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#Kevin O'Connor

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 16 July, 2020

'It's a second home to me' - Cork City bring in O'Connor following release from Preston
# Leesiders
# Leesiders

'It's a second home to me' - Cork City bring in O'Connor following release from Preston

Jul 16th 2020, 5:30 PM 5,776 Views 1 Comment

The 25-year-old defender was most recently on loan at Waterford.

# kevin-oconnor - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Lotto winner Kevin O'Connor going back to basics with his first love in football
# Bonus Ball
# Bonus Ball

Lotto winner Kevin O'Connor going back to basics with his first love in football

Jan 11th 2020, 9:00 AM 18,881 Views 3 Comments

The 24-year-old has six months left on his Preston North End contract and is aiming to revitalise his career with Waterford.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

O'Connor returns to Waterford on loan from Preston North End
# Back In Blue
# Back In Blue

O'Connor returns to Waterford on loan from Preston North End

Jan 7th 2020, 1:02 PM 7,777 Views 0 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international is to embark on a second stint at the RSC.

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 27 June, 2019

Preston's O'Connor extends stay at Cork
# Done Deal
# Done Deal

Preston's O'Connor extends stay at Cork

Jun 27th 2019, 11:51 AM 4,108 Views 2 Comments

The 24-year-old has featured regularly for the Leesiders in the 2019 campaign.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 21 May, 2019

Forward pair depart but Cork City keen to retain loan duo from Brighton and Preston
# Loan Stars
# Loan Stars

Forward pair depart but Cork City keen to retain loan duo from Brighton and Preston

May 21st 2019, 3:28 PM 8,749 Views 0 Comments

John Cotter has issued updates on City’s loan players.

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 28 February, 2019

'I want it twice as much as I did when I first moved to England'
# Interview
# Interview

'I want it twice as much as I did when I first moved to England'

Feb 28th 2019, 8:00 PM 31,458 Views 10 Comments

Kevin O’Connor is determined to get his career back on track after a year that put him to the test.

# kevin-oconnor - Sunday 10 February, 2019

O'Connor 'by no means' done with England after stunning comeback strike
# Reaction
# Reaction

O'Connor 'by no means' done with England after stunning comeback strike

Feb 10th 2019, 7:30 AM 9,949 Views 3 Comments

Kevin O’Connor scored a superb free-kick for Cork City in last night’s President’s Cup defeat to Dundalk.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 8 February, 2019

O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End
# Comeback
# Comeback

O'Connor makes Cork City return after 18 months at Preston North End

Feb 8th 2019, 4:56 PM 9,788 Views 18 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international has committed to a second spell with the Leesiders.

# kevin-oconnor - Monday 4 February, 2019

Cork City hopeful of completing deals for Preston defender and Gillingham striker
# Recruitment
# Recruitment

Cork City hopeful of completing deals for Preston defender and Gillingham striker

Feb 4th 2019, 7:00 PM 9,397 Views 8 Comments

The Leesiders and Dundalk will launch the new season by contesting the President’s Cup on Saturday.

# kevin-oconnor - Wednesday 29 August, 2018

Irish left-back O'Connor secures loan move away from Preston North End
# Join The Crewe
# Join The Crewe

Irish left-back O'Connor secures loan move away from Preston North End

Aug 29th 2018, 4:51 PM 8,350 Views 2 Comments

The 23-year-old Wexford native will stay with League Two side Crewe Alexandra until January.

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 25 January, 2018

Former Cork City full-back and recent Lotto winner O'Connor joins League One outfit on loan
# Pastures New
# Pastures New

Former Cork City full-back and recent Lotto winner O'Connor joins League One outfit on loan

Jan 25th 2018, 4:45 PM 7,361 Views 4 Comments

He may not be the only Irish player to make the move away from Preston in the January transfer window.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

'I don’t think it's sunk in yet' - Irish defender Kevin O'Connor wins €1 million jackpot
# Happy New Year
# Happy New Year

'I don’t think it's sunk in yet' - Irish defender Kevin O'Connor wins €1 million jackpot

Jan 2nd 2018, 7:28 PM 61,051 Views 29 Comments

The Preston North End defender validated his winning ticket at his local supermarket in Wexford on Tuesday morning.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 26 December, 2017

3 League of Ireland players who made the move to Britain in 2017, and 3 who could follow in 2018
# Across The Water
# Across The Water

3 League of Ireland players who made the move to Britain in 2017, and 3 who could follow in 2018

Dec 26th 2017, 1:00 PM 6,033 Views 3 Comments

Who will join the likes of Sean Maguire and Kevin O’Connor abroad next year?

