Name: Niall Carr

Age: 21

Occupation: Student


Team: Gaeil Fhánada

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around?
Dec ‘the wreck’ Coyle and Mike Tyson

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory? Probably head to the lodge and tumble it.

Which character in any film are you most like? Santiago Munez

Any odd items in your kit bag?
None come to mind.

Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for?
Michael Sweeney always has something funny to say.

Which team mate has the best looking other half?
Shaun Coyle’s punching


Who is the worst/best trainer?
Best would be Jimmy Coyle. Worst is Eoghan Carr – he works off his own time

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room? Any one of the Nannys

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus?
Best: Joe Blaney always has biscuits with him. Worst would be Declan Coyle and Enda Coll they can be hard to listen to when they get going.

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include? Worst is definitely Joe Blaney. Best: Brian McVeigh

Toughest opponent you have faced? Frank McGlynn

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent?
‘You’ll only make mistakes in the bedroom’ – that quote was from Michael O’Connor our manager a few years back

Best manager you’ve ever played under?
John Phaidi

Best ever performance? Scoring a last minute winner against Naomh Ultan in the league last year.

One to forget?
Too many to count

Sporting ambition?
Win an intermediate with Fanad

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be? Henrik Larsson

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team? Probably take back in Kevin McGonigle if his woman allows it. Wouldn’t get rid of anyone.


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