McDonnell Steven

01 December 2000
Armagh’s Steven McDonnell

NAME: Steven McDonnell

DATE OF BIRTH: 13-7-79

HEIGHT: 6’

WEIGHT: 12st

CLUB: Killeavy

COUNTY: Armagh

NOTABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS (GAELIC): 1 Ulster Under 21; 2 Senior Ulster; Irish News All Star (Ulster)

TOUGHEST OPPONENT: My next one

FAVOURITE FOOD: Italian

HOBBIES: Going out to niteclubs

NOMINATE WORLD’S LAZIEST PERSON: Enda McNulty

FAVOURITE PLAYERS: Gerard Houlihan

SPORTS LEGEND YOU MOST ADMIRE: Michael Jordan

INFLUENCES ON YOUR CAREER: Dad, Thomas Mallon

CHOSEN SPECIALIST SUBJECT ON MASTERMIND: Sport

BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT: Losing All-Ireland U21 semi final to Kerry

FAVOURITE OLYMPIC SPORT: 100m sprint

FAVOURITE CARTOON CHARACTER: Bart Simpson

IDEAL DRINKING COMPANY: Baywatch cast

GAA GRIPES: Players should never be out of pocket

RELATIVES INVOLVED IN GAELIC GAMES: None

FAVOURITE ACTOR: Robert De Niro

WHAT FILM WOULD YOU MOST LIKE TO STAR IN: Basic Instinct

FAVOURITE MUSIC: Anything but rave

WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU WON THE LOTTO: Get drunk and travel the world

IF YOU HAPPENED UPON A TIME MACHINE, WHERE WOULD YOU TRAVEL AND WHEN: 1994 World Cup Ireland v Italy, Giants Stadium

IDEAL BATHTUB COMPANION: Jennifer Lopez and Sarah Michelle Geller

HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED: As the first Killeavy man to lift Sam

HOW DO YOU THINK YOU’LL BE REMEMBERED: As someone who always tried his best on the football field


Taken from Hogan Stand magazine
December 2000