Donegal’s Ryan McHugh has been named among those selected as recipients of the inaugural ‘EirGrid 21 U-21 Awards’. The awards honour the twenty-one standout players from the 2015 EirGrid GAA Football U21 All-Ireland Championship.
In addition to the 21 U-21 awards, EirGrid are asking fans of the championship to select their EirGrid GAA Football U-21 All-Ireland Championship Player of the Year. The nominations are Lee Brennan and Cathal McShane from Tyrone; and Colin O’Riordan from Tipperary. Fans can cast their vote by visiting the official GAA Facebook page between Friday 29th May and Sunday 31st May.
All-Ireland winners Tyrone lead the way with seven winners and runners-up, Tipperary, have six members of their panel among the 21 U-21 awards, while semi-finalists Roscommon and Dublin have been honoured with two awards each. Donegal, Kildare, Cork and Galway make up the final four, receiving one award each.