Harry Murphy (Gaelic football manager)

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Harry Murphy
Personal information
Irish name Anraí Ó Murchú
Sport Gaelic football
Born Rathnew, County Wicklow
Club management
Years Club
1999-2011 Rathnew
Inter-county management
Years County
2011-2014 Wicklow

Harry Murphy is a Gaelic football manager from County Wicklow.


Murphy won Leinster club with Rathnew in 2001 and also led the Wicklow side to seven senior football county titles during his 12-year tenure, including an impressive four consecutive titles from 2000-2003.


After Kerry legend Mick O'Dwyer stepped down in the wake of defeat at the hands of Armagh,[1] Murphy was appointed as the Wicklow senior football team on 29 August 2011.[2][3]


  1. ^ McMahon, James (17 July 2011). "Mick O'Dwyer: What does the future hold?". RTÉ Sport. Retrieved 17 July 2011. 
  2. ^ "Murphy appointed to Wicklow post". RTÉ Sport. 30 August 2011. Retrieved 30 August 2011. Updated: Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 10:28 [...] The appointment of the Rathnew man was confirmed on the Wicklow GAA website on Monday evening... 
  3. ^ Kennedy, Mark (31 August 2011). "Murphy new Senior football manager: Rathnew man takes over from Mick O'Dwyer". Wicklow People. Retrieved 31 August 2011. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Mick O'Dwyer
Wicklow Senior Football Manager
Succeeded by
Johnny Magee