David Roche

 

Age: 
- 22

 

Height: 
- 5 ft 10

 

Occupation/College: 
- Student In Mary Immaculate College, Limerick

 

Favourite Position: 
- Midfield nothing like being in the thick of the action

 

Least Favoured Position: 
- Corner back as you are too restricted

 

Career Honours: 
- 2 Mid Kerry Senior Championship Titles 
- 2 Mid Kerry Leagues 
- 1 O'Sullivan Cup
- 1 Trench Cup 
- 2 Munster Minor Championship's 
- 1 All Ireland Minor Championship's 
- 1 Parish League's

 

Have you ever represented Kerry? (If so, give minor details): -

Ya underage

Biggest Influence on Your Career: 
- Family/friends, Dan McKenna would have to get another mention great influence in school

Most Memorable Sporting Moment:
- Beating Laune Rangers by a point in the Mid Kerry Final nothing will beat it

Biggest Sporting Disappointment: 
- Losing U21 County Championship Final

Toughest Opponents You've Faced: 
- Mike Burke he’s all elbows

Best Trainer On The Team: 
- Pa Wrenn, a monster in training

 

Most Stylish Team Mate: 
Football: Donal Kelliher 
Dress: wise I’d have to give it to Jonathan O'Sullivan

First Into The Dressing Room:
- The Dennehy’s as they are never late

 

Last Out Of The Dressing Room: 
- Depends on the weather, if it’s cold Cathal Moriarty

Funniest Teammate: 
- Jerome Flynn, he comes outs with some crackers

GAA Likes: 
- The bonding sessions and the crack amongst the team and the competitiveness

 

GAA Dislikes: 
- Not as many enforcers as before would love to bring back the big hits

 

One rule you'd like to see either brought in or scrapped from GAA:
- Scrap the advanced mark doesn’t reward good catching and puts the defender on the back foot straight away.

 

Player You Admired Most Growing Up:
- Always loved watching/playing with Marcus Mangan and Darragh Ó Sé

 

Pre-Match Superstition: 
- Always sit in the same spot in the dressing room

 

Favourite Holiday Destination:
- Cala Millor in Majorca, a lovely spot

 

Favourite Film: 
- Remember the titans

 

Favourite Band or Musician: 
- Dermot Kennedy or Dababy

 

Favourite Food: 
- Chicken wings

 

Favourite Social Media App: 
- Instagram

 

Favourite GAA Venue You've Played In: 
- Hard to beat Milltown on a summer's evening

Dream Car: 
- Range Rover

 

If you owned a racehorse what would you call it?
- Hakuna Matata

 

If you could attend any sporting event in the world what would it be? 
- NBA finals

Other Sporting Interests: 
- NBA

 

Something You Don't Know About Me: 
- I’ve been parasailing 

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