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Mayo were floored by a punch to the gut that they never saw coming – Tyrone’s men in the middle

The Red Hand’s unheralded midfield axis lays the platform with ambitious kick-out strategy

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Tyrone's midfield duo Brian Kennedy, left, and Conn Kilpatrick celebrate with the Sam Maguire. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Tyrone's midfield duo Brian Kennedy, left, and Conn Kilpatrick celebrate with the Sam Maguire. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Tyrone's midfield duo Brian Kennedy, left, and Conn Kilpatrick celebrate with the Sam Maguire. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Feargal Logan’s memory from Killarney just three months earlier was that they had had a “good night” afterwards.

But when they woke the following morning and began the five-and-a-half-hour trek back to Tyrone, they were “stripped bare” by the concession of six goals to a rampant home side in a league semi-final.


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