek McGrath took the Gailltír camogie club for a guest session ahead of their All-Ireland final this weekend.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 17 September, 2018

Waterford confirm new hurling and football managers for 2019
# Pastures New
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# Pastures New

Waterford confirm new hurling and football managers for 2019

Sep 17th 2018, 9:51 PM 30,144 Views 22 Comments

Pauric Fanning and Benji Whelan have been appointed to the respective roles.

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 26 June, 2018

McGrath open to returning as Déise hurling boss
# 5-year Plan
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# 5-year Plan

McGrath open to returning as Déise hurling boss

Jun 26th 2018, 9:40 PM 17,699 Views 4 Comments

After stepping down this month, McGrath sees the appeal of coming back when the squad’s young leaders are hitting their peak.

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 19 June, 2018

In praise of Derek - 'He was like a father figure in that regard, trying to steer you on the right path'
# Deise Leader
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# Deise Leader

In praise of Derek - 'He was like a father figure in that regard, trying to steer you on the right path'

Updated Jun 19th 2018, 8:02 PM 16,108 Views 5 Comments

Waterford forward Brian O’Halloran salutes their departing manager Derek McGrath.

'More than a manager' - Tributes pour in for departing Déise boss Derek McGrath
# Emotional Exit
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# Emotional Exit

'More than a manager' - Tributes pour in for departing Déise boss Derek McGrath

Jun 19th 2018, 9:57 AM 11,034 Views 9 Comments

Gach Rud. Gach Lá.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 18 June, 2018

'This team will be forever ingrained in my heart': Derek McGrath steps down as Déise hurling boss
# Gach Rud Gach La
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# Gach Rud Gach La

'This team will be forever ingrained in my heart': Derek McGrath steps down as Déise hurling boss

Jun 18th 2018, 9:17 PM 27,019 Views 30 Comments

‘After five thoroughly enjoyable years working with the most committed, dedicated, honest and genuine players to represent our county’.

Derek McGrath: 'I will give myself some time, I don’t have a story for you today on it'
# Deise Future
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# Deise Future

Derek McGrath: 'I will give myself some time, I don’t have a story for you today on it'

Jun 18th 2018, 11:00 AM 5,845 Views 12 Comments

Waterford’s 2018 campaign concluded in Semple Stadium yesterday.

# derek-mcgrath - Sunday 3 June, 2018

'We don’t want any discussion about referee’s decisions' - Waterford boss looking ahead
# Moving On
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# Moving On

'We don’t want any discussion about referee’s decisions' - Waterford boss looking ahead

Jun 3rd 2018, 7:47 PM 12,567 Views 24 Comments

There was plenty controversy over Tipperary’s second goal but Derek McGrath is focusing on the upcoming challenges.

Here's the controversial 'goal' that helped Tipp snatch a draw and left Waterford fans furious
# Drama
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# Drama

Here's the controversial 'goal' that helped Tipp snatch a draw and left Waterford fans furious

Jun 3rd 2018, 5:53 PM 30,036 Views 70 Comments

Austin Gleeson fumbled the sliotar – but TV replays suggested that it never crossed the line.

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 29 May, 2018

Defensive pair out for months with broken bones as Waterford's hurling injury crisis deepens
# Casualty List
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# Casualty List

Defensive pair out for months with broken bones as Waterford's hurling injury crisis deepens

May 29th 2018, 11:37 AM 14,035 Views 10 Comments

Tadhg de Búrca and Barry Coughlan both suffered serious injuries in last Sunday’s game in Ennis.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 7 March, 2018

Waterford's affinity with Mayo, the anonymity for players based in Dublin and league struggles
# Drive For Deise
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# Drive For Deise

Waterford's affinity with Mayo, the anonymity for players based in Dublin and league struggles

Mar 7th 2018, 4:35 PM 7,640 Views 2 Comments

Derek McGrath is back plotting Waterford’s fortunes for a fifth season.

