Tuesday 25 April 2017

Murphy factfile

Age: 22 (DOB 26/3/89)

Height: 6' 5"

Club: Rathvilly.

Position: Midfield

Honours

Carlow SFC: 2009.

Carlow U21FC: 2005, 2007.

Carlow MFC: 2004.

Progress

2007: Lost the Leinster minor final to Laois.

2007-2009: Spent two seasons on a 'rookie' contract with the Sydney Swans.

2010: Pipped in a Leinster U-21 semi-final by Dublin after extra-time (0-14 to 0-13).

Made his Leinster SFC debut with Carlow against Wicklow.

Lost the county SFC final in a replay and represented Ireland in International Rules.

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