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full forward

n
1. (Australian Rules Football) Australian rules football Gaelic football an attacking player who plays in the centre of the forward line
2. (Gaelic football) Australian rules football Gaelic football an attacking player who plays in the centre of the forward line
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Darren is best known as a midfielder or half-forward with Monaghan but blasted 1-4 from full-forward in the AIB Ulster club semi-final win over holders Slaughtneil.
Up front Geaney is rewarded for a superb contribution when introduced against Tyrone in the semi-final and starts alongside Colm Cooper and James O'Donoghue in a lethal full-forward line.
I have played there but since I was a young fella, midfield has been my natural position, but the fact that I was injured so much my fitness levels were not up to playing at midfield, so I ended up getting thrown into full-forward there because they thought that I could do a job.
AllStar contender Dan Shanahan is at full-forward but will more than likely drop out to the half-forwards with Seamus Prendergast moving the other way.
Hughes said: "My form has probably been a bit patchy but I have no problem going in there at full-forward.
It comes despite the Kanturk man playing at full-forward for most of the League campaign as Cork won the title for the third year in a succession.
Bernard Brogan (below) makes his first competitive appearance since last year's All-Ireland final at cornerforward after injury curtailed his participation up to now and, after some impressive displays during the League, full-forward Eoghan O'Gara is unlucky not to starting spot.
RETURN Mulligan is in dangerous full-forward line BOOST Colm Cooper is back in Kerry forward line
The bulky full-forward has taken more knock-backs in the past two years than any other GAA player - but even the Cork colossus has a breaking point.
Manager Liam Sheedy has the luxury of being able to call upon a fully-fit squad and it is understood that Webster is being strongly considered for the full-forward position.
The drive can re-engage when the ejector reaches full-forward or other preset position.
Longford have injury worries going intothe match, with full-forward Niall Sheridan ruled out and a sweat over the availability of full-back Cathal Conefrey.