Waterford boss confirms key forward set to miss entire 2018 season
# Shane Bennett
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# Shane Bennett

Waterford boss confirms key forward set to miss entire 2018 season

Mar 7th 2018, 6:30 AM 15,078 Views 3 Comments

Derek McGrath hasn’t been able to persuade Shane Bennett back to the Deise setup.

# derek-mcgrath - Saturday 27 January, 2018

9 of Waterford's All-Ireland team to face Wexford as Limerick hand out 3 league debuts
# Starting XV
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# Starting XV

9 of Waterford's All-Ireland team to face Wexford as Limerick hand out 3 league debuts

Jan 27th 2018, 11:45 AM 6,240 Views 1 Comment

Derek McGrath and John Kiely take their sides into league action tomorrow.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 22 January, 2018

Injury setbacks for Waterford's Devine and O'Keeffe while hope not lost of Bennett playing in 2018
# Deise Options
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# Deise Options

Injury setbacks for Waterford's Devine and O'Keeffe while hope not lost of Bennett playing in 2018

Jan 22nd 2018, 7:31 PM 7,948 Views 2 Comments

Derek McGrath’s side start their league campaign against Wexford on Sunday.

# derek-mcgrath - Thursday 21 December, 2017

Staying on! A 16th season beckons in 2018 for Waterford senior hurling veteran
# Brick Walsh
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# Brick Walsh

Staying on! A 16th season beckons in 2018 for Waterford senior hurling veteran

Dec 21st 2017, 10:12 AM 6,925 Views 3 Comments

Michael Walsh started out with Waterford in 2003.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 8 November, 2017

'We’ll go all in for 2018 and see how it goes': Derek McGrath ready for one more crack at Liam
# Run It Back
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# Run It Back

'We’ll go all in for 2018 and see how it goes': Derek McGrath ready for one more crack at Liam

Nov 8th 2017, 10:09 PM 5,296 Views 3 Comments

McGrath has confirmed he’ll remain in charge of Waterford for 2018.

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 7 November, 2017

The challenge for McGrath and Waterford hurlers as they aim to take final step in 2018
# Deise Demands
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# Deise Demands

The challenge for McGrath and Waterford hurlers as they aim to take final step in 2018

Nov 7th 2017, 6:38 PM 6,325 Views 3 Comments

The Waterford hurling manager has committed again to their cause for 2018.

Derek McGrath to stay in charge of Waterford hurlers for a fifth season
# CONFIRMED
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# CONFIRMED

Derek McGrath to stay in charge of Waterford hurlers for a fifth season

Nov 7th 2017, 8:30 AM 4,457 Views 7 Comments

The manager’s future had been uncertain in the wake of the heartbreaking All-Ireland final loss to Galway.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

'It’s still raw, hugely disappointing' - Coping with Waterford's All-Ireland setback
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

'It’s still raw, hugely disappointing' - Coping with Waterford's All-Ireland setback

Sep 20th 2017, 3:37 PM 6,220 Views 11 Comments

Captain Kevin Moran on the loss to Galway and the future of his manager.

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

Derek McGrath criticises RTÉ for Up For The Match sketch with sweeping brushes
# Not Funny
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# Not Funny

Derek McGrath criticises RTÉ for Up For The Match sketch with sweeping brushes

Sep 5th 2017, 8:00 AM 56,529 Views 74 Comments

“It was disappointing to see the ball being passed from brush to brush on national television.”

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 4 September, 2017

'He’s the best team player that’s ever played for Waterford – simple as'
# Brilliant Brick
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# Brilliant Brick

'He’s the best team player that’s ever played for Waterford – simple as'

Sep 4th 2017, 7:00 AM 15,435 Views 6 Comments

Derek McGrath lauded Michael Brick Walsh after yesterday’s final.

# derek-mcgrath - Sunday 3 September, 2017

Waterford boss McGrath 'overcome with pride' despite All-Ireland final heartbreak
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Waterford boss McGrath 'overcome with pride' despite All-Ireland final heartbreak

Sep 3rd 2017, 7:21 PM 17,220 Views 15 Comments

“Moral victories are probably gone in Waterford. It’s so hard to get back here again.”

