Shelbourne signs midfielder Mark Coyle from Finn Harps

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Shelbourne FC is delighted to announce the signing of midfielder Finn Harps’ 2021 Player of the Year Mark Coyle.

The 24-year-old moves to North Dublin from Donegal after several successful years at Harp where he was a mainstay in the 2021 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division. 

Mark played 34 times for Harps last season and has become Head Coach Damien Duff’s latest signing following the additions of Sean Boyd, Jack Moylan and Shane Griffin. 

Mark was voted Player of the Year for 2021 for Finn Harps and brings great technical ability as well as physical strength to Tolka Park next season. 

Speaking on Shane’s arrival, Shelbourne FC Men’s First Team Head Coach Damien Duff said:It is brilliant that Mark has decided to join Shelbourne Football Club. He has an amazing desire and hunger to win, on top of his impressive footballing qualities. He wears his heart on his sleeve and he is someone that the fans, the players and staff will relate to”

After signing for Shels, Mark said: “I’m excited about moving down and joining a Club like Shelbourne and one now which is an exciting project. Chatting to Damien, it was really exciting and clearly a massive opportunity for myself. I’m really excited too for games like the derbies where it will be hostile and the fans will be on top of the tight ground here. I want to improve and make a mark on the team. There’s high ambitions here and that’s what will drive us on.” 

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Gavin White

Head of Communications and Media

Shelbourne FC 

About Shelbourne FC

Founded in 1895, Shelbourne Football Club is a leading professional football club based in North Dublin. Shels, as the club is commonly referred to, has won 13 League of Ireland titles along with 10 National Cups, two Women’s National League and one FAI Women’s Cup. The Tolka Park side compete in both the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division and FAI Women’s National League and has a thriving Academy based at the Athletic Union League in North Dublin with over 400 boys and girls.

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