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Time Out with Cavan's Conor Moynagh

Cavan's Conor Moynagh. Picture by Seamus Loughran

Conor Moynagh


Age: 25

Occupation: Marketing Consultant

Q: What's your county manager's favourite saying?

A. "Where's Mackey?"

Q. Who is the best player you've played against?

A. Peter Harte

Q. Which team-mate has the biggest bag of toiletries?

A. Cian Mackey - 6 bottles of suncream, vaseline, hair growing supplements - you name it, he has it!

Q. Best trainer? A. Oisin Kiernan

Q. Worst trainer? A. Seanie Johnston - disappeared for a couple of years at one point

Q. What's the strangest thing you've seen in a changing room?

A. A dump in a urinal.

Q. Which county, apart from your own, do you like to do well and why?

A. The missus is from Kerry, so it wouldn't go down all too well if I cheered against them.

Q. Joe Brolly or Pat Spillane?

A. Pat Spillane was out in Riyadh with Dad at the weekend, so I better go with him.

Q. If you could change one thing about Gaelic football/hurling/ladies' football/camogie, what would it be?

A. All Men and Ladies codes under the one GAA umbrella.

Q. What is the best book you've read?

A. Bounce: The Myth of Talent and the Power of Practice

Q. Last film you saw at the cinema? Hit or miss?

A. Was dragged to "I, Tonya" a few weeks back - wasn't a bad show all the same

Q. Favourite drink?

A. Guinness / Milk

Q. Favourite dessert?

A. Chocolate Fudge Cake with Vanilla Ice Cream

Q. In terms of music, what is your guilty pleasure?

A. Q102's love zone

Q. Tell us something we don't know about you….

A. Dara McVeety is responsible for my drunken tattoo.

Q If you could take three things on to a desert island, what would they be?

A. spare socks, a puppy, and Anna Kendrick

Q. Who is your sporting hero?

A. Was always a big David Beckham fan growing up.

Q. Favourite sporting memory?

A. The scenes at the end of the game after winning the Cavan Intermediate Championship with Drumgoon in 2011.

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