GAA Statistics: Defensive Galway not protecting fullback line
Donegal need to emulate Tipperary and Roscommon's tactics to expose Tribesmen
Roscommon’s Enda Smith gets away from Galway’s Thomas Flynn during the Connacht final at Pearse Stadium. Photograph: Bryan Keane/Inpho
Even before their Connacht final collapse against Roscommon, not all Galway football supporters were too convinced about this team.
Connacht champions in Kevin Walsh’s second season, consecutive championship wins over a Mayo team that had been in pursuit of six-in-a-row, and Division Two league champions.