Transfer News in the SSE Airtricity League of Ireland

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Thomas Byrne returns to Drogheda United

Wed, Dec 12 2018

After a year away at St. Patrick’s Athletic, forward Thomas Byrne has returned to United Park to sign for Drogheda ...

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Youngsters Maurice Nugent and Wilson Waweru sign back with Galway United for 2019

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The announcement comes days after the Tribesmen announced Conor Barry and Conor Melody are to stay at the club for ...

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Player of the Year Kevin Taylor and captain Paul Hunt head up quartet to re-sign for Cobh Ramblers

Mon, Dec 10 2018

Ben O’Riordan and Matthew Lambe have also re-signed with Stephen Henderson’s side.

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Doncaster Rovers win the race to sign Kieran Sadlier from Cork City

Mon, Dec 10 2018

The former Ireland under-21 international will link up once more with Donnie boss Grant McCann, whom he worked under while ...

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John Caulfield says returning John Kavanagh will be 'like a new signing' for Cork City

Sun, Dec 09 2018

The right-back, who has struggled with persistent injury problems over the past few seasons, spent time on loan with Waterford ...

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Former Ireland under-21 captain Jack Byrne 'snapped the hand off' for Hoops opportunity

Sat, Dec 08 2018

Dubliner Byrne had previously trained with Shamrock Rovers during the summer before opting to sign for Kilmarnock, but has no ...

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Bohemians sign back 'important figure' Kevin Devaney for 2019

Sat, Dec 08 2018

Devaney joined Keith Long's side for a second spell at Dalymount Park ahead of the 2018 season following Galway United's ...

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Relegated Bray Wanderers make statement of intent with capture of Keegan and Daly from Waterford

Sat, Dec 08 2018

Former Shamrock Rovers defender Sean Heaney also re-signs for the Seagulls having impressed in spite of last season’s relegation to ...

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Doherty heads to the NI Premiership to sign with Crusaders

Fri, Dec 07 2018

NIFL Premiership side Crusaders have signed Derry City legend Ger Doherty after the 37-year-old spent ten years of service with ...

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Oscar Brennan: I had no real pedigree if you'd like as a schoolboy, to come from that into a professional league was great

Fri, Dec 07 2018

2019 is shaping up to be a massive year for Shelbourne in the First Division. However, despite the early optimism, ...

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Kelly, Russell, Barry and Foley all commit to the Limerick cause for 2019

Fri, Dec 07 2018

Limerick FC manager Tommy Barrett has made his first raft of signings for the club on their return to the ...

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Seamus Sharkey swaps Sligo Rovers for Glenavon

Fri, Dec 07 2018

28-year-old Isle of Man native Seamus Sharkey has made the move from Premier Division side Sligo Rovers to join up ...

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Jamie Lennon re-signs with the Saints

Fri, Dec 07 2018

Harry Kenny has continued his positive start as Manager at St Patrick’s Athletic by re-signing midfielder Jamie Lennon.

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Corbet and Barker amongst host of new signings announced at Bohs

Fri, Dec 07 2018

Bohemians manager Keith Long has continued to build his squad ahead of the 2019 Premier Division which kicks off in ...

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Harry Kenny makes Georgie Poynton latest addition at Pats

Fri, Dec 07 2018

St Patrick’s Athletic have signed midfielder Georgie Poynton from Dundalk.

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John Russell returns to Sligo in Assistant Manager/Player role

Fri, Dec 07 2018

John Russell has been revealed as Liam Buckley’s Assistant Manager at Sligo Rovers.

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Bermuda international Leverock signs for Sligo Rovers

Fri, Dec 07 2018

Sligo Rovers have announced the signing of Bermuda Captain Dante Leverock from Estonian side Narva Trans.

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Sean Quinn heads for Tolka Park and signs for Shels

Wed, Dec 05 2018

Ian Morris has continued to build his squad for the 2019 First Division campaign by signing midfielder Sean Quinn from ...

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Declan Devine makes first signings as Scottish pair Cherrie and Gilchrist joins Derry

Wed, Dec 05 2018

Derry City have announced the signing of four players ahead of the 2019 League of Ireland Premier Division season.

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Boost for Dundalk as midfielder Robbie Benson re-signs

Wed, Dec 05 2018

Despite not having a manager in place, Dundalk have continued their preparations for 2019 with the re-signing of midfielder Robbie ...

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Ollie Horgan begins recruitment for 2019 Premier Division campaign

Wed, Dec 05 2018

Finn Harps have announced the signature of the quartet of Sam Todd, Nathan Boyle and former Longford Town duo, Daniel ...

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Waterford's Young Player of the Year Rory Feely signs back for 2019

Mon, Dec 03 2018

Feely revealed that re-signing for the Blues was always his intention heading into 2019.

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Ryan Brennan becomes the latest Premier Division player to join ambitious Shelbourne in the second tier

Mon, Dec 03 2018

The central midfielder has plied his trade at a number of clubs around the Dublin and Wicklow area, and joins ...

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Cork City add goalkeeper Tadhg Ryan to their ranks for 2019

Mon, Dec 03 2018

Cork City have announced the signing of former Huddersfield Town goalkeeper Tadhg Ryan ahead of the 2019 League of Ireland ...

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Longford Town announce Steacy and Breslin arrival

Sun, Dec 02 2018

First Division promotion hopefuls Longford Town have announced the double signing of former Shelbourne ‘keeper Lee Steacy and defender Anto ...

