Shels boss Owen Heary “I’ll sit down and talk to the fans no problem” 

By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

On Friday evening, Shelbourne extended their winless run at home to five games after Owen Heary’s side squandered a first-half lead before drawing 1-1 against UCD. An early Chris Lyons goal was cancelled out by a second-half looping headed effort from Georgie Kelly, and after the game the Shels boss spoke about his side’s performance. Continue reading “Shels boss Owen Heary “I’ll sit down and talk to the fans no problem” “

Callaghan the hero as Sligo move into the semi-finals

Sligo Rovers v Shelbourne Mark Farren Cup
Sligo Rovers v Shelbourne
Sligo Rovers are into the semi-finals of the Mark Farren U-17 Cup after a 2-0 victory over Shelbourne at the Showgrounds last night. Continue reading “Callaghan the hero as Sligo move into the semi-finals”

Quality finishing sends Shelbourne into the Mark Farren Cup quarter-finals 

Shelbourne FC U-17's
Shelbourne U-17’s

Shelbourne met Longford Town for the second time in four days, and managed to reach the quarter-finals of the U-17 Mark Farren Cup with a 3-2 victory.  Continue reading “Quality finishing sends Shelbourne into the Mark Farren Cup quarter-finals “

High hopes for young Shelbourne striker Ali Reghba 

Striker Ali Reghba Shelbourne FC
Ali Reghba
German-born, to an Irish mother and an Algerian father, striker Ali Reghba is making huge strides in his football career at League of Ireland club Shelbourne under the tutelage of U-17 head coach Stephen Finn. Continue reading “High hopes for young Shelbourne striker Ali Reghba “

Shelbourne take all three points against the students 

Shelbourne v UCD
Shelbourne victorious
By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

Second-half goals from James English and a late Alan Byrne strike ensured Shelbourne ended a run of three games without victory as Owen Heary’s side were forced to battle back from a goal down to defeat UCD 2-1 at the Bowl on Friday evening. Continue reading “Shelbourne take all three points against the students “

Longford Town reach the EA Sports Cup quarter-finals

Goalscorer Dylan McGlade

By Aaron Clarke (@Aaron_c91)

A goal in either half from ex Shels players Gavin Boyne and Dylan McGlade was enough to see Longford Town ease into the third round of the EA Sport Cup at Tolka Park on Monday evening. Continue reading “Longford Town reach the EA Sports Cup quarter-finals”

Shelbourne looking to extend Longford’s dreadful home record. 

City Calling Stadium

Preview by Kieran Burke (@justburko)

Third placed Shelbourne will travel to the City Calling Stadium on Saturday night in the hope of extending Longford’s miserable home run, which has seen the Midlanders go almost two full years without a home victory.  Continue reading “Shelbourne looking to extend Longford’s dreadful home record. “