All-Stars Football 2022 nominations: Kerry leads the way while David Clifford and Shane Walsh in the mix for Footballer of the Year | GAA News

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2022 PwC All-Stars Football Awards Nominations Announced; All-Ireland champions Kerry lead the way, while David Clifford, Shane Walsh and Cillian McDaid compete to be named Footballer of the Year.

Last update: 07/09/22 8:28 am

Paudie and David Clifford celebrate Kerry's Ireland final victory

Paudie and David Clifford celebrate Kerry’s Ireland final victory

Irish champions Kerry have been rewarded with 12 nominees for the 2022 All-Stars.

The Kingdom sealed their first Sam Maguire Cup win since 2014 and leads the list of finalists for individual awards.

All-Ireland defeated finalists Galway, meanwhile, have eight on the 45-strong list.

Ulster champions Derry are rewarded with seven nominees, while Leinster winners Dublin have six players in the squad, including Lee Gannon after an impressive season.

In all, 11 counties are represented.

A separate side of the Tailteann Cup will also be revealed prior to the All-Stars Banquet on Friday, October 28.

Highlights of Kerry's Ireland final victory over Galway

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Highlights of Kerry’s Ireland final victory over Galway

Highlights of Kerry’s Ireland final victory over Galway

David Clifford, Cillian McDaid and Shane Walsh have been nominated for Footballer of the Year, while Lee Gannon, Ethan Doherty and Jack Glynn are up for Young Footballer of the Year.

“I want to congratulate everyone who has been nominated for a PwC Soccer All-Star and congratulate them on their contribution to what was an excellent soccer championship,” said GAA President Larry McCarthy.

“It was fantastic to see the crowds able to return to our games this year. At a time of change in our football structure and season schedule, what remains constant is the ability of our players to light up the campaign and the selection of the crop “. are here in these nominations.

“Making this shortlist is a significant achievement and I want to acknowledge the work that has been done and know that being shortlisted is also a great moment for the families and clubs of the players involved, and especially for David, Shane and Cillian and their nomination. PwC GAA/GPA Footballer and Lee, Ethan and Jack for PwC GAA/GPA Young Footballer of the Year nomination.”

Shane Walsh put on some stellar displays all summer

Shane Walsh put on some stellar displays all summer

PwC All-Stars Football 2022 Nominations

goalkeepers
Ethan Rafferty (Armagh)
Shane RyanKerry
Evan Comerford (Dublin)

defenders
Jason FoleyKerry
Tadhg Morley (Kerry)
Brian O’Beaglaoich (Kerry)
Graham O’Sullivan (Kerry)
Tom O’Sullivan (Kerry)
Gavin WhiteKerry
Liam Silke (Galway)
Sean Kelly (Galway)
John Daly (Galway)
Chrissy McKaigue (Derry)
Conor McCluskey (Derry)
Brendan Rogers (Derry)
James McCarthy (Dublin)
Lee Gannon (Dublin)
Lee Keegan (May)
Jarlath Óg Burns (Armagh)
Sean Power (Cork)
Cyan Sheehan (Limerick)

midfielders
Paul Conroy (Galway)
Cillian McDaid (Galway)
Conor Glass (Derry)
Gareth McKinless (Derry)
Brian Fenton (Dublin)
Jack BarryKerry

Forward
David CliffordKerry
Sean O’Shea (Kerry)
Paudie CliffordKerry
Stephen O’BrienKerry
Shane WalshGalway
Damian Comer (Galway)
Robert Finnerty (Galway)
Rian O’Neill (Armagh)
Stefan Campbell (Armagh)
Rory Grugan (Armagh)
Ciarán Kilkenny (Dublin)
With O’Callaghan (Dublin)
Shane McGuigan (Derry)
Ethan Doherty (Derry)
Ben McCormackKildare
Eoin Cleary (Clara)
Steven Sherlock (Cork)
Jack McCarron (Monaghan)

PwC GAA/GPA Footballer of the Year Nominees
David CliffordKerry
Cillian McDaid (Galway)
Shane WalshGalway

PwC GAA/GPA Best Young Footballer of the Year Nominees
Lee Gannon (Dublin)
Ethan Doherty (Derry)
Jack Glynn (Galway)

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