Donegal captain Michael Murphy already looking ahead to Ulster final battle

Michael Murphy 1 Donegal GAA

Donegal captain Michael Murphy said they beat Monaghan in Saturday’s Ulster Championship quarter-final because every single player did their very best.

Holders Monaghan were beaten at the second time of asking in yesterday’s replay after the first match was drawn thanks to a dramatic injury time equaliser.

Donegal won the replay in Cavan by a single point - Donegal 0-17 (17) v 2-10 (16) Monaghan - and now face the winner of today's other semi between Tyrone and Cavan.

Michael told Highland Radio’s GAA correspondent Tom Comack that the players are delighted to have got over the line and are now getting ready for a "battle" in the final…