# Shelbourne

This month
March 2023
Shelbourne up and running after cracking late winner against 10-man Bohs
Substitute Kian Leavy was Shels’ hero at Tolka Park.
Last month
February 2023
# Dublin Derby
Hull City owner sparks talk of shock Shels investment as Eoin Doyle earns Pat's derby win
The Hull owner had been expected to invest in Dundalk but attended tonight’s Dublin derby with Shelbourne chairman Andrew Doyle.
# Stalemate
Shelbourne left frustrated by Drogheda in Tolka Park season opener
Damien Duff’s Reds had to settle for a point from a game they dominated.
# curtain raiser
Historic President's Cup clash between Shelbourne and Athlone Town set in stone
It’s a first for Irish women’s football amidst a massive 2023.
Last year
# on the books
Ireland U17 international becomes latest signing for Shamrock Rovers
Aoife Kelly has joined the Hoops from Shelbourne.
Abbie Larkin among 7 new Shamrock Rovers signings
Shelbourne this week expressed disappointment at the 17-year-old’s decision to leave their club.
Shelbourne 'disappointed' after Irish international's re-signing U-turn
Abbie Larkin is now departing the back-to-back Women’s National League champions.
# Transfer News
Wexford Youths hero re-signs for 2023 season as Shels star Stapleton stays put
Meanwhile, Melissa O’Kane has switched from Athlone Town to Shamrock Rovers.
# Crosstown move
Paddy Barrett will add 'presence and personality' to Shelbourne - Damien Duff
Defender has moved from St Patrick’s Athletic.
# Top Prizes
Athlone Town's Corbet scoops Player of the Year award to cap off fine season for midlanders
The 2022 SSE Airtricity Women’s National League Awards took place at the Gibson Hotel.
# Wave Goodbye
Ireland international Áine O'Gorman leaves Peamount
It brings to an end the Wicklow native’s fourth spell at the club.
# End of the road
Goalkeeper Clarke one of five players departing Shelbourne
Aaron O’Driscoll, Dan Carr, Josh Giurgi and Dan Hawkins also leave the Reds.
# Report
Historic FAI Cup victory for Derry City as they run riot against Shelbourne
Two goals from Cameron McJannet and one apiece for Jamie McGonigle and Jordan McEneff secured biggest ever margin of victory in the competition’s showpiece.
# park life
Night and day with Mark Coyle – ‘It's like this feeling makes your life worthwhile'
The42 met the Shelbourne midfielder for a chat in The Phoenix Park ahead of today’s FAI Cup final with Derry City.
# Honour
Remembering Izzy Dezu – A gentle giant still loved by all
Ahead of the fifth anniversary of the promising Shelbourne striker’s tragic death during a match at the age of 16, The42 finds out how his legacy lives on.
# Star
Shelbourne double winner caps stunning season with Player of the Month award
Alex Kavanagh finished the campaign strongly.
# Sitting Out
'I feel sorry for the young kid' - Damien Duff sympathy over cup final suspension
Derry City Sadou Diallomisses Sunday’s game.
# Emotional
'My grandads passed away during lockdown. I hope they're looking down and are proud of me'
Anguish amid the glory for Shelbourne’s Shauna Fox as defender celebrates historic league and FAI Cup double.
# last of the derby spoils
Pat's end season with hammering of Shelbourne
Damien Duff’s side fell to a 4-0 loss at Richmond Park ahead of next week’s FAI Cup final.
# defiant
'We are going to be a different animal next season. We will be ready to take over this league'
Athlone Town boss Tommy Hewitt angry and defiant after his side lose FAI Cup final to Shelbourne.
# Dominant
Joy for Shelbourne as their history-makers clinch FAI Cup for a famous double
First-half goals from Jessie Stapleton and Pearl Slattery proved decisive as the Reds came out on top against Athlone Town.
# Shels Bells
Shelbourne complete back-to-back Women's National League success after big Wexford Youths win
There was plenty of drama on the final day of the league.
# Six of the best
Shelbourne hit Drogheda for six to end their winless run in the league
Drohgeda were hammered 6-0 by Shelbourne this evening in the SSE Airtricity League.
# All Square
UCD continue bid to retain Premier Division status after rallying to draw against Shelbourne
UCD held the FAI Cup finalists to a 1-1 draw at Tolka Park.
# Report
83rd-minute equaliser against Shels keeps Derry's slim title challenge hopes alive
The Brandywell hosted a dress rehearsal for the FAI Cup final tonight.
# Passion
'Little old Shels. Everyone hates us, I think' - Duff after reaching FAI Cup final
Shelbourne defeated Waterford to qualify for their first FAI Cup final since 2011.
# super shels
Shelbourne set for first FAI Cup final since 2011 after early winner in Waterford
Damien Duff’s side will face Derry City in the decider.
'I felt that I had blood on my hands... I’d have no honour if I left'
Ahead of today’s FAI Cup semi-final with Waterford, The42 caught up with Shelbourne’s Luke Byrne and Seán Boyd to look through pictures of the moments that have shaped them.
# proud
'I emailed Vera Pauw, texted Áine O’Gorman, telling them I can’t wait for next summer'
Ahead of Shelbourne’s FAI Cup semi-final on Sunday, Damien Duff reveals how Ireland’s World Cup qualification captured the imagination.
# pivotal
Gaffney's stunning, last-gasp volley fires Shamrock Rovers closer to title
The door was nearly left ajar for Derry City, and Damien Duff was left furious at the corner which led to Rovers’ stoppage-time winner.
# allsquare
Youngster Stephan Negru makes his mark as Shels come from behind
Conor Tourish put Finn Harps in front on 52 minutes but they were unable to hold on for all three points.
# murray magic
Murray's penalty proves crucial for Shels as they reach FAI Women's Cup final
The Reds will meet the winner of Wexford Youths’ tie with Athlone.
# Stalemate
Shelbourne and Shamrock Rovers can't be separated at packed Tolka Park
A share of the spoils was a fair result.
# Shels Shocked
Boyd on the double as Shelbourne dominate Bohemians to book FAI Cup semi-final spot
Damien Duff’s side secured a 3-0 win to dump last season’s finalists out of the competition.
Shelbourne knocked off top spot as Stephanie Roche strikes late
Wexford Youths took over from champions after a 5-1 victory over Cork City.
# Bit O'Red
Liivak and Keena combine as Sligo end their away day blues
Shelbourne lost 2-0 to Sligo Rovers at Tolka Park.
# Investigation
Shelbourne report incident of homophobic and misogynistic abuse to An Garda Síochána
A statement released last night revealed a member of the Peamount United team was the victim of the verbal attack during a recent game at Tolka Park.
# over and out
Shelbourne's Champions League adventure ends in defeat to Valur
Icelandic side progress to the Round 2 qualifier at Shels’ expense.
# Fairytale
'I can't believe it actually happened to me, and for it to be the winning goal is surreal'
American legend Heather O’Reilly came out of retirement to play in the Champions League, and tonight scored the winning goal for Shelbourne in the competition.
# Preview
Shelbourne and USA legend Heather O'Reilly to realise Champions League dream
But a big challenge lies ahead for Noel King’s side in Slovenia.