April 29, 2022
Alongside our sponsor Danske Bank , Ulster Schools recognise the achievements of a footballer and hurler every month from across the spectrum of ongoing games and competitions.
For March, the Danske Bank Football Player of the Month is Darragh Saul from St Joseph’s Newry .
Darragh was in impressive form for St Joseph’s in their Danske Bank U16.5 Mullholland Cup campaign, helping them succeed in becoming the 2022 Mullholland Cup Champions after defeating St Kevin‘s Lisnaskea in the Final 🏐
Comhghairdeas Darragh👏
Name: Darragh Saul
Favourite Position: Centre Half Forward
Other hobbies: Soccer, Gym
Childhood sporting hero: Paul Scholes
Best Player you have played with: Brian Grant, Mayobridge
Best Player you have played against: James Savage, loughinisland
Best game you have been involved in: 2022 Ulster Schools GAA Mulholland cup final against St Kevin’s Lisnaskea (Read the match report here 👀🔽)
Best game you have been at as a spectator: Tyrone V Dublin All Ireland Semi-Final
Best advice ever received: Follow the forward pass even if you don’t get the ball
Biggest influence on career: David Clifford
Most important skill: Shooting long range
Biggest Strength in your game: Shooting and catching high ball
Area of your game you would like to improve: Stopping a runner with the ball
Best thing about the GAA: Making lifelong friends