It’s quite conceivable that Tyrone and Monaghan could meet three times in this year’s Minor Football Championship, thanks to the advent of the provincial qualifiers and All-Ireland quarter-final back door.
TYRONE stalwart Colm Cavanagh feels that they have evolved since last year – and admitted that continuing to do as they had been in the past and expecting a different return would be “the definition of insanity”.
Tactical Take Tyrone THE Red Hands left Cathal McShane up front with Darren McCurry giving support from the deep and packed their own half in familiar style to smother the Cavan forwards and then break with pace on the counterattack.
All-Ireland SFC qualifiers round four: Cork v Laois (today, 5pm, Thurles) NEITHER Cork nor Laois would have been at the forefront of thinking when it came to listing sides for a potential Super 8s place earlier in the year, but they both stand at the doorstep knowing this time next year they could be playing in a ‘B’ championship.
All-Ireland SFC qualifiers round four: Galway v Mayo (today, 7pm, Gaelic Grounds) WITH the Gaelic Grounds painted all week as a cliff edge, there’s never been a greater onus on these two to get it right against each other.