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Sunday 26 March 2023 Dublin: 3°C

# Mickey Harte

This month
March 2023
# wee giants
Louth's rise: Mickey Harte's team overcome the odds to shine in second tier
Last year’s Division 3 champions have all but preserved their league status for 2024.
This year
# From The Harte
Harte defends O'Byrne Cup position: 'People who don't know what they're talking about'
The Louth manager addressed the recent controversy over withdrawals from the pre-season competition.
Last year
# statement
Louth GAA respond to 'certain rumours' regarding Mickey Harte's future
The county’s manager has been linked with Derry club Slaughtneil.
# staying on
Mickey Harte extends his spell as Louth manager until end of 2025
The Tyrone All-Ireland winner was first appointed in November 2020.
# Faith
'Each morning, I pause here beside Michaela and pray'
Read an extract from Mickey Harte’s book ‘Devotion’.
All time
# We Hardly Knew ye
Louth's championship ending in June after one game is 'a bit sad really' - Mickey Harte
‘That’s not fair for the effort and work that people put in and I think it’s really hurting the less developed counties.’
# In The Hotseat
New Tyrone bosses 'hope to espouse a lot of Mickey's values' and highly-rated coach returns
Feargal Logan and Brian Dooher have paid tributes to outgoing Tyrone boss Mickey Harte.
# Two-man job
Tyrone appoint Feargal Logan and Brian Dooher to take charge of senior side
The pair will succeed Mickey Harte for a three-year term.
# surprise appointment
'Were we thinking we had a good chance? Probably not' - Inside Louth's shock move for Harte
Mickey Harte was announced as the new Louth manager last night.
Mickey Harte takes on role as Louth manager
The Tyrone legend has been confirmed in the role on a three-year term.
# Speaking From The Harte
'A lot of those Tyrone players had been through tragedies. Unfortunately it was at his own door this time’
Former Tyrone players Cathal McCarron and PJ Quinn give an insight into Mickey Harte the man.
# red handover
Red Hand great Canavan rules himself out of Tyrone job and pays tribute to Mickey Harte
Harte’s 18-year reign as Tyrone football boss has come to an end.
# Red Hand Ruler
'This man did it all' and 'one of the all-time greatest managers' - tributes paid to departing Mickey Harte
The Tyrone football manager’s 18-year reign has come to an end.
# End of an era
Mickey Harte's 18-year reign as Tyrone manager has come to an end
The Red Hand won three All-Ireland titles under his watch.
# in the balance
Mickey Harte's request to extend reign as Tyrone manager rejected – reports
After 18 seasons at the helm, the 68-year-old is currently the longest-serving manager in inter-county football.
# Hitting Out
'I don’t understand why people who don’t play the game, get to make the decisions'
Mickey Harte, Dessie Farrell and Niall Morgan offer contrasting views on the GAA’s new backpass rule.
# Red Hand
Mickey Harte rings the Tyrone changes for visit of Kerry to Omagh
Cathal McShane is held in reserve, though.
# Going nowhere
The game-changer - saying no to Oz causes sudden shift in Tyrone's outlook for 2020
Cathal McShane’s move is a major lift for Mickey Harte’s side.
# biting back
'Sick of it' and 'comical' - Kennelly and Clarke respond to Mickey Harte's AFL criticism
‘We’ve got [recruiters] for the AFL within our own ranks of the GAA, and that’s sad,’ the Tyrone boss said.
# coaching ticket
Mickey Harte adds former Antrim star to Tyrone backroom team for 2020 season
‘Broad-based coach’ Kevin Madden joins the Red Hand set-up.
# reflections
'Huge loss' of Tyrone S&C coach, Harte's future and watching back Kerry defeat
Red Hand midfielder Richie Donnelly has backed Mickey Harte to remain in charge.
# take it as red
Tyrone legend O'Neill steps down from Mickey Harte's backroom team
O’Neill had been Tyrone forwards coach for the past two seasons.
# red handover
'That baton has to be passed on' - Time for Mickey Harte to go, says Sean Cavanagh
The former Tyrone star reckons his one-time boss should make way for a new manager.
# Speak From The Harte
Mickey Harte: 'So one day that will be put to bed, so don't worry about that'
The Tyrone boss feels there is still more to come from his side after their loss to Kerry.
# On the box
Mickey Harte: Sky's introduction to GAA has resulted in 'more insightful analysis'
The Tyrone boss dismisses the common refrain that all big games should be free-to-air.
# Harte to Harte
Tyrone boss on Super 8s format, turnaround for semi-final and Kerry challenge
After yesterday’s loss to Dublin, a clash with Kerry awaits next Sunday.
# Looking Back
All-Ireland minor final defeat to Cork 47 years ago created a burning desire inside Mickey Harte
The counties face-off in the Super 8s this weekend.
# statement
Tyrone boss issues apology over video of players singing rebel song during parade
The Tyrone squad were returning from their win over Cavan in Clones.
# Red Hand rule
McCurry goal seals impressive Tyrone win over 14-man Kildare
St Conleth’s Park hosted today’s game.
# Northern Sounds
Two changes as Tyrone get set for heavyweight clash against Donegal
Michael McKernan and Connor McAliskey are both named to start in Breffni Park.
# winning ways
Cathal McShane leads the way as Tyrone book Ulster semi-final spot with 14-point victory
Mickey Harte’s men booked their place in this year’s Ulster SFC final with a 14 point win.
# fly-keeper
'There is a risk and a gamble in doing it' - Fly-goalie Morgan 'has the license' to join Tyrone attack
Niall Morgan has scored two points from play for Tyrone in the league so far.
# Red Hands Return
9 of Tyrone's All-Ireland final team named to start for Sunday's league opener against Kerry
Laois boss John Sugrue has also unveiled his side to face Down tomorrow night.
# Red Hands
Boost for Tyrone as attacking pair return to starting side and Canavan's son named on the bench
Tyrone will travel to Celtic Park tomorrow night to face Derry.
# Between the sticks
Tyrone GAA keeper to line out in Irish League Cup semi-final against Linfield
Dungannon Swifts take on Linfield in their final-four clash tonight.
# Colm Cavanagh
'I’ve no problem now reading criticism or reading good things. I’m thick-skinned, I can take it.'
The two-time All-Star winner on his rise to become a leader in the Tyrone ranks.
# Harte Felt
'I know something that's much, much worse than this and never could be compared to this'
Tyrone manager Mickey Harte has been able to retain a sense of perspective in the wake of his first All-Ireland senior final defeat.
# Battle
Mickey Harte reveals he is in the clear following cancer treatment
The Tyrone boss was diagnosed with bladder cancer in early 2015.
# Red Hand
One change as Tyrone name team to face Dublin in All-Ireland final showdown
Mark Bradley starts in place of Lee Brennan.
# Speaking From The Harte
'This is the game he loves, this is the job he loves, this is the county he loves'
Mark Harte says his father Mickey is fully enjoying the build-up to his first All-Ireland final in a decade.