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A jibe at Pat Spillane, an iconic goal and so much more - Iconic voice has carried down the decades

Michael O'Hehir missed out on commentating on his 100th All-Ireland decider after suffering a stroke in 1985

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‘Michael O’Hehir’s voice still reverberates in the GAA consciousness and has a kind of mystic quality
with the passing of time’. Photo: Connolly Collection

‘Michael O’Hehir’s voice still reverberates in the GAA consciousness and has a kind of mystic quality with the passing of time’. Photo: Connolly Collection

‘Michael O’Hehir’s voice still reverberates in the GAA consciousness and has a kind of mystic quality with the passing of time’. Photo: Connolly Collection

"And what a marvellous reception Noel (Lane) has got from the people that are here. They're nearly all Galway, Cork didn't travel. They were waiting for the final. Now it looks a long way off."

1985 All-Ireland hurling semi-final,

Michael O'Hehir's last commentary