Player’s Profile – David Whyte

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Published on October 15, 2016 with

Thanks to Senior Footballer David Whyte for taking part in our latest players profile.
We would like to wish David and the Senior team the best of luck in the Senior Championship final tomorrow.
Moorefield -v- Sarsfields
Venue: St. Conleths Park
Sunday 16th October, 3.30pm
“Nothing beats being there”


Name: David Whyte

Date of birth: 6/4/88

Height: 6’2″

Position: Midfield

Position you would like to play? Full forward

Biggest influence on your football career? Grandad

Best advice someone has given you? Stop going up with one hand!!

Can you remember your first time playing with the Moorefield Senior team? Yeah, Sos gave me a run out in challenge game against Edenderry in 2005

What’s the most enjoyable day you have had in a Moorefield jersey? The 2010 County Final

Who did you look up to at the club when you were younger? Roli Sweeeney. Phillie Wolfe took me under his wing

Best grounds you’ve played in? Croke Park

Best player you’ve played with? Roli and Johnny Doyle

Best player you’ve played against? The Gooch

Sporting hero: Michael Jordan and Daragh O’Se

Career high: Winning the Leinster club

Career low: Missing two county finals in 2013/2014


Getting to know your Team-Mates

Who’s your best friend on the team? Daryl Flynn and Evan Kavanagh

Toughest player to play with? Jason Phillips 

Who’s the quickest? probably little Cally

Who’s the Joker/Messer of the team? Definitely Tyrrello

Who’s the most skilful? Eanna or Ciaran Kelly

Who’s the best trainer?James Murray gives it 110%

Who’s the worst time keeper on the team? Liam Callaghan is atrocious

Who is the best dancer? Ian Meehan

Who is the worst dancer? Tom Kinsella by a country mile

Who’s the worst dress sense? Liam Healy and Podge wear sketchers! Moorzy probably pips them though. 

Finally, who’s the manager’s pet?? James Murray