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In The Irish News on Sept 30, 1996: Meath escape to victory - and Royals fan escapes death in stand fall

Mayo manager John Maughan was unhappy with the refereeing in the stormy 1996 All-Ireland SFC Final replay. Pic Ann McManus
A GAA fan had a miraculous escape from death when he fell through the roof of a stand during yesterday's All-Ireland final replay at Dublin's Croke Park. Several other supporters were injur[...]

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