Aine O'Brien Club Cpt 2012

Player Profiles

Etna  Flanagan Int Cpt 2012

Position:Corner Back
Ladies Gaelic Football Achievements: All Ireland Junior Champions 2006, Connacht Champions 2005, Club Intermediate champions ’05 ’07, Club league winners ’05, ’06, ‘07 Connacht Club champions ’07, Club senior champions 2010. Minor championship winner. Runner Up in Lynch Cup ‘97
Toughest opponent:Ciara O’Sullivan
When did you start playing Ladies Gaelic: 1990
Favourite Sporting Moment:Winning the Junior All Ireland Final in 2006
Biggest Disappointment:Losing All Ireland final in 2005
Favourite Ladies Gaelic Players: Female: Juliette Murphy Male: Brian Dooher
Most embarrassing moment on or off the football field:A wardrobe malfunction at a wedding
Favourite Food: Chocolate
Favourite Ground: O’Moore Park, Portlaoise
Ladies Gaelic Football Skill: Soloing
Your Ideal Job: Mother to 3 beautiful children
Person you would most like to meet: Barack Obama
One rule you would change in our game: I think the game should be made a little more physical with shouldering being allowed in the rules.
Influences on your career:My husband, Connor has been a huge influence on my football career. If it weren’t for his encouragement and support especially since the 3 kids came along I probably wouldn’t even be playing football now.

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