Brian Cody named Philips manager of the month

KILKENNY manager Brian Cody has been named the Philips Manager of the Month for September.

KILKENNY manager Brian Cody has been named the Philips Manager of the Month for September.

The James Stephens Club man shares the award with Donegal manager Jim McGuinness.

Kilkenny claimed the All-Ireland title, their sixth in seven years with a stunning victory in the replayed decider over Galway, 3-22 to 3-11. It was Brian Cody’s ninth All-Ireland success with Kilkenny as senior hurling manager since his appointment thirteen years ago.