# John Egan

This year
# hollywood ending
John Egan snatches 95th-minute equaliser to deny Wrexham fairytale FA Cup upset
Kilkenny’s Tom O’Connor had earlier given Wrexham the lead in an FA Cup classic at the Racecourse Ground.
# rescue act
John Egan saves the day for Sheffield United with last-gasp equaliser
Ireland international strikes in the 96th minute to salvage 1-1 draw after his deflection gave QPR first-half lead.
Last year
# Wrap
John Egan sees red but Sheffield United maintain automatic-promotion charge
Ciaran Clark finds the net for the Blades on an afternoon of mixed emotions for Irish stars at the top and bottom of the Championship.
# steady as she goes
Ireland's Egan on target as Sheffield United close in on Championship leaders Burnley
Billy Sharp also scored for the winners in their 2-1 win over struggling Wigan.
# Wrap
Robbie Brady shines as Preston secure third win in four games
It was a busy night for the Irish in the Championship.
# closerlook
The football, friendships and trad sessions that carved John Egan into a man of steel
The Ireland international was Sheffield United’s record signing in 2018. After turning 30 this week, The42 spoke to those who have watched him blossom up close.
# Irishfortunes
Wigan fans show support for McClean while Dublin teen Armstrong shines for table toppers QPR
There was late heartache for John Egan’s Sheffield United as they conceded a late penalty at Coventry, while Scott Hogan scored for Birmingham.
Good night for Irish stars Hendrick and Robinson in Championship, disappointment for Egan
The Dubliner scored a brilliant goal to help Reading earn a point.
John Egan brushes off 'incredibly limited' jibe as he eyes another Ireland statement
Dismissive Scottish media criticism is of no concern to the 29-year-old as he prepares for latest audition to take captain’s armband.
# Setback
Egan set to miss Scotland clash as Kenny reveals defender was due to be captain
Ireland boss to make a number of changes in bid to get first Nations League points on the board in crucial clash on Saturday.
# Reaction
'We played well enough and created a lot of good opportunities - we just couldn’t take them'
John Egan was remaining upbeat after Ireland’s Nations League winless run continued.
# Mixed Fortunes
Heartbreak for Irish stars as Nottingham Forest beat Sheffield United on penalties in playoff semis
Steve Cooper’s side are now one game away from promotion to the Premier League.
# The EFL Chronicles
Obafemi's fine form continues with two goals in derby win over Cardiff, Egan own goal costs Blades
A round up of the today’s action in the Championship and League One.
# corkness
'I saw a funny thing on Twitter, it said Cork 2 Belgium 2' - Rebel County's influence to the fore of Ireland's revival
John Egan has established himself as a crucial player at international level.
All time
# Fallout
'I was disappointed to see how many people jumped down his throat' - Egan and Kenny defend 'vilified' Robinson
The Irish manager and captain are sticking by Callum Robinson, after his comments on the Covid-19 vaccine caused a stir internationally.
Two goals for Egan and two Hourihane assists as Sheffield United win in Championship
It finished 3-1 in favour of the Blades against Hull City.
# Reaction
Ireland's man of the match 'gutted' after last-gasp loss
John Egan and his fellow defenders were just minutes away from earning a clean sheet against Portugal
# Best in class
John Egan and Denise O'Sullivan win FAI Player of the Year awards
Meanwhile John Giles and Paula Gorham have been inducted into the FAI’s Hall of Fame.
# Staying Put
'This is not 'Who Wants to be a Millionaire'... John Egan is captain and won't leave'
Sheffield United boss insists he has total faith in Ireland international as he admits he is powerless to prevent two of his squad returning to the Premier League.
# Influence
'He's top class' - Praise for Ireland's Champions League-winning coach
John Egan and Stephen Kenny have both hailed the impact of Anthony Barry.
# Keeping The Faith
'We want to give the country a team they are proud to support'
Ireland defender John Egan is looking to put a frustrating season behind him.
# The Drop
'No excuses. The writing has been on the wall, we're all gutted' - Egan on Sheffield United's relegation
The Corkman delivered a blunt assessment of the Blades’ season, as their two-year stay in the Premier League came to an end.
# Back in action
Ireland defender returns to Sheffield United training after six-week absence
The centre-back has stepped up his recovery from a dislocated toe suffered on 15 February.
# Blow
Ireland defender Egan to miss opening World Cup qualifiers as injury lay-off confirmed
Sheffield United say the Corkman will be out for eight weeks with a dislocated toe.
# Anxious wait
'It didn't look too good' - John Egan undergoes scan amid fears of serious injury
The Irish international was stretchered off against West Ham last night.
# Irish Eye
Massive blow as Irish international stretchered off in Sheffield United's loss to West Ham
John Egan emerged as a serious injury concern for Stephen Kenny as the Hammers won 3-0.
# Bad luck
Missing XI: The Ireland team that won't face Bulgaria
Stephen Kenny will be without several key players tomorrow night.
# William Hill
David Meyler: I remember visiting John in hospital after his leg break. His journey has been fantastic
Our weekly columnist believes Sheffield United will bounce back from a poor run of form, and tips Leeds United to claim another three points.
# blunted blades
Chris Wilder laments officials’ calls in loss to Villa
The Sheffield United boss said he was “completely confused” after a game which saw John Egan dismissed.
# Dismissal
Ireland's Egan controversially sent off as Aston Villa enjoy winning start
John Egan denied Ollie Watkins a clear goalscoring opportunity according to referee Graham Scott.
# here to stay
John Egan handed contract extension at Sheffield United
‘It’s a reward for the influence John has on the team and at the football club’, said manager Chris Wilder.
# standing out
Do you agree with our Irish team of the season?
Sheffield United’s John Egan and others who have impressed over the course of the 2019-20 campaign.
# Premier League
The Bishopstown Blade: John Egan’s journey from GAA roots to the Premier League
Egan was a promising GAA star before he set off in pursuit of a professional football career.
# talking point
John Egan a strong contender for Irish player of the season - and it could be about to get even better
The Sheffield United centre-back has been a key figure amid a remarkable season for the club.
# Man of the Moment
'Two in two, prolific now so!' - Ireland defender Egan basks in glory after late, great winner
Sheffield United boss Chris Wilder claims he pulled his calf celebrating the Corkman’s all-important goal.
# Drama
Ireland's John Egan scores again as Sheffield United boost European hopes
The last-minute winner dealt a blow to Wolves’ Champions League ambitions.
# Blade of Glory
'When I used to play Gaelic football was probably the last time I hit one like that'
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
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
Both clubs have confirmed their starting teams for the clash at Turf Moor.
# sent off
'I’m so glad that I’m not playing in today’s game': Wilder frustrated by John Egan red
Sheffield United beaten 3-0 after defender gets red card at St James’ Park.