Ireland's Mike Finn takes a spectacular mark
over a pack of South African opponents in the
2008 AFL International Cup
|Full name||Michael Finn|
|Date of birth||18 May 1981|
|Place of birth||Tralee, County Kerry, Ireland|
|Original team(s)||Austin Stacks GAA
|Height / weight||200cm, 107kg|
|Position(s)||Ruck, Half back|
|Current club||Heidelberg Football Club|
|2002 – 2005||Caulfield Bears||42 (24)|
|2007 – 2008||Heidelberg||34 (4)|
|2009||Carey Park||17 (12)|
|2010 –||Heidelberg||33 (0)|
|International team honours|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 2011.
|Irish name||Mícheál Ó bhFinn|
|Kerry titles||1 U-21|
|Munster titles||1 U-21|
|All-Irelands||1 Senior Runner Up|
For people of a similar name see Mickey Finn (disambiguation)
He represented Kerry GAA at all levels winning a Munster Under-21 Football Championship Medal in 2002 and was also part of the senior team that lost the 2002 All-Ireland Final. He played with the famous Austin Stacks club in Tralee, winning a Kerry Under-21 Football Championship medal in 2002. In Australia, he represented Victoria in the Australasian GAA Championships.
Finn played for Ireland national Australian rules football team in the 2005 Australian Football International Cup, in Melbourne and returned with the team for the 2008 Australian Football International Cup, reaching the semi finals on both occasions. He went on to help Ireland reclaim the 2011 Australian Football International Cup title. He was Ireland's leading goalkicker scoring 4 goals in the final. He was selected on the International Cup All Star Team on 3 occasions and won the 'best & fairest player award' in 2008. He played suburban football for the Caulfield Bears (Southern Football League) and the Heidelberg Football Club (Northern Football League), winning league best and fairest awards in 2006 and 2011.
- Under 21 Football « Munster GAA Web site
- Patrick Lane (11 October 2011). "Bundoora's best miss out as night belongs to Heidelberg's Finn". Preston Leader. Preston, VIC. Retrieved 27 July 2013.
- Irish Warriors Profile Archived 2012-03-04 at the Wayback Machine.
- http://www.worldfootynews.com/article.php/20080930161743864 Umpire votes and leading goalkickers for International Cup
- Best of the best: International Cup World Team named - AFL.com.au
- Mike Finn wins IC08 Best & Fairest - AFL.com.au
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- 2005 IC Awards