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5 minutes with Ryan Jones

May 22nd, 2018

After scoring two points in the win over Armagh and putting in another hugely impressive performance last weekend, Ryan Jones gave us 5 minutes of his time.

5 Minutes with……………..

Name: Ryan Jones


Club: Derrygonnelly Harps

Favourite Position: Midfield

Favourite Pitch: Clones

Hobbies: Watching sport and socialising with my friends

Childhood hero: Barry Owens

Best Player you have played with: Eoin Donnelly

Best Player you have played against: Matthew Donnelly

Best game you have been involved in: Roscommon in the Qualifiers in 2015

Best trainer within the squad: Ciaran ‘Banty’ McBrien

Worst trainer within the squad: Gary ‘Ping’ Doc

Best motivator within the squad: Eoin Donnelly

Any superstitions: None

Favourite Song: Coldplay – A sky full of stars

Favourite Film: American Gangster

Favourite Holiday Destination: New York

Favourite Meal: Fillet steak with all the trimmings

Best advice ever received: Whether you think you can or you think you cant…. You’re right

Biggest influence on career: My parents

Club Volunteer of note: Gerald Greene and Mary Cox

Song you listen to before big games: Imagine Dragons – Thunder

Most important skill: Both feet

Biggest Strength in your game: Direct running

Area of your game you would like to improve: Weak foot

Advice for youngsters: Keep practicing all the skills

Young Player within your club to look out for: Rian McGovern and Micheal Glynn

Best thing about the GAA: The community spirit

Twitter Account: @ryanjonesy8

Facebook Account: N/A

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