Clare are out of the All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship.
Fergal Lynch’s charges went down 1-24 to 1-22 to Galway in a high-scoring affair in Portlaoise.
Shane Meehan top scored for the Banner with 13 points and Cian Galvin struck a late goal.
But the Banner needed a six-point win to continue their year.
Relive the full contest with Clare FM’s commentary team of Syl O’Connor and Tommy Guilfoyle.
Clare FM’s live coverage came in association with Blossoms on the Go Garden Centre, Center point, Hermitage, Ennis.