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Watch: The story of Roscommon GAA's road to redemption

How Kevin McStay’s side overcame the odds and silenced the critics.

ROSCOMMON’S FOOTBALLERS WERE largely written off ahead of this year’s Connacht Championship.

However, a new documentary, AIB’s “Behind The Gates,” takes a close look at how Kevin McStay’s side overcame the odds and silenced the critics to lift the 2017 crown.

Watch the first episode of the four-part series below, depicting the atmosphere at Roscommon’s training camp at Johnstown House, in the weeks leading up to the crucial clash with Galway.

The remaining episodes will air on and AIB’s Facebook, Twitter and other social media channels.

Source: AIB Bank/YouTube

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