Darragh Canavan (Tyrone)
The in-form Darragh Canavan starred once again as Tyrone enjoyed an impressive win over Donegal at MacCumhaill Park. With brother Ruairi also prominent, Darragh Canavan landed 0-5 for Tyrone, who now face Kerry in the last eight.
Brian O'Driscoll (Cork)
Brian O'Driscoll's all action display helped to steer Cork to a stirring victory over Roscommon at Páirc Uí Chaoimh. The industrious O'Driscoll delivered a dynamic performance for John Cleary's improving team.
Diarmuid O'Connor (Mayo)
A tight and tense Pearse Stadium encounter unfolded with Diarmuid O'Connor contributing handsomely for Mayo. The Ballintubber clubman performed admirably for Kevin McStay's charges.