Matthew O’Rourke

Name: Matthew O’Rourke

Age: 23


Occupation: Professional Gambler

Team: Castelfin Celtic

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around?
Probably Kevin Hart

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory?
Tinney’s Bar

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on? Cappry’s Pitch

Which character in any film are you most like? Thad Castle

Any odd items in your kit bag?
No odd items


Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for?
Bapsy (Kieran Brennan) or Ronan Tourish

Which team mate has the best looking other half?
Tough one there’s a few.

Who is the worst/best trainer?
Worst is me and best is Raymond Foy or JP

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room?
Probably me because I’m the best looking.

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus?
Best probably Corrie-Lee and worst is Bapsy because he does nothing but slag ye.

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include? Best probably Foy and worst Ronan Tourish

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent?
Bapsy has a few inspirational speeches he got online but can’t remember them that well

Best manager you’ve ever played under?
Bapsy & Joe McGhee

Best ever performance?
Don’t have too many of them.

One to forget?
Kildrum last year

Sporting ambition?
Win the Premier Division with Castlefin

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be?
Steven Gerrard

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team? Bapsy out, Aaron O’Hagan in.


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