FIVE MINS WITH…Daniel Stolarczyk

Name: Daniel Stolarczyk

Age: 20

Occupation: Student


Team: Bonagee United

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around? Jimmy Carr for the laugh and Emily Ratajkowski for the boys.

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory?
Start at McGinley’s and finish up in Warehouse.

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on?
Lifford Celtic

Which character in any film are you most like?
Tom Cruise

Any odd items in your kit bag?
Apart from dirty gear, nothing.

Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for?
Darren Hunter, loves the bants.


Which team mate has the best looking other half?
Probably myself.

Who is the worst/best trainer?
Best is probably Eamonn Cannon and worst is between myself and Dylan Sweeney.

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room?
Taylor Russell, any time you look up he’s in front of it

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include?
Dylan Sweeney loves his oats before a game, and worst is probably myself sometimes I don’t watch what I eat.

Toughest opponent you have faced?
Tony McNamee (Harps) always on the move.

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent?
Best is probably “Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work” and worst is “if we played like this all the time we wouldn’t be so bad”.

Best manager you’ve ever played under?
Tony O’Carroll / Damian McClafferty both are good at motivating you.

Best ever performance?
Beating Drumoghill in the cup and scoring two that day.

One to forget? Losing a two-nil lead against Ballybofey and losing 3-2 in the last minute.

Sporting ambition? Play at the highest level I can with the best players I can.

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be? Always Cristiano Ronaldo

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team?
Aaron Wasson out for always trying to find a way to fine me and Sean McBride in to fill the gap.

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