David Bentley visits Newry Showgrounds!

Newry Groundsman Willie Young with David Bentley. Photo: Brendan Monaghan Photography.
Newry Groundsman Willie Young with David Bentley. Photo: Brendan Monaghan Photography.

Newry City AFC were pleased to welcome former Premiership Star David Bentley to the Showgrounds this morning.

During his visit he took part in filming for ‘The Toughest Trade’ in which he co stars with with Armagh GAA player Aaron Kernan, ┬áKilkenny hurling star Jackie Tyrell and Baseball player Brian Schneider.

 

 

 

David was happy to pose for a selfie with Club PRO Laura. Photo: Brendan Monaghan Photography.
David was happy to pose for a selfie with Club PRO Laura. Photo: Brendan Monaghan Photography.

For the show the sportsmen swap roles for a week to compare the life of amateur GAA players with professional athletes.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The show which is sponsored by AIB will be aired on 12th March at 10pm on TV3.

And of course Manager Darren Mullen couldn't miss out on a selfie chance with the star either!
And of course Manager Darren Mullen couldn’t miss out on a selfie chance with the star either!

 

 

Photographs courtesy of Brendan Monaghan Photography.