Players of the Carnbane, with Marc Greer
Name: Marc Greer.
Occupation: Baker/Personal trainer.
Club: Finn Harps.
Previous Club(s): Newry Celtic.
Honours: Won everything at underage level, Carnbane division one winners medal x2, Fr Davis cup x2, Gilmore cup and I have represented NI in 5-aside football – UK champions! I have many more!
Position: Full back.
Favourite player: Pele.
Favourite drink: Magners, plenty of ice.
What team do you support? Liverpool.
What are your interests outside of football? Outside of football, I like to keep active. I train a few times a week by myself and live for the weekends really.
How long have you been with your current club? I’ve played for Finn harps most of my life. I re-joined back in June 2011.
What do you think of the facilities for soccer in Newry & Mourne? To be fair, the pitches in Newry are really poor compared to the Mid Ulster and Belfast pitches. A big improvement is much needed – pitches here can’t deal with winter time and heavy rain.
What would you liked to have achieved by the time you hang your boots up? I want to win the Mid Ulster, Junior cup and the Premier League.
How would you like to be remembered as a footballer? I want to be remembered as an honest footballer, always played the shirt off my back every match and always gave 100%.
Who is the best Carnbane player you’ve seen and why? I don’t have a best Carnbane player but there is a few good ones in the past.
What word best describes you as a football player? Prepared.
You’re stranded on a desert island, what are your three essential items? Super FT, 6 pack of Magners and sun lotion.
If you were down to your last £20, what would you spend it on? 20 quids worth of Kens Chinese!
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