2 minutes with… Stephen Mc Donnell Mar 15, 2018

Name: Stephen Mc Donnell


Date of birth: 28-03-1992


Height: 5’10


Weight: 72kg


From: Dundalk


Position: NA (centre midfielder when playing)


Occupation: Manager & Coach


Favourite player of all time? Thierry Henry


Favourite meal, 3 courses?

Garlic mushrooms

Mixed seafood stir-fry

Sticky toffee pudding


Best pre match breakfast? Omelette with Chorizo, Ham, Peppers, Mushrooms & Tomatoes


How do you prepare for a game player/manager?

Implement training over the week, observe the group, sit with the staff and discuss the panel leading into the game.


What’s your usual routine player/manager?

Up and walk the dog before having breakfast and travelling to the game listening to music of my choice.


Any lucky traditions? No


Favourite book? Money Ball


Person you most admire? Martin Mc Gee (Buster) old coach at Quay Celtic.


3 guests for dinner, dead or alive and why?

Pep Guardiola so I could pick his brain about his coaching methods.

Patrick viera to find out what it was like to lead a team of invincibles to the premier league trophy.

Kevin Bridges for all things Banter


Football Honours? Under 17s international player of the year 2010. Promotion with Quay Celtic Fc to the NEFL premiership 2014/15. Kilmessan sheild winner Quay Celtic FC 2015/16

Championship one winner with warrenpoint as first team coach 2016/17.Winner of the mid ulster cup with warrenpoint as first team caoch 2016/17.


Past clubs? Quay Celtic, Glasgow Celtic, Dundalk, Shelbourne and Warrenpoint town.