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Quickfire Questions with Seán Morrissey


Quickfire Questions

Name: Sean Morrissey

Age: 22
 Club: Balla

Occupation: Psychiatric nursing student

Pre-match meal?
Scrambled eggs and coffee.

Favourite player growing up?
Colm Boyle.

Best away day room-mate? 
Conor Walsh or Gerry Flanagan before they got girlfriends. Changed men! 

Who would headline your houseparty?
Gerry Cinnamon.

First song they would play?

You win the Lotto, first thing you would buy?
Apartment in New York.

Favourite TV show?
Peaky Blinders! Nothing comes close.

Earliest sporting memory growing up?
Robbie Keane scoring against Germany in the 2002 World Cup.

Who is the joker in the dressing room?
Shane Conway, absolute lunatic. 

Favourite holiday destination?
New York, whole different world.

Most memorable sporting moment?
Winning a cup with Manulla and junior with Balla, both this year, is up there.

Who is the best player you have played alongside?
Val Roughneen on his day. Tough and as skilful as they come. 

Who is the best player you have played against?
Shairoze Akram, crazy speed.

Best thing about being a Balla footballer?
Playing alongside lads you grew up with it. Can’t beat that!

Worst thing about being a Balla footballer?
Sunday morning sessions.

Can you tell us an interesting fact about yourself?
I played in the London junior championship with Thomas MacCurtains four years ago.

Name three things that are always in your fridge?
Eggs, Kelly's white pudding and raspberries.

Best advice you ever got?
The harder you work, the luckier you get.



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