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Quickfire Questions with Mark Dervan

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Quickfire questions

Name: Mark Dervan
Club: Breaffy Age: 22  
Occupation: Financial Consultant

Working from home or back at work?
Still working from home.

Best thing about social distancing?
A few less awkward encounters in the shops

Worst thing about social distancing?
Keith Mulchrone being two metres off his man.

Best thing about wearing a mask?
Easy to hide behind on them slower days.

What’s your guilty pleasure TV show?
Tipping Point.

Which three celebrity guests would you invite over for a party?
Dennis Rodman, Tyson Fury and Tom Brady.

What’s your most prized possession at the moment?
I wouldn’t have too many as of yet but hopefully that will be fixed soon!

First thing you’ll do when Covid restrictions are scrapped?
I think a Breaffy mystery tour is on the cards.
 
One old match you’d love to watch back?
I suppose last year’s group game against Mitchels will be a good watch in a few years.

County player you’d most like to room with?
I’d have to say Matty Ruane, always up for the craic.

Favourite post-match meal and drink?
Pizza and a few pints.

Favourite song to get ‘up’ for a match?
‘Whatever it Takes’ — Imagine Dragons.

Best advice you ever got?
To ‘stick to them like sh**e to a blanket’, a famous quote from Brian Ruane in my underage days.

Last time you cried?
Probably the last time I was around Rob Hennelly after a few pints, thick skin needed....

Sum up the last year in three words?
Thanks for coming.

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