Dane Massey

Defender

Player Profile

Age: 33 years, 3 months

Place of Birth: Dublin

Nationality: Ireland

Position: Defender

Height: 183 cm

Club History

CLUBS

Start DateEnd DateTeam
Jan 2021 Present Drogheda United
Dec 2012 Jan 2021 Dundalk
Feb 2008 Oct 2012 Bray Wanderers

INTERNATIONAL

Start DateEnd DateTeam

Dane is a left back who can also play in midfield. He came through the underage ranks at Bray Wanderers and made the breakthrough to the senior Bray team in 2008. He made his senior debut in a League Cup tie against Shamrock Rovers in May '08 and went on to play five times that year for the Wicklow side. He made 34 appearances in 2009 and scored his first senior goal against Shamrock Rovers, going on to score three more goals that season.

Dane played 31 times for Bray in the 2010 season and was also the Supporters club Player of the Month in April of that year. The Dublin born player appeared 26 times and scored one goal for Wanderers in 2011, adding another 27 league appearances in 2012.

In December 2012 Dane left Bray to sign for Stephen Kenny at Dundalk and made his club debut against Shamrock Rovers on the opening night of the 2013 season. He went on to score four times in 30 league appearances as the Lilywhites finished second in the league to eventual champions St Patrick's Athletic.

In 2014 Dane and was part of a Dundalk defence that kept sixteen clean sheets in the league. He played in all thirty-three league games, scoring two goals, as Dundalk won the league title.. Dane re-signed for the Louth club for the 2015 season and made 32 league appearances for the club, scoring four times, as Dundalk once more won the Premier Division title. He also appeared in both Champions League ties, as the Lilywhites went out to BATE Borisov, and played in his first FAI Cup Final, in which Dundalk beat Cork City 1-0 after extratime.

In 2016 Dane won his third league winners medal, making another 30 league appearances as the Lilywhites made it three-in-a-row in the Premier Division. He also appeared in his second FAI Cup final although Dundalk were beaten on this occasion, going down 1-0 to Cork City after extra-time.

In November 2018, Dane signed with Dundalk for two more seasons. After 8 years with the club, Dane announced he was leaving Dundalk in January 2021 after 291 appearances, scoring 24 goals and winning five league titles, three FAI Cups, three League Cups, two President’s Cups and the 2019 United the Union Champions Cup.

In January 2021, Dane signed for Drogheda ahead of the new season.




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Dane Massey 2020 Record - League of Ireland Premier Division

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
July 16, 2021 St. Patrick's Athletic 2 - 0 Drogheda United Richmond Park
July 10, 2021 Longford Town 1 - 1 Drogheda United Strokestown Road
July 2, 2021 Drogheda United 3 - 1 Finn Harps United Park
June 25, 2021 Shamrock Rovers 1 - 1 Drogheda United Tallaght Stadium
June 21, 2021 Drogheda United 0 - 1 Dundalk United Park
65Subbed Off: 65'
June 18, 2021 Bohemians 5 - 0 Drogheda United Dalymount Park
June 12, 2021 Sligo Rovers 1 - 2 Drogheda United The Showgrounds
May 28, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 2 Derry City United Park
May 24, 2021 Drogheda United 4 - 1 Longford Town United Park
May 21, 2021 Finn Harps 0 - 1 Drogheda United Finn Park
Scored: 90'
May 14, 2021 Drogheda United 3 - 1 St. Patrick's Athletic United Park
Scored: 22'
May 8, 2021 Waterford 0 - 7 Drogheda United Regional Sports Centre
Scored: 26'
Scored: 75'
May 3, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 1 Bohemians United Park
April 30, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 1 Sligo Rovers United Park
April 24, 2021 Dundalk 2 - 1 Drogheda United Oriel Park
April 20, 2021 Drogheda United 0 - 1 Shamrock Rovers United Park
April 16, 2021 Derry City 1 - 1 Drogheda United The Brandywell
April 10, 2021 Longford Town 0 - 4 Drogheda United Strokestown Road
April 3, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 1 Finn Harps United Park
March 27, 2021 St. Patrick's Athletic 2 - 1 Drogheda United Richmond Park
March 19, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 0 Waterford United Park
Yellow: 85'

Dane Massey 2020 Record - Friendly

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
March 13, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 4 Bray Wanderers United Park
79Subbed Off: 79'
March 6, 2021 Drogheda United 2 - 3 Dundalk United Park
46Subbed Off: 46'

Dane Massey 2020 Record - FAI Cup

Comp Date Home Score Away Venue Actions
July 24, 2021 Drogheda United 1 - 1 Derry City United Park