Peter Canavan picks his All-Star team and there's some big names missing 2 weeks ago

Peter Canavan picks his All-Star team and there's some big names missing

Damien Comer doesn't make the cut.

The way in which All-Stars are picked is one of the most fickle processes you can imagine.

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You could be outstanding the entire championship but have a poor final, and lose out to someone who went out of the competition before you.

In some ways, if you played well in a semi-final but your team exit the championship, you are in a. very strong place to win one, because your last act of the season will be remembered as a brilliant one.

You just need another contender in the same position to have a quiet final, and then the spot is pretty much yours.

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The opposite is also true, you could be having a quiet championship but if you explode into life on All-Ireland final day, then you're pretty much a sure thing.

In comparison to The Sunday Game team that was selected, Tyrone legend Peter Canavan, who works with Sky Sports, picked quite a different team and seems to be more rewarding.

The key absentees are David Comer, Conor Glass, and Chrissy McKaigue.

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1. Shane Ryan (Kerry)

2. Conor McCluskey (Derry)

3. Jason Foley (Kerry)

4. Liam Silke (Galway)

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5. Tom O'Sullivan (Kerry)

6. John Daly (Galway)

7. Gavin White (Kerry)

8. Rian O'Neill (Armagh)

9. Cillian McDaid (Galway)

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10. Ciarán Kilkenny (Dublin)

11. Seán O'Shea (Kerry)

12 Shane Walsh (Galway)

13.Paudie Clifford (Kerry)

14. David Clifford (Kerry)

15. Shane McGuigan (Derry)