Thursday 17 August 2017

Crokes defeat boost for Kerry

Eugene McGee

Eugene McGee

Dr Crokes defeat will, ironically, provide a welcome boost for Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice.

It means that he will soon be able to call on the services of several Crokes players, notably Eoin Brosnan and Colm Cooper.

A few others will surely be in contention, bearing in mind the recent pathetic performances of the Kerry team.

In general, Kerry GAA people do not do panic, but a few more ignominious defeats in the league like those suffered against Mayo and Dublin might change all that.

Still, I have never known Kerry to worry about football in February.

Irish Independent

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