SEAN MCCAFFREY’S FOUNDATION — LETS TALK FOOTBALL

12 March 2020 No Comments by The Northern Standard

The mythical Helen of Troy and earthy Sean McCaffrey are two personalities who it would be fair to say wouldn’t be a natural pairing in many settings- be it in person or a piece of writing.

However, it was in the confines of the Garage Theatre in Monaghan Town last Tuesday night, on a stage which has hosted many a drama- tragic or otherwise- over the years where the two worlds of Greek tragedy and a Monaghan football manager collided to produce a evening where mental health, football journeys and hopes and dreams were on the menu for discussion.

While Queen Helen was known as, ‘the face who launched a thousand ships’, Oriel’s McCaffrey could very well be known as, ‘the man who launched a thousand careers’. Beginning with local side Oriel Celtic, Sean McCaffrey…

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