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Kilkenny’s All-Ireland prospects should not be discounted says one former manager

The Liam McCarthy Cup pictured in Nowlan Park at the launch of an extended partnership with Glanbia, Friday 5 February 2016. Photo: Ken McGuire/KCLR
The Liam McCarthy Cup pictured in Nowlan Park at the launch of an extended partnership with Glanbia, Friday 5 February 2016. Photo: Ken McGuire/KCLR

Former Kilkenny Senior manager Kevin Fennelly says their prospects for the All-Ireland Qualifier series should not be discounted.

Speaking to KCLR, Kevin says there is very little separating a lot of the teams.

“If you look at it, there is not a puck of the ball between any of the teams and we are good as any of them”, says Fennelly.

“If we just get organized and get a run of fitness – and our fitness levels didn’t look as good [against Wexford] – but I wouldn’t like to blame our fitness men for that. It might be just we are leg weary and it might be just there might be a bit more miles in the clock on our team like, so we are still there with the best of them and not a puck of the ball away from them.”

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“Now we might not win an All-Ireland and I think they will have a very big job to win the All-Ireland, but Tipperary are still in with a big chance and they are in the first round as well so I wouldn’t be writing us off.”

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