fonejacker (Kildare) - Posts:315 - 12/09/2011 15:37:46 1032647
89 team by a mile. yes the training aspect is changed now but the team in 89 had some of the best hurlers in Ireland. clute, beaver mc carry, the 2 donnelly brothers ciaran barr etc that defence was outstanding.the team now doesnt compare. we have good defenders but lack good forwards. neil mc manus is the stand out forward in the county and we place too much on him to get all the scores.89 team by a mile.
Dunloyrealist (Antrim) - Posts:498 - 12/09/2011 16:28:57 1032719
There is nothing to compare. 1989 team were a great team filled with some outstanding hurlers who knew how to hurl. They were big powerful men who for the size could move with great speed. Todays team wouldn't last five minutes with them. Dessie Donnelly, James and Danny McNaughton, Clute, Brian Donnelly, Humpy even Gary O'Kane then against the likes of todays pampered pets. 89 team to win by 25 points!
shenboli (Antrim) - Posts:82 - 12/09/2011 21:03:02 1033089
Yeah Todays team wouldnt last 2 minutes with them . Some seriously big tough units there , Barr , Brian Donnelly , Humpy , Hippy , Donal Army, Sambo , James etc .
Finsceal (All) - Posts:404 - 13/09/2011 15:54:38 1033581
Ha ha this is a wind up ......... I hope.
altview (Antrim) - Posts:114 - 13/09/2011 17:26:51 1033668
ok what ever you say....but id like to see the 89 team in the championship of today
fonejacker (Kildare) - Posts:315 - 20/09/2011 18:50:10 1039127