Shane Duggan

Fairview Rangers in the Driving Seat Following Pike Win

By Adrian Finnin / April 11, 2022 /

Fairview Rangers are now one point clear at the top of the Limerick District League Premier Division following a narrow 0-1 win over rivals Pike Rovers at Crosagalla on Sunday. A wonder strike from Shane Duggan in the second half handed Jason Purcell’s side the win in a tight contest. It was scrappy in the…

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Shane Duggan Signs For Fairview Rangers

By Adrian Finnin / August 9, 2021 /

Former Cork City, Limerick FC and Waterford FC player Shane Duggan has signed for local Limerick District League club Fairview Rangers. It is a huge coup for the current FAI Junior Cup champions and will create a huge buzz with just three days before the beginning of the 2021/22 season. Duggan comes back to his…

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Limerick Natives in the Airtricity/Irish League

By Adrian Finnin / December 31, 2020 /

With the recent news that Treaty United were accepted to the next stage of the application process for an Airtricity League First Division license, optimism reigned supreme once more. Last season was the first year that the Treaty city was without a senior soccer representative since 1937, a bitter blow for many. Later that day,…

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Duggan Hopeful for Limerick FC Future

By Adrian Finnin / November 13, 2019 /

Former Limerick FC captain Shane Duggan announced that he would be signing for Airtricity League First Division club Galway United for the 2020 season over the weekend. The Tribesmen will become Duggan’s fourth Airtricity League club in his career along with Cork City, Waterford FC and of course Limerick FC. Duggan says that the move…

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Limerick continue preparations for new season with Waterford defeat

By Adrian Finnin / January 27, 2019 /

Limerick FC continued their preparation for the new SSE Airtricity League First Division campaign with a friendly game against Waterford FC at Waterford Regional Sports Centre. Waterford emerged as comfortable victors with a 4-0 win. Former Limerick FC captain Shane Duggan opened the scoring for Alan Reynolds team before another former Super Blue Bastien Hery…

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Exodus begins at Limerick FC as Duggan & Coleman depart

By Adrian Finnin / November 30, 2018 /

Limerick FC have lost the services of vital midfield duo Cian Coleman and captain Shane Duggan following relegation from the Airtricity League Premier Division. Coleman has signed for St. Patrick’s Athletic under the guidance of new manager Harry Kenny while former captain Duggan has agreed to sign for Munster rivals Waterford FC. Duggan’s signing was…

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“It’s up to us” Rallying cry from captain Duggan

By Adrian Finnin / November 1, 2018 /

Limerick FC captain Shane Duggan will lead his teammates into a crucial match on Friday night and possibly one of the biggest games that the club has seen for many years. Airtricity League Premier Division survival is a must for the future of senior soccer in the city. The club have endured much documented problems…

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Limerick FC suffer heavy defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field

By Adrian Finnin / August 17, 2018 /

Limerick FC suffered a hammer blow to their chances of avoiding a promotion/relegation playoff in October as they were on the end of a 1-3 defeat to Sligo Rovers at the Markets Field on Friday night. Two goals from Mikey Drennan including a penalty and a wonder strike from Raffaele Cretaro provided Ger Lyttle’s side…

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Listen: Limerick FC manager Tommy Barrett delighted with victory over Waterford

By Adrian Finnin / July 28, 2018 /

Limerick FC manager Tommy Barrett was delighted with his side’s 2-1 victory over Waterford FC at the Markets Field on Friday night. A first half penalty from Billy Dennehy gave Limerick the lead after Tommy Holland had saved a Paul Keegan spot-kick after Eoin Wearen was sent off for a foul on Noel Hunt. Former…

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League Report: Limerick FC 0-2 Shamrock Rovers

By Adrian Finnin / June 15, 2018 /

Limerick FC remain in 9th place in the Airtricity League Premier Division following a 0-2 defeat at the hands of Shamrock Rovers thanks to goals from Limerick native Joel Coustrain and Graham Burke at the Markets Field on Friday night. Limerick FC created the first chance of the game as Mark O’Sullivan showed great strength…

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