Five Minutes With

Five minutes with – Cavan’s Oisin Pierson

Name Oisin Pierson

Age 19

Occupation Apprentice Electrician

Teams played for: Gowna, Cavan and St Pat’s college

Game you most enjoyed playing in?

Cavan vs Armagh replay 2019

Game you least enjoyed playing in?

Ramor championship QF this year
What’s the worst pitch you’ve ever played on?

The Rock Colmcille

Toughest training session you’ve every been involved in?

The Bronco is hard beat

What’s your preferred brand of gear?


Most inspirational individual you’ve ever met?

Oisin Kiernan

Where do you like to go out to celebrate?

The local

What do you like to do when you are not training/playing?

Tip about home

Which character in any film/tv show are you most like?

The Rock

Which team mates (From any club/county) are the first you’d invite on a night out?

P Brady, Smiler and the red lad

Which team mate is the worst dancer Caoimhin O Reilly Which team mate is the loudest in the changing room?

Caoimhin O Reilly again

What’s the funniest thing you’ve seen happen in training/during a match?

Any time Conor Madden goes for a high ball

What’s the worst excuse you’ve heard to get out of training and who did it come from?

“I’m a guard” – Gerald Pearson

Biggest ego?

Dara McVeety

Worst/best person to sit next to on the team bus?

Worst Killian Gunner Brady Best Conor Brady

Worst/best person to share a room with on away days?

Jason McLoughlin is the worst, didn’t get a wink of sleep. Ray Galligan the best, we got some laugh out of it

Who has the best diet, and who has the worst, and what do they consist of?

Best Martin Reilly eats rabbit food. Worst is Cian Mackey he’s a pizza man

Toughest opponent you have played against?

Padraig Faulkner

Best or worst quote you have heard from a team mate/opponent/manager?

“On your worst day ya can always run and tackle” – Eamonn Coleman

Best manager you have played for?

John Hyland

What frustrates you most about the GAA?

Rule changes

What is the best thing about being part of the GAA?

Team environment and the craic with the boys

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