NCG asks the players all the important questions – and they are happy to answer. Next up, it’s the turn of Shane Lowry…

What would you do if you were President for the day?

Probably go for a spin on my jet.

Last album you downloaded?

An Irish band called The Coronas.

Last event you bought tickets for?

Probably a football match or a GA match back home.

One TV series you keep going back to?


When was the last time you cried?

My wife doesn’t know this but we were watching the NHS Heroes Awards and I cried at one of those stories.

What is your favourite film?

The Godfather.

What’s the perfect night out?

Dinner with the lads, a few drinks and see where it takes us.

What do you think when you look in the mirror?

Should I trim my beard?

What’s your guilty pleasure?


Favourite football team?

Manchester United.

One you don’t like?

Probably Manchester City.

Who would play you in a film about your life?

I can’t remember his name… the guy from the Hangover with the beard. (Zach Galifianakis, who plays Alan.)

What will you be doing when you’re 60?

Living my life in Dublin and hopefully watching my kids and grandkids grow up.

One thing you can’t live without?

My phone.