Murphy says ‘First two quarters really cost us’

International RulesIreland lost this morning's test in Perth by 56 points to 46.

Paul Earley's side made a slow start, trailing Australia by 28 points at half-time.

However, two goals helped to close the gap to ten in the second half.

Speaking with Oisin Langan, Ireland captain Michael Murphy felt they left themselves too much to do.