Galway United sign striker Conor Layng from Athlone Town

Galway United have signed promising young striker Conor Layng from Athlone Town ahead of the 2018 SSE Airtricity League First Division season. The Ballinasloe native follows in the footsteps of Eoin McCormack, having played for Ballinasloe Town before making the step up to the League of Ireland. The 18-year-old has featured sporadically

Athlone Town angry and rejects the “outrageous findings made by the FAI”

Official Athlone Town Statement Athlone Town AFC rejects findings of FAI investigation. The Board of Management of Athlone Town AFC rejects the outrageous findings made by the FAI against two of the club's players. While the club is extremely disappointed, it is not surprised, by the decisions. Our position is that today's determinations fly

Conor Barry re-joins Galway United

Galway United are delighted to announce the signing of Conor Barry. The 21-year-old returns to Eamonn Deacy Park from Athlone Town. Barry, a native of Portumna, began his League of Ireland career with Salthill Devon before making the move to Galway United in the club's promotion winning season in 2014. The attacking midfielder