16 moments to remember from The Sunday Game this season

It finished up on TV last night but here’s a recap of the major incidents from throughout the summer.

IT’S DOMINATED THE Sunday night viewing since May but last night ‘The Sunday Game’ finished up after the conclusion of another season.

So what better time to reflect on some of the moments to remember from the 2014 offerings?

Here, in no particular order, are 16 moments to remember.


16. ‘The Colours of the Summer’ promo before the season throw-in

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15. Colm Cooper named his three toughest opponents

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14. The reaction to Anthony Nash’s penalty against Waterford

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13. The debate over dual players

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12. Martin McHugh classed Colm Cooper as a ‘two-trick pony’

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11. Seamus Hickey’s emotional interview after Limerick lost the All-Ireland semi-final

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10. Donal Óg Cusack outlined Cork’s hurling crisis

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9. Pat wouldn’t let Joe finish his point at half-time of Dublin against Donegal

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8. Marty Morrissey did the Ice Bucket challenge

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7. Then Kieran McGeeney put Brolly, Spillane and O’Rourke under the spotlight

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6. The ‘Somewhere Only We Know’ promo for the All-Ireland hurling final

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5. And then ‘The Wild Atlantic Way’ promo before the All-Ireland football final

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4. Joe Brolly praised systems

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3. Pat Spillane dismantled systems

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2. Kieran Donaghy called out Joe Brolly after Kerry are crowned champions

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1. And James O’Donoghue had banter about Donaghy and Twitter

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What was your favourite moment from The Sunday Game this year? Let us know in the comments section below.

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