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The best images from Dublin's sensational All-Ireland final victory

There were some exceptional images on the day that Dublin won their third successive All-Ireland.
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Diarmuid Connolly’s unusual warm-up attire.

Diarmuid Connolly Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Some creative flags

A general view of a flag on Hill 16 Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Con O’Callaghan gives Dublin the dream start

Con O'Callaghan scores his sides first goal Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Controversial moments

Eoghan O'Gara with Colm Boyle Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

An unfortunate end for Jack McCaffrey

Jack McCaffrey down injured Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Things Lee did

Lee Keegan celebrates scoring Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Marching orders for Donal Vaughan

Donal Vaughan receives a red card from referee Joe McQuillan after a strike on John Small Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Cillian O’Connor misses a crucial free

Cillian O’Connor misses a late free Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Dean Rock shows nerves of steel to nail the winning point

Dean Rock kicks the winning point Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Ice cool reaction to victory

Jim Gavin at the final whistle Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO


Stephen Rochford dejected after the game Source: James Crombie/INPHO


A Mayo fan dejected after the game Source: Oisin Keniry/INPHO


Stephen Cluxton lifts the Sam Maguire Cup Source: James Crombie/INPHO

That winning feeling at the final whistle

Kevin McManamon celebrates at the final whistle Source: James Crombie/INPHO

A hat-trick of All-Irelands

Philip McMahon, Dean Rock and Ciaran Kilkenny celebrate Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Basking in the afterglow of a huge achievement

James McCarthy, Paul Flynn, Bernard Brogan and Dean Rock celebrate after the game Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

“Not again”

Robert Hennelly consoles Cillian O’Connor Source: James Crombie/INPHO

Seamus O’Shea cuts a dejected figure

Seamus O’Shea dejected Source: James Crombie/INPHO

This is how it feels

Brian Fenton celebrates after the game with Con O'Callaghan Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

To the Hill

Dublin celebrate after the game Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO

All smiles

Dublin celebrate with The Sam Maguire Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

Proud daughter

Eoghan O’Gara celebrates with his daughter Ella and The Sam Maguire Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

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