Aaron Barry

Defender

Player Profile

Date of Birth: 24 Nov 1992

Place of Birth: Dublin

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Defender

Height: 6' 2"

Club History

CLUBS

Start DateEnd DateTeam
Nov 2017 Present Cork City
Feb 2014 Nov 2017 Derry City

INTERNATIONAL

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Aaron is a Dublin born defender who played for Arklow Town in the LSL before going to England where he came through the ranks at Sheffield United's academy. He spent six months on loan at Scottish side Dumbarton in 2013 and in February 2014 he signed for Derry City. He went on to be a key part of their defence, playing twenty-seven league games, scoring his first goal in a 2-1 win over Sligo Rovers. He also played in the FAI Cup Final, which Derry lost 2-0 to St Pats.

Aaron stayed with Derry for the 2015 season and went on to make 30 league appearances for the Candystripes as the club finished seventh in the Premier Division. In 2016 he made another 17 league appearances and scored one league goal, in a 3-0 win away to Bray Wanderers.Having finished third in the Premier Division under Kenny Shiels, Aaron committed himself to the Candystripes for 2017.

In November 2017, Cork City signed Aaron to a two year contract.


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