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

Video: Do you remember Drogheda United's Sean Thornton rapping at Sunderland?

  This video was brought to our attention by a Drogheda United fan today and we feel it deserves to be put up on the site. The video is of current Drogheda United player Sean Thornton rapping after they won the League (Roy Keane era) with Sunderland. I wonder if Sean will give