Kerry spluttering but Buckley and Murphy get them home safely

Kerry and All-Ireland quarter-finals. At this stage, framed by their own hyphened, hinged parlance. Ring-rusty. Lethargic-like. Semi-sloppy. But powder still dry. And winning to boot.

UP AND OVER: Kerry's Johnny Buckley gets the ball away despite the close attention of Galway's Gary O'Donnell. Picture: Stephen McCarthy

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