Wednesday 18 October 2017

Connacht SFC semi final as it happened: Galway pull off upset for the ages with epic win over Mayo

18 June 2016; Eamon Brannigan of Galway celebrates after scoring his side's opening point during the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final match between Mayo and Galway at Elverys MacHale Park in Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photo by Daire Brennan/Sportsfile
18 June 2016; Eamon Brannigan of Galway celebrates after scoring his side's opening point during the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final match between Mayo and Galway at Elverys MacHale Park in Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photo by Daire Brennan/Sportsfile
Mayo supporter Lily Anne Gannon, age 7, from Lahardane, Co. Mayo, prior to the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final match between Mayo and Galway at Elverys MacHale Park in Castlebar, Co Mayo. Photo by Daire Brennan/Sportsfile
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Galway have smashed Mayo's long-standing domination of Connacht football with a well deserved 1-12 to 0-12 victory at McHale Park.

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