It’s claimed Clare’s National Football League defeat in the opening round is not cause for concern.
Colm Collins’ side prepare to host Kildare in Cusack Park this Sunday in the second round of the league, after a narrow defeat to Westmeath in Mullingar last time out.
Their match was effectively lost in the first half when a 27-minute scoreless streak allowed the homeside get ahead on the day.
However, the footballers put on an impressive rally in the second half to bring themselves back into contention – and Clare FM analyst Joe Garry says that’s the spirit we can expect from them going forward:
We’ve live updates from that game on Sunday from 2pm.