Rory Stapleton

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Rory Stapleton
Personal information
Sport Gaelic football
Position Left Corner Back
Born Ireland
Years Club
? -? Annanough
Years County
?- ? Laois

Rory Stapleton is a Gaelic footballer from County Laois.[1][2]

He usually plays at left corner back for Laois and in 2003 was part of the Laois team that won the All-Ireland Minor Football Championship title for the first time since 1997.[3]

In 2006, Stapleton was part of the Laois team that won the Leinster U21 Football Championship.[4] In 2011, he left his local team Annanough to join Dublin outfit St Vincents.[citation needed]

His first senior championship appearance for Laois came as substitute in 2008 and he started his first senior championship game against Louth at Parnell Park in the June 2009 quarter-final.[1]


  1. ^ a b "Laois give starts to two debutants". RTÉ Sport. 10 June 2009. Retrieved 10 June 2009. 
  2. ^ "In Brief: Rooney new Laois football captain". Independent. 1 February 2008. Retrieved 1 February 2008. 
  3. ^ Cahill, Jackie (13 October 2003). "GAA: HI HOLD SILVER FOR ROGERS; Dublin 1-09 Laois 2-10 Proud moment for skipper as Micko's young stars shoot Dublin's double dream to pieces". Mirror. Retrieved 13 October 2003. 
  4. ^ "Laois defender to miss rest of the season". Examiner. 2 March 2007. Retrieved 2 March 2007.