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#Conor Hourihane

# conor-hourihane - Monday 28 September, 2020

Conor Hourihane on target in Aston Villa win Green Shoots This post contains videos

Conor Hourihane on target in Aston Villa win

It’s the 29-year-old midfielder’s first Premier League goal since December.

# conor-hourihane - Friday 4 September, 2020

'The quality in the squad probably isn't appreciated enough'

Conor Hourihane is confident of the talent in the Irish ranks ahead of Sunday’s Nations League meeting with Finland.

# conor-hourihane - Monday 27 July, 2020

'It was heart-attack stuff' - Ireland midfielder Hourihane calls on Villa to push on from great escape

The Cork man was key to Villa’s late surge to survival, registering three assists in their last seven league games.

# conor-hourihane - Sunday 12 July, 2020

Hourihane grabs assist as Aston Villa gain lifeline in relegation fight

The Ireland international made an impact after being recalled to the starting XI against Crystal Palace.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Chelsea midfielder Drinkwater completes loan move to Aston Villa

The 29-year-old will provide further competition for Conor Hourihane in the Villa midfield.

# conor-hourihane - Friday 27 December, 2019

'It’s been the best year of my life' - Conor Hourihane

The Ireland international has enjoyed 12 months to remember.

# conor-hourihane - Thursday 26 December, 2019

Conor Hourihane grabs winner to boost relegation-threatened Aston Villa

The Ireland international came off the bench to score the only goal in his side’s game with Norwich.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 17 December, 2019

Liverpool's youngest-ever team suffers harsh lesson in Carabou Cup quarter-final at Villa

Conor Hourihane found the net but fellow Cork man Caoimhín Kelleher shipped five goals in a Villa romp.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 26 November, 2019

'He wasn't happy' - Conor Hourihane proves his worth with standout display Reaction This post contains videos

'He wasn't happy' - Conor Hourihane proves his worth with standout display

The Irish star has been in and out of the club’s starting XI this season.

# conor-hourihane - Monday 25 November, 2019

Free-kick from Ireland's Hourihane sets Aston Villa on way to victory over Newcastle

Hourihane also provided Villa’s second goal for Anwar El Ghazi.

# conor-hourihane - Friday 15 November, 2019

Which Irish player did enough last night to feature against Denmark?

Callum Robinson, Robbie Brady and Alan Browne are among those thought to be in contention to start next week.

# conor-hourihane - Wednesday 30 October, 2019

Hourihane hailed as 'a wonderful example to the younger players' by Villa coach

The Ireland midfielder will start for his side in tonight’s Carabao Cup meeting with Wolverhampton Wanderers.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 8 October, 2019

'I’ve worked so much over the years, so to achieve that is really pleasing'

Conor Hourihane hit a landmark achievement over the weekend, but he isn’t resting on his laurels ahead of a crucial couple of Euro 2020 qualifiers.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 5 October, 2019

First Premier League goal for Conor Hourihane as Aston Villa rout Norwich

The Ireland international was on target as Aston Villa secured a 5-1 win at Carrow Road.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Ireland's Doherty on target for Wolves, Hourihane returns for Villa

Meanwhile, Jeff Hendrick started for Burnley, while Robbie Brady came off the bench.

# conor-hourihane - Wednesday 11 September, 2019

'It's been frustrating... I've only started two games'

Ireland’s Conor Hourihane is hoping to regain his place in the Aston Villa side.

# conor-hourihane - Monday 9 September, 2019

Conor Hourihane to start at left-back for Ireland against Bulgaria

The Aston Villa man is normally used as a central midfielder for club and country.

# conor-hourihane - Friday 6 September, 2019

'People might start respecting us a little bit more now'

Conor Hourihane praised the strength of character shown by Ireland to earn a draw against Switzerland.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 27 August, 2019

Hourihane bags brace while Obafemi fires Southampton into next round

Premier League sides Norwich and Crystal Palace bowed out of the Carabao Cup.

# conor-hourihane - Sunday 4 August, 2019

Ireland's Hourihane bangs in two stunning free-kicks ahead of Villa's Premier League return Pick Those Out This post contains videos

Ireland's Hourihane bangs in two stunning free-kicks ahead of Villa's Premier League return

The Irish midfielder showed his class as his side beat Bundesliga boys RB Leipzig yesterday.

