In the British and Irish Cup Sheridan has been instrumental in Munster's progression to the knock-out stages playing in each of Munster's pool games this season. A product of the Munster Rugby Academy Cathal has represented Connacht U19s and has also represented the Ireland Club XV side.
Place of birth: Sligo
Currently residing: Annacotty, Co. Limerick
Educated where: St. Mary's College, Ballysadare and Sligo Grammar School.
How old were you when you first started playing rugby and what club: Aged 9 at Sligo Rugby Club
First position you ever played: Hooker
Most memorable try in career: An U16 cup match for Sligo - against Corinthians, a 5-0 classic!
Sportsperson admire most: Michael Jordan
Career highlight to date: Signing a professional contract with Munster
Favourite other sport: American Football
Favourite team outside rugby: Indianapolis Colts
Most difficult opponent: Patrick O'Regan
Most embarrassing moment on a rugby pitch: Took a knock to the head once, ended up
falling backwards head over heels after trying to get up!
Player you would most like to play alongside: Dan Carter
Best thing about playing for Munster: The history and the support
Best moment at Munster: Senior debut
Best part of being a pro rugby player: Winning
Worst part of being pro rugby player: Losing
Hobbies outside rugby: Golf, Reading, Jazz flute
Person you would avoid at all costs: David Kilcoyne when he's sleepy!
Sporting Event you'd most like to attend: Superbowl
Best place you've visited: Newport Beach, California
Where you've haven't been would love to go to: Hawaii
Three things you can't live without: Food, Water and Air.... Easy one!
Who would play you in a movie: Daniel Craig with some hair dye
Most famous person you've met: Mike Tyson
Favourite Food: Shank of Lamb
Favourite subject at school: English
Subject you were worst at: Maths
Favourite Film: Good Will Hunting
Favourite TV programme: Mad Men
Favourite Actor: Matt Damon
Favourite Singer/Band: Frank Sinatra
Three people you would invite to dinner and why: Scarlett Johansson - and if she was there,
the other two wouldn't matter.