Mayo GAA have confirmed that James Horan has added Ciaran McDonald to his senior football backroom team.
McDonald played senior county football with Mayo between 1994 and 2008. The acclaimed forward wonan All-Ireland club title in 2001.
His role will be to work closely with James Burke in a coaching capacity and will support the development of the players in a football context.
James Horan welcomed the news “I am really delighted to welcome Ciaran into the Support Team of Mayo GAA. He brings a wealth of experience, vision and skill to our coaching set up and this will also fit in very well with the development phase we are currently in with this senior squad.”
The management team and squad officially recommenced its training for the 2020 season on 1 December at Elvery’s Mac Hale Park. Mayo’s first game of the 2020 Allianz National Football League new season is against Donegal in Ballybofey on Saturday 25th January