Galway goalscorer Damien Comer gets a pat on the head from his team-mate Michael Lundy during the Connacht SFC quarter-final match against Leitrim at Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada in carrick-on-Shannon. Photo: James Crombie/Inpho

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New York’s Gary O’Driscoll with Galway’s full back Finian Hanley during the Connacht championship encounter in the Gaelic Grounds. Photo: Andy Marlin/Inpho

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Damien Comer scored a second-half goal for Galway in their Allianz Football League Division Two game against Roscommon at Dr Hyde Park. Photograph:   James Crombie/Inpho

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Galway defender Colin Forde will miss the 2015 season with a cruciate ligament tear. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Galway’s unbeaten league record was swept from under their feet last weekend against Down, and now they’ve been dealt a double blow with scans reveali(...)

Down’s Conor Laverty and Galway’s Damian Turley. Photograph: Russell Pritchard/Inpho

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Kerry’s Paul Geaney is tackled by Galway’s Donal O’Neill during the All-Ireland quarter-final at Croke Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kerry 1-20 Galway 2-10 A lesson in know-how was the chief feature of this entertaining and eye-bogglingly open All-Ireland quarter-final in Croke Par(...)

James O’Donoghue celebrates scoring Kerry’s goal  during the  All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Galway  at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

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The    gorgeous piece of skill from Shane Walsh for his first-half point spread like wildfire on social media.  Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Tullamore will live forever in my mind as the place where I stole a prized piece of confectionery from the grasp of Brian Cowen. In May 2011, I was re(...)

 Galway’s Michael Lundy celebrates after he scored his sides fourth goal against Tipperary in Tullamore.  Photograph: James Crombie / Inpho

Galway 4-17 Tipperary 4-12 In the end this wasn’t quite the epic battle to make the All-Ireland football quarter-finals that the final scoreboa(...)

Cork manager Brian Cuthbert rings the changes for the meeting with Sligo. Photograph: Inpho

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