Aidan O’Shea’s renaissance just one reason why Mayo look ready to banish their Sam Maguire hoodoo

Can Caelan Doris’ Grand Slam glory spur on his native county’s footballers to pass their own ultimate test?

Aidan O'Shea and his Mayo teammates before the Allianz Football League Division 1 win over Donegal in Ballybofey last Sunday. Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Roy Curtis

As the clocks spring forward this weekend, so Mayo’s sporting obsession shifts from Ballina Grand Slam winner, Caelan Doris, to re-centre on Aidan O’Shea and football’s great hunger.