# derek-mcgrath - Thursday 31 August, 2017

53 scores, a late winning goal and a club classic that binds the Galway and Waterford bosses
# Thurles Thriller
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# Thurles Thriller

53 scores, a late winning goal and a club classic that binds the Galway and Waterford bosses

Aug 31st 2017, 4:15 PM 8,736 Views 0 Comments

Mícheal Donoghue and Derek McGrath were on opposite sides for the 2011 All-Ireland club semi-final.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 30 August, 2017

Derek and Dan, the sideline combo guiding Waterford - 'He is a fine fella, a witty, funny fella'
# Deise Duo
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# Deise Duo

Derek and Dan, the sideline combo guiding Waterford - 'He is a fine fella, a witty, funny fella'

Aug 30th 2017, 8:15 PM 16,804 Views 13 Comments

Their hurling relationship stretches back 23 years.

Great footage of Derek McGrath and Micheál Donoghue in opposition in the 1992 minor final
# Flashback
From The42
# Flashback

Great footage of Derek McGrath and Micheál Donoghue in opposition in the 1992 minor final

Aug 30th 2017, 12:42 PM 15,916 Views 4 Comments

“How many fingers am I holding up?”

# derek-mcgrath - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Waterford won't appeal Conor Gleeson suspension for All-Ireland final with Galway
# Sidelined
From The42
# Sidelined

Waterford won't appeal Conor Gleeson suspension for All-Ireland final with Galway

Aug 22nd 2017, 11:35 AM 6,401 Views 15 Comments

The defender will miss the clash on 3 September.

# derek-mcgrath - Monday 14 August, 2017

Waterford a bridge too far for Cork but they can reflect on plenty good work in 2017
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

Waterford a bridge too far for Cork but they can reflect on plenty good work in 2017

Aug 14th 2017, 6:34 PM 8,872 Views 7 Comments

The Rebels have bowed out but can reflect on major progress.

25 years on from playing in minor final, Waterford and Galway bosses to face off in senior decider
# We Meet Again
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# We Meet Again

25 years on from playing in minor final, Waterford and Galway bosses to face off in senior decider

Aug 14th 2017, 4:50 PM 8,890 Views 3 Comments

Derek McGrath and Micheal Donoghue cross paths once more.

# derek-mcgrath - Sunday 13 August, 2017

Massive day for Waterford, Cork have still made progress in 2017 and Gleeson in trouble
# Expert View
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# Expert View

Massive day for Waterford, Cork have still made progress in 2017 and Gleeson in trouble

Aug 13th 2017, 8:16 PM 12,050 Views 23 Comments

The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back at today’s match in Croke Park.

# derek-mcgrath - Saturday 12 August, 2017

'In the case of Waterford fans, it's the hope that sustains them year after year'
# I Loves My County
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# I Loves My County

'In the case of Waterford fans, it's the hope that sustains them year after year'

Aug 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 11,608 Views 39 Comments

Waterford supporter Amy O’Connor on a county’s dream to finally land the Liam MacCarthy Cup.

# derek-mcgrath - Wednesday 9 August, 2017

Selection Box - What decisions face Cork and Waterford in picking their teams for Sunday?
# Starting XV
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# Starting XV

Selection Box - What decisions face Cork and Waterford in picking their teams for Sunday?

Aug 9th 2017, 6:30 PM 8,149 Views 2 Comments

Derek McGrath and Kieran Kingston are putting the finishing touches to their preparations.

# derek-mcgrath - Friday 4 August, 2017

Waterford blow as Tadhg de Búrca's appeal rejected in late-night hearing
# Deise
From The42
# Deise

Waterford blow as Tadhg de Búrca's appeal rejected in late-night hearing

Aug 4th 2017, 7:56 AM 18,921 Views 67 Comments

Sweeper expected to take his case to the DRA ahead of All-Ireland semi-final v Cork.

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