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Quickfire questions with Fionán Duffy



Quickfire Questions

Name: Fionán Duffy
Club: Crossmolina  Age: 24
Occupation: Co-owner, Golden Rose Design 

Working from home or just at home?
Just at home, but recently started a new company so plenty to be doing on that. Working on our website and speaking to customers.

Strangest thing you do to pass the time?
Going out for a run. Not my thing, I usually sub-out that work.

What’s the best thing about going nowhere?
Getting plenty of practice on Fifa – beating Liam Irwin every time now.

Best thing about social distancing?
If a decent ball comes in you should be able tap it over straight away.

Worst thing about social distancing?
Not being able to do the simple things. Dinner, a pint, haircut, will never take it for granted again.

Favourite song to wash your hands to?
Come Out Ye Black and Tans.

What’s your guilty pleasure TV show?
US Office.

Which three celebrity guests would you invite to your Zoom party?
Michael Scott, Gooch, Val Roughneen. Plenty of craic there.

What’s your most prized possession at the moment?
My PlayStation.

First thing you’ll do when the lockdown ends?
Out for dinner and a few pints, please God.

One old match you’d love to watch back?
Under-21 Connacht final 2016 – a special and emotional game for everyone. I remember the Rossie crowd were especially mouthy that day so was nice to see them out the gate and home safe.

What do you miss most about training?
Straight into a game, Benny [Brian Benson] sending in fresh size fives with the chalk and all still on them, and roasting Steve Duff[y].

Sum up Coronavirus in three words?
Cans of Guinness.


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