Darragh Ryan


Player Profile

Place of Birth: Cuckfield

Nationality: England

Position: Defender

Height: 5' 11"

Club History


Start DateEnd DateTeam
Feb 2009 Nov 2009 St. Patrick's Athletic
Jan 2007 Jan 2010 Cork City
Feb 2006 Nov 2006 UCD
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Darragh began his professional career at Brighton & Hove Albion in 2003 and also had a spell at Crawley Town before signing for UCD in 2003. He made 85 league appearances in three years at Belfield before returning to England where he played for Bognor Regis, Worthing and Hayward's Heath.

In 2006 Darragh returned for a second spell at UCD, making just 24 league appearances before moving south to join Cork City on 22 February 2007. While at City he was part of the squad that won the FAI Cup in 2007 and played as a substitute in the 2008 Setanta Cup win against Glentoran.

At the end of the 2008 season Darragh signed for St Patrick's Athletic and made 35 league appearances through the 2009 season, scoring once, against his former team Cork City. In January 2010 he moved back to England, signing for Conference side Stevenage Borough. He went on to play for Crawley Town before emigrating to Australia where he turned out for Southern Stars.


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