Galway Minor Footballers Book Place In All-Ireland Final

The Galway Minor Footballers are in the All-Ireland Final on the 1st of September following a 0-14 to 0-13 win over Kerry in the Semi-Final played in Croke Park.

This was a special win for Galway who in turn ended Kerry’s dominance in the competition that stretched back to 2013’s All-Ireland Quarter Final. A run of 34 games unbeaten and five All-Ireland titles in a row.

Here is another chance to hear the commentary of this famous win with Tommy Devane and Kevin Dwyer.

The Match Report with Kevin Dwyer

After The game, Tommy spoke to Galway manager Donal O’Fatharta

The Galway captain and man of the match is Jonathan McGrath, He spoke to Tommy after the game.

Galway: D Holleran; J McGrath, R King, L Tevnan, C Hernon (0-01), E Fiorentini, K O’Neill; L McLaughlin, D O’Flaherty; E Nolan, W Seoige (0-02), D Brady (0-02); N Grainger (0-01), T Culhane (0-06, 4f), D Cox (0-01).

Subs: C Gallagher for O’Flaherty, N Cunningham for Grainger (47), J Webb for O’Neill (50), D Kennedy (0-01) for Brady (56)

Kerry: D Burns; L Chester, A Dineen, K O’Sullivan; E O’Sullivan, A Curran, S O’Brien (0-01); C O Beaglaoich, R Collins; C Crowley (0-01), J O’Connor (0-02), D Lynch (0-03); D Geaney (0-03), G Hassett, E O’Shea (0-03).

Subs: D O’Callaghan for Crowley (38), J Linehan for Lynch (44), K Goulding for O’Shea (54), T O Hainifein for Collins (57), R OGrady for Geaney (62)

Referee: M McNally (Monaghan).

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