AIB GAA semi-finals tension building

AIB GAA semi-finals tension building

The AIB GAA football semi-finals are on the way - the final is the GAA's club showcase on St Patrick's Day at Croke Park, but before that, the semi-finals have to be fought and won..

Kilmurry-Ibrickane are bidding to reach the final for the first time, having lost their previous attempt to Ballina (Mayo) in 2005.

Portlaoise are in the semi-final for the seventh time, having won two and lost four of their previous six attempts. They last reached the final in 2005 where they lost to Ballina.

It’s Galway v Antrim in what promises to be a great contest in Parnell Park. Corofin, who won the All-Ireland title in 1998, are back in the semi-final for a second successive year, having lost to eventual champions, Kilmacud Crokes (Dublin) last year.

Team members of all four have been sharing their views and seem as determined as each other to join Portumna and Ballyhale in the Croker finals line up.

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