GAA analysis: Murphy sending off cost Donegal against Dublin


GAA expert Kieran Cunningham believes Donegal may not have lost against Dublin if it was not for captain Michael Murphy’s sending off.

He said Donegal gave a good account of themselves up until Michael was given a second yellow card and pointed out that Donegal were only one point behind the Dubs at that time.

Kieran, from Glencolmcille, is chief sports writer at the Irish Daily Star newspaper and delivered his insightful analysis on Sunday Sport.

He said Donegal missed Michael’s power and physical presence in the middle of the park and predicted a victory for Donegal against their next opponents Monaghan.

He told Myles Gallagher that Dublin are the best team in the country and they can kill you in five or 10 minutes with a blitz of scores…