Sean Thornton retires from football

Drogheda United midfielder Sean Thornton has today confirmed his retirement from professional football with immediate effect. The 34-year-old returned home to his local club in 2015 where he made 73 appearances for Drogheda, scoring 14 goals. Sean began his career across the water with Tranmere Rovers where he would make 11 appearances

Mark Griffin signs for Irish Premiership side Glenavon

Former Drogheda United, Dundalk, Bohs & Derry City striker Marc Griffin has signed for Glenavon of the Danske Premiership in Northern Ireland. Griffin left Drogheda United last month after being asked to be released. “Marc is a highly-rated, pacey striker who has played for some of the top clubs in the