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We'll be discussing the story of that Clare v Offaly match on Off The Ball

BY Raf Diallo 18:46 Wednesday 1 July 2015, 18:46 1 Jul 2015

Michael Duignan of Offaly chased by Sean McMahon of Clare ©INPHO/Patrick Bolger

It's been 17 years and the fortunes of Offaly hurling have certainly plummeted since then, but the summer adventures of 1998 live long in the memory.

They went onto win the All-Ireland that year but it's the three-match semi-final epics against Clare that spring to mind.

The second match in particular descended into chaos (read more here) and we will be looking back on that with ex-Clare hurler Anthony Daly and his Offaly counterpart Michael Duignan on Off The Ball tonight.

For the latter however, one moment stood out as he avoided punishment for this bit of aggression against Clare's David Forde: 


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