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Thomas Galligan: Cavan footballers might lose former All-Star midfielder to travelling | GAA Information

Thomas Galligan: Cavan footballers might lose former All-Star midfielder to travelling | GAA Information

The Cavan footballers might be with out Thomas Galligan in 2023, with the previous All-Stars midfielder set to go travelling. “With Covid and lockdown, lads had perhaps deliberate to do stuff they usually by no means received to, in order that they’re in all probability simply discovering their toes once more now,” stated supervisor Mickey Graham

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Thomas Galligan: Cavan footballers might lose former All-Star midfielder to travelling | GAA Information

Thomas Galligan will seemingly not be obtainable subsequent season

Amid studies that Cavan star Thomas Galligan will miss the 2023 season on account of travelling, supervisor Mickey Graham has acknowledged the likelihood.

The Lacken membership man starred within the Breffni County’s run to the Ulster title two years in the past, and was rewarded with an All-Stars award for his shows throughout that marketing campaign.

There have been widespread studies earlier this week that Cavan will likely be with out the midfielder for the 2023 season.

“We stated when the membership season’s over we might have a chat,” Graham informed The Irish Information.

Galligan during the 2020 All-Ireland semi-final against Dublin

Galligan through the 2020 All-Eire semi-final towards Dublin

“Thomas indicated final yr when he was certified as a physiotherapist he was going to do a wee little bit of travelling. He hadn’t a timeframe set on it, and it is the identical at this second in time – he nonetheless hasn’t a timeframe set on it.

“With Covid and lockdown, lads had perhaps deliberate to do stuff they usually by no means received to, in order that they’re in all probability simply discovering their toes once more now.

“I will sit down with him in the end.”

After dropping to Westmeath within the inaugural Tailteann Cup ultimate, Cavan will likely be hoping to construct on a promising 2022 during which they had been promoted from Division 4 of the Nationwide League, and gave favourites Donegal a major scare within the Ulster semi-final.

Graham, who’s now the third longest-serving intercounty supervisor behind Colm Collins and Kieran McGeeney, was ratified for 2 extra years on the helm earlier this week. Former Mayo selector James Burke joins his backroom crew.