Garbhan Friel


Player Profile

Place of Birth:

Nationality: Northern Ireland

Position: Forward


Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jul 2015 Present Cockhill Celtic
Jan 2015 Jul 2015 Finn Harps
Aug 2011 Jan 2015 Cockhill Celtic
Feb 2011 Jun 2011 Finn Harps


Start DateEnd DateTeam

Garbhan signed for Finn Harps from Cockhill Celtic in February 2011. He made his debut for the club in a league game away to Shelbourne on 29 April 2011 and made 7 league appearances in the first half of the season. On 18 June 2011 Garbhan was released by Finn Harps and he joined Cockhill Celtic for their 2011/12 season.

Garbhan was part of the Cockhill side that won the 2013 Ulster Senior League title and qualified for the 2014 FAI Cup. He was also a key player in Cockhill's progress to the fourth round of the Intermediate Cup in 2014/15, but a week after Cockhill were knocked out by St Mochtas in January 2015 he signed for Ollie Cahill at Finn Harps.

He played fifteen times in Harps' First Division campaign before leaving the club in July 2015. He went on to play for Cockhill Celtic and was a part of the squad that faced Finn Harps in the EA Sports Cup in March 2016.


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