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O'Rourke fears Blue machine

MALACHY O'ROURKE has admitted Dublin will "run straight through" his Monaghan charges if they don't find another level in next Saturday's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final.

Last year's Ulster champions overcame Kildare in a gruelling extra-time thriller on Saturday night, leaving them just a week to recover before facing the All-Ireland kingpins at Croke Park (throw-in 6.0).

"They have very few weaknesses all over the field," said O'Rourke of Monaghan's looming Sky Blue litmus test. "If you give them time and space on the ball they will run straight through you."

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