Galway captain Fiontán Ó Curraoin lifts the cup after victory over  Cork in Saturday’s All-Ireland Under-21 football final at the Gaelic Grounds, Limerick. Photograph: Inpho

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Cork’s Brian O’Driscoll in action during the semi-final against Cavan. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

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Fiontán Ó Curraoin and team-mates  in action against Kildare  in the All-Ireland Under-21 semi-final. Photograph: Inpho

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Galway’s Seán Moran holds off Kildare’s Fergal Conway during their All-Ireland under-21 football semi-final. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

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