Dublin 1-18 Kerry 0-15: Awesome Dubs seal five-in-a-row
Dublin are winners to get a record-breaking fifth time in a row, even following a victory on a Kerry outfit.
Nobody can level an accusation that they needed a simple ride en route to sealing the unprecedented’five’,” as they were pushed all of the way by an emerging Kerry outfit.
The Dubs got off to a start. Racing into a 0-5 to 0-1 lead, they had the momentum in the first phases. Paul Mannion and con O’Callaghan, that had been kept silent in the drawn game, were doing real harm, notching five points between them while Ciar??n Kilkenny chipped in with a trio of their own.
The Kingdom believed there was a weakness to be exploited in the Dubs’ fullback line, delivering in three balls. But they came away with nothing, and were made to change tactic.
Eventually, the Munster side obtained a foothold in the tie. David Clifford, who was being picked up by Michael Fitzsimons, sending the ball over the bar with pinpoint accuracy and was discovering distance.
Paul Geaney was having a massive effects. Truly, Clifford, Geaney and Se??n O’Shea had bagged three things each before the fracture.
After Conor Lane called a halt following a first period that is breathtaking, they were flat in 0-10 apiece, also it was Kerry that had been the more happy given they had trailed by four factors.
As it had been verified that Jack McCaffrey was replaced by Diarmuid Connolly, there was a sense it was a setback to the Sky Blues. But mere moments after the announcement, the Dublin fans were shipped into raptures. Eoin Murchan smashed it by Shane Ryan, made a storming run also picked up possession off the throw-in.
Seconds later, Paul Mannion followed it up with a point, along with the Dubs headed by four once again.
When it was needed, Kerry mustered a response. Consecutive points from Geaney, Clifford and O’Shea reeled in the favourites, and a loud message was sent by Peter Keane’s charges – they were not going to roll around.
Since the match went the sides moved point-for-point, and the benches were also emptied.
Nonetheless, in the 62nd minute, a James McCarthy score gave a five-point result for the very first time to the Dubs.
With the match in the pot, scores began to allude the Kingdom, as they amassed seven second-half wides.
As they secured a victory ultimately, two points from Dean Rock put Dublin from sight.
There are grounds for controversy around Kerry football – that young group pushed on one of the greatest teams the way, and these 2 sides could rival a few populous .
But for the time being, it’s Dublin’s day, it is the season of Dublin, and also for the very first time the Sam Maguire Cup is currently reserving into a county to get a successive winter.
Referee: Conor Lane (Cork)
Attendance: 82,300 (approx)
Scorers such as Dublin: Paul Mannion 0-5, Ciar??n Kilkenny 0-4, Con O’Callaghan 0-3, Eoin Murchan 1-0, Dean Rock 0-3 (0-1 45), James McCarthy 0-1, David Byrne 0-1, Niall Scully 0-1.
Scorers for Kerry: David Clifford 0-5 (0-1 free), Se??n O’Shea 0-5 (0-3 frees), Paul Geaney 0-4, Adrian Spillane 0-1.
1. Stephen Cluxton
2. David Byrne
3. Michael Fitzsimons
4. Jonny Cooper
5. Jack McCaffrey
6. James McCarthy
7. John Small
8. Brian Fenton
24. Eoin Murchan
10. Niall Scully
11. Ciaran Kilkenny
12. Brian Howard
13. Paul Mannion
14. Con O’Callaghan
15. Dean Rock
Diarmuid Connolly for Jack McCaffrey (half-time)
Philly McMahon for Eoin Murchan (56th minute)
Cormac Costello to get Niall Scully (58th minute)
Cian O’Sullivan for David Byrne (68th minute)
Kevin McManamon for Paul Mannion (68th minute)
Michael Darragh Macauley for Brian Howard (74th minute)
1. Shane Ryan
2. Jason Foley
3. Tadhg Morley
4. Tom O’Sullivan
5. Paul Murphy
6. Gavin Crowley
7. Brian ?? Beaglaoich
8. David Moran
9. Jack Barry
23. Diarmuid O’Connor
11. Sean O’Shea
12. Stephen O’Brien
13. David Clifford
14. Paul Geaney
15. Adrian Spillane
Gavin White for Adrian Spillane (51st minute)
Jack Sherwood for Brian ?? Beaglaoich (51st minute)
Tommy Walsh to get Diarmuid O’Connor (56th moment )
Killian Spillane to get Paul Murphy (60th minute)
James O’Donoghue to get Jack Barry (65th minute)
Dara Moynihan to get Gavin Crowley (72nd minute)
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