Players In Profile

Eddie Hoare

Question Answer
So what’s your name anyway? Eddie Hoare
And you are HOW old? 28
Primary school? St James’ Bushypark
6th Class Teacher? Michael Kelly
Secondary School (if any)? St. Mary’s College
Favourite School Memory? Winning 3 Senior A Connacht titles
Position (on the field!)? Centre Forward
County debut year and opposition? 2008 v Tyrone
Sporting Hero? Roy Keane
Favourite GAA player growing up? Michael Donnellan
Favourite musician? Bruce Springsteen
Favourite pre-match food? Chicken and Gluten Free Pasta
Most embarrassing moment in your life? When the “L” sign blew off the windscreen during my driving test – that’s definitely why I failed!!
Biggest club achievement? County Senior Finalists 2014
Fastest player in St. Michaels? Eamon Brannigan
Most skilful player in St. Michaels? Keith Ward
Strongest player in St. Michaels? Máirtín “Bull” Cullinane – sorry Jamie!!
Fittest player in St. Michaels? Sean Hoare
‘Funny man’ in your club dressing room? Blain Sheridan
Longest in the shower? Robbie Hannan
Hardest trainer club? Alan Glynn
Laziest trainer club? Ollie Hester!!
Toughest ever opponent? Tomas Ó Sé or Jamie Downes (FBD Jan 2016)
Favourite song? Fast Car by Tracy Chapman
Pre-match ritual? Latte in Coco Cafe
Best player played with? Padraig Joyce
Favourite movie? The Dark Knight
Favourite actor? Matt Damon
Favourite actress? Jennifer Aniston
If you were stranded on a desert island and were only allowed bring three people with you. What three people would you bring? Bear Grylls, Eva Carneiro & Laura Whitmore
Favourite TV programme? Match of the Day
Biggest influences on your career? Liam Sammon
Other than yourself, a free in the last minute of a championship game who from St. Michaels would you wish to take it? Greg Rogan
GAA honours to date? Connacht Senior Championship 2008, Connacht Senior League 2008, 2009 & 2016, Connacht Minor League & Championship 2005, County Féile U14 2001, U16 Club 2003 & Minor A Club 2004, County and Connacht Intermediate Club 2009, Senior A Connacht Colleges 2004, 2005 & 2006.

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