Cumann Lúthchleas Gael Cill Mhantáin

Martin O’ Brien

Club: Annacurra

Age: 26

League Debut: 2014

Championship Debut: 2014

Occupation: Administrator

Schools/College Attended: Coláiste Bhríde Carnew, WIT, UCD

Position: Corner Back

Favourite Food: Steak and chips

Favourite Drink: Milk

Favourite Music: Not fussy

Favourite Film: Anything

When and where did you first start playing Hurling? Indoor Hurling with primary school then in Aughrim with the great Des Burton. Started playing with Carnew at 12 years old

Biggest influence on your football career: Des Buton / Willie O’ Loughlin / Pat Doyle / Tim Balfe

Favourite Venue: Aughrim County Grounds

Favourite G.A.A. player past or present: Past: Tommy Walsh, Present: Davey Burke

What sportsperson would you most like to meet? Katie Taylor

Toughest player to mark in training? Jamie / Emmet Byrne – ‘sticky’

Advice to younger players? Practice, practice, practice

Any other sports played? Soccer, Football


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