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Fitzmaurice leaves post

Kerry selector Eamonn Fitzmaurice has quit his post in the wake of the shock All-Ireland SFC semi-final defeat to Down.

The former All-Ireland winning defender has been a member of Jack O'Connor's backroom staff for two years.

"It's been pretty full-on for two years and I thought it was a good idea to take a year out now at this stage," said Fitzmaurice.

"Also, from the players' point of view, it is no harm to keep things fresh by shaking up the management team."


From Belfast Telegraph