Michael Currane

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Michael Currane
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Personal information
Full name Irish name: Mícheál Ó Corrain
Nickname(s) Mick, Plugger
Date of birth 02/03/1976
Place of birth Kilmihil, County Clare, Ireland
Height/Weight 177/87kg
Position(s) Full forward
Club information
Current club Leeside Lions
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
2000 Total Dublin Demons
International team honours
Years Team Games (Goals)
2001–2008 Ireland 21
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 2008 season.

Michael Currane is a former Australian rules footballer who represented Ireland at the Australian Football International Cup

Playing career[edit]

Mick is a native of Kilmihil, Co. Clare and was the President and founder of the Australian Rules Football League of Ireland. [1] Mick and his brother Brian represented the Ireland national Australian rules football team, that won the 2001 Atlantic Alliance Cup and 2002 Australian Football International Cup,[2] in Melbourne. He returned with the team for the 2008 Australian Football International Cup,[3] reaching the semi finals.[4][5][6][7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "History - Aussie Rules International - Promoting Australian Football Around the World". Aussie Rules International. Retrieved 2011-11-26. 
  2. ^ "Team Lists - Aussie Rules International - Promoting Australian Football Around the World". Aussie Rules International. Retrieved 2011-11-26. 
  3. ^ Brett Northey. "Final Irish squad named". World Footy News. Retrieved 2011-11-26. 
  4. ^ Sporting Pulse Irish bring powerful squad
  5. ^ "Squad Biogs 08". Irishwarriors.net. Retrieved 2011-11-26. 
  6. ^ "The Footy Record / DAFL / Team / Ireland". Thefootyrecord.net. Retrieved 2011-11-26. 
  7. ^ Leeside Lions Profile