A Philly Minute with...Ryan Devlin


Name - Ryan Devlin

Club – Young Irelands

Position - Half forward

Sporting hero – Shane Heavron

Biggest achievement – 2010 all-Ireland minor champions

Favorite song – Meet Her at the Love Parade (Laidback Luke remix)

Any pre-match ritual – listening to music

Favorite TV show – Friday night lights

Favorite food – hangover food

Favorite Drink - triple raspberry vodka and Sprite

Favorite movie – Conor Mallon the movie

What Character in any movie are you most like - Tim Riggins

Three people you would invite to a dinner party - Tommy Tiernan, Kevin hart and Shane Heavron (3 comedians)

Ideal Holiday Destination- Philly

Best trainer on your team – Anthony Daly

Worst trainer on your team - Damien Butler

Best GAA moment - playing in Croke Park on all-Ireland Sunday

Best piece of advice you were ever given – end the fight before it starts 😉 'Stratts'

Where do you like to go out and celebrate after a big win - anywhere that I can get a few cold Fireballs

Any odd items in your football bag - Gareth Devlins clothes

Who’s the biggest joker on your team - Ruairi McGlone

Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room - Shane Heavron

Who’s the best/worst person to share a room with on away trips - best Liam Gervin worst Dwayne Quinn

Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus - best Darren McCurry (tells some stories) worst Mark McReynolds (serious gambler)

Who has the best and who has the worst diet on the team, and what does it include - best Aaron Beattie doesn't eat chocolate/ worst Caelean Chipotle butler

Toughest opponent you have faced - Danny "The Hatchet" Mills (roasted Paul Manion)

Best part about playing in Philadelphia - Cawleys Sundays

Best ever performance - U12s game vs Edendork - I scored 12 points of Conor Mallon

One to forget - The week after that Conor Mallon scored 12 of me (hasn't scored since)

If there was a transfer market who’d be in and who’d be out of the team- James Lowe from Stewartstown would be in, he's a u21 county champion at the minute, Caelean Butler would be out because he's missing his girlfriend


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