Episode 949: Galway’s Day, Waterford’s Pain, Joe’s Bus, Murph’s Cousins, Derek’s Next Step
It was a day awash with emotion and nerves in Croke Park, but in the end Galway were the ones to hold their nerve in near-operatic drama to win a first All-Ireland title in 29 years.
Tipp’s Eoin Kelly and Malachy Clerkin of the Irish Times are in studio to dissect the match, with Noel Lane, 3-time All-Ireland champion with Galway, on the phone to tell us why this means so much to Galway people.
— Aisling de Paor (@aislingdepaor) September 3, 2017
Where do Waterford go from here, and how important is it that Derek McGrath stays on? And now that they have a home province, a story, a medal and a team to support Joe Canning, can Galway go on and dominate the game, as Tipp threatened to do on this day last year?
Plus there’s Joe’s bus, Murph’s Waterford-Galway family reunion, Tony Murphy’s pain, and some glorious All Ireland Final audio mash ups.
Just debating whether I should meet my uncle for a pint tonight… pic.twitter.com/A4zya1hm5j
— Ciaran Murphy (@saveciaranmurph) September 2, 2017
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