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Quickfire questions with Ryan Fadden


Name: Ryan Fadden
Age: 18
From: Balla
Occupation: Trainee mechanic

Your mood right now in three words?
Very very eager.

Best thing about being your age?
Legally able to drink.

Best thing about being from Balla?
The passion of the village for GAA

Favourite Mayo player?
Darren Coen. Right peg.

What’s your guilty pleasure TV show?

What’s your most prized possession?
Glenhest 5-a-side trophy.

One old club match you’d love to watch back?
Balla vs Parke Under-14 ‘B’ championship semi-final

Favourite team-mate?
Matthew Flanagan. Quiet and calming.

Celebrity you’d most like to hang out with?
Conor McGregor. Seems like good craic.

Favourite post-match meal?
Meat feast pizza.

Favourite song to get ‘up’ for a match?
Takaka rain.

Last book you read?
Horrid Henry.

Thing that makes you nervous?
Marking a wing-back with socks up.

Favourite sporting team?
Chelsea FC.

Best advice you ever got?
Never bite off more than you can chew.

Last time you cried?
6th class schoolyard.

Any superstitions?
Tying laces twice in dressing room before playing.

What winning a county title would mean in three words?
Non stop Dempsey’s.

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