Daniel Lafferty



Daniel Lafferty

Defender
  • Height 6' 1"
  • Age 33 years, 8 months
  • Place of Birth Derry City
  • Nationality Northern Ireland
  • Stats based on games populated in our system. They can be viewed below

Daniel’s Biography

Danny came through the youth system at Derry club, Oxford United Stars, before signing for Scottish giants Celtic in 2006. He spent five years at Parkhead before returning to Ireland and signing for Stephen Kenny at Derry City in July 2010 on an eighteen month contract.

Danny made his debut for the Candystripes in a 2-1 win over Shelbourne at Tolka Park on 16 July 2010 and made 12 league appearances for Derry as they went on to win the First Division title. In 2011 Danny established himself as one of the top full backs in the league, making 34 league appearances and scoring an impressive seven league goals along the way.

On 30 January 2012, Danny signed for English Championship side Burnley. He went on to make forty appearances for the club in four seasons at the club as well as taking in a loan with Rotherham United. He was then on loan at Oldham Athletic when he was included in Northern Ireland's preliminary squad of 28 for the 2016 European Championship. However, he was cut from the final squad.

In August 2019, Daniel signed with Shamrock Rovers.

In December 2020, Danny signed for Derry City where he played for two seasons before signing for Sligo Rovers in November 2022.
 

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 Derry City Derry 12 - - - - 12 5 1 1 - -
2021 PremPremier Division Derry City Derry 31 5 - - 1 2 - 1 6 2 -
2020 PremPremier Division Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 6 1 - - 1 10 4 1 1 - -
2019 PremPremier Division Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 6 - - - - 2 - 1 - - -
2011 PremPremier Division Derry City Derry 34 8 - - - - - - 10 - -
League of Ireland First Division
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2010 FirstFirst Division Derry City Derry 8 - - - - 6 - - 2 - -
Friendly
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2021 FRDomestic Derry City Derry 3 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2020 FRDomestic Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 4 - - - - - - 2 - - -
2011 FRDomestic Derry City Derry 4 2 - - - 1 - - - - -
FAI Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2022 FAI CUP R1R1 Derry City Derry - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2021 FAI Cup R2R2 Derry City Derry 1 - - - - - - - - - -
2021 FAI Cup R1R1 Derry City Derry 1 - 1 - - - - - - - -
2020 FAI Cup FinalFinal Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2020 FAI Cup SFSF Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2020 FAI Cup QFQF Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2020 FAI Cup R2R2 Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 1 2 - - - - - - - - -
2019 FAI Cup FinalFinal Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 1 - - - -
2019 FAI Cup SFSemi Final Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 1 - - - -
2019 2019 FAI QFQF Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R 1 - - - - - - 1 - - -
2011 FAI Cup R3R3 Derry City Derry 1 - - - - - - - - - -
Europa League
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2020-2021 EL QR1QR1 Shamrock Rovers Shamrock R - - - - - 1 1 - - - -
Dublin Super Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2011 Super CupSuper Cup Airtricity League XI AL11 1 - - - - 1 - - - - -
League Cup
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2011 EA Cup SFSF Derry City Derry 1 1 - - - - - - - 1 -
2011 EA Cup R2R2 Derry City Derry - - - - - 1 - - - - -
2011 EA Cup R1R1 Derry City Derry 1 - - - - - - - 1 - -
FIFA World Cup European Qualifiers
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2016-2017 WCQ Grp CGrp C Northern Ireland N Ireland - - - - - 5 - 1 - - -
Europa Conference League
Season Round Team Starts Goals Pens MP Assists Subs Sub On Sub Off Yellow Red MinP
2022-2023 ECL QR1QR1 Derry City Derry 1 - - - - 1 - - - - -