Armstrong ruled out
18 July 2006
Sean Armstrong will miss Galways fourth round All-Ireland football qualifier against Westmeath on Saturday week.
The Salthill attacker was carried off after scoring a point just before half-time in Sundays Connacht final defeat to Mayo, and has been ruled out of the Westmeath game with a hamstring injury.
Paul Clancy will be pressing for a return to the starting line-up after making a sensational return from a knee injury.
The Galway hurlers, meanwhile, could be without David Collins for Saturdays All-Ireland quarter-final against Kilkenny in Semple Stadium.
The 2005 Young Hurler of the Year has been troubled with a hamstring injury recently and missed the Tribesmens most recent outing against Westmeath.
Manager Conor Hayes has ruled out a call-up for teenage sensation Joe Canning, who will instead line out for the Galway minors against Antrim in their All-Ireland quarter-final at Mullingar on Saturday.