Crawford Nigel

December 25, 1998
Meath's Nigel Crawford NAME: Nigel Crawford DATE OF BIRTH: 10-10-79 HEIGHT: 6' 4" WEIGHT: 14st 7lbs CLUB: St. Peters, Dunboyne COUNTY: Meath NOTABLE SPORTING ACHIEVEMENTS (GAELIC): Meath SFC 1998 TOUGHEST OPPONENT: John McDermott FAVOURITE GROUNDS: Pairc Tailteann, Semple Stadium HOBBIES: Golf, soccer FAVOURITE POSITION: Midfield THE WORST PLAYER TO TRAIN THAT YOU KNOW: Niall McKenna (club), Paul Shankey (county) FAVOURITE PLAYERS: Darren Fay, Niall Buckley, Sean Martin Lockhart INFLUENCES ON YOUR CAREER: My father and Sean Boylan THE HIGH POINT OF YOUR CAREER TO DATE: Winning the Meath SFC with the club this year BIGGEST DISAPPOINTMENT: Losing by a point to Kilmacud Crokes in Leinster Club Championship OTHER PLAYERS WITH A PROMISING FUTURE: Patrick Hobbs (Meath Under 14), my brother Simon (Meath Under 16) WAYS OF IMPROVING THE GAME: Allowing a clean pick up off the ground DISLIKES ABOUT THE GAA: Don't get paid and Sunday morning matches DO YOU HAVE ANY RELATIVES INVOLVED IN GAELIC GAMES?: My brother plays for Meath Under 16s. My father played hurling for Down. My uncle was Chairman of the Down County Board PERSON YOU WOULD MOST LIKE TO MEET: Barry Callaghan FAVOURITE PERSONAL SAYING OR TERM OF ABUSE: 'Whats that all about?' PET HATES: Hairy armpits FAVOURITE MUSIC: Mariah Carey (live) FAVOURITE FILM: The Usual Suspects WHAT WOULD YOU DO IF YOU WON THE LOTTO?: Ask for a pay rise PERSON LEAST WELCOME AT YOUR HOME: My brother Nick IDEAL DATE: Ulrika Johnson HOW WOULD YOU LIKE TO BE REMEMBERED? Famously Taken from Hogan Stand magazine 25th December 1998 Vol 8 No 52


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