Chris Lyons



Chris Lyons

Forward
  • Height 5' 9"
  • Age 29 years, 3 months
  • Place of Birth Dublin
  • Nationality Ireland
  • Stats based on games populated in our system. They can be viewed below

Chris’s Biography

Chris developed at Dublin schoolboy club Belvedere before joining Martin Russell at UCD where he first appeared for the senior team in 2011. He made his senior debut for UCD in a league game away to Derry City on September 9th 2011. By the end of 2011 he had made 5 league appearances and scored twice, against Galway United and Dundalk. In 2012 he made 23 league appearances, scoring just once, and at the end of the season he left UCD to sign for Bohemians.

Chris scored four goals in 20 league appearances as Bohemians finished ninth in the 2013 Premier Division and in February 2014 he joined the Shamrock Rovers B team ahead of their inaugural season in the First Division. Chris played n 20 of the Hoops' second team's 28 First Division fixtures and was top-scorer with six goals, but it would prove to be their only season of league football and Rovers declined to enter the 2015 First Division.

Chris returned to Premier Division football in 2015 when he signed for Alan Mathews at Bray Wanderers in December 2014. He went on to make thirty league appearances for the Seagulls, scoring twice in the process, as Bray finished eighth in the Premier Division. He left the club at the end of the season and went on to sign for Dave Robertson's Sligo Rovers in January 2016.

Chris went on to make six league appearances, scoring once in a 1-1 draw with Finn Harps, before leaving Sligo Rovers in July 2016 and joining Bray Wanderers after a late u-turn as he was set to join Drogheda United. He made 7 appearances fro Bray scoring once in the second half of the season.

In November 2016 Chris announced he had signed with Shelbourne for the 2016 season. In December 2017, Chris signed for Drogheda United. In November 2018, Chris re-signed with the club for the 2019 season. Chris scored 8 goals in 29 games during the 2019 season. Chris signed a new contract with Drogheda following their promotion to the Premier Division in November 2020. In December 2021, Chris signed a new deal with Drogheda having made 27 appearances in 2021.

Career Facts

League of Ireland Premier Division
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2022 PremPremier Division Drogheda United Drogheda 12 2 1 1 - 9 5 3 - - -
2021 PremPremier Division Drogheda United Drogheda 21 8 1 - - 5 3 1 3 - -
2016 PremPremier Division Bray Wanderers Bray 1 1 - - - 11 6 1 2 - -
2016 PremPremier Division Sligo Rovers Sligo 3 1 - - - 16 3 1 1 - -
2015 PremPremier Division Bray Wanderers Bray 23 2 1 - - 10 6 1 3 - -
2013 PremPremier Division Bohemians Bohs 11 2 1 1 - 11 9 1 5 - -
2012 PremPremier Division UCD UCD 13 1 - - - 16 - - 2 - -
2011 PremPremier Division UCD UCD - 2 - - - 6 - - - - -
League of Ireland First Division
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2020 FirstFirst Division Drogheda United Drogheda 12 2 2 1 5 2 1 2 3 - -
2019 FirstFirst Division Drogheda United Drogheda 22 12 2 - - 2 1 2 3 - -
2018 FirstFirst Division Drogheda United Drogheda 23 5 1 - - 2 1 1 6 - -
2017 FirstFirst Division Shelbourne Shels 4 1 - - - 13 8 1 - - -
2014 FirstFirst Division Shamrock Rovers B Shamrock Rvrs B 18 3 3 - - 1 1 3 1 - -
Friendly
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2022 FRDomestic Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - 1 - - - - - - - -
2021 FRDomestic Drogheda United Drogheda 4 1 - - - - - 2 - - -
2020 FRDomestic Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - - - - 2 1 1 - - -
2019 FRDomestic Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2018 FRDomestic Drogheda United Drogheda 4 - - - - - - 2 - - -
2017 FRDomestic Shelbourne Shels 1 - - - - 1 1 - - - -
2016 FRDomestic Sligo Rovers Sligo 1 - - - - 3 3 - - - -
2015 FRDomestic Bray Wanderers Bray 3 3 - 1 - 1 1 1 - - -
2014 FRDomestic Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2014 FRDomestic Shamrock Rovers B Shamrock Rvrs B 2 1 - - - - - 1 - - -
2013 FRDomestic Bohemians Bohs 1 2 1 - - - - - - - -
FAI Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2022 FAI CUP R1R1 Drogheda United Drogheda - - - - - 1 1 - - - -
2020 FAI Cup R2R2 Drogheda United Drogheda - - - - - 1 1 - 1 - -
2019 FAI R2R2 Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2018 FAI R2R2 Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - - - - - - - 1 - -
2018 FAI R1R1 Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - 1 - - - - 1 - - -
2017 FAI Cup R2R2 Shelbourne Shels 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2017 FAI Cup R1R1 Shelbourne Shels 1 1 - - - - - - - - -
2016 FAI Cup R2R2 Sligo Rovers Sligo 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2015 FAI Cup SFSF Bray Wanderers Bray 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2015 FAI Cup QFQF Bray Wanderers Bray 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2015 FAI Cup R3R3 Bray Wanderers Bray 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2015 FAI Cup R2R2 Bray Wanderers Bray 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
2013 FAI Cup R2R2 Bohemians Bohs 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2012 FAI Cup R3R3 UCD UCD - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2011 FAI Cup R4R4 UCD UCD - - - - - 1 - - - - -
Leinster Senior Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2018 LSC 4th RDR4 Drogheda United Drogheda - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2017 LSC FinalFinal Shelbourne Shels - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2017 LS Cup SFSF Shelbourne Shels - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2017 LS Cup QFQF Shelbourne Shels 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2015 LS Cup R4R4 Bray Wanderers Bray 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2012 LS Cup QFQF UCD UCD - - 1 - - 1 - - - - -
2012 LS Cup R4R4 UCD UCD 1 - - - - - - - - - -
League Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2019 Lg Cup 1st RD1st Round Drogheda United Drogheda - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2018 LG Cup R2R2 Drogheda United Drogheda - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2017 EA Cup R2R2 Shelbourne Shels 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2016 EA Cup R2R2 Sligo Rovers Sligo - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2015 EA Cup R1R1 Bray Wanderers Bray - - - - - 1 1 - - - -
2013 EA Cup QFQF Bohemians Bohs 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2013 EA Cup R2R2 Bohemians Bohs 1 1 1 - - - - - - - -
2013 EA Cup R1R1 Bohemians Bohs - - 1 - - 1 1 - - - -
2012 EA Cup R2R2 UCD UCD - 1 - - - 1 - - - - -
2012 EA Cup R1R1 UCD UCD - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2018 Promotion/Relegation Play-off Series
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2019 PO FinalFinal Drogheda United Drogheda 2 1 - - - - - 1 - - -
2019 PO Semi FinalSF Drogheda United Drogheda 2 1 - - - - - 1 - - -
2018 PO Semi FinalSemi Final Drogheda United Drogheda 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2018 PO Quarter FinalQF Drogheda United Drogheda 2 1 - - - - - - 1 - -