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#Richie Ryan

# richie-ryan - Saturday 26 October, 2019

Southern Comfort: Tipperary's Richie Ryan on his new life in Texas and preparing for the next chapter

It’s been quite the adventure for the former Sligo Rovers midfielder since he moved to North America in early 2014.

# richie-ryan - Monday 3 June, 2019

'To have that taken away...I was annoyed and probably a little bitter': Richie Ryan on MLS anger and a new start

The former Sligo Rovers midfielder seemed set to feature in Major League Soccer with FC Cincinnati.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 10 March, 2019

All eyes on Jim McGuinness but plenty more Irish interest in US football's second tier

Dubliner Niall McCabe is aiming for a third straight championship while Richie Ryan and Paddy Barrett will also feature prominently.

# richie-ryan - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'My Mam rings me ten times a day to make sure I'm alive': Paddy Barrett on swapping Oriel Park for Ohio

With average crowds of over 25,000 and MLS on its way next season, the former Dundalk man is enjoying himself at FC Cincinnati.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 30 May, 2018

A team including two ex-League of Ireland stars has been added to MLS for 2019

FC Cincinnati will join the top tier of US soccer, which could have an impact on Paddy Barrett and Richie Ryan.

# richie-ryan - Monday 19 March, 2018

'I wanted to step out of my comfort zone and who knows what can happen over here?'

Lee J Lynch has swapped Shannonside for the US and is hoping to put himself in the shop window.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 25 February, 2018

'We've had two years living in paradise but in this business you can't get too attached'

After plenty of chaos and confusion, Tipperary’s Richie Ryan is swapping Miami for Cincinnati and still chasing the MLS dream.

# richie-ryan - Monday 19 February, 2018

American dream continues at new club for former LOI Player of the Year Richie Ryan

The ex-Sligo Rovers star has signed for FC Cincinnati.

# richie-ryan - Thursday 18 January, 2018

'A shambles - nobody has thought about the players': Irish contingent caught up in US chaos

It’s a complicated mess with many layers.

# richie-ryan - Tuesday 31 October, 2017

History-makers and title favourites, the move to Miami proving fruitful for Tipp's Richie Ryan

The former Sligo Rovers midfielder is closing in on another Championship final appearance in the US.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 20 September, 2017

Irish players caught up in confusion and uncertainty regarding North American lower leagues

The future of the NASL is up in the air and that’s bad news for everyone involved.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 9 July, 2017

With Alessandro Nesta in charge, former League of Ireland star Richie Ryan tastes success in Miami

The ex-Sligo Rovers midfielder has had quite the adventure since making the move to North America.

# richie-ryan - Monday 12 December, 2016

Chaos in the lower tiers of North American football and Irish players are caught up in it

The NASL is on the brink of collapse and its future remains unclear.

# richie-ryan - Friday 15 July, 2016

Former Northern Ireland international signed by Alessandro Nesta and makes move to Miami

Jonny Steele is back from the brink and has been rewarded for his perseverance.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 22 May, 2016

'I closed the door, turned to the missus and said 'What the f**k has just happened?''

Richie Ryan has just signed a lucrative and life-changing deal in North American soccer.

# richie-ryan - Friday 13 May, 2016

Former Sligo Rovers star Richie Ryan is heading for Miami in a massively-lucrative deal

The midfielder is linking up with legendary former Italian star Alessandro Nesta, who is in charge of the struggling NASL franchise.

# richie-ryan - Saturday 2 April, 2016

Plenty of Irish interest as North American Soccer League gears up for new season

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey came so close to the championship in 2015 but both players are now at different clubs.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 16 December, 2015

North American adventure continues for Richie Ryan as he swaps Canada for Florida

The former League of Ireland man is off to Jacksonville.

# richie-ryan - Monday 16 November, 2015

Despair for Irish duo as Spanish icon Raul enjoys fairytale ending to illustrious career

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey were part of the Ottawa Fury side that suffered defeat to the New York Cosmos.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 15 November, 2015

'Every kid wants to go to the UK but Ireland needs to get away from that mentality'

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey left the ‘fish bowl’ and are now playing in Canada with the Ottawa Fury.

'I was constantly called a 5-a-side footballer because I wanted to keep possession of the ball'

Tipperary’s Richie Ryan captains the Ottawa Fury in the North American Soccer League championship final later today.

# richie-ryan - Monday 9 November, 2015

2 in-form Irish footballers are set to do battle with Real Madrid legend Raul in New York

A brace from Tom Heinemann saw the Fury secure a 2-1 extra-time win.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 8 November, 2015

It's a big day for two Irish footballers plying their trade in North America Journey This post contains videos

It's a big day for two Irish footballers plying their trade in North America

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are preparing for a championship semi-final.

# richie-ryan - Friday 23 October, 2015

It's been a pretty special week for a pair of Canada-based Irish footballers

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are now NASL Fall champions for 2015 but have their eyes on a bigger prize.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Two Irishmen are at the centre of remarkable turnaround in North American soccer circles

Richie Ryan and Colin Falvey are crucial to the Ottawa Fury’s reversal of fortunes.

# richie-ryan - Monday 10 August, 2015

Robbie Keane isn't the only Irish player having a fantastic season in North America

Two less high-profile footballers are a big part of memorable campaign.

# richie-ryan - Monday 17 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Here's the final hour montage of Phantom FM and the last song played Farewell Phantom

Here's the final hour montage of Phantom FM and the last song played

Sometimes I need a revelation.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 16 March, 2014

From The Daily Edge Internet bids an emotional farewell as Phantom FM ceases broadcasting Farewell Phantom

Internet bids an emotional farewell as Phantom FM ceases broadcasting

The station will close at midnight tonight.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 11 December, 2013

Ryan excited to embark on Canadian adventure

The former PFAI Player of the Year has left Shamrock Rovers to join Ottawa Fury.

# richie-ryan - Wednesday 30 November, 2011

Sligo snap up Pat's ace Danny North

The Grimsby-born striker completed his move to the Showgrounds this morning.

From In full: what former ministers get after the government's new levy Pensions

In full: what former ministers get after the government's new levy

We’ve gone through the list of ministerial pensions to see precisely how each living former minister is hit by the various levies.

# richie-ryan - Thursday 24 November, 2011

Sligo's Ryan seals Dundee United switch

Bit O’Red captain Richie Ryan has signed a two-and-a-half year contract with Dundee United.

# richie-ryan - Sunday 24 July, 2011

Sligo's Ndo gaining admirers on YouTube

Rovers captain Richie Ryan wants the midfielder’s skills kept quiet ahead of their upcoming Europa League game.