Name: Andrew Kelly

Age: 29

Occupation: Bar Manager


Team: Naomh Micheál

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

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory?
Roses Bar and Kitchen – best pub about!

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on?
Falcarragh’s temporary pitch they’re playing on at the minute while their usual pitch is being redone.

Which character in any film are you most like?
Adam Sandler in Happy Gilmore (we drive the ball the same distance).

Any odd items in your kit bag?
Hair gel (don’t have any hair).

Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for?
The Rocks like to think of themselves as jokers.

Which team mate has the best looking other half?

Who is the worst/best trainer?
Worst has to be Keelan McGee hasn’t shown up for three years. Best would probably be Martin McElhinney, nearly always injured but is always there even when he played for the county.

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room? Conan Brennan, has a g-string tan line from the sun beds.

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus? Never really get buses but if we were driving never let Oisin Langan drive… he’s a liability.

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include?
Michael Cannon has the best, always eating well. Worst is Lorcan McDaid, loves a takeaway.

Toughest opponent you have faced?
Conor Parke from St Eunan’s.

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

Best manager you’ve ever played under?
Jim McGuinness

Best ever performance?
Hard to say probably against St Eunan’s in the championship semi-final in 2014.

One to forget? Losing to Glenswilly in the Championship Final

Sporting ambition? Win the Championship.

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be?
Christy Toye (his back garden was next to mine).

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team?
Nobody out just bring Murphy in.


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