# Jim Goodwin

This month
May 2023
# Ready to go
Irish defender set for '£5 million match' amid uncertain future
Former Shamrock Rovers player Liam Scales has impressed since joining Aberdeen on loan from Celtic.
This year
# Back In The Game
Jim Goodwin appointed Dundee United boss
Goodwin was sacked by Aberdeen just over four weeks ago.
# Time to say goodbye
Aberdeen sack ex-Ireland international Goodwin as manager after 6-0 loss
The club said in a statement that the decision was reached after ‘an unacceptable run of results.’
# Darvel superheroes
Aberdeen boss Goodwin apologises for 'humiliating' Cup exit to sixth-tier Darvel
The ex-Irish international is under pressure after a miserable Cup defeat followed a 5-0 loss to Hearts.
# Historic
Humiliation for Jim Goodwin's Aberdeen as sixth-tier Darvel produce stunning upset
Pressure had piled on the Waterford native after the 5-0 defeat by Hearts and it will be difficult to survive this calamity.
Last year
# Late Late Show
Despair for ex-Ireland international Goodwin as Rangers snatch incredible win
The Gers were trailing 2-1 as late as the 94th minute.
# Unimpressed
Ange Postecoglou bemused by rival bosses refusing to separate Celtic and Rangers
Livingston are the visitors to Parkhead on Wednesday night.
# Boost
Irish coach Goodwin has 6-match ban for 'blantant cheating' quip reduced
He now faces just two more matches in the stand.
# onarun
Jim Goodwin hails his Aberdeen players as they continue cup journey
“The critics will analyse the second-half performance, but I’m not interested in over analysing that at the moment.”
# Hot Water
Aberdeen to appeal Irish coach Goodwin’s 6-match ban
The Aberdeen manager accused the Scotland squad member of “blatant cheating”.
# Hot Water
Jim Goodwin charged for 'blatant cheating' quip after protesting Irish defender's red card
The Aberdeen manager was unimpressed with the decision to send off Liam Scales.
# hot prospect
Liverpool loanee hailed after Aberdeen win
Jim Goodwin heaped praise on Leighton Clarkson after the youngster scored a decisive free-kick at St Johnstone.
# Potential
Liverpool youngster joins Aberdeen on season-long loan
Leighton Clarkson has agreed to link up with Jim Goodwin’s side.
# Legend
'Open door' for Scott Brown at Celtic after leaving Aberdeen
The 36-year-old left the Parkhead club last summer.
# Wave Goodbye
Former Celtic star Scott Brown leaves Aberdeen
The veteran midfielder joined the Dons on a two-year deal last summer.
# Changes
Ex-Ireland international confirmed as new Aberdeen boss and gets point on his Dons debut
The 40-year-old Irishman’s move from St Mirren to the Dons on a two-and-a-half-year deal had been confirmed on Saturday morning.
# more to come
Connor Ronan can play his way into Ireland reckoning, says St Mirren boss Jim Goodwin
Goodwin believes the on-loan midfielder can follow in Jamie McGrath’s footsteps.
# Absent
Jim Goodwin explains reasons for omitting Irish midfielder McGrath
The 25-year-old Meath native has been linked with a move away from St Mirren of late.
All time
# resilience
'We trained once in 6 days' - Irish coach's delight as St Mirren hold Celtic despite missing 11 players
Waterford native Jim Goodwin paid tribute to his Covid-hit side.
# Ronandinho
St Mirren boss reckons Stephen Kenny 'will have a decision to make' about Connor Ronan
The playmaker scored twice in Sunday’s win over Aberdeen.
David Turnbull treble helps Celtic hit 10-man St Mirren for six
Alan Power was sent off for Jim Goodwin’s Buddies.
# Holding firm
St Mirren will not be selling their star Irish players on the cheap – Jim Goodwin
The Scottish club have revealed the club had rejected bids for Irish international Jamie McGrath as well as Conor McCarthy.
# power move
Jim Goodwin makes another addition to the Irish contingent at St Mirren
The Buddies have paid an undisclosed fee to Kilmarnock for veteran midfielder Alan Power.
Tough love from Kenny in Dundalk days helped shape me, says Jamie McGrath
Dundalk days under Kenny ‘changed my mentality’, says McGrath as he bids to carry club form into Ireland camp.
# Goodwin hunting
McGrath scoops Player of the Season award after Goodwin guides St Mirren to 32-year high
Irish eyes are smiling in Paisley.
# Jamie McGrath
St Mirren won't consider selling ex-LOI star unless there's an 'outrageous bid'
Three English clubs and a Scottish club have already enquired about the former Pat’s and Dundalk man, says Jim Goodwin.
# Good win
Young Irish manager continues to build his name with crunch Cup win
Waterford’s Jim Goodwin was a member of Brian Kerr’s history-making Under 16 European championship winning side in 1998. He is now guiding St Mirren to the unexpected heights.
# Jim Goodwin
Ex-Ireland international suspended in Scotland after criticising match official
The St Mirren boss had claimed referee Don Robertson “cost” his side a place in the top six.
# The Saint is coming?
Jamie McGrath tipped as the man to provide 'goals and creativity' for misfiring Ireland
‘He is easily the best player I’ve ever worked with as a manager.’
# Frustration
Ex-Ireland international urges his St Mirren side to bounce back after missing out on top six
Seventh is now the highest Jim Goodwin and his Irish contingent at St Mirren can finish this season.
# Jim Goodwin
Ex-Ireland international targeting success after signing new deal at St Mirren
Goodwin was skipper when the Saints won their last major trophy in 2013.
# Goodwin hunting
Goodwin expresses Ireland ambitions as he bids to topple Celtic once more
The 39-year-old Waterford native has been enhancing his reputation as manager of St Mirren.
# jubilant
Irish midfielder hails famous Celtic win
Former Dundalk star Jamie McGrath has been a key part of St Mirren’s excellent season.
# Unimpressed
Former Ireland international accuses Neil Lennon and Derek McInnes of public shaming
Jim Goodwin is upset his Celtic and Aberdeen counterparts have chosen to air the game’s dirty laundry.
# Going Well
Ex-Ireland international hoping to maintain 11-match unbeaten run
Jim Goodwin sees no reason for the ride to end at St Mirren.
# Happy Days
'Financially... This is massive' - Ex-Ireland international who masterminded Rangers shock
Jim Goodwin hopes St Mirren can ease their Covid burdens by cashing in on their shock Betfred Cup win.
# High praise
'If I play half as good as Xavi I’ll be doing okay' - Irish midfielder on living up to nickname at new club
Jake Doyle-Hayes, who joined St Mirren this week, was likened to the Spain and Barcelona great by Cheltenham fans.
# Buddy up
Goodwin adds U21 international midfielder to his growing Irish contingent
Having been released by Aston Villa, Jake Doyle-Hayes has joined Scottish Premiership side St Mirren.
# Irish Invasion
Goodwin in talks to sign more 'rough diamonds' from the League of Ireland
The Waterford native has put together a sizeable Irish contingent since taking charge at St Mirren.
# The Saints
Ex-Ireland U21 winger Connolly joins St Mirren
The former Dundalk, Bray Wanderers and Shelbourne player has signed a one-year deal with Jim Goodwin’s side.