Garry Comerford


Player Profile

Age: 28 years

Place of Birth: Portlaoise, Co Laois, Ireland

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Defender


Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jul 2021 Present Athlone Town
Nov 2018 Jul 2019 Cork City
Jan 2017 Nov 2018 Waterford
Jun 2016 Nov 2016 Cobh Ramblers
Jan 2015 Jun 2016 Avondale United
Jun 2014 Oct 2014 Cobh Ramblers
Feb 2010 Jul 2012 Shamrock Rovers


Start DateEnd DateTeam

Garry came through the ranks at Shamrock Rovers, playing with the club's U15 side before graduating to the U17 and A Championship sides in 2011. Garry was also a member of the club's U19 squad for 2011/12 and made 1 appearance in the club's 2012 Leinster Senior Cup run. He left Rovers in July 2012.

In June 2014 Garry signed for Martin Cambridge at Cobh Ramblers and he scored on his debut against Shamrock Rovers B on 28 June. That would be Garry's only goal in 10 league appearances over the second half of that season. Garry joined Avondale United in January 2015.

Garry then re-joined Cobh Ramblers from Avondale midway through the 2016 when he signed a contact at the end of June. He pulled on the Rams jersey against Shelbourne on 1st July and made 11 more league appearances for the club over the latter half of the season. At the end of the 2016 season Garry left Cobh and in January 2017 he signed for Pat Fenlon at Waterford FC. After making 25 appearances for the Blues in 2017, Garry re-signed for the 2018 Premier Division campaign.

After two seasons with Waterford, Garry then signed with Cork City ahead of the 2019 campaign on a two year deal. Garry then mutually terminated his contract with the club in July 2019 as he went in search of first team football.

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Garry Comerford 2020 Record - League of Ireland First Division

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
Sept. 3, 2021 Cork City 3 - 1 Athlone Town Turners Cross
Aug. 20, 2021 Athlone Town 1 - 0 Galway United Athlone Town Stadium
Aug. 13, 2021 UCD 6 - 0 Athlone Town The UCD Bowl
62Subbed Off: 62'
Aug. 7, 2021 Cobh Ramblers 0 - 0 Athlone Town St. Colman's Park
July 30, 2021 Athlone Town 1 - 4 Treaty United Athlone Town Stadium
Yellow: 87'
July 16, 2021 Athlone Town 1 - 3 Shelbourne Athlone Town Stadium
July 9, 2021 Cabinteely 0 - 1 Athlone Town Stradbrook
July 2, 2021 Wexford 4 - 4 Athlone Town Ferrycarrig Park

Garry Comerford 2020 Record - FAI Cup

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
July 23, 2021 Athlone Town 4 - 4 Waterford Athlone Town Stadium
Shootout Peno Scored: 122'