Michael Murphy voted Footballer of the Week


Michael Murphy has been voted Footballer of the Week.

The Donegal star earned 10,988 votes on the Official GAA Instagram page with Cavan’s Dara McVeety second and Dublin’s Paul Mannion third.

** Footballer of the Week

1: Michael Murphy (Donegal) – 10, 988 votes

2: Dara McVeety (Cavan) – 7,812 votes

3: Paul Mannion (Dublin) – 4,908


Michael Murphy led by example as Donegal defeated Tyrone at Kingspan Breffni on Saturday evening.

The experienced Murphy contributed important scores and also made some excellent catches for Declan Bonner’s team.

Dara McVeety was prominent throughout as Cavan advanced to a first Ulster SFC Final since 2001.

McVeety contributed four points and was an influential figure for Mickey Graham’s improving outfit.

Paul Mannion rifled over seven points from play as Dublin proved too strong for Kildare at Croke Park.

The Kilmacud Crokes clubman was a key performer for Jim Gavin’s team, who now face Meath in the provincial decider on June 23.


Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.

Also read

TG4 Championship Fixtures, June 15/16: First provincial silverware of the season to be handed out


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here