Player Profiles

Sean O'Donoghue

Inter-County Debut
Honours Won


When and where did you first play football/hurling? U6 with Inniscarra in the community hall when I was 5
Best career advice you were given: Always have confidence when playing. If you believe you’ll beat your man, you will beat your man.
What skill do you think is the most important in football/hurling? First touch in hurling, and kick pass in football
What would you like to change about the game? Whoever gets fouled takes the free
Favourite sport other than football/hurling: Soccer
When I was a child I wanted to be… Playing with Man Utd
Best Football/hurling memory outside of playing: Seeing Cork beat Kilkenny in the 2013 all Ireland ¼ final
Best Football/hurling memory as a player: Lifting a trophy in Croke Park on behalf of Colaiste Choilm
If there was a movie made about your life, who would play you? Channing Tatum
Who is the greatest player you have seen? Henry Shefflin
If there was a ‘transfer market’ who would you buy? Seamus Harnedy
The best invention ever… Wi-Fi
Person you would most like to meet: Jessica Alba
Marooned on a desert island what could you not be without? A 50 foot yacht
Best memories of national school: Winning 3 out of 4 finals. 2 in football and 1 hurling. Being vice captain for 6th class football was also one of my favourite parts.
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