Stephen O’Connell | Vice-Capt

Under 21 Vice-Captain

Stephen O’Connell



Club/County Honours
Numerous underage, U/18 West Championship, U/21 West Championship, West Intermediate Championship

Best Sporting Memory
Winning titles with the club from underage right up to the senior team

Rule change you would like to see implemented
Stop teams using the blanket defence

Worst Sporting memory
Losing in the U/18 County final and also losing in the Intermediate County final in 2014

Bad Habits
Complaining to the referee on the field now and again, holding onto the ball for a split second longer when a decent pass is on.

Biggest Sporting Influence and Why
Coaches from underage because they have helped me to get to where I am now and still they are helping me improve my game.

The reason I play for St. Senans is
To represent the parish and to win silverware with the club.

One player you would like to be more like
Aiden O’Shea, a big physical presence on the field who can field ball and can burst through tackles.

Best Piece of advice you have received
Go out and enjoy the game and make a difference out there.