Player Profiles

Tomas O'Connor

Inter-County Debut
Honours Won


When and where did you first play football/hurling? Out my back garden with my family and neighbours when I was 4 or 5, we had some serious battles!
Best career advice you were given: Do the simple things right and the rest will take care of itself
What skill do you think is the most important in football/hurling? First touch.
What would you like to change about the game? Referees let the game flow more.
Favourite sport other than football/hurling: Soccer
When I was a child I wanted to be…A fireman
Best Football/hurling memory outside of playing: Ken McGrath's backwards catch against Cork!
Best Football/hurling memory as a player: Winning U21 Muskerry football final and starting for the Cork minor hurlers
If there was a movie made about your life, who would play you? Brad Pitt
Who is the greatest player you have seen? DJ Carey
If there was a ‘transfer market’ who would you buy? Bubbles O Dwyer
The best invention ever… Hairspray!!!!
Person you would most like to meet: Thierry Henry
Marooned on a desert island what could you not be without? FIFA or my iPhone
Best memories of national schoool: Winning 3 Sciath na Scoil medals in a row, playing soccer at break with Paddy O Connell.
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