Stephen Roche

 

Age:
- 28

Height: 
- 5 ft 5 inches (Max)

Occupation/College: 
- Customer Service

 

Favourite Position: 
- Full Back line, No skill needed just rooting

 

Least Favoured Position:
- Midfield - lacking height

 

Career Honours:
- One All Ireland Intermediate (as a runner)
- Three Mid Kerry Championships 
- Two Parish Leagues 
- One O'Sullivan Cup
- One Under 21 County Championship
- Two Mid Kerry Leagues 
- Under 14 Mid Kerry championship

 

Have you ever represented Kerry? 
- Under 12 Open Trial

 

Biggest Influence on Your Career: 
- Family and Club

Most Memorable Sporting Moment:
- Winning 2019 Mid Kerry Final

 

Biggest Sporting Disappointment:
- Losing Mid Kerry Finals

 

Toughest Opponents You've Faced:
- Cathal Moriarty, hard to admit it that one

Best Trainer On The Team: 
- Tough to split Donal Dennhy and Pa Wren

Most Stylish Team Mate:
- David Roche. As I buy the clothes
- Stephen Roche. As I am wearing Cathal's clothes

 

First Into The Dressing Room:
- Gavin Horan always Foam Rolling

 

Last Out Of The Dressing Room: 
- Jonathan O'Sullivan - It takes time to put on your pyjamas

 

Funniest Teammate: 
- John Dennehy

 

GAA Likes: 
- Friendship and the craic with the lads

GAA Dislikes (What you don't like): 
- Underage too competitive - Make it more enjoyable

 

One rule you'd like to see either brought in or scrapped from GAA:
- The black card - I get too many of them (on number 6 )

 

Player You Admired Most Growing Up:
-Ian Twiss (club)
-Marc O'Se (county)

Pre-Match Superstition: 
- I wouldn't eat 4 hours before throw in

Favourite Holiday Destination:
- I have never been on a sun holiday

 

Favourite Film: 
- Coach Carter

 

Favourite Band or Musician:
- Luke Kelly

 

Favourite Food: 
- Sausage Rolls

 

Favourite Social Media App: 
- Instagram

 

Favourite GAA Venue You've Played In:
- Austin Stack Park

 

Dream Car: 
- Blue Ford Focus

 

If you owned a racehorse what would you call it?
- The Runner

 

If you could attend any sporting event in the world what would it be?
- Watching Liverpool in Anfield Lifting the premier league

 

Other Sporting Interests: 
- Soccer and Rowing

Something You Don't Know About Me:
- I have never scored for the Milltown/Castlemaine senior team

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