Georgie Poynton

Shelbourne FC announced the signing of midfielder Georgie Poynton from Waterford FC in November 2019.

Poynton, a former Republic of Ireland underage international, joined the Reds having played 28 times for Waterford last season in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. 

The Dublin man, who is 22-years-old, has captained Ireland at various underage levels. 

Featuring in several Ireland games, he also played in the UEFA U19 European Championships qualifiers in 2016.

Poynton has played for Dundalk FC, Bohemian FC and most recently Waterford FC and says he is “delighted” to have joined Shels. 

Born

September 8, 1997

Age

22

Position

Midfielder

Date Signed

November 20

Previous Clubs

Waterford, Dundalk, Bohemians, St Patrick’s Athletic