13 Dublin Players Shortlisted For GAA Football All-Stars

13 Dublin Players Shortlisted For GAA Football All-Stars
Andrew Lowth
Andrew Lowth

21 Sep 2017

Dublin's year continues to get better as 13 of their players have been nominated for GAA football All-Stars.

Among them are James McCarthy and Stephen Cluxton, who have both been nominated for Footballer Of The Year, as well as Young Footballer nominee Con O'Callaghan.

McCarthy and Cluxton will battle it out with each as well as Mayo duo David Clarke and Andy Moran for the top prize.

Cuala man O'Callaghan is up against Micheal Daly of Galway and Cork's Sean Powter.

The All-Star Nominations in full:

Goalkeepers: Stephen Cluxton (Dublin), David Clarke (Mayo), Niall Morgan (Tyrone)

Defenders: Jack McCaffrey, Cian O’Sullivan, Michael Fitzsimons, Philly McMahon, John Small, Jonny Cooper (all Dublin), Keith Higgins, Lee Keegan, Chris Barrett, Colm Boyle, Brendan Harrison (all Mayo), Padraig Hampsey, Tiernan McCann (both Tyrone), Paul Murphy, Tadgh Morley (both Kerry), Conor Devaney (Roscommon), Caolan Mooney (Down), Fintan Kelly (Monaghan).

Midfielders: James McCarthy, Brian Fenton (both Dublin), Tom Parsons (Mayo), Colm Cavanagh (Tyrone), Enda Smith (Roscommon), Kevin Feely (Kildare).

Forwards:  Kevin McLoughlin, Aidan O’Shea, Jason Doherty, Andy Moran, Cillian O’Connor (all Mayo), Ciaran Kilkenny, Con O’Callaghan, Paul Mannion, Dean Rock (all Dublin), Paul Geaney, Kieran Donaghy (both Kerry), Niall Sludden, Peter Harte (both Tyrone), Connaire Harrison (Down), Paddy McBrearty (Donegal), Jamie Clarke (Armagh).