Having began his career at Shels in 2006, Deegan has played for Hibernian FC, Coventry City and Northampton Town after leaving for the UK in 2010.
The 32-year-old has played in the UEFA Intertoto Cup for the Reds as well as the UEFA Champions League for neighbours Bohemian FC.
Deegan won the League of Ireland and FAI Cup double with Bohs in 2008 and also won the English Football League Two Play-Offs with Southend United in 2015.
Deegan played 41 times for Cambridge United in the 2018/2019 season and 42 times the season previous in the EFL League Two.
The Dubliner was also voted onto the 2009 League of Ireland PFAI Team of the Season before being signed by Chris Coleman’s Coventry City.
September 28, 1987
December 31, 2019
Shelbourne, Bohemian FC, Longford Town, Hibernian FC, Scunthorpe United, Coventry City and Northampton Town and Cambridge United