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#John Egan

# john-egan - Thursday 1 April, 2021

Ireland defender returns to Sheffield United training after six-week absence
# Back In Action
# Back In Action

Ireland defender returns to Sheffield United training after six-week absence

Apr 1st 2021, 12:44 PM 6,222 Views 0 Comments

The centre-back has stepped up his recovery from a dislocated toe suffered on 15 February.

# john-egan - Friday 19 February, 2021

Ireland defender Egan to miss opening World Cup qualifiers as injury lay-off confirmed
# Blow
# Blow

Ireland defender Egan to miss opening World Cup qualifiers as injury lay-off confirmed

Feb 19th 2021, 11:28 AM 3,545 Views 4 Comments

Sheffield United say the Corkman will be out for eight weeks with a dislocated toe.

# john-egan - Tuesday 16 February, 2021

'It didn't look too good' - John Egan undergoes scan amid fears of serious injury
# Anxious Wait
# Anxious Wait

'It didn't look too good' - John Egan undergoes scan amid fears of serious injury

Feb 16th 2021, 4:25 PM 5,077 Views 2 Comments

The Irish international was stretchered off against West Ham last night.

# john-egan - Monday 15 February, 2021

Massive blow as Irish international stretchered off in Sheffield United's loss to West Ham
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

Massive blow as Irish international stretchered off in Sheffield United's loss to West Ham

Updated Feb 15th 2021, 8:59 PM 54,340 Views 33 Comments

John Egan emerged as a serious injury concern for Stephen Kenny as the Hammers won 3-0.

# john-egan - Tuesday 17 November, 2020

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria
# Bad Luck
# Bad Luck

Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria

Nov 17th 2020, 5:10 PM 39,285 Views 8 Comments

Stephen Kenny will be without several key players tomorrow night.

# john-egan - Friday 30 October, 2020

David Meyler: I remember visiting John in hospital after his leg break. His journey has been fantastic
# William Hill
# William Hill

David Meyler: I remember visiting John in hospital after his leg break. His journey has been fantastic

Oct 30th 2020, 9:00 AM 8,741 Views 0 Comments

Our weekly columnist believes Sheffield United will bounce back from a poor run of form, and tips Leeds United to claim another three points.

# john-egan - Tuesday 22 September, 2020

Chris Wilder laments officials’ calls in loss to Villa
# Blunted Blades
# Blunted Blades

Chris Wilder laments officials’ calls in loss to Villa

Sep 22nd 2020, 8:09 AM 5,523 Views 2 Comments

The Sheffield United boss said he was “completely confused” after a game which saw John Egan dismissed.

# john-egan - Monday 21 September, 2020

Ireland's Egan controversially sent off as Aston Villa enjoy winning start
# Dismissal
# Dismissal

Ireland's Egan controversially sent off as Aston Villa enjoy winning start

Sep 21st 2020, 7:23 PM 17,903 Views 13 Comments

John Egan denied Ollie Watkins a clear goalscoring opportunity according to referee Graham Scott.

# john-egan - Friday 21 August, 2020

John Egan handed contract extension at Sheffield United
# Here To Stay
# Here To Stay

John Egan handed contract extension at Sheffield United

Aug 21st 2020, 3:32 PM 8,203 Views 7 Comments

‘It’s a reward for the influence John has on the team and at the football club’, said manager Chris Wilder.

# john-egan - Saturday 25 July, 2020

Do you agree with our Irish team of the season?
# Standing Out
# Standing Out

Do you agree with our Irish team of the season?

Updated Jul 25th 2020, 12:04 PM 35,611 Views 28 Comments

Sheffield United’s John Egan and others who have impressed over the course of the 2019-20 campaign.

# john-egan - Friday 10 July, 2020

The Bishopstown Blade: John Egan’s journey from GAA roots to the Premier League
# Premier League
# Premier League

The Bishopstown Blade: John Egan’s journey from GAA roots to the Premier League

Updated Jul 10th 2020, 1:58 PM 20,894 Views 6 Comments

Egan was a promising GAA star before he set off in pursuit of a professional football career.

# john-egan - Thursday 9 July, 2020

John Egan a strong contender for Irish player of the season - and it could be about to get even better
# Talking Point
# Talking Point

John Egan a strong contender for Irish player of the season - and it could be about to get even better

Jul 9th 2020, 7:30 AM 21,282 Views 15 Comments

The Sheffield United centre-back has been a key figure amid a remarkable season for the club.

# john-egan - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

'Two in two, prolific now so!' - Ireland defender Egan basks in glory after late, great winner
# Man Of The Moment
# Man Of The Moment

'Two in two, prolific now so!' - Ireland defender Egan basks in glory after late, great winner

Jul 8th 2020, 10:20 PM 6,450 Views 6 Comments

Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder claims he pulled his calf celebrating the Corkman’s all-important goal.

