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11 Aug 2022

Twitter reacts as Kilkenny football triumph receives no Sunday Game highlights coverage

Twitter reacts as Kilkenny football triumph receives no Sunday Game highlights coverage

Kilkenny made footballing history over the weekend by overcoming a spirited New York side to claim the All-Ireland Junior Football title.

Christy Walsh's charges ran out 3-12 to 1-09 winners on a day that will go down in Kilkenny GAA folklore.

On what was such a momentous day for Kilkenny football, many wondered why the highlights of the match did not feature on The Sunday Game.

Local people took to Twitter to voice their disappointment on the lack of coverage (see below).

Also gaining some traction of Twitter was the reaction of the Kilkenny footballers to a local fan celebrating the Hill in Croker, with the whole team acknowledging the support.

Here's hoping there'll be lots more Kilkenny supporters on the Hill cheering on the Kilkenny football team in the future.

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