Posts tagged seani maguire
Shiels spot on in defence of Derry City FC

Derry City manager, Kenny Shiels yesterday hit out at what he perceives as a lack of willingness from local junior clubs to allow the City’s brightest talents to pull on the “Candystripes” jersey. Betweenthestripes.ie reporter, Kieran Burke explains why the former Kilmarnock boss is right in his assestment and why attitudes need to change as a result.

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Maguire double and McEleney's first on great day for ex-LOI men.

It's been a good day for former League of Ireland men now plying their trade in the UK as Irish international, Sean Maguire returned from a nightmare five-month's sideline spell to bag a brace for Preston North End in a 3-1 away triumph against Bolton Wanderers in the Championship. Meanwhile, in League One, former Dundalk star, Patrick McEleney opened his Oldham Athletic account with a 78th minute strike from the bench as Athletic also won away against Scunthorpe United. 

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