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A third goal of the season for Ireland's John Egan in the Championship last night

Egan’s 88th minute goal ensured a 1-1 draw for Brentford against Aston Villa.

Aston Villa v Brentford - Sky Bet Championship - Villa Park Brentford's John Egan in action against Aston Villa's Jordan Ayew. Source: David Davies

IRELAND’S JOHN EGAN bagged his third goal of the season for Brentford last night as they came from behind at Villa Park to draw 1-1 with Aston Villa in the Championship.

Cork man Egan found the net in the 88th minute with a deflected shot to ensure Brentford lie in 7th place in the Championship.

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The goal continued Egan’s bright form since his summer move from Gillingham to Brentford. The defender had previously hit the net when bagging a double in Brentford’s 2-0 win against Ipswich last month.

It maintains a good week for Irish players in the Championship with Conor Hourihane scoring in Barnsley’s 4-0 win on Tuesday night while Ciaran Clark scored for Newcastle.

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