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Five minutes with Cavan’s Sinead Greene

Name: Sinead Greene
Age: 24
Occupation: PE/Science Teacher


Teams played for:

Templeport, Cavan, DCU, Ulster, Connacht ladies Boston

If you were throwing a party and you could invite anyone in the world, dead or alive, who would you ask around?

Maybe Picture This seeing as I missed out on their tickets this morning! Coldplay, Kenny Rodgers to give a proper rendition of The Gambler!!!

Where do you like to go out to celebrate after a big victory?

The Imperial does be subject to the county girls taking over the dance floor and after the club I suppose The Keepers in Bawnboy

If you weren’t playing GAA what would you be at?

I’d like to think travelling the world

What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on?

League game last year versus Meath in Ballinlough. The torrential rain didn’t help.

Which character in any film are you most like?

Coach Carter

Any odd items in your kit bag?

My Vicks/Tiger Balm mixture

What’s your preferred brand of gear?

Adidas boots, Murphys gloves, O’Neills kit

Who’s the biggest joker in the teams you play for?

Claragh O’Reilly or Sinead Maguire

Which team mate has the best looking other half?

We all have excellent taste!

Who is the worst trainer?

In fairness, we’re all very committed. personally I would be subject to moaning at times and then there’s the few who are fond of the physio table.

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room?

Could name a few….’Look good, Feel good, Play good’, is what they tell me!

Who’s the best/worst person to share a room with on away trips?

Rachael Doonan would have you up all night with her talking

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus?

Best: Caitriona Smith
Worst: any of THE Snapchat Queens down the back of the bus

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include?

Worst, Shauna Lynch
Best, Ash Sheridan

Toughest opponent you have faced?

Sarah Houlihan, Kerry

Best or worst quote you’ve heard, either from a manager, player, opponent?

Best: Hard work beats talent when talent doesn’t work hard

Best manager you’ve ever played under?

Probably Peter Clarke, DCU, knew how to get the best put of his players or the Trigger/Moe combination in Boston

Best ever performance?

O Connor Cup final 2013 (despite losing!)

One to forget?

Ulster Final last year

When you were playing in the back garden, who did you pretend to be?

Peter Canavan, Tyrone

If there was a transfer market who’d be in and who’d be out of the team?

In:  Cora Staunton or Geraldine Mc Loughlin
And we’ll keep who we already have at this stage!


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