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#Aaron Connolly

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Brighton's form since the restart leaves Connolly confident of survival

It’s Manchester United next for the Seagulls, who are gradually pulling clear of the drop zone.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 19 June, 2020

Potter prepared to put faith in 'sharp' Connolly for Brighton's relegation scrap

The Irish youngster will be in contention for his side’s Premier League return tomorrow against Arsenal.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 8 April, 2020

'Gutted to see Mick go' but Connolly full of enthusiasm for Kenny era

The young Brighton attacker has been commenting on the Republic of Ireland’s managerial change.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 30 March, 2020

Connolly ankle rehab to last 'a few weeks' as uncertainty remains over Ireland's Euro 2020 play-off

‘All our efforts are on trying to make sure he gets the right amount and the correct rehab to make sure he comes back stronger,’ Brighton manager Graham Potter said.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 2 March, 2020

Player ratings: How the Ireland squad are shaping up for Slovakia

The pivotal play-off takes place in Bratislava on 26 March.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 17 January, 2020

'His attributes are unique' - Brighton boss says Irish teen star Connolly must be managed carefully

‘It’s probably a bit unfair for us to just expect him to be available for every single minute.’

# aaron-connolly - Friday 3 January, 2020

Excitement and caution in equal measure as Ireland's next manager embraces green shoots

2020 is set to be a big year in the life of current U21 (and soon-to-be senior) boss Stephen Kenny.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

8 to watch in 2020: the stars we are tipping to make headlines next year

Here are some names that may be dominating conversation next year.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 20 December, 2019

Irish teen Aaron Connolly set for Brighton return

The 19-year-old Galway native has broken into the club’s first team this season.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Connolly starts in Brighton victory as Arsenal's winless streak extends to 9 games

Neal Maupay headed in a deserved winner for the Seagulls.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 2 December, 2019

Aaron Connolly reflects on his tussle with 'the best defender in the world'

The Irish teenager started for Brighton & Hove Albion in their 2-1 defeat to Liverpool in the Premier League.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 28 November, 2019

Aaron Connolly returns from injury ahead of Brighton's showdown with Liverpool

The Irish striker has been sidelined since being forced off during a recent game against Manchester United.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 21 November, 2019

Brighton hopeful of having Connolly back for Liverpool trip

The Irish forward missed the recent internationals and won’t be fit to play against Leicester City on Saturday.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 11 November, 2019

Aaron Connolly pulled from Ireland squad after scan

The Galway man won’t be involved against Denmark or New Zealand.

# aaron-connolly - Sunday 10 November, 2019

Aaron Connolly emerges as injury doubt for upcoming Irish double-header

The Brighton striker was taken off at half-time against Manchester United earlier today.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 19 October, 2019

Irish teen Aaron Connolly retains starting spot as 10-man Brighton undone by Villa

Jack Grealish equalised on the brink of half-time, before Matt Targett’s injury-time winner.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 17 October, 2019

'We have to look after him' - Brighton boss vows to protect newly-capped Connolly

Graham Potter says he wants to ensure that the Ireland international has ‘a long successful career’.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Player ratings: How the Boys in Green fared against Switzerland

It was a disappointing night for Ireland, as they were beaten 2-0.

# aaron-connolly - Sunday 13 October, 2019

McCarthy rules out McGoldrick and says Connolly is 'ready to start' against Switzerland

David McGoldrick will miss out on Tuesday night.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 12 October, 2019

'It's my proudest moment in football by far, I'm just disappointed not to finish it with a goal'

Aaron Connolly reflects on his senior debut for Ireland.

'It's a point gained. Had you offered me four points from two games against Georgia, I'd have taken it' Reaction This post contains videos

'It's a point gained. Had you offered me four points from two games against Georgia, I'd have taken it'

Mick McCarthy defended his side’s performance after a 0-0 draw in Tbilisi.

