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Keith Higgins in action with Jimmy Feehan.
Keith Higgins in action with Jimmy Feehan.
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Do you agree with The Sunday Game's football man-of-the-match award?

Jarlath Burns, Dessie Dolan and Tomás Ó Sé delivered their verdict this evening.
Aug 21st 2016, 10:27 PM 12,174 12

MAYO BOOKED THEIR place in the All-Ireland football championship final for the third time in five years this afternoon as they did enough to see off a spirited Tipperary outfit at Croke Park.

Stephen Rochford’s men were forced to endure some nervy moments but eventually got the job done to advance to next month’s decider — and their 2-13 to 0-14 victory was underpinned by several standout performances.

On RTÉ’s The Sunday Game, panelists Jarlath Burns, Dessie Dolan and Tomás Ó Sé singled out Aidan O’Shea, Andy Moran and Keith Higgins for praise.

In the end, they selected Higgins as the man-of-the-match from today’s semi-final — although O’Shea earned the award from Sky Sports.

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Do you agree with the selection or would you have included a different nominee? Have your say below.


Poll Results:

Andy Moran (1447)
Keith Higgins (1354)
 Aidan O'Shea (495)



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