OISIN MCCONVILLE: Is Diarmuid Connolly still the best Gaelic footballer on the planet?

Jim Gavin has escaped criticism, which is understandable given the winning run he has led Dublin on throughout the last three championships. However, he should cop some for what he did yesterday — or rather what he didn’t do.

Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly has his path to goal blocked by Mayo's Keith Higgins during the All-Ireland final yesterday. Picture: Ramsey Cardy

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