"Kildare do not know at all how to hold a lead, they have no strategy for holding a lead, and they don't know when to do that."There are numerous instances of coaches arriving into backroom teams and helping to turn the team's fortunes around with their new methods. Cian O'Neill was fantastic for Mayo, before continuing his good work in Kerry. Donie Buckley has been similarly successful in implementing high intensity tackling to Mayo's game over the past three seasons, but Brolly points to Tyrone as one of the best examples of the influence a good coach can have. "If you look at it, Tyrone are a very good example. Peter Donnelly was brought in as the assistant coach, the man who helped Cavan to four U21 Ulster titles in a row. He wasn't the manager of those teams, but he was the strategist. After the Donegal match Mickey Harte gave him free reign on strategy and coaching, and you could see the massive difference in Tyrone. You can take it from me, Peter Donnelly knows what he's doing." "If Kildare had their wits about them, and they could coax in somebody like Peter Donnelly, then they would be in business," said Brolly. The Kildare county board will meet this month and will reportedly set up a committee that will determine who the next Lilywhites manager is going to be.
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