The coffin of Monaghan GAA U20 star Brendan Óg Duffy is taken into St McCartan’s Cathedral in Monaghan town, for his funeral on July 21st. Photograph: Niall Carson/PA Wire

By the Sunday night after Brendan Óg Ó Dufaigh died, his body still wasn’t home from hospital. The local machinery that guides a place through these t(...)