Darragh Ó Sé: O’Connor and Maughan still giving service after All-Ireland dreams beyond them

Kildare and Offaly managers are still at it long after they were the biggest names around

Jack O’Connor: Vastly experienced former Kerry manager is looking to make the best of his resources at Kildare.

Jack O’Connor: Vastly experienced former Kerry manager is looking to make the best of his resources at Kildare.

Old soldiers never die. We always hear that football is a young man’s game and all that stuff. No country for old men and what have you.

But look at who is facing off against each other on Sunday in Portlaoise. Kildare v Offaly. Jack O’Connor against John Maughan. You wouldn’t call either of them old – I’m in no position to anyway. But you wouldn’t call them young either.

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