Ireland's John Egan scores again as Sheffield United boost European hopes
# Drama
# Drama

Ireland's John Egan scores again as Sheffield United boost European hopes

Jul 8th 2020, 8:07 PM 19,902 Views 16 Comments

The last-minute winner dealt a blow to Wolves’ Champions League ambitions.

# john-egan - Sunday 5 July, 2020

'When I used to play Gaelic football was probably the last time I hit one like that'
# Blade Of Glory
# Blade Of Glory

'When I used to play Gaelic football was probably the last time I hit one like that'

Jul 5th 2020, 9:05 PM 14,680 Views 3 Comments

John Egan’s volley earned Sheffield United a valuable point against Burnley.

Ireland's John Egan hits first Premier League goal with brilliant finish for Sheffield United
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

Ireland's John Egan hits first Premier League goal with brilliant finish for Sheffield United

Jul 5th 2020, 3:00 PM 27,334 Views 11 Comments

Egan’s strike ensured it ended 1-1 between his Sheffield United side and Burnley.

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd
# CONFIRMED
# CONFIRMED

Four Republic of Ireland internationals start as Burnley host Sheff Utd

Jul 5th 2020, 11:24 AM 8,090 Views 7 Comments

Both clubs have confirmed their starting teams for the clash at Turf Moor.

# john-egan - Sunday 21 June, 2020

'I’m so glad that I’m not playing in today’s game': Wilder frustrated by John Egan red
# Sent Off
# Sent Off

'I’m so glad that I’m not playing in today’s game': Wilder frustrated by John Egan red

Jun 21st 2020, 9:44 PM 8,356 Views 4 Comments

Sheffield United beaten 3-0 after defender gets red card at St James’ Park.

Bad day for Irish duo as Sheffield United slip up
# Misfortune
# Misfortune

Bad day for Irish duo as Sheffield United slip up

Jun 21st 2020, 3:54 PM 6,048 Views 2 Comments

John Egan was sent off, while Enda Stevens made a costly error amid a defeat to Newcastle.

# john-egan - Sunday 9 February, 2020

Sheffield United weather the storm against Bournemouth to climb to fifth
# Blades
# Blades

Sheffield United weather the storm against Bournemouth to climb to fifth

Feb 9th 2020, 4:42 PM 4,502 Views 0 Comments

The hosts had to come from behind to win at Bramall Lane as their push for European football continues.

# john-egan - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Irish star Stevens bags crucial equaliser in Sheffield United's comeback win
# Blades Of Glory
# Blades Of Glory

Irish star Stevens bags crucial equaliser in Sheffield United's comeback win

Dec 8th 2019, 4:40 PM 7,604 Views 3 Comments

The Blades were 2-1 winners over Norwich after Enda Stevens headed home.

# john-egan - Saturday 12 October, 2019

Ireland's man of the match says they 'dug deep' to earn point
# Solid
# Solid

Ireland's man of the match says they 'dug deep' to earn point

Oct 12th 2019, 5:39 PM 8,978 Views 12 Comments

John Egan acquitted himself well amid a difficult day for his side in Tbilisi.

# john-egan - Monday 7 October, 2019

'I’ve always had belief' - Egan ready to step up amid Irish defensive selection crisis
# Sharp
# Sharp

'I’ve always had belief' - Egan ready to step up amid Irish defensive selection crisis

Oct 7th 2019, 5:44 PM 5,499 Views 4 Comments

Mick McCarthy is likely to be without most of his first-choice defence for Saturday’s clash with Georgia.

# john-egan - Saturday 28 September, 2019

Goalkeeping howler sees below-par Liverpool edge Sheffield United
# Report
# Report

Goalkeeping howler sees below-par Liverpool edge Sheffield United

Sep 28th 2019, 4:00 PM 28,309 Views 23 Comments

It was a day forget for Dean Henderson.

# john-egan - Thursday 26 September, 2019

Assessing Mick McCarthy's options as his side is plunged into defensive crisis
# Mounting Problems
# Mounting Problems

Assessing Mick McCarthy's options as his side is plunged into defensive crisis

Sep 26th 2019, 7:01 PM 16,086 Views 16 Comments

Ireland’s first-choice defence has played every minute of the campaign so far, but only Seamus Coleman is available for next month’s game with Georgia.

# john-egan - Tuesday 10 September, 2019

John Egan to captain Ireland in tonight's Aviva Stadium friendly
# Skipper
# Skipper

John Egan to captain Ireland in tonight's Aviva Stadium friendly

Sep 10th 2019, 4:12 PM 7,293 Views 7 Comments

Mick McCarthy’s side face Bulgaria and the Sheffield United defender will lead the Boys in Green out.

# john-egan - Sunday 8 September, 2019

'It's only confidence-boosting for me that I've been picked ahead of Shane Long'
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

'It's only confidence-boosting for me that I've been picked ahead of Shane Long'

Sep 8th 2019, 6:40 PM 13,792 Views 2 Comments

James Collins still admits he has a long way to go to match the Tipperary native’s achievements for Ireland.

