Day three of the battle for Gorse Hill saw the struggle shift from one of bank versus bankrupt to one of dignity versus absurdity.


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Leo the Hungarian Puli walks down the green carpet during a photocall to launch Crufts 2015 at the NEC, Birmingham. Joe Giddens/PA Wire



‘Surprised’ Stephen O’Brien says Paul Galvin won’t get special treatment

Kerry forward Stephen O’Brien doesn’t know what look the famously dapper Paul Galvin was sporting on his surprise comeback to the Kingdom senior football panel on Tuesday night, but he welcomed the veteran’s return as strengthening the All-Ireland champions squad.


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