Under 19 Squad 2014/15
Created on Saturday, 30 August 2014 11:22
SHAMROCK ROVERS F.C. UNDER 19 SQUAD 2014/15
Former Dunboyne FC goalkeeper who joined Shamrock Rovers in 2013. Michael has been a regular in both the Under 19 and First Division teams. Played for Cherry Orchard against Manchester United in the Milk Cup in 2013.
Date of birth: 13.07.1996
Luca has previously played for Shelbourne and St. Kevin’s Boys. His most recent club was Malahide United for whom he played for two years before joining Shamrock Rovers in 2014.
Date of birth: 30.01.1998
Nathan joined Shamrock Rovers this year after a six-year spell at Crumlin United. He has three Republic of Ireland underage caps to his credit. Came on as a substitute for Rovers’ first team in a pre-season friendly against QPR.
Date of birth: 30.11.1997
Darragh played with Templeogue United throughout schoolboy football. He won 7 DDSL premier titles along with 3 All Irelands. Also won Kennedy Cup honours in 2012.
Date of birth: 15.05.1998
Lee comes from good stock with his father Jim having played in the League of Ireland with Sligo Rovers. Selected for Irish Under 16 home-based squad trip to Scotland. Lee played for St. Joseph’s Boys from the age of 7 to 16 before joining St. Kevin’s Boys. Was captain of St Kevins U17s.
Date of birth: 30.04.1997
From Kilnamanagh in Tallaght, Craig began his Schoolboy football with the famous Cherry Orchard but also had one season at St. Joseph’s Boys before leaving to join Shamrock Rovers in 2014.
Date of birth: 09.04.1998
Started out at Rovers and stayed up to Under 13s. Jason then played for Templeogue for two years and then Peamount United for a year. Last year Jason joined Crumlin United U17s and won the league without losing a match.
Date of birth: 05.03.1997
Versatile midfielder/defender who is currently an Irish U17 international. Formerly with Templeogue United where he won three DDSL Premier and two All-Ireland winner's medals. Also a member of the DDSL Kennedy cup winning team in 2012.
Date of birth: 19.02.1998
Promising and intelligent central midfielder who joined the Hoops’ Under 19s from St. Kevin’s Boys for the 2013/14 season. Also performed with distinction throughout the season in the Airtricity League First Division with Rovers.
Date of birth: 16.09.1996
Diminutive midfield player who makes his presence on the pitch felt. Jack joined Shamrock Rovers last year from Arklow Town for whom he had been playing intermediate level football. Has taken to playing in the First Division really well.
Date of birth: 07.07.1996
Yet another of the exceptionally talented midfield players currently on the books at Shamrock Rovers. The ever hard-working Thomas came to the club last year from St. Kevin’s Boys FC.
Date of birth: 22.03.1997
A son of the ex-League of Ireland player by the same name, young Richard also came to Shamrock Rovers from St. Kevin’s Boys last year. His first year at the Hoops was a busy one for him in the U19s and First Division team but it has stood well for him. One to definitely watch out for.
Date of birth: 16.06.1997
Alex’s most recent club was Malahide United where he won the DDSL U16 Premier League. The team were also runners up in the league and Cup semi-finalists last season.
Date of birth: 13.01.1998
Shane’s previous clubs are Shelbourne, Home Farm and most recently Belvedere. Joined the Hoops’ Under 19s this year. Made his competitive debut when he came on a sub against Cork City at the AUL.
Date of birth: 05.11.1997
Muhanned signed for Rovers from St. Joseph’s Boys during the summer of 2013 and made his debut for the club in a Leinster Senior Cup game against Dundalk. He has represented Libya at underage level.
Date of birth: 04.02.1996
Son of former LOI player Peter Hanrahan and a nephew of Joe. Ben joined the Hoops this year after three years at Home Farm. Played for Lakelands FC from the age of 6 to 12.
Date of birth: 20.04.1998
With four goals in his first four U19 competitive games Sean proved quickly that he was a natural successor to Mark Sandford. From Swords, Sean played for Rivervalley Rangers up to 11 years of age before moving to Malahide for whom he played for four years.
Date of birth: 20.06.1998
David signed for Rovers in 2014 after a two-year spell at Belvedere Y.C. Before that he played all of his Schoolboy football at his local club, Freebooters FC, in County Kilkenny.
Date of birth: 29.10.1997