23 August 2013

Shane McEleney

Name: Shane McEleney
Born: 31 January 1991, Londonderry
Height: 6.03 ft / 1.91 m
Weight: 13.05 st / 85 kg
Position: Defender

Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 2 Under-21 Caps (2012); Republic of Ireland: Under-21, Youth; League of Ireland Representative.
Club Honours: (with Derry) FAI Cup Winner 2012; League of Ireland Cup Winner 2011 (unused sub); League of Ireland First Division Champion 2010 (promoted).

Club Career:
Teams .... -Seasons- Signed -Fee- -League- Europe
Derry City 2009-2015 ...... Youth 126(-)/0 4(-)/0
St. Pat's. 2015-2016 Jul-15
Ottawa Fury ........ Dec-16

Biography:
Formerly a member of the Republic of Ireland Youth teams, Derry City defender Shane McEleney was first called into the Northern Ireland Under-21 team for a friendly against Hungary in August 2012. He marked his debut with a goal in a 3-2 defeat.

A Derry-native, McEleney made his Candystripes debut against Drogheda in September 2009 and remained with the club after they were demoted from the Premier Division. He established himself in the team as they claimed the First Division title in 2010 and played his part in FAI Cup and League Cup wins as well as big European matches in the seasons that followed.

Mid-way through the 2015 season McEleney left Derry for St Pat's.

More to follow.

Northern Ireland Under-21 Cap Details:
15-08-2012 Hungary A L 2-3 FR 1 goal
13-11-2012 England A L 0-2 FR sub

Summary: 1(1)/1. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 2.

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