DONEGAL LEGEND SHOCKS FANS AFTER TIPPING DUBLIN TO MARCH ON TO FINAL

first_imgAll-Ireland winner Martin McHugh has shocked thousands of Donegal GAA fans by tipping Dublin to beat Donegal at Croke Park next Sunday.The well-known pundit was asked to give a one-word answer on who would march on and meet Kerry in the All-Ireland Final during last night’s Sunday Game on RTE One.And the Kilcar GAA analyst agreed with fellow commentators Kevin McStay and Jason Sherlock when asked the magic question by RTE’s Des Cahill. McHugh who also tipped Kildare to be too strong in the quarter final against Jim McGuinness’s side.The commentator, who played a huge part in Donegal’s All-Ireland victory in 1992 and whose son Mark plays for the team, didn’t give any reasons for his choice.But the decision will shock thousands of fans across the county who are preparing to get behind their side with less than a week to go before the county’s biggest game for years.Jim McGuinness and his side will remain unaffected by McHugh’s surprising choice – instead preferring to remain focussed on Sunday’s game. The panel spent the weekend in Redcastle building team morale and discussing tactics ahead of the sold-out encounter.EndsEndsDONEGAL LEGEND SHOCKS FANS AFTER TIPPING DUBLIN TO MARCH ON TO FINAL was last modified: August 22nd, 2011 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Martin McHughRTESunday Gamelast_img read more