Should Aaron Connolly start and more Georgia-Ireland talking points

Plus, why the Georgians should not be underestimated.

'He was such a competitor, but he was never nasty' - The making of an Irish wonderkid

Aaron Connolly could feature for Ireland against Georgia today, after a whirlwind few weeks.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 10 October, 2019

'I thought someone was on a wind-up' - Connolly's whirlwind week with Brighton and Ireland Top Talent This post contains videos

'I thought someone was on a wind-up' - Connolly's whirlwind week with Brighton and Ireland

The Galway teenager scored his first two Premier League goals last Saturday, and now is in line to make his senior international debut.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

‘He's obviously going to be a miss for us, but we're all happy for him’

Stephen Kenny, Conor Masterson and Conor Coventry give their thoughts on Aaron Connolly’s promotion to the Ireland senior side.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 7 October, 2019

'Not at all' - Playing Aaron Connolly in Georgia not a gamble, says Mick McCarthy

Shane Duffy and David McGoldrick will be given every chance to prove their fitness for this week’s double-header, meanwhile.

'He’s only 19, but from day one he showed his quality': Brighton boss impressed by Connolly

Galway teenager Aaron Connolly scored twice on his first Premier League start for Brighton.

# aaron-connolly - Sunday 6 October, 2019

McCarthy on Ireland teen sensation Connolly: 'He deserves this chance'

The 19-year-old Galway native scored twice for Brighton against Tottenham on Saturday.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 5 October, 2019

U21 star Aaron Connolly called up to Irish senior squad after dream Premier League debut

Mick McCarthy has also added Blackburn defender Derrick Williams to his plans for upcoming Euro 2020 qualifiers.

19-year-old Galway striker Aaron Connolly scores twice on first Premier League start

The Ireland U21 striker was named man-of-the-match at the AMEX on Saturday.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 3 October, 2019

19-year-old Brighton star expected to stay with U21s but senior Ireland call-up 'a possibility'

Aaron Connolly has recently played against Man City, Burnley, Newcastle, Aston Villa and Chelsea.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 24 September, 2019

'You can see his qualities' - Brighton manager commends Connolly's progress Exciting Young Talent This post contains videos

'You can see his qualities' - Brighton manager commends Connolly's progress

The Ireland U21 international will be hoping to get more minutes on the pitch when the Seagulls take on Aston Villa on Wednesday night.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Ireland U21 striker millimetres from first Premier League goal as Brighton grab point in Newcastle Aaron Connolly This post contains videos

Ireland U21 striker millimetres from first Premier League goal as Brighton grab point in Newcastle

Shane Duffy was benched again by Brighton manager Graham Potter on Saturday.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 14 September, 2019

Ireland's Jeff Hendrick comes off the bench to score crucial late equaliser

Meanwhile, Aaron Connolly made his home debut for the Seagulls

# aaron-connolly - Monday 9 September, 2019

'I was extremely impressed' - Mick McCarthy singles out Ireland U21 duo for praise

Aaron Connolly and Jayson Molumby both caught the eye in Tallaght on Friday.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 7 September, 2019

'He wants to play centre forward. He's never played on the left for his club'

Stephen Kenny singled out Aaron Connolly for praise after his impressive display last night.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 6 September, 2019

Tottenham's Troy Parrott scores on debut as Ireland win in Tallaght

Stephen Kenny’s side overcame Armenia to maintain their 100% start to the Euros qualification campaign.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 31 August, 2019

19-year-old Ireland striker makes Premier League debut as Brighton humbled by Man City

Ireland U21 international Aaron Connolly came on in the second half as City ran out 4-0 winners.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 29 August, 2019

'I don’t play with two strikers, so five into one doesn’t go'

Ireland U21 boss Stephen Kenny is not short of options in the forward line.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 28 August, 2019

Obafemi, Collins and Parrott included in Kenny's exciting Ireland U21 squad

Kenny has named a 22-player squad for the upcoming European Championship qualifiers.

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