Thanks to Moorefield’s Ella O’Neill, Scoil na Naomh Uilig captain, who participated in our first feature of the week. Ella and her team mates will play Robertstown in the Under-11 Cumann na mBunscol final at 5.00pm on Thursday. This is the first girls football final that the school team have been involved in! Managers of the team are also Moorefield players, Sheena and Leanne.
Best of luck to Ms. Curran and Ms O’Brien, the team and management.
Name: Ella O’Neill
First time you played football: About 4 years of age
First Trainer: Richie Anderson
Favourite Moorefield Player: Eanna O’Connor
Favourite Kildare player: Daryl Flynn
Teams you play for: Moorfield camogie/ football and Scoil na Naomh Uilig camogie/ football
Best game you ever played in: Semi-final last week for club and school
Biggest influence on your life so far: My daddy and Tommy Martin.
Best advice someone has ever given you: To try your best and come off with a red face!!
Best ground you have ever played in: County grounds
Favourite sport: Camogie/ football/ Irish dancing
Who’s your sporting hero: Podge Collins/ Bobby Duggan
Favourite music/ movie: Pop/ Wonderwoman
Tell us about the team!
Scoil na Naomh Uilig trainers? Leanne Curran, Katie Bergin, Sheena O’Brien and Elaine Fitzgibbon
Who’s your best friend on the team? Aisling, Grace, Kate and Hannah
Who’s the tough nut of the team? Me or Grace
Who’s the quickest? Grace
Who’s the Joker of the team? Me
Who’s the most skilful? Me😵
Who’s the best trainer? Can’t decide- they’re all great
Who’s the worst time keeper on the team? Kim
Who’s the best player you have played with? Aisling or Grace
Who’s the best player you have played against? Emma Martin
Who’s the newest player on the team? Cherise
Who’s the oldest player on the team? Don’t know
Who’s the top scorer? Grace or me
Who’s the manager’s pet? Kate😂😂