Conor Davis story could have so easily been the same as so many promising Irish talents trying to find their way in the English game, struggling for game time, affection and any real sense of belonging in a footballing world dominated by big money signings and cut-throat ruthlessness at underage
Collie O’Neill’s and subsequently UCD AFC’s rise in recent seasons has been a real success story not only for the “Students” but for followers of the First Division. Qualifying for Europe via the UEFA fair play league in 2015, UCD were given little to no chance of even achieving respectability
UCD are delighted to announce the signing of Conor Davis from Reading FC.
Conor joins the club having spent the last four years with Reading FC, and is also a former Irish under age international.
A skilful front man, with excellent hold up play, Conor looks like he will give Collie O'Neill
Tonight's League of Ireland results:
Shamrock Rovers 2-5 Dundalk
Cork City 3-0 Waterford
Limerick 1-1 Bohemians
Bray Wanderers 3-1 St Patrick's Athletic
Derry City 0-2 Sligo Rovers
Shelbourne 4-1 Wexford
UCD 3-1 Cobh Ramblers
Finn Harps 4-0 Athlone Town
Drogheda United 2-0 Cabinteely
Longford Town 3-2 Galway United
Galway United host second place Drogheda United at Eamonn Deacy Park on Friday night.
Shane Keegan's side responded to a harsh loss in Ballybofey with crucial wins against UCD and Cabinteely.
Since losing at the same venue, Drogheda United have won against Athlone Town and Wexford FC.
The two sides come into the
There was a lot of big news around Drumcondra during the week. People were discussing the fire at the Metro Hotel in neighbouring Ballymun on Wednesday evening, a fire that thanks to the bravery of Dublin Fire Brigade resulted in no loss of life. They were discussing the news that,
Finn Harps are asking supporters and businesses to back them as they look to finally get their new season under way at Finn Park against Shelbourne on Friday night.
The club launched a pre-season draw with a top prize of a €2000 holiday voucher and €1000 spending money to be drawn
The 2018 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division is up and running and what a weekend it was, with some sell-out games, plenty of goals and a few surprising results [Bray’s marvellous draw in Oriel Park being one of them!].
This coming weekend it’s the turn of the First Division to
Aaron Callaghan announced his squad for the new season last night.
The squad will be added to before the start of the season.
Athlone Town will face Galway United in their first fixture next Friday.
Goalkeepers: Michael Fogarty, Sean O'Donnell, Nathan Murphy
Defenders: Aaron Brilly, Felix Bape Perez, Dan O'Donovan, Ger Smyth, Bashmil Nyakambili,
Finn Harps wish to announce that B.J. Banda has a signed a new contract for the 2018 League of Ireland First Division.
It will be the 19-year-old’s fourth season as a member of the senior squad and manager Ollie Horgan is hoping that the striker can establish himself as a regular