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
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
Former Bray Wanderers player Pierce Sweeney has been released by Reading after signing for them in 2012.
The Irish centre back will be in great demand and League of Ireland clubs will be keeping an eye on his movement and hoping to get his signature in the transfer window.
Sweeney will obviously
Chelsea have recalled ex-Dundalk FC player Michael Hector from a loan spell at Reading.
Hector was sold to Chelsea in January for £4m but was allowed to stay at Reading on loan until the end of the season.
The centre back played League of Ireland football with Dundalk FC in 2011 playing