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Watch: Diarmuid Connolly could be in hot water after this heated exchange with the linesman

By the letter of the law, even a “minor interference” with an official would bring a minimum 12-week suspension.

DUBLIN FORWARD DIARMUID Connolly could have a suspension heading his way after a heated exchange with linesman Ciaran Brannigan during today’s Leinster SFC quarter-final.

Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Dublin advanced with a 12-point win but Connolly appeared to shove Brannigan in the chest in the second-half of the game.

By the letter of the law, even a “minor interference” with an official would bring a minimum 12-week suspension.

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