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Great Irish Sports Stars: Jason Sherlock

All-Ireland Winner, 7-time Leinster Football Champion, Represented Ireland in U-21 Soccer and Basketball.

Jason Sherlock’s journey from sports-mad boy to Hill 16 icon wasn’t a straight line. As a kid he loved every sport going; he played basketball and soccer for Ireland and hurled with a Cork GAA club. But he found his true calling in Gaelic football and went all the way to the All-Ireland final with the Boys in Blue. After his inspiring playing career, Jason went on to become a trusted assistant for Jim Gavin during Dublin’s historic five-in-a-row run. Discover how a young boy from Dublin found strength in his difference to become a Gaelic football great.

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Donny Mahoney

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