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Kernan will be Trading Places with Bentley

Since announcing his retirement from County football duty with Armagh the door of opportunity for the 2005 young footballer of the Year is ever revolving especially when it comes to media exposure.

During his playing days, a few outings on TV as an GAA analysts for Aaron obviously hit all the right buttons from a presenters points of view, very articulate, objective and opinionated with an updated knowledgeable insight into the game, Aaron came across really well and was an instant hit.

Quickly snapped up by Setanta Sport as an analyst once he retired from County duty the Crossmaglen Rangers clubman is now going to be a participant in the Trading Places TV programme.

Aaron will swap places with former England International soccer player David Bentley in this very popular television programme. Thirty year old Bentley who played for Arsenal, Norwich, Blackburn Rovers and Tottenham Hotspurs was capped 7 times for his country and will spend 4 days in Crossmaglen this coming week in Aaron’s business and train with the Rangers team. In return Aaron will have to go to Sunderland and sell houses and train with Sunderland Football Club.