Sportstalk Star Secrets – Tipperary Football star Brian Fox


What is your Favourite………….


TV Programme – Game of Thrones

Box set – Friday Night Lights (watching it for the 3rd time)

GAA Pitch – Semple Stadium followed closely by Lisvernane!!

Position on football pitch – Wing back

County jersey (not your own) – Tyrone jersey

Football team – Fermanagh & Sean Quigley

Song to listen to before a game – Whatever’s on the playlist in the dressing room

Holiday destination – Bora Bora

Other sport – Hurling

Medal won – Junior B west medal, won it playing with my father, uncle Pat and brother.

Football cliché – The bigger they are, the harder they fall

Quote – “There’s a huge difference between a touch and a score” Joe Brolly

Woman on TV – Laura Whitmore

GAA analyst – Joe Brolly, doesn’t sit on the fence and he winds up Pat Spillane

Whats app group you are in – Group of college lads 

Radio show you listen to – Beat Breakfast

Podcast – Off the ball

Sports web site –


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What do you eat on match day?

Chicken & Pasta & wine gums


Advice to young players – Don’t be afraid to make mistakes, it’s how you get better. Always challenge yourself!


Best individual display you ever saw from a team mate

John Quinn’s 2-4 in an intermediate county final in 2006 was more than Moycarkey scored altogether (he was 42 at the time)


what’s your idea of a romantic date with the other half?

Currently looking at couches in furniture stores


If you could change one rule in football, what would you change?

Black Card


Most annoying person, you follow on snap chat & twitter

 Dan Bilzerian serious green envy.


Best person you follow on snap chat & twitter

Joey Barton for the abuse he takes and dishes out.


Apart from current county manager, who is the best manager you ever had?

Criostoir McGrath my secondary school teacher, he had a lot of faith in me and developed a lot of my football skills.


Best club player that has never played inter county?

Paudie O Dwyer played u21 hurling & football for Tipp but never got called up to senior squad. One of the most consistent players in the county.


Team mate mostly likely to have his own TV show?

Mikey Quinlivan, loves the camera & himself!!


3 celebrities’ you would like to have dinner with?

Novak Djokovic

Paul O Connell

Brad Pitt he needs some emotional support


Best advice you ever got?

Always mark someone you think is better than you.


If you could be one person for a day who would you be

Conor McGregor cause of the money & lifestyle.


Most embarrassing moment playing football

Running straight into a goalpost trying to stop a ball going over the line and nearly knocking myself out.


Biggest moaner on county panel & club panel

 Kevin O’ Halloran is always moaning about some form of injury.


Team mates you would bring with you to a desert island 

Ciaran MacDonald Doctor in case anybody got sick

Colm O’ Shaughnessy to have a good laugh at Major Philly Austin for the song
3 team mate you wouldn’t bring to a desert island – 

Evan Comerford, Josh Keane & Colm O’ Shaughnessy! 3 lads unable to look after themselves.


Tell us about a funny story from your football career….

A team bonding trip with the u21s in Killarney ended with nearly the whole team been thrown out of a nightclub and 2 lads still steamed jumping into a lake naked the following morning halfway up Carrauntoohil.

Watch out next week for Tipperary Hurling Star Noel McGrath Sportstalk GAA Star Secrets!


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