Matthew Connor

Goalkeeper

Player Profile

Age: 25 years, 2 months

Place of Birth:

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Goalkeeper

Height:

Club History

CLUBS

Start DateEnd DateTeam
Feb 2022 Present Galway United
Jan 2021 Nov 2021 Waterford
Aug 2020 Jan 2021 Galway United
Jan 2017 Nov 2019 Waterford
Jul 2016 Nov 2016 Cork City
Jan 2016 Jul 2016 Wexford
Jan 2014 Jan 2016 Waterford

INTERNATIONAL

Start DateEnd DateTeam
Feb 2017 Present Irish Colleges & Universities

Matthew is a goalkeeper who played for Waterford side Tramore AFC in the 2012/13 season. In January 2014 he played on trial with Waterford United and impressed enough to join the club's first team. He made his league debut in the south-east derby away to Wexford Youths on 16 May 2014 and made a total of 5 league appearances that year.

In 2015 Matthew made eighteen league appearances for the Blues in the First Division as they finished seventh. In January 2016, Matthew moved to local rivals Wexford Youths for the 2016 Premier Division campaign although he stayed as the number two behind Graham Doyle in the league during his time at he club.

On July 9th, 2016, Connor played for Cork City in a friendly against Fulham and signed for the Premier Division club after the game. He did not make a senior appearance for the Rebels and in January 2017 he moved on, signing back at Waterford FC under Pat Fenlon.

Matt played with Waterford for the next three seasons, leaving at the end of 2019. His next stop was with Galway United and he joined them in August 2020, playing out the remainder of that season at Eamonn Deacy Park.

In January 2021, Matthew signed back with Waterford and after one season at the RSC he went back to Galway United, signing for John Caulfield in January 2022.




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Matthew Connor 2022 Record - League of Ireland First Division

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
June 27, 2022 Longford Town 2 - 0 Galway United Strokestown Road
June 17, 2022 Bray Wanderers 1 - 5 Galway United Carlisle Grounds
May 20, 2022 Galway United 3 - 0 Athlone Town Eamonn Deacy Park
May 6, 2022 Cobh Ramblers 0 - 4 Galway United St. Colman's Park
May 2, 2022 Galway United 2 - 0 Longford Town Eamonn Deacy Park
April 29, 2022 Treaty United 2 - 3 Galway United Markets Field
April 22, 2022 Galway United 2 - 0 Bray Wanderers Eamonn Deacy Park
April 15, 2022 Waterford 0 - 1 Galway United Regional Sports Centre
April 9, 2022 Galway United 1 - 1 Wexford Eamonn Deacy Park
April 1, 2022 Galway United 1 - 0 Cobh Ramblers Eamonn Deacy Park
March 25, 2022 Longford Town 2 - 1 Galway United Strokestown Road
March 18, 2022 Athlone Town 1 - 2 Galway United Athlone Town Stadium
March 14, 2022 Galway United 2 - 1 Treaty United Eamonn Deacy Park
March 11, 2022 Bray Wanderers 1 - 3 Galway United Carlisle Grounds
March 4, 2022 Galway United 2 - 2 Waterford Eamonn Deacy Park
Feb. 25, 2022 Cork City 0 - 1 Galway United Turners Cross