Noel Tierney

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Noel Tierney
Personal information
Irish name Nollaig Ó Tiarnaigh
Sport Gaelic Football
Position Full Back
Born (1942-02-02) 2 February 1942 (age 75)
Tuam, Ireland
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Occupation Dairy Farmer
Club(s)
Years Club Apps (scores)
(Milltown) 1962-1976 Garrymore
Milltown
29 Apps. (0-4)
Club titles
Galway titles 1 (1971)
Inter-county(ies)
Years County
1963-1969 Galway
Inter-county titles
Connacht titles 5
All-Irelands 3
NFL 1
All Stars 2 (Cú Chulainn Award)

Noel Tierney (born 2 February 1942 in Milltown, County Galway) is an Irish former Gaelic Football Player and Sportsperson. He played Gaelic football with his local club Milltown and was a member of the Galway Senior Inter-County 3 in a row winning team from 1964 until 1966 inclusive, winning three Senior All Ireland Medals.[1] He was also Captain of the Conaught Railway Cup Winning Team of 1969 as well as being on the Galway Minor All-Ireland winning team of 1960.

Honours[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Galway GAA. profile". www.hoganstand.com. Retrieved 2010-04-09. 
Awards
Preceded by
Lar Foley
(Dublin)
Caltex Footballer of the Year
1964
Succeeded by
Martin Newell
(Galway)