ATHLONE TOWN

Website - http://www.athlonetownfc.ie/


Team Profile

Nickname:The Town

Ground: Athlone Town Stadium

Capacity: 6000

Phone: 090 6486427

Address:
Athlone Town,
Lissywoollen,
Athlone,
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: Once
1987/88

FAI Cup Winners: Once
1923/24

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
Igor Labuts Igor Labuts Latvia 07 Jun 1990 Goalkeeper
Conor Gleeson Conor Gleeson Ireland 13 Jun 1993 Goalkeeper
Kirils Grigorovs Kirils Grigorovs Latvia 19 Oct 1992 Defender
Aaron Brilly Aaron Brilly Ireland 13 Oct 1995 Defender
Cormac Raftery Cormac Raftery Ireland 27 Apr 1995 Defender
David  Brookes David Brookes Ireland 20 Jul 1994 Defender
Niall Scullion Niall Scullion Ireland 17 Apr 1987 Defender
Jose Viegas Jose Viegas Portugal 10 Apr 1992 Defender
Ian Dempsey Ian Dempsey Ireland 27 Jan 1993 Defender
Joe Moloney Joe Moloney Ireland 27 Mar 1996 Defender
Frederico Hernandez Frederico Hernandez Portugal 08 Aug 1993 Defender
Chris Reid Chris Reid Ireland 23 Apr 1996 Midfield
Dragog Sfrijan Dragog Sfrijan Romania 17 Apr 1990 Midfield
Sean McGrane Sean McGrane Ireland 05 Feb 1998 Midfield
Ethan Keogh Ethan Keogh Ireland 10 Jan 1995 Midfield
Roy King Roy King Ireland 10 Aug 1994 Midfield
Andy Nevin Andy Nevin Ireland 08 Sep 1995 Midfield
Peter Walsh Peter Walsh Ireland 07 Apr 1997 Midfield
Colm Coss Colm Coss Ireland 24 Oct 1998 Midfield
Val Feeney Val Feeney Ireland 12 Jan 1996 Midfield
Jason Molloy Jason Molloy Ireland 22 Sep 1988 Midfield
Aidan Byrne Aidan Byrne Ireland 06 Mar 1996 Forward
Walter  Invernizzi Walter Invernizzi Ireland 02 Apr 1981 Forward
Ryan Gaffey Ryan Gaffey Ireland 05 Jul 1997 Forward
Conor Barry Conor Barry Ireland 02 Sep 1995 Forward
Jason Lyons Jason Lyons Ireland 06 Jan 1995 Forward
Chris Rodrigues Chris Rodrigues Unknown Unavailable Unknown