GAA Football

Video: Mayo block goes viral

Mayo defender Rachel Kearns' brave block 

A VIDEO showing an amazing block in front of goal has gone viral with thousands of views online.

Midway through the first half of the TG4 Connacht SFC final, Mayo defender Rachel Kearns threw herself at the feet of Galway's Olivia Divilly to prevent a certain score.

Galway went on to win the match 0-17 to 0-12 but the win was overshadowed by talk of the block.

Video by Jerome Quinn Media for Connacht LGFA

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