Donie O'Sullivan

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Donie O'Sullivan
Personal information
Irish name Dónal Ó Súilleabháin
Sport Gaelic football
Position Corner-back
Born Killarney, County Kerry
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Occupation Teacher/Lecturer
Club(s)
Years Club
1950s-1970s Dr. Crokes, Spa, Clan na Gael, UCD
Inter-county(ies)
Years County Apps (scores)
1962-1975 Kerry 35 (0-02)
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 9
All-Irelands 4
NFL 7
All Stars 2

Donie O'Sullivan (Irish: Dónal Ó Súilleabháin) (born 1940 in Killarney, County Kerry) is a former Irish sportsperson. He played Gaelic football with his local club Spa and was a member of the Kerry senior inter-county team from 1962 until 1975.[1] He was Kerry's first All Star in 1971 and won a second in 1972.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Kerry GAA profile". www.hoganstand.com. Retrieved 2010-04-09. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Jer D. O'Connor
Kerry Senior Football Captain
1966
Succeeded by
Mick Morris (Gaelic footballer)
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Johnny Culloty
Kerry Senior Football Captain
1970
Succeeded by
Michael Gleeson (politician)
Achievements
Preceded by
Johnny Culloty
(Kerry)
All-Ireland Senior Football
winning captain

1970
Succeeded by
Willie Bryan
(Offaly)