# Gary Deegan

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# Shels
'I love this city. It’s nice to reconnect with Dublin after so long because there's nothing like home'
Ahead of Friday’s derby with St Patrick’s Athletic, Shelbourne captain Gary Deegan explains how he hopes to make a difference on his return to the League of Ireland.
# Influence
'I think he's going to be a big, big player for us this season'
Ian Morris reserved high praise for Gary Deegan after his eye-catching performance against Dundalk on Friday.
# Homecoming
Deegan ends decade-long spell in the UK to join newly-promoted Shelbourne
The midfielder returns to the League of Ireland from Cambridge United, where he was club captain.
# Recovering
'He's really been through the mill' - Irish midfielder requires three operations due to blood poisoning
Cambridge United midfielder Gary Deegan spent 10 days in hospital as a result of the condition.
# Your Say
Poll: Should sports stars be punished for what they say on Twitter?
A number of sports stars have faced fines and suspensions from sporting authorities for comments made on Twitter but should they?
# Controversy
Irish player Gary Deegan suspended for alleged pro-IRA tweet
The former Bohemians midfielder has since apologised for his controversial post.