Dotsy: Dubs must raise their game
DAVID O'CALLAGHAN may be in the form of his life, and Dublin may have created hurling history this summer, but 'Dotsy' still wants more.
And the long-serving Dublin forward is adamant that he and his Sky Blue comrades will have to eclipse even their Leinster final masterclass to topple Cork and claim a place in the All-Ireland SHC final.
"Ultimately, the further you go in the championship, you're going to have to play better and better," O'Callaghan told the Herald ahead of Sunday's semi-final showdown in Croke Park.
"The performance the next day is going to have to go up again because it's an All-Ireland semi-final.
"I don't know, hopefully we can improve on our performance, because I think we're going to have to."
O'Callaghan added that spirits are high in the Dublin squad as they prepare for Sunday's showdown with the Leesiders.
"There's a great buzz in the squad and a great unity there," the St Mark's sharpshooter said.
"I'm really enjoying being a part of it."
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