Shane Walsh has been voted GAA.ie Footballer of the Week
The Galway forward earned 8, 922 votes on the Official GAA Instagram page with Monaghan’s Conor McCarthy second and Cavan’s Gearoid McKiernan third.
GAA.ie Footballer of the Week
1: Shane Walsh (Galway) – 8, 922 votes
2: Conor McCarthy (Monaghan) – 4, 549 votes
3: Gearoid McKiernan (Cavan) – 2, 442 votes
Galway had so many stars against Tyrone at Tuam Stadium on Sunday, but captain Shane Walsh led by example.
The gifted Kilkerrin-Clonberne attacker scored 1-8 and was a key figure as the Tribesmen secured a third win in four matches.
Conor McCarthy clipped 1-3 as Monaghan proved too strong for Mayo at St Tiernach’s Park.
Talented Scotstown forward McCarthy is enjoying a productive burst of form for Monaghan.
Gearoid McKiernan nailed five points as Cavan edged out Fermanagh in a vital Division Two tussle on Saturday evening.
One of the most accomplished players in Ulster, McKiernan underlined his value to the Cavan cause as Mickey Graham’s outfit maintained their good form.
Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.