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Tangled Up In Blue, by Dessie Farrell with Sean Potts, Town House Books, €17.

15th October, 2005

Tangled Up In Blue, by Dessie Farrell with Sean Potts, Town House Books, €17.

When Dessie Farrell pulverised his cruciate ligament against Roscommon in Croke Park 15 months ago by skipping away from an incoming tackle too quickly, most assumed that the curtain had come down on his lengthy and eventful spell as the linchpin of Dublin's forward line.

As it transpired, he finally signed off for good more than a year later, slotting home what...

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