Players of the Carnbane, with Conor Giles

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Friday, April 6th, 2012
Name: Conor Giles.

'Players of the Carnbane'

Age: 23. Occupation: Bricklayer. Club: Woodside. Previous Club(s): Bessbrook United. Honours: Carnbane First Division winners medal. Position: Right/left back. Favourite player: Ronaldo. Favourite drink: Tin of coke/Coors. What team do you support? Leeds. What are your interests outside of football? Golf. How long have you been with your current club? Two years. What is your proudest moment in the game? Winning the league last year unbeaten.

Conor Giles (right) proudly shows off the First Division shield with a team mate.

What do you think of the facilities for soccer in Newry & Mourne? Bad at best. What would you like to have achieved by the time you hang your boots up? Winning the Premier Division with Woodside and a Mid Ulster would be nice. How would you like to be remembered as a footballer? A team player. Who is the best Carnbane player you’ve seen and why? Philly Hughes – the man’s got a gift. What word best describes you as a football player? Aggressive – NOT! You’re stranded on a desert island, what are your three essential items? My I-phone, an internet connection and a Bear Grylls survival guide. If you were down to your last £20, what would you spend it on? New maps for call of duty.
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