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Mayo’s speed from deep could be a major problem for Kerry unless they get their tactics right

Philly McMahon


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Kerry's David Clifford, left, and Mayo''s Oisín Mullin tussle during the sides' Allianz Football League Division 1 clash at Austin Stack Park in Tralee. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Kerry's David Clifford, left, and Mayo''s Oisín Mullin tussle during the sides' Allianz Football League Division 1 clash at Austin Stack Park in Tralee. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

Kerry's David Clifford, left, and Mayo''s Oisín Mullin tussle during the sides' Allianz Football League Division 1 clash at Austin Stack Park in Tralee. Photo: Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile

I don't know what height they gave me in the match programme for the 2015 All-Ireland final but I went into the game feeling about 6’8”.

Nothing broadens a defender’s shoulders more than being given the prime gig: marking the opposition’s star player in a big match.


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