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Poll: Who's the greatest player never to win an All-Ireland senior football medal?

Some of the greats of the game never managed to claim the Celtic Cross.

Wexford's Matty Forde and Down's Benny Coulter.
Wexford's Matty Forde and Down's Benny Coulter.
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SOME OF THE greats of the game have never managed to get their hands on that elusive Celtic Cross.

There was disappointing final defeats for some like players from Mayo, Kildare and Roscommon.

Others like Declan Browne and Matty Forde were feted as some of the greatest attackers but never managed to grace the stage on All-Ireland final day.

But who is the greatest to never win an All-Ireland senior medal?

We’ve picked out ten of the best. Let us know what you think.

Poll Results:

Who have we left out? Let us know

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