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These are the 6 nominees for the latest GAA player of the month awards but who gets your vote?

Dublin, Mayo and Tipperary players are in the running.

THE NOMINEES FOR the latest GAA-GPA Opel player of the month awards have been revealed with Dublin and Mayo players contesting the football awards while it’s an all-Tipperary selection on the hurling front.

pjimage (4) Three counties have players in the hunt for honours.

The awards are for the month of September but also take in last Saturday’s football final replay which took place on 1 October.

Dublin’s powerful midfielder Brian Fenton, Mayo’s explosive wing-back Patrick Durcan and Dublin’s man-of-the-match in the replay Michael Fitzsimons are in the shout for the football accolade.

While in the hurling it’s a trio of Tipperary players selection with Seamus Callanan, John McGrath and Ronan Maher all in the running.

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Callanan hit a sensational tally of 0-13 – with 0-9 from play – in the final win over Kilkenny while John McGrath fired 1-3 in the same game. Maher superbly anchored Tipperary’s defence in the same match.

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