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Dane Massey signs up for two more years on Dundalk 'rollercoaster'

Fri, Nov 30 2018

Massey has established himself as one of the leading full-backs the League of Ireland has to offer under the guise ...

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Captain Shane Duggan departs relegated Limerick for Munster rivals Waterford

Fri, Nov 30 2018

The midfielder departs Limerick after five seasons with his hometown club which saw him win the First Division title in ...

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Ireland under-19 striker Rowan Roache joins FC United of Manchester on loan

Thu, Nov 29 2018

The 18-year-old, who recently returned from action following a metatarsal injury, made his debut over the weekend in an FA ...

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St Patrick's Athletic sign midfielder Cian Coleman from Limerick

Wed, Nov 28 2018

The 21-year-old is looking forward to taking the road less travelled and signing with a ‘massive club’ in St Patrick’s ...

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Defender Darren Cole becomes the latest player to leave Derry City

Tue, Nov 27 2018

The versatile 26-year-old, who also played in midfield under Kenny Shiels last term, has been linked with Sligo Rovers and ...

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Kilkenny United start building for 2019 as Coombes and McManus sign back up

Tue, Nov 27 2018

Goalkeeper Niamh Coombes and striker Carla McManus have agreed to sign on for another year after breakthrough seasons at the ...

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Aaron McEneff signs for Shamrock Rovers from Derry City

Wed, Nov 21 2018

Shamrock Rovers have added to their riches in midfield with the addition of Aaron McEneff to their squad.

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Shelbourne add Premier Division firepower as Conan Byrne and Oscar Brennan join Reds

Wed, Nov 21 2018

Dubliner Conan Byrne was much sought-after following his departure from St Patrick’s Athletic after six trophy-laden seasons, citing a preference ...

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Defender Ciaran Kelly rejoins St Patrick's Athletic from Drogheda United

Tue, Nov 20 2018

The 20-year-old signed for Tim Clancy’s Drogheda United side ahead of the 2018 season and made significant progress.

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David Webster becomes St Patrick's Athletic's second new signing of the off-season

Wed, Nov 14 2018

David Webster admits it was a big decision to give up European football with Waterford but the lure of St ...

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Former Ireland international Noel Hunt leaves Waterford to take assistant manager's job at Swindon

Wed, Nov 14 2018

The ease of Hunt’s appointment was doubtless aided by the fact that both clubs are owned by the former Ireland ...

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'Who doesn’t want to be involved in Europe?' - JJ Lunney joins Waterford from Bohs

Wed, Nov 14 2018

The 20-year-old is the first new arrival of what promises to be a busy window for the Blues as they ...

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John Caulfield sees 'huge potential' in latest defensive signing Dan Casey

Wed, Nov 14 2018

21-year-old Casey spent four years in the academy at Sunderland before leaving the Black Cats and joining Dublin side Bohemians ...

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Ireland international Stephanie Roche moves to Italian Serie A side Florentia

Sat, Nov 10 2018

The Shankill native has spent the past three seasons in the Women’s Super League in England with Sunderland but vowed ...

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Gary Shaw relishing challenge with 'ideal team' St Patrick's Athletic following switch from Shamrock Rovers

Fri, Nov 09 2018

The Kildare striker put pen to paper on a deal with the Saints for 2019 that makes him Harry Kenny’s ...

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Jamie Hollywood re-signs with Longford Town for the 2019 season.

Sat, Nov 03 2018

Longford Town midfield star Jamie Hollywood has signed a new deal with the club until the end of the 2019 ...

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Defender Luke Byrne leaves Shamrock Rovers after five years

Sat, Oct 27 2018

The left-back, who can also play in the centre of defence, caused a stir when he swapped Bohemians for their ...

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Ballymena United sign Ghanaian under-20 striker Basit Umar

Mon, Oct 15 2018

The 18-year-old forward was part of Ghana’s U20 squad that qualified for the U20 African Cup of Nations this season.

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Bazunu becomes a Sky Blue - Manchester City swoop for Hoops goalkeeper

Wed, Oct 03 2018

Gavin Bazunu, the 16-year-old League of Ireland teenage sensation, will make the switch from Shamrock Rovers to Premier League side ...

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Darragh Markey signs new two-year deal with Pats

Sat, Sep 29 2018

St Patrick's Athletic have announced that young midfield star Darragh Markey has signed a new two-year deal with the Saints ...

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Defender Lee Desmond signs new two-year Saints deal

Thu, Sep 27 2018

The Dubliner had been linked with a switch to fellow Premier Division side Shamrock Rovers over the winter but will ...

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Shelbourne legend Wes Hoolohan signs short-term deal with West Brom

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The 36-year-old has an option to extend the deal in January should the initial four-month deal go to plan.

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Manchester City win race to sign 16-year-old Shamrock Rovers goalkeeper Gavin Bazunu in half-million-euro deal

Thu, Sep 06 2018

It's the biggest fee paid for a League of Ireland player since Roy O'Donovan joined Sunderland from Cork City for ...

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Gareth McAuley ready for 'amazing' opportunity at Rangers

Mon, Sep 03 2018

Northern Ireland international Gareth McAuley has joined Rangers. The former West Bromich Albion player has been a free agent since ...

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Glentoran sign former Scotland under-21 John Herron

Sun, Sep 02 2018

Glentoran have announced the signing of former Scotland under-21 John Herron pending international clearance.

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