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Kerry's Shane Conway was dubbed "the Messi of Hurling" by his manager at UCC after this year's Fitzgibbon Cup success. Photo: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Kerry's Shane Conway was dubbed "the Messi of Hurling" by his manager at UCC after this year's Fitzgibbon Cup success. Photo: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Kerry's Shane Conway was dubbed "the Messi of Hurling" by his manager at UCC after this year's Fitzgibbon Cup success. Photo: Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Managers piling on the praise is standard after winning performances, but UCC boss, Tom Kingston took it to a new level after his team’s win over IT Carlow in the Fitzgibbon Cup final last February.

Despite being reduced to 14, UCC battled back from five points down in the concluding quarter to win by a point, with Shane Conway (below) inspirational.


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