A Philly Minute With...Erin Donaghy
Name: Erin Donaghy
Club: Delco Gaels
Position: Wherever Brendan puts me
Sporting hero: Jimmy Rollins/ Jack Donaghy
Favorite song: "C’mon Eileen" – Shout out to my mother
Favorite movie: Forrest Gump
Favorite food: Shrimp, nachos
Favorite drink: Coffee
Ideal Holiday Destination: There’s never a good reason to leave Delco
Best GAA moment: Our first training session as the Delco Gaels Ladies Team
Ambition for 2020 season: To play!!!!
Pre-match rituals: ‘To be determined’ when this season kicks off
Any odd items in your football bag: Whatever my brothers forgot for training/games
Best player you have played with: Dee Bradley and Billy Hegarty
Best player you have played against: Erin Carty
Best trainer in the squad: Mia Moore
Worst trainer in the squad: Can’t choose between the men…..
Worst training drill: Anything that involves running in a 6x6 box of cones
Where do you like to go out and celebrate after a big win: Rooney’s
Who’s the biggest joker in the team: Me or Orla Fay
Who spends most time in front of the mirror in the dressing room: Patrick Hegarty
Who’s the best/worst person to share a room with on away trips: Aine Sheehan the best because she always packs an entire pharmacy worth of supplies in her bag.
Who’s the best/worst person to sit beside on the team bus: Leanne McGroary because she always has the fresh gossip
Best piece of advice you were every given: “Keep going even if you think you are going to pass out” – Annmarie Sheehan
What’s the best part about being a member of your club: It’s exciting to see friends I haven’t seen since we were younger. We also get to see younger girls come up through the youth league and join our team. I am looking forward to watching the adult teams grow in the future.