Name: Cian McEntee

Age: 20

Occupation: Student


Team: Gaoth Dobhair

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around? Ethan Harkin without a doubt.

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory? Only place is Micis.

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on? Clochán Liath.

Which character in any film are you most like? Any of the three stooges I suppose.

Any odd items in your kit bag? Wouldn’t be anything too odd in there.

Who’s the biggest joker in the team you play for? Cathal de Búrca because he is always up to something.


Which team mate has the best looking other half? No comment.

Who is the worst/best trainer? Best: I’ll go with Niall Friel: Worst: probably Johnny Óg Donnell

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room? Darragh Ferry is constantly at the mirror or using the camera on the phone.

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus? Best: Shaun Gallagher. Worst: Either of the two de Búrcas because they love a chat about the most random things.

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include? Best: Stephen Donna and Aidan Breatnach have just started a diet. Worst: Stephen Donna and Aidan Breatnach in two weeks’ time when the diet doesn’t last.

Toughest opponent you have faced? Luke McGlynn – he has it all.

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent? ‘Kick the high ball in kind of low if you get me’ – Fionnan Coyle.

Best manager you’ve ever played under? Tom Beag Gillespie or Luke Barrett.

Best ever performance? U16 Championship final or Ulster U16 quarter-final.

One to forget? Minor Championship final against Four Masters.

Sporting ambition? Bring an Ulster Championship back to Gaoth Dobhair.

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be? This is a strange one as I’ve always been a defender prior to this year but Colm McFadden.

If you were in charge of transfers, who’d be in and who’d be out of the team? In – Oisin Gallen after the performance against us a couple of weeks ago. No-one is going out unless we’re talking Saudi League figures.

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