SHAMROCK ROVERS

Website - http://www.shamrockrovers.ie


Team Profile

Nickname:Hoops

Ground: Tallaght Stadium

Capacity: 6000

Phone: +353 (0)1 460 5948

Address:
Shamrock Rovers,
Tallaght Stadium,
Whitestown Way,
Tallaght,
Dublin 24.


Shamrock Rovers Football Club (Irish: Cumann Peile Ruagairí na Seamróige) are a football club from Dublin, Republic of Ireland. They play in the Premier Division of the League of Ireland and are the most successful club in Irish footballing history. The club have won the league title a record 17 times, including four times a row in the 1980s, along with the FAI Cup a record 24 times, including six times in a row in the 1960s. They are also noted for being the first Irish team to take part in European competition.

Shamrock Rovers were founded in Ringsend, Dublin in 1901. Though the gates at their former ground, Glenmalure Park, indicated the club was founded in 1899. The club had been without a permanent home since 1987, when a former director sold their ground, Glenmalure Park in Milltown, Dublin until they moved into the Tallaght Stadium for the 2009 season.

League Champions: Seventeen times
1922/23, 1924/25, 1926/27, 1931/32, 1937/38, 1938/39, 1953/54, 1956/57, 1958/59, 1963/64, 1983/84, 1984/85, 1985/86, 1986/87, 1993/94, 2010, 2011

First Division Champions: Once
2006

FAI Cup Winners: Twenty-four times
1925, 1929, 1930, 1931, 1932, 1933, 1936, 1940, 1944, 1945, 1948, 1955, 1956, 1962, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1978, 1985, 1986, 1987

League Cup Winners: Twice
1976/77, 2013

Setanta Cup Winners: Twice
2011, 2013





Squad Breakdown

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NameDate of BirthPosition
Tomer Chencinski Israel	 01 Dec 1984 Goalkeeper
Kevin Horgan Ireland 26 Apr 1997 Goalkeeper
Lee Grace Ireland 01 Dec 1992 Defender
Sam Bone 	Malaysia	 06 Feb 1998 Defender
Simon Madden Ireland 01 May 1988 Defender
Luke Byrne Ireland 08 Jul 1993 Defender
Roberto Lopes Ireland 17 Jun 1992 Defender
David Webster Ireland 08 Sep 1989 Defender
Dean Carpenter Ireland Unavailable Defender
Dean Dillon Ireland 08 Jun 1999 Midfield
Trevor Clarke Ireland 26 Mar 1998 Midfield
Cameron King Scotland Unavailable Midfield
James Doona Ireland 15 Jan 1998 Midfield
Luke Kiely Ireland 09 Jun 1999 Midfield
Darren Meenan Ireland 16 Nov 1986 Midfield
Ronan Finn Ireland 21 Nov 1987 Midfield
Paul Corry Ireland 03 Feb 1991 Midfield
Darren Clarke Ireland 06 Oct 1996 Midfield
Brandon Miele Ireland 28 Aug 1994 Midfield
Ryan Connolly Ireland 13 Jan 1992 Midfield
Aaron Bolger Ireland 02 Feb 2000 Midfield
David McAllister Ireland 29 Dec 1988 Midfield
Cian Collins Ireland 13 Jun 1999 Midfield
Graham Burke Ireland 21 Sep 1993 Forward
Michael O'Connor Ireland 31 Jul 1998 Forward
Gary Shaw Ireland 10 May 1992 Forward
Sean Boyd Ireland 20 Jun 1998 Forward