Kerry are into the last four of the Munster Senior Football Championship.
They’ve registered a 3-22 to 1-11 to victory over Clare in Killarney to set-up a clash with Tipperary on July 10th.
Sean O’Shea pointed Kerry in front inside 15 seconds. The same player was responsible for the next 2 points and Kerry led 3-0 after 5 minutes. Another O’Shea point and a first for David Clifford made it 5-0. The next score was a Clare point just before the water break.
Points from Paul Geaney and David Clifford made it 0-7 to 0-1. Clare fought back to make it 8 points to 4 after 27 mins. After Paudie Clifford pointed the same player fantastically set-up Seanie O’Shea for the opening goal of the encounter Kerry’s half time lead stood at 1-11 to 0-5.
It was a very low scoring third quarter with David Clifford and David Moran points helping Kerry to a 1-13 to 0-8 advantage come the water break. Two Gavin White points followed for the Kingdom. Sean O’Shea pointed twice also and David Clifford also put over before a Clare goal in the 63rd minute to make it 1-18 to 1-9 Kerry hit back with a goal of their own through David Clifford Micheal Burns rounded off the scoring with a goal of his own. Here are the closing stages
Former Kerry Captain Billy O Shea reviews the action