Hard to beat tradition and belief
Published 10/08/2009 | 00:00
We can jazz up Gaelic football as much as we like, we can pack the dressing-rooms with all kinds of gurus, bring teams on motivational outings to exotic, expensive places and talk science until the cows come home.
Yet, after all that, one definite message remains above all nowadays -- a county's tradition and their method of playing the game is THE most important component for success.
That is why Meath swept aside Mayo with some ease yesterday, caused a major shock in most people's eyes and left their next opponents Kerry with problems they had never anticipated.