New Book On Kerry GAA From Well-Known Local Sports Journalist

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‘Kerry Abú’

WONDERING about that Father’s Day present?

Well a new book on Kerry GAA is being launched this week that’ll keep the football fan in your life very happy.

‘Kerry Abú — The Ultimate Kerry Football Fan Book’ is written by well-known sports writer, Sylvester Hennessy, who has created an unparalleled source for Kerry fans.

From famous teams who dominated the footballing landscape to players, past and present, who have illuminated the All-Ireland championship with moments of magic, Sylvester Hennessy has left no stone unturned in this ultimate guide to Kerry football.

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You’ll find everything here from significant games involving Kerry, including the ‘Civil War’ game; comprehensive lists of teams, titles and scorers throughout the decades; full coverage of all the personal accolades won along the way, such as the All Stars; an explanation for the county’s crest; and details on the county grounds, up to Peter Keane’s first season with the seniors.

The book will be officially launched in the Kerry GAA Shop in Killarney Outlet Centre on Friday, June 14 at 5.30pm. The book is priced at €9.99.

Sylvester Hennessy is the sports editor with Kerry’s Eye. A renowned GAA statistician, he appears regularly on Radio Kerry to discuss all things Kerry football.

He was also a member of the backroom team for the Kerry minor footballers’ recent historic five-in-a-row All-Ireland victory.

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