"We have a great game. We have a great game, and it's important we mind it. In hurling you can blow for a free every minute or two, but it's important to be sensible. I'm not going to give out right now because there's no point but I love the game of hurling we have, we need to be careful."
Some of the game's biggest names will be sweating on their top flight status in the coming weeks in the Lidl National Football League Division 1 with Donegal now bottom of the table, while TG4 All-Ireland Senior champions Dublin and Waterford are only one point clear of relegation after their respective results.