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 2 November, 2017

'When you’re not playing it can be tough at times, you’ve got to be patient and bide your time'
# Up And Running
# Up And Running

'When you’re not playing it can be tough at times, you’ve got to be patient and bide your time'

Nov 2nd 2017, 7:21 PM 6,035 Views 0 Comments

Ex-League of Ireland defenders Andy Boyle and Kevin O’Connor both made their first league appearances of the season for Preston North End last night.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 8 August, 2017

O'Connor makes Preston debut as he lines out alongside fellow Irishmen
# Irish Eye
# Irish Eye

O'Connor makes Preston debut as he lines out alongside fellow Irishmen

Aug 8th 2017, 9:22 PM 13,279 Views 13 Comments

The former Cork City defender started alongside Daryl Horgan and Andy Boyle, while Seanie Maguire assisted from the bench.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 4 August, 2017

The Irish signings we're looking forward to seeing in the Championship this season
# Vested Interest
# Vested Interest

The Irish signings we're looking forward to seeing in the Championship this season

Aug 4th 2017, 2:59 PM 9,713 Views 6 Comments

English football’s second tier gets underway tonight.

# kevin-oconnor - Thursday 20 July, 2017

No fairytale ending for Maguire and O'Connor as Cork City bow out of Europe
# What's Another Year?
# What's Another Year?

No fairytale ending for Maguire and O'Connor as Cork City bow out of Europe

Jul 20th 2017, 8:56 PM 11,921 Views 50 Comments

The runaway SSE Airtricity League Premier Division leaders lost 1-0 on the night to AEK Larnaca.

# kevin-oconnor - Wednesday 12 July, 2017

'Phenomenal unsung hero' bids farewell to Cork City with Spanish inquisition
# Cyprus Avenue
# Cyprus Avenue

'Phenomenal unsung hero' bids farewell to Cork City with Spanish inquisition

Jul 12th 2017, 7:00 AM 13,915 Views 6 Comments

Kevin O’Connor will play his final home game for the club tomorrow night before moving to Preston North End.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 30 June, 2017

Sale agreed! O'Connor to follow Maguire from Cork City to Preston
# Irish Invasion
# Irish Invasion

Sale agreed! O'Connor to follow Maguire from Cork City to Preston

Jun 30th 2017, 4:45 PM 8,872 Views 16 Comments

The former Republic of Ireland U21 international will link up with the Championship club next month.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 6 June, 2017

United Irishmen: Preston set to follow up Sean Maguire signing with another raid on Cork City
# Green Is The Colour
# Green Is The Colour

United Irishmen: Preston set to follow up Sean Maguire signing with another raid on Cork City

Jun 6th 2017, 10:44 PM 9,880 Views 14 Comments

Kevin O’Connor is set to sign with the Championship side in the coming days.

# kevin-oconnor - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

More good news for Cork City as Irish U21 international O'Connor commits
# Good Business
# Good Business

More good news for Cork City as Irish U21 international O'Connor commits

Dec 6th 2016, 1:33 PM 3,887 Views 1 Comment

The left-back will stay with the Leesiders for next season after an impressive 2016 campaign.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 16 September, 2016

Longford claim a rare victory in relegation six-pointer thanks to O'Connor's match-winner
# About Time
# About Time

Longford claim a rare victory in relegation six-pointer thanks to O'Connor's match-winner

Sep 16th 2016, 10:36 PM 3,425 Views 2 Comments

The Premier Division’s bottom club picked up three points away to Finn Harps at Ballybofey.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 22 July, 2016

Here's the volley that sealed another famous European victory for Cork City
# Golden Goal
# Golden Goal

Here's the volley that sealed another famous European victory for Cork City

Jul 22nd 2016, 3:03 PM 8,591 Views 6 Comments

Kevin O’Connor’s deflected first-half strike gave the Leesiders a 1-0 win over Swedish Cup holders BK Hacken.

'I don't see why we can't go a step further' - Cork City set for Belgian battle
# King Kev
# King Kev

'I don't see why we can't go a step further' - Cork City set for Belgian battle

Jul 22nd 2016, 6:15 AM 5,351 Views 4 Comments

Kevin O’Connor fired his side into the next stage of the Europa League but they don’t want it to end there.

# kevin-oconnor - Monday 31 August, 2015

Cork overcome Pat's to increase pressure on Dundalk
# Winning
# Winning

Cork overcome Pat's to increase pressure on Dundalk

Aug 31st 2015, 9:54 PM 4,641 Views 4 Comments

The victory saw John Caulfield’s side move within five points of Premier Division leaders.

# kevin-oconnor - Friday 7 February, 2014

Dad of Irish teen snowboarder Seamus O'Connor focused on health rather than medals
# Sochi
# Sochi

Dad of Irish teen snowboarder Seamus O'Connor focused on health rather than medals

Feb 7th 2014, 1:09 PM 3,219 Views 0 Comments

Kevin O’Connor is a doctor who specialises in brain injuries.

# kevin-oconnor - Monday 12 September, 2011

Irish Eye: Walters the difference for Pulis's Potters
# Boys In Green
# Boys In Green

Irish Eye: Walters the difference for Pulis's Potters

Sep 12th 2011, 5:18 PM 171 Views 0 Comments

After the international break, it was business as usual cross-channel this weekend. We take a look at how the Irish players got on.