Transfer News in the SSE Airtricity League of Ireland

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No brainer for Lyons who re-signs with the Drogs

Wed, Oct 16 2019

Striker Chris Lyons has extended his stay with Drogheda United as the club announced on Wednesday the signing of the ...

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Jack Brady makes Shels return after three years away from Tolka Park

Tue, Oct 15 2019

Brady makes his return to Tolka Park having been away from the club over the past three campaigns, with stints ...

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Ryan Brennan, Daniel McKenna and Aidan Friel extend Shelbourne stay for another year

Mon, Oct 07 2019

The trio played a key role in the Reds title success, with Shels returning to the top-flight after a long ...

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Regan Donelon extends Sligo stay until the end of the 2020 campaign

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The 23-year-old has impressed under the stewardship of Liam Buckley this year at Sligo, with the former St Patrick’s Athletic ...

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Former Iranian under-20 international Navid Nasseri joins Glentoran

Sat, Oct 05 2019

The former Iranian under-20 joins forces with Mick McDermott’s side having played for League One Gillingham last term

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Luke Byrne and Karl Moore commit themselves to Shelbourne for Premier Division return

Thu, Oct 03 2019

The pair were ever-present in Ian Morris’ side as the Reds topped the First Division to ensure their return to ...

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Colin McCabe extends Shelbourne stay after title-winning campaign at Tolka Park

Wed, Sep 25 2019

The Reds were promoted to the top-flight with a game to spare after they defeated Drogheda United at United Park ...

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Derry City defender Ally Gilchrist signs contract extension with the Candystripes

Thu, Sep 12 2019

The Scot has been a constant in Declan Devine’s defensive line since making the move from Shamrock Rovers in the ...

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Former UCD and Dundalk striker David McMillan joins Falkirk on loan from St Johnstone

Mon, Sep 09 2019

The 30-year-old Dubliner who began his League of Ireland career with UCD in 2008 also had spells with St. Patricks ...

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Jimmy Dunne joins Fleetwood Town on loan from Premier League Burnley

Tue, Sep 03 2019

Dunne, the former Manchester United youth, joins Joey Barton’s side having impressed during recent loan spells with Accrington Stanley, Hearts ...

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Daryl Murphy makes deadline day move to League One Bolton Wanderers

Tue, Sep 03 2019

Murphy, now 36, became the ninth player to join Bolton in recent days – as the club have been on ...

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Former Lilywhite Dylan Connolly joins Bradford City on loan from AFC Wimbledon

Tue, Sep 03 2019

The 24-year-old has previously played in England before with Ipswich Town – before returning home to the League of Ireland ...

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Ireland under-21 star Lee O'Connor makes deadline day move to Celtic from Manchester United

Tue, Sep 03 2019

The 19-year-old defender has been on the books with the Red Devils for three years since signing from schoolboy club ...

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Blow for Finn Harps as winger Caolan McAleer leaves due to 'work commitments'

Mon, Sep 02 2019

The Strabane native has been a key player in Ollie Horgan’s side over two spells with Harps but hasn’t featured ...

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Former Wexford and Cork City defender Ryan Delaney joins Wimbledon on loan

Mon, Sep 02 2019

Wexford native Delaney has made 57 appearances for the Dale since making the move from Burton Albion but has fallen ...

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Declan 'Fabio' O'Brien comes out of retirement with Leinster Senior League side Hartstown Huntstown

Mon, Sep 02 2019

The LSL Senior Sunday 1B side have won all four of their opening league fixtures and have strengthened further with ...

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Former Limerick striker Rory Gaffney joins Walsall on loan from Salford City

Sun, Sep 01 2019

Gaffney joins the Saddlers having played for Salford three times already this season

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Crusaders unveil capture of former Dungannon Swifts winger Paul McElroy on a three-year deal

Sun, Sep 01 2019

McElroy joins the Belfast outfit having departed his former in recent days, who were left ‘disappointed’ with his exit

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Northern Irish international Kyle Lafferty joins Norwegian side Sarpsborg after stint with Glasgow Rangers

Wed, Aug 28 2019

Lafferty began his career at Premier League Burnley where he was sent on loan to Darlington during the 2006 campaign

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Galway striker Aislinn Meaney joins Lucia Lobato at University of Akron

Sun, Aug 25 2019

The Ennis native has transferred her studies to the Ohio university after spending the past two years at NUI Galway.

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Shamrock Rovers sign former Derry City left-back Danny Lafferty following Sheffield United release

Fri, Aug 23 2019

The 30-year-old had been linked with champions Dundalk and clubs in England and Scotland but has opted to link up ...

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Celtic confirm signing of Ireland under-19 star Jonathan Afolabi on a three-year deal

Wed, Aug 21 2019

The Tallaght native has been without a club since leaving Southampton in May before starring for Tom Mohan’s side at ...

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Dan Carr hits back at Stephen Bradley's 'bigger than the club' comments

Tue, Aug 20 2019

The Trinidadian striker sealed a move to Rovers’ Europa League conquerors Apollon Limassol on Monday, signing a three-year deal with ...

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Devine delighted as 'best midfielder in the league' Bruna signs new deal with the Candystripes

Thu, Aug 15 2019

The Argentinian playmaker has signed a one-year extension to his existing deal which will keep him at the Ryan McBride ...

