When the need is greatest true leadership will shine through, it is why Gary Brennan always stepped up to the plate when pressure began to mount, The Clare Echo’s Head of News & Sport, Páraic McMahon pays tribute to the Ballynacally man as he calls time on his inter-county football career.
*Joe Hayes. Photograph: Gerard O’NeillTipperary won their first Munster senior football title since 1935 and had a Clare man in their ranks. Lissycasey’s Joe Hayes was part of the Tipperary management that guided the Premier County to their tenth Munster SFC championship success. A former goalkeeper for the Clare seniors, the Toomevara resident joined David …
Just under three years after calling time on his long career between the posts for the Clare footballers, Joe Hayes finds himself in the opposing camp as the Munster senior football championship commences this weekend.