Name: Keelan McGroddy

Age: 19



Team: Downings

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

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory?
The Wee Bar

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on?
Pettigo’s pitch – can’t see your full forwards on other side.

Which character in any film are you most like?
Leo Di Caprio

Any odd items in your kit bag?
Holy Water

Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for? Aodh Scott


Which team mate has the best looking other half?
Oisin Boyce – he won’t be happy I said that.

Who is the worst/best trainer?
Best: Padraig McGinty – probably the fittest down there. Worst: Brendan McGee – turns up late and doesn’t do the runs then.

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room? Myself sadly.

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus?
Worst: Johnny McGroddy doesn’t stop talking about women. Best: Luke McBride (Snowy) – always cracking jokes.

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include? Worst diet: Aaron McClafferty – his includes red bull and crisps. Best diet: Lorcan Connor – loves protein.

Toughest opponent you have faced? Aaron Doherty, never stops moving.

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent? Barney Curran: ‘get the high ball in low’.

Best manager you’ve ever played under?
Shaun Paul Barrett

Best ever performance?
This year in league final for LYIT scored five points.

One to forget? Antrim beating us in the first round of championship in 2017.

Sporting ambition? Play for Donegal seniors.

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be?
Colm Anthony McFadden

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team?
Out: Brendan McGee, he just won’t retire. In: Micheal Murphy


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