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Seán Kelly’s Quickfire


Quickfire Questions

Name: Seán Kelly
Club: Bohola Moy Davitts
Age:  24
Occupation: Primary School Teacher

If money was no object, what would you do all day?
Travel. A lot seen but plenty more of the world I’d like to see.

Tell us something about yourself we don’t know?
I can’t swim!

What’s the most unusual thing you’ve eaten?
Bolivia’s version of chicken feet in a soup of sorts. Won’t be tasting again in a hurry.

First sporting hero?
Roy Keane

Name three things that are always in your fridge?
Chocolate, yoghurt and grapes.

One team-mate you’d have in your corner in tag-team MMA?
James Burke.

Who is the prankster in the squad?
Eamonn Regan.

Any football superstitions?
None at all.

What makes you nervous?
Any water I can’t stand in!

What’s the best show on TV?
Best I’ve watched The Wire. At the moment Narcos.

Last time you cried?
Third Sunday in September.

Who’s the most famous person you’ve met?
Calum Best!

Who is the most under-rated player in Mayo?
Brian Heneghan.

What do you miss most about being a kid?
Someone else (my mother) doing everything for me. Not that too much has changed in that regard as I’ve got older.

What’s your most prized possession?
Under 21 championship medal.

Best advice you ever got?
“Let the ball do the work”.

Mayo footballer who was your childhood hero?
Gary Ruane.

Best thing about being a club footballer?
Representing your local area alongside family and lads you’ve grown up with.

Worst thing about being a club footballer?
The lack of a fixture calendar.

Describe yourself in three words?
Easy-going and blunt.


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