Alan Dillon

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Alan Dillon
Personal information
Irish name Alan Ó Diolun
Sport Gaelic Football
Position Left Half Forward
Born 1982 (age 34–35)
Castlebar, Ireland
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Occupation Validation Consultant
Years Club
1999- Ballintubber
Club titles
Mayo titles 3
Years County
2003- Mayo
Inter-county titles
Connacht titles 8
All-Irelands 0
All Stars 2

Alan Dillon (born 1982 in Castlebar) is an All Star winning Gaelic footballer for Mayo and previous captain of the Mayo senior Gaelic football team.[1] He played football with his local club Ballintubber in Mayo and has been a member of the Mayo senior football team since 2003, playing in 4 All-Ireland finals. Dillon won his first All Star award in 2006.[2]

Dillon has participated in a marketing campaign for Ireland West Airport Knock.[3] Alan attended Davitt College in Castlebar for his Secondary education.


  1. ^ "Dillon to captain Mayo". 2011-05-20. Retrieved 2011-05-27. 
  2. ^ "Champions Kerry top All Star list". RTÉ. 22 November 2006. Retrieved 27 May 2011. 
  3. ^ "Donegal GAA stars join forces as Ambassadors for Ireland West Airport Knock". Donegal Democrat. Johnston Press. 13 May 2013. Retrieved 13 May 2013.