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Glenn Whelan makes move to Hearts following release from Premier League Aston Villa

Wed, Aug 14 2019

Whelan, a mainstay in the Villa side that gained promotion to the Premier League last term, joins the Edinburgh side ...

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Jamaican international Parkes and defender Dunleavy sign new deals with Sligo Rovers

Tue, Aug 13 2019

Parkes and Dunleavy join Niall Morahan in signing new deals after the Ireland under-19 midfielder became the first beneficiary of ...

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Irish international Harry Arter joins Fulham on loan from Premier League Bournemouth

Wed, Aug 07 2019

The acquisition of Arter on loan could be made permanent next summer should the loan-to-buy clause be exercised

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David Forde announces retirement from football

Wed, Aug 07 2019

Forde, once of Galway United and Derry City, made 24 appearances for the Boys in Green, with his debut coming ...

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Dean Casey returns to Cabinteely following short stint with Athlone

Sun, Aug 04 2019

The wide player made twenty appearances for the Blue and Black of the Midlands before making his return to Cabinteely

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David Meyler departs Reading by mutual consent

Sat, Aug 03 2019

Republic of Ireland international David Meyler has departed English Championship club Reading after his contract was cancelled by mutual consent.

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Republic of Ireland U21 International Canice Carroll joins Carlisle on loan

Sat, Aug 03 2019

Republic of Ireland U21 international Canice Carroll has joined Carlisle United on loan from Brentford for the upcoming League 2 ...

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Former Irish U21 international Joe Shaughnessy signs for Southend United

Sat, Aug 03 2019

Southend United have announced the signing of former Republic of Ireland U21 international Joe Shaughnessy.

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Midfielder Stephen Christopher joins Galway United from Cobh Ramblers

Fri, Aug 02 2019

The midfielder departed Cobh Ramblers last week, where he spent five seasons and made more than 100 appearances.

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Former Glasgow Rangers striker joins Portadown

Thu, Aug 01 2019

The striker signs for the NIFL Championship club having made an impression while on trial. Scoring three goals in two ...

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DLR Waves sign Ireland international goalkeeper Eve Badana

Wed, Jul 31 2019

The 26-year-old will compete with another new signing, former Wexford Youths keeper Sophie Lenehan, for the number one shirt following ...

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Dup

Wed, Jul 31 2019

He will step into the space vacated by Graham Cummins, who joined Shamrock Rovers on loan until the end of ...

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Graham Burke makes Rovers return

Wed, Jul 31 2019

Stephen Bradley has bolstered his Shamrock Rovers squad with the signing of Graham Burke who makes a Rovers return on ...

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Cork City unveil capture of Eoghan Stokes as Gary Boylan departs

Wed, Jul 31 2019

News of Stokes’ arrival on Leeside comes in light of Gary Boylan’s departure from the club, having joined during the ...

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Northern Irish international Gavin Whyte joins Cardiff City from League One Oxford United

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The 23-year-old will test his mettle in the Sky Bet Championship with the recently relegated Bluebirds as he makes the ...

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Thomas Byrne joins Glentoran following departure from Drogheda United

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Byrne joins Glentoran following his departure from Drogheda United who are flying high in the First Division, eight points behind ...

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Wexford confirm departure of forward Ryan Nolan

Tue, Jul 30 2019

Nolan was in his second season with the First Division club having signed in January 2018 from local side Ferns ...

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Galway United confirm six contact extensions along with landmark sponsorship deal

Tue, Jul 30 2019

The announcement was made as the club also confirmed their relationship with their main sponsors the Comer Group

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Former Chelsea striker Walter Figueira signs with Waterford for remainder of season

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Waterford FC have announced the signing of former Chelsea player Walter Figueira until the end of the season.

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Rotherham United sign winger Trevor Clarke from Shamrock Rovers

Mon, Jul 29 2019

The 21-year-old, who had six months left on his deal with Rovers, joins the English League One side with immediate ...

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Collie O'Neill admits Bristol Rovers radio silence 'not fair' on the Ireland under-21 defender

Mon, Jul 29 2019

Scales returned to the UCD side for the first time in four weeks as they lost 2-1 to Waterford at ...

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Killian Brouder swaps Limerick for Galway ahead of First Division run-in

Sun, Jul 28 2019

The 20-year-old had been ever present for Limerick FC this season and makes the short move up the M18 to ...

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Former Derry City winger Rory Holden joins Walsall on season long loan

Sun, Jul 28 2019

The 21-year-old began his career with Derry City where he made 16 appearances

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Derry City sign Scottish midfielder Grant Gillespie while youngster Jack Malone signs new deal

Fri, Jul 26 2019

28-year-old Gillespie joined Raith from Dundee United last summer after previously spending nine years with Hamilton Academical.

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Hull City sign defender Sean McLoughlin from Cork City

Fri, Jul 26 2019

The 22-year-old has signed for an undisclosed fee and will go straight into Grant McCann’s first-team squad for the upcoming ...

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Collie O'Neill says Liam Scales' Bristol Rovers move remains clouded in uncertainty

Fri, Jul 26 2019

The Republic of Ireland under-21 defender travelled to Bristol to discuss terms with the League One club, managed by Dubliner ...

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