Darragh Ó Sé: Donegal suddenly flavour of the month again

Bonner’s men have key building blocks in place as they follow Dublin’s playbook

Donegal: They’re the great white hope all of a sudden, the only ones who can save us from the five-in-a-row for Dublin – if one is to gauge by the reaction to their Ulster championship triumph.  Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Donegal: They’re the great white hope all of a sudden, the only ones who can save us from the five-in-a-row for Dublin – if one is to gauge by the reaction to their Ulster championship triumph. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Above in Donegal, they must be rolling their eyes at the rest of the country at this stage. All of a sudden, everybody is in love with them. You don’t hear a word said about blanket defences or negative tactics or any of that stuff anymore.

The only thing the rest of the country wants is for somebody to give Dublin a game and they’re at the top of the queue after another Ulster title. So they’re getting love from all corners now.

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