It’s bonkers that Mayo are being punished for their early-season excellence

Quick League final-championship turnover is both unfair and unnecessary

Aidan O'Shea of Mayo in action against Stephen McMenamin of Donegal during the Division 1 match at MacCumhaill Park in Ballybofey, Donegal. Photo by Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Martin Breheny

Achievement should never be punished. It’s an essential part of why people play sport, generating a special sense of fulfilment.