Player Profiles

Aidan O'Mahony

Inter-County Debut
Honours Won


When and where did you first play football/hurling? Probably with my granny in the back garden in 1987
Best career advice you were given: Always give the ball to the man in the best position
What skill do you think is the most important in football/hurling? Catching clean possession (which I'm terrible at)
What would you like to change about the game? Fast corner backs
Favourite sport other than football/hurling: Beach Volleyball
When I was a child I wanted to be… cool
Best Football/hurling memory outside of playing: Mark Landers "Welcome back to Leeside Liam McCarthy" speech in 1999
Best Football/hurling memory as a player: The time I scored a goal with Muskerry U14s after 10 seconds when the goalie was still jogging into position
If there was a movie made about your life, who would play you? Melissa McCarthy
Who is the greatest player you have seen? Henry Shefflin
If there was a ‘transfer market’ who would you buy? TJ Reid
The best invention ever… The selfie stick
Person you would most like to meet: Jim Carrey
Marooned on a desert island what could you not be without? Sun cream
Best national school memories: Winning Sciath Na Scoil (football) in Pairc Ui Chaoimh when I was in 5th class against Watergrasshill
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