Premier League star John Egan was gripped by ‘unbelievable’ All-Ireland final
# CONNECTION
# CONNECTION

Premier League star John Egan was gripped by ‘unbelievable’ All-Ireland final

Sep 8th 2019, 5:33 PM 27,393 Views 16 Comments

The 26-year-old centre-back was cheering on Kerry in last weekend’s thriller against Dublin.

# john-egan - Friday 30 August, 2019

GAA values, All-Ireland tickets and Premier League ambition: John Egan on what makes Sheffield United unique
# Blades Of Glory
# Blades Of Glory

GAA values, All-Ireland tickets and Premier League ambition: John Egan on what makes Sheffield United unique

Aug 30th 2019, 10:31 PM 6,709 Views 1 Comment

The Cork native aims to be in Croke Park to support the Kingdom this weekend.

# john-egan - Tuesday 13 August, 2019

McCarthy impressed by Sheffield United's new Irish strike partnership
# Getting Around
# Getting Around

McCarthy impressed by Sheffield United's new Irish strike partnership

Aug 13th 2019, 5:50 PM 12,411 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland manager was at Dean Court on Saturday, while he will be hoping to catch James Collins and Alan Judge at Kenilworth Road tonight.

# john-egan - Monday 29 April, 2019

Ireland defender Egan leads Sheffield United's promotion party with his own version of Liverpool chant
# Allez Allez Allez
# Allez Allez Allez

Ireland defender Egan leads Sheffield United's promotion party with his own version of Liverpool chant

Apr 29th 2019, 10:21 AM 9,195 Views 8 Comments

David McGoldrick was named the club’s Player of the Year.

# john-egan - Saturday 27 April, 2019

Delight for Irish quartet as Sheffield United effectively clinch Premier League promotion
# Going Up
# Going Up

Delight for Irish quartet as Sheffield United effectively clinch Premier League promotion

Apr 27th 2019, 7:38 PM 12,578 Views 9 Comments

Ireland’s Scott Hogan helps Blades back to the top flight.

# john-egan - Monday 12 November, 2018

'When the manager came in strong for me, I really wanted to get it done'
# Faith
# Faith

'When the manager came in strong for me, I really wanted to get it done'

Nov 12th 2018, 7:30 PM 11,269 Views 5 Comments

Ireland international John Egan’s difficult decision to move clubs at the start of the season appears to have paid dividends.

# john-egan - Saturday 27 October, 2018

2 Irish internationals feature as razor-Sharp Sheffield United go top of Championship
# On The Rise
# On The Rise

2 Irish internationals feature as razor-Sharp Sheffield United go top of Championship

Oct 27th 2018, 6:42 PM 6,220 Views 2 Comments

David McGoldrick and Enda Stevens both started for the Blades, while John Egan was out injured.

# john-egan - Saturday 18 August, 2018

Ireland's John Egan scores for new club, Bielsa's Leeds revolution continues
# Wrap
# Wrap

Ireland's John Egan scores for new club, Bielsa's Leeds revolution continues

Aug 18th 2018, 6:20 PM 8,802 Views 8 Comments

Meanwhile, there was more Championship misery for Frank Lampard and Derby.

# john-egan - Saturday 28 July, 2018

12 Irish players who could have a big impact in the Championship this season
# COYBIG
# COYBIG

12 Irish players who could have a big impact in the Championship this season

Jul 28th 2018, 6:30 AM 10,609 Views 11 Comments

The English second tier resumes on Friday and we look at some of the individuals who could have a big say on its outcome.

# john-egan - Thursday 19 July, 2018

Brentford's Championship rivals make Ireland international Egan their club-record signing
# Blade Runner
# Blade Runner

Brentford's Championship rivals make Ireland international Egan their club-record signing

Jul 19th 2018, 7:05 PM 12,764 Views 4 Comments

The Cork native has become Sheffield United’s most expensive ever signing.

# john-egan - Wednesday 14 February, 2018

'The concussion hit me for six really' - Ireland's Egan happy to be back after fears
# On The Double
# On The Double

'The concussion hit me for six really' - Ireland's Egan happy to be back after fears

Feb 14th 2018, 2:44 PM 3,609 Views 2 Comments

The Brentford skipper sustained two concussions in quick succession this season.

# john-egan - Tuesday 22 August, 2017

Brentford's John Egan is turning into quite the goalscoring centre-back
# Special Set Of Skills
# Special Set Of Skills

Brentford's John Egan is turning into quite the goalscoring centre-back

Aug 22nd 2017, 9:30 PM 7,913 Views 6 Comments

The Irish centre-back has found the net again for the Championship club tonight.

# john-egan - Saturday 12 August, 2017

Not bad for a centre back: Ireland's John Egan on the mark (again) in seven-goal thriller
# Natural Finisher
# Natural Finisher

Not bad for a centre back: Ireland's John Egan on the mark (again) in seven-goal thriller

Aug 12th 2017, 9:08 PM 11,668 Views 5 Comments

Brentford still went down to Nottingham Forest, though, who had Daryl Murphy score his first goal for the club.

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