PRIDE IN THE JERSEY: Donegal manager and Glasgow Celtic reserve team coach Jim McGuinness  at Celtic Park, ahead of Sunday's All-Ireland SFC final against Kerry. Picture: Sportsfile
Kingdom’s keys waiting on wings

Get the ball up the field fast. Shoot accurately from long range. These are the traditional and clichéd answers to the blanket defence. They have had their merits on different days but both are now limited in effectiveness. Donegal’s mass defence system is an evolved one and can deal with both.


Conway making the most of Munster opportunity

For those of a more indestructible nature, starting three games in a row feels like a given, a birthright almost. For Munster wing Andrew Conway, just getting back-to- back outings in the red jersey has been an all-too-rare occurrence.