Name: Declan Neary
Club: Parke Age: 33
Nickname: The Silver Fox
What’s your idea of perfect happiness?
Kicking the winning score in a County Final.
Which living person do you most admire?
Simon Cloherty – loves the beer sessions.
What’s your greatest extravagance?
Gambling in Vegas with ‘Pistol’ Pete Moran.
What’s your favourite journey?
The journey to my trainer, George Fitzgerald, in Health Quarters Gym. He knows he can never break me.
Name three things that are always in your fridge?
Chicken, recovery shake and some fruit.
When and where were you happiest?
Last January training when I had to look behind me to see where my team-mates were.
Which talent would you most like to have?
None, because I have them all.
What’s your greatest achievement?
Too many to name, I’ve won that much in sport and in life.
What’s your most treasured possession?
My pioneer pin.
What’s your favourite pass time?
GAA training, the gym and running marathons.
What’s the quality you most like in a person?
Someone positive unlike our chairman, Martin McLoughlin, who cries about everything.
Who are your favourite footballers?
Darragh Ó Sé and David Clifford – both have the same talent as myself.
What’s your motto?
It’s hard to beat a person who never gives up.