Comment: GAA championship changes ignore common sense route
Proposed changes a tweak when a complete redesign is needed, writes Emmet Ryan
Ambition is not the issue for Padraic Duffy and his charges. Their willingness to offer the biggest format change to the GAA football championship since the roll-out of the qualifiers shows a progressive streak. The route they have chosen however is doomed to annoy almost every part of the association.
Removing the quarter-finals and replacing them with a round robin structure to decide the semi-finalists is basically looking at a problem and deciding that the...
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