Footballer of the Week Shane Walsh. Footballer of the Week Shane Walsh.

Shane Walsh voted Footballer of the Week

Shane Walsh has been voted Footballer of the Week.

The talented Galway forward earned 6, 017 on the Official GAA Instagram page with Tyrone's Niall Morgan second and Donegal's Michael Langan third.

** Footballer of the Week

1: Shane Walsh (Galway) - 6, 017 votes

2: Niall Morgan (Tyrone) - 5, 527 votes

3: Michael Langan (Donegal) - 4, 361 votes


Galway captain Shane Walsh led by example against Meath on Sunday.

Early on Galway trailed by eight points, but Walsh inspired a gutsty fightback.

Despite the demanding conditions Niall Morgan still was able to showcase his excellent kicking skills.

The Tyrone custodian rifled over four crucial points as Mickey Harte's outfit overcame Dublin.

Michael Langan was at his brilliant best as Donegal defeated Monaghan.

The impressive Langan contributed five points for Declan Bonner's team.


Players of the Week are decided based on votes cast by followers of the Official GAA Instagram page.