FIVE DONEGAL PLAYERS NOMINATED FOR ALL-STARS

first_imgMichael Murphy.GAA: Donegal have had FIVE players nominated for the 2015 GAA/GPA All-Star football awards.Paul Durcan, Ryan McHugh, Frank McGlynn, Neil Gallagher and Michael Murphy have all been nominated for the prestigious awards.FORTY-FIVE players in total have been named – unsurprisingly Dublin and Kerry have dominated the list. Donegal’s best chance of securing an All-Star probably lies with goalkeeper Paul Durcan.Dublin’s All-Ireland winning goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton didn’t receive a nomination.Durcan will battle it out for the No.1 spot with Kerry goalkeeper Brendan Kealy and Monaghan’s Rory Beggan.Donegal’s other nominations enjoyed colossal seasons for Rory Gallagher’s side – but the fact they exited at quarter-final juncture – and lost the Ulster SFC final may count against them. The nominations for the GAA/GPA All-Stars for 2015 are outlined below:GoalkeepersPaul Durcan (Donegal), Brendan Kealy (Kerry), Rory Beggan (Monaghan).DefendersFrank McGlynn (Donegal), Ryan McHugh (Donegal), James McCarthy (Dublin), Cian O’Sullivan (Dublin), Rory O’Carroll (Dublin), Jonny Cooper (Dublin), Jack McCaffrey (Dublin), Philip McMahon (Dublin), Shane Enright (Kerry), Jonathan Lyne (Kerry), Keith Higgins (Mayo), Lee Keegan (Mayo), Chris Barrett (Mayo), Vinny Corey (Monaghan), Karl O’Connell (Monaghan), Cathal McCarron (Tyrone), Ronan McNamee (Tyrone), Ronan McNabb (Tyrone). MidfieldersNeil Gallagher (Donegal), Brian Fenton (Dublin), Anthony Maher (Kerry), David Moran (Kerry), Tom Parsons (Mayo), Colm Cavanagh (Tyrone).ForwardsMichael Murphy (Donegal), Paddy Andrews (Dublin), Bernard Brogan (Dublin), Ciarán Kilkenny (Dublin), Diarmuid Connolly (Dublin), Seán Quigley (Fermanagh), Donnchadh Walsh (Kerry), Paul Geaney (Kerry), James O’Donoghue (Kerry), Donie Kingston (Laois), Cillian O’Connor (Mayo), Diarmuid O’Connor (Mayo), Aidan O’Shea (Mayo), Conor McManus (Monaghan) Peter Harte (Tyrone), Mattie Donnelly (Tyrone), Seán Cavanagh (Tyrone), Kieran Martin (Westmeath) FIVE DONEGAL PLAYERS NOMINATED FOR ALL-STARS was last modified: November 3rd, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Tags:newsSportlast_img

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