Sean Russell


Player Profile

Age: 27 years, 4 months

Place of Birth: Dublin

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Midfield

Height: 165 cm

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Dec 2018 Present Limerick
Aug 2018 Dec 2018 Galway United
Jan 2018 Aug 2018 Atlanta City
Jul 2017 Oct 2017 Drogheda United  (Trial)
Jan 2017 May 2017 Louisville City
Apr 2016 Oct 2016 Limerick
Dec 2014 Nov 2015 Limerick
Jul 2014 Oct 2014 Shelbourne
Feb 2014 Jun 2014 Longford Town
Feb 2010 Oct 2013 UCD


Start DateEnd DateTeam

Sean was involved in UCD's U20 campaign in 2009 and began to make progress in the first team towards the end of 2010, making his league debut away to Bray Wanderers on 24 September 2010. Sean made just 2 league appearances in 2010 but added 7 more in 2011, also scoring his first competitive goal for the Students with a late winner against Drogheda United at Belfield on 2 May 2011.

In January 2014, Sean signed for Longford Town. He made his debut for the midlanders in a 1-0 hme defeat to Shelbourne on 15 March 2014 and made 9 league appearances before departing to join Shelbourne in July 2014. He made his league bow for the Reds against Finn Harps at Tolka Park on 25 July and he scored twice in 7 league appearances as Shels narrowly missed out on promotion.

In December 2014 Sean signed for his father, Martin, at Premier Division side Limerick FC ahead of their 2015 campaign. He went on to make 30 league appearances, scoring three times, as Limerick secured a relegation play-off spot on the last day of the season. Sean played in both play-off matches as Limerick were relegated to the First Division after being beaten over two legs by Finn Harps. Sean left Limerick at the end of the season but returned to sign a new contract in April of 2016. Limerick cruised to the First Division title that year with Sean scoring twice in 17 league appearances.

In January 2017 Sean quit the League of Ireland to sign a contract at American side Louisville City. Sean then returned to sign with Drogheda United in July 2017.

In January 2018, Sean moved back to the U.S. to sign for Atlantic City.

In August 2018, it was announced that Galway United had signed the winger.

In December 2018, Sean signed with Limerick ahead of the 2019 campaign.

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