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The Best Images From Croke Park As Dublin Complete The Three In A Row

Dublin were 1-17 to 1-16 victors in Sunday’s All-Ireland final as Mayo’s wait to bring Sam Maguire out west will head into its 67th year.

Dean Rock was the hero as his late, late free saw Jim Gavin’s men over the line.

It was a nervous finish from there as Dublin had to hold on until the 79th minute before the final whistle was blown.

The Inpho team were at Croke Park and caught all the best action in this most dramatic of All-Ireland finals.

Con O’Callaghan got an early goal to give the Dubs a dream start.

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As ever with these teams, there was no quarter given, or asked for….

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A rush of blood to the head meant that both teams were reduced to 14 players….

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When Lee Keegan hit the back of the net, it looked like the curse may, in fact, be over…..

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But Dublin kept fighting.

Then, just when we looked set for another replay between this pair was on the cards, Dean Rock did this…

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Once again, it would be heartbreak for Mayo….

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And once again, Dublin goalkeeper Stephen Cluxton went up the steps of the Hogan Stand as Dublin claimed the Sam Maguire Cup for the third year on the bounce…

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And the celebrations could commence…

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Dublin are the All-Ireland senior football champions….

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All pictures via Inpho

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