Donegal captain Michael Murphy has said Kerry won because of their experience and scoring at crucial stages of the match.
Kerry won 1-13 (16) v Donegal 1-08 (11).
Michael, who got Donegal’s only goal, said Donegal didn’t kick on in the second half and Kerry’s experience helped them to the win.
He said that the players, who won four games in four before Sunday’s defeat, did not get carried away with that run of victories.
He added that the players will not now get too down by the Kerry defeat and will instead focus on the next game, which is against Roscommon.
Michael spoke with Highland Radio’s Oisin Kelly…