# conor-hourihane - Friday 2 August, 2019

Hourihane offers reward for British commentators to stop making a hames of his surname Hou's Tricks This post contains videos

Hourihane offers reward for British commentators to stop making a hames of his surname

‘It’s been the same for years and years, so if you change it, I’ll buy you a bottle of wine or something.’

# conor-hourihane - Thursday 1 August, 2019

'I love going back to Bandon. You see people you played GAA with and just have a chat with them'

Conor Hourihane will play in the Premier League for the first time this season at the age of 28.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 13 July, 2019

Ireland midfielder extends Aston Villa deal after helping club return to Premier League

The 28-year-old has scored 21 goals and recorded 16 assists since arriving at Villa Park in 2017.

# conor-hourihane - Sunday 2 June, 2019

Hourihane's 'stuff of dreams', Bjorn bites back and more Tweets of the Week

Including Jack Grealish, Rafa’s Supercut and a very protective GAA club.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 11 May, 2019

'We’ve got quality like Conor coming off the bench. He speaks for himself with his goal'

Conor Hourihane and Jack Grealish were instrumental as Aston Villa came from behind to beat West Brom.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Tennis balls rain down on the Aviva Stadium in anti-FAI protest Unimpressed This post contains videos

Tennis balls rain down on the Aviva Stadium in anti-FAI protest

The incident took place in the 33rd minute, just before Conor Hourihane gave Ireland the lead.

# conor-hourihane - Monday 4 March, 2019

'You have to show character and mental strength' - Hourihane silences Villa jeers

The Republic of Ireland midfielder scored twice in Saturday’s victory against Derby County.

# conor-hourihane - Wednesday 26 December, 2018

In-form Irish midfielders among the scorers in the Championship

Alan Browne and Conor Hourihane scored for their respective clubs.

# conor-hourihane - Sunday 23 December, 2018

Hourihane on target for Villa but Leeds cap stunning comeback with 95th-minute winner

Marcelo Bielsa’s men came out on top in a dramatic five-goal thriller at Villa Park on Sunday afternoon.

# conor-hourihane - Thursday 22 November, 2018

Hourihane certain Ireland have the players to succeed 'with the right man in place'

‘It’s not nice to hear people say it’s a terrible squad because we really feel that’s not the case.’

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 10 November, 2018

Ireland's Hourihane scores a belter for Villa while Robinson also on target

Aston Villa and Preston North End both came out on top in their Championship outings.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 14 August, 2018

Big night for man-of-the-match Burke while Hourihane hits Villa's winner Irish Eye This post contains videos

Big night for man-of-the-match Burke while Hourihane hits Villa's winner

There was plenty of Irish involvement on a busy night of League Cup action.

# conor-hourihane - Wednesday 18 July, 2018

Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick Take A Bow This post contains videos

Ireland international Hourihane starts as he means to go on with impressive hat-trick

Glenn Whelan was also on target for Aston Villa against Walsall.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 26 May, 2018

Heartbreak for Aston Villa, as Fulham earn Premier League promotion

Irish international Cyrus Christie was involved in the London side’s triumph.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 8 May, 2018

It's an absolutely huge couple of days for these 16 Irish footballers

Cork-born midfielder Conor Hourihane is among the players hoping to help Aston Villa gain promotion to the Premier League.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 3 April, 2018

Irish duo on target as Aston Villa boost Championship promotion hopes

Scott Hogan and Conor Hourihane were on target, while David Meyler scored for Hull.

# conor-hourihane - Tuesday 6 March, 2018

On fire! Sean Maguire does it again with a brilliant winner straight off the bench Irish Eye This post contains videos

On fire! Sean Maguire does it again with a brilliant winner straight off the bench

It was a good night for the Irish contingent in the Championship.

# conor-hourihane - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Hourihane and Whelan the heroes as Aston Villa come out on top in six goal thriller Heroes And Villains This post contains videos

Hourihane and Whelan the heroes as Aston Villa come out on top in six goal thriller

Aston Villa’s march towards promotion continued on Saturday with a 4-2 win away to Sheffield Wednesday.

# conor-hourihane - Sunday 11 February, 2018

Ireland's Conor Hourihane scores a screamer as Villa edge closer to promotion

Steve Bruce’s side scored a 2-0 win over Birmingham to move up to second place in the Championship table.

# conor-hourihane - Monday 1 January, 2018

Here's what the Republic of Ireland's starting XI should be for their first game of 2018

With the squad in transition, some younger players should certainly get their chance to shine.

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