Galway’s Ryan Forde gets the ball away despite the attentions of Sligo’s Michael Gordon at yesterday’s Connacht GAA  Minor Football Championship Final in  Dr Hyde Park, Roscommon. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

A late Conor McDaid free rescued Galway in a poor Connacht minor final at Dr Hyde Park yesterday. At stages in the game Galway looked as if they could(...)

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