Paul Galvin Rejects Coaching Role With The Kerry Senior Footballers
According to the Irish Examiner, former Kerry senior footballer and Former Wexford senior football manager Paul Galvin will not be joining the Kerry senior football backroom team as a coach in 2021.
Galvin, now based in Mayo and busy with work are the factors that have held Galvin back from linking up with the kingdom.
After Kerry’s early departure in the championship there has been question marks over why Donie Buckley left his role as Kerry senior football coach halfway through the 2020 season. Galvin looked to be in poll position to replace him but it now looks like Kieran Cronin could be the front-runner to join the Kerry senior football management team.
Kieran Cronin has previously worked with St Michaels Foilmore, Macroom, Killarney Legion and was part of Jack O’Connor’s Kerry u21 management team. Brian Kelly, Shane Enright and Jonathan Lyne have all retired from the inter county game. While Kieran Fitzgibbon, Mark Ryan, Brian Leonard and talented Kerry u20’s footballers in 2020 Eddie Horan and Paul O’Shea have been drafted into Peter Keane’s set up.
Rathmore’s Paul Murphy will captain the Kerry senior football team for the 2021 season.