Michael Darragh MacAuley calls it a day with Dublin

Dublin’s Michael Darragh MacAuley has retired from inter county football after a 10 years at the summit of the game.

The Ballyboden St Enda’s midfielder won 8 All Ireland medals, and was named Footballer of the Year in 2013.

He also helped Dublin to win 10 Leinster crowns and 5 National Leagues as well as claiming 2 All stars.

With the current trend been for retiring players to release lengthy statements, MacAuley made his announcement with a simple tweet in Irish.