KIERAN SHANNON: The trouble for Alan Dillon was that he was no trouble

Dillon remained underrated both inside and outside his own county, right up until he announced his retirement yesterday morning, writes Kieran Shannon

Alan Dillon scraps for possession against Dublin's Rory O'Carroll, Darren Daly, & Jonny Cooper in the 2013 All-Ireland final. Pic: Sportsfile

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