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Team Profile

Nickname:The Town

Ground: Athlone Town Stadium

Capacity: 6000

Phone: 090 6486427

Athlone Town,
Co. Westmeath

Athlone Town F.C. was founded in 1887 and is the oldest Association football club in Ireland. They were first elected to the League of Ireland in 1922 when they finished sixth of twelve, and won their first major trophy when they won the 1924 FAI Cup, beating Cork side Fordsons in the final.

Athlone spent six seasons in the League before being replaced by Drumcondra at the end of the 1927/28 season, next entering League of Ireland competition in 1969. They won their first League title in !980/81, repeating the feat two years later.

Athlone played their home games at St Mel's Park up until the end of the 2006 season, and moved into their new home at Lissywoollen at the start of the 2007 season.

League Champions:Twice
1980-81, 1982/83

First Division Champions: Twice
1987/88, 2013.

FAI Cup Winners: Once

League Cup Winners: Three times
1979/80, 1981/82, 1982/83

Team headshots are courtesy of Ashley Cahill of AC Sports Images

Squad Breakdown

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NameDate of BirthPosition
Jack Lydon Ireland 06 Dec 2000 Goalkeeper
Igors Labuts Latvia 07 Jun 1990 Goalkeeper
Joe Dwyer Ireland 16 Feb 2000 Defender
David Brookes Ireland 20 Jul 1994 Defender
Jose Viegas Portugal 10 Apr 1992 Defender
Frederico Hernandez Portugal 08 Aug 1993 Defender
Kevin Fitzgerald Ireland 08 Feb 1999 Defender
Ian Dempsey Ireland 27 Jan 1993 Defender
Eoin Folan Ireland 02 Nov 1998 Defender
Joe Moloney Ireland 27 Mar 1996 Defender
Niall Scullion Ireland 17 Apr 1987 Defender
Cormac Raftery Ireland 27 Apr 1995 Defender
Sean McGrane Ireland 05 Feb 1998 Midfield
Roy King Ireland 10 Aug 1994 Midfield
Joe Carmody Ireland 18 Jul 2000 Midfield
Luke Kelly Ireland 02 Jul 1999 Midfield
Jason Molloy Ireland 22 Sep 1988 Midfield
Colm Coss Ireland 24 Oct 1998 Midfield
Ethan Keogh Ireland 10 Jan 1995 Midfield
Ian Fletcher Ireland 01 Oct 1996 Midfield
Andy Nevin Ireland 08 Sep 1995 Midfield
Dragos Sfrijan Romania 17 Apr 1990 Midfield
Robert Spelman Ireland 01 Sep 1997 Midfield
Peter Walsh Ireland 07 Apr 1997 Midfield
Chris Reid Ireland 23 Apr 1996 Midfield
Claudio Silva Ireland 14 Oct 1996 Midfield
Enda Curran Ireland 11 Jun 1992 Forward
Aidan Byrne Ireland 06 Mar 1996 Forward
Etanda N'kololo France 01 Jul 1987 Forward
Ryan Gaffey Ireland 05 Jul 1997 Forward
Jason Lyons Ireland 06 Jan 1995 Forward
Peter Arebiyi-atoki Ireland Unavailable Forward
Walter Invernizzi Ireland 02 Apr 1981 Forward