Home Tag Archives: Jack Byrne

Tag Archives: Jack Byrne

Mick McCarthy Full Of Praise For Jack Byrne Following Irish Debut

Irish manager Mick McCarthy singled Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne out for praise following his first international cap in their 3-1 win over Bulgaria. Byrne came off the bench in the second half of the game and looked comfortable, finding his range of passing and playing a big part in both Kevin Long and James Collins’ goals as Ireland dominated …

Read More »

Jack Byrne Scored Two Stunning Long-Range Goals For Shamrock Rovers In Win Over Waterford

Jack Byrne scored an impressive brace on Monday night against Waterford. The Shamrock Rovers midfielder has been one of the standout players in the League of Ireland this season and was named in Mick McCarthy’s provisional Republic of Ireland squad last week. On Monday night at the RSC in Waterford, Byrne showed why with two stunning strikes from distance. His …

Read More »

Mick McCarthy Explains How Jack Byrne Can Get Into Irish Team

Jack Byrne

For the second week in a row, Jack Byrne has played an instrumental role in Shamrock Rovers’ European journey.  The 23-year-old Dubliner was excellent from set-pieces as his deliveries caused Apollon Limassol all sorts of problems in Thursday night’s 2-1 victory in the Europa League second round first leg at Tallaght Stadium. This followed on from last week’s European performance …

Read More »

Four Footballers Who Represent The Best Of Irish Soccer

Four Irish footballers – Jack Byrne, Stephanie Roche, Karl Sheppard and Peter Flemming – each represent the best of the sport in the country and share a common goal. For Byrne, it is about enjoying football again after a difficult spell in British football. The Shamrock Rovers midfielder has excelled since signing for the Tallaght club, scoring three goals in …

Read More »

Stevens On Jack Byrne: Bigger The Occasion The Better He Will Play

Sheffield United and Ireland defender Enda Stevens is confident that domestic call-up Jack Byrne will be a strong addition to the 23-man squad as the Boys in Green prepare for their games against Gibraltar and Georgia. The Rovers midfielder was drafted into the squad to replace Callum O’Dowda, who suffered an injury playing for his club Bristol City, becoming the …

Read More »

McCarthy Full Of Praise For “Outstanding” Jack Byrne Ahead Of Qualifiers

On Sunday, Mick McCarthy drafted Shamrock Rovers midfielder Jack Byrne into his 23-man Irish squad for the upcoming European qualifiers against Gibraltar and Georgia. Byrne replaced injured Bristol City midfielder Callum O’Dowda who withdrew from the squad following a knee injury. The Rovers midfielder becomes the first Irish-based player Mick McCarthy has ever selected as part of an international squad …

Read More »

Shamrock Rovers Snap Up Former Manchester City Prospect Jack Byrne

Shamrock Rovers have completed the signing of former Manchester City and Blackburn midfielder Jack Byrne, after the 22-year old was released by Scottish side Klimarnock. Byrne who was once considered one of Manchester City’s brightest young talents, impressed during a loan spell in Holland but struggled to nail down a club in England before eventually finding his way to Kilmarnock. …

Read More »

Jack Byrne’s Contract With Oldham Athletic Terminated

Irishman Jack Byrne will no longer represent Oldham Athletic. The club have released a statement confirming that both they and the player have mutually agreed to terminate the contract between them. “Oldham Athletic and Jack Byrne have mutually agreed to terminate his contract”, the League Two side stated on their official website. “The 22-year-old attacking midfielder initially joined the club …

Read More »