The Little Book of GAA Facts
A comprehensive collection of stories, statistics and little known facts from the worlds of hurling, camogie, men’s and ladies’ football and GAA handball.
Did you know that in 1924, Mick Gill created history by winning two All-Ireland Senior Hurling medals in the same year and for different counties?
Jack Lynch is the only player in GAA history to have won six successive All-Ireland medals (five in hurling).
The 2013 All-Ireland Hurling Final was the first to be played under flood-lights, exactly 100 years after Croke Park was first purchased.
Do you know the name of every inter-county ground in Ireland? Who was full forward on the team of the Millenium? Who was the 1,000th All Star Award winner?
In ’The Little Book of GAA Facts’, Eddie Ryan has gathered together a treasure trove of knowledge about a nation’s passion.