Christy O’Connor of Dropkick Murphy’s
Welcome to former Sarsfields/Glanmire dual star Christy O’Connor of Dropkick Murphys [Edinburgh), who has just joined our pitchside advertising group at Riverstown. Christy has gone from strength to stength since moving to the beautiful Scottish City of Edinburgh, and the word on the street is that a trip to Edinburgh is not complete without a visit to Dropkick Murphys and sample first hand a great Irish Welcome from the bould Christy himself.
Christy is a member of a strong sporting family, with his father Tom an outstanding corner-back with Glanmire, and a very capable hurler with his native Erin’s Own. His brother John has had some great performances in the Sarsfields/Glanmire jerseys, and in 2008, was one of the mastrminds in our County success.
Although Christy was not endowed with the speed of his uncle Terry Young, he nevertheless