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Martin Breheny


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Out of luck: David Tubridy of Clare after the Allianz Football League Division 2 semi-final match between Clare and Mayo at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photo: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Out of luck: David Tubridy of Clare after the Allianz Football League Division 2 semi-final match between Clare and Mayo at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photo: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Out of luck: David Tubridy of Clare after the Allianz Football League Division 2 semi-final match between Clare and Mayo at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photo: Brendan Moran/Sportsfile

Over the past month, Clare’s David Tubridy set a record as the highest scorer in Allianz Football League history, taking his total to 22-478.

His average performance rating in the Irish Independent for four games was 8-8-9-8. They have been familiar figures alongside the 34-year-old’s name during his long career.


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