Shelbourne FC is delighted to announce the signing of midfielder Megan Smyth-Lynch from Peamount United.
The 24-year-old attacking midfielder joins Shels having previously been with the Reds in 2015 and several successful years at Peamount.
Megan has won two FAI Women’s National League titles and one FAI Women’s Cup and is capped at numerous international underage levels.
Megan also brings valuable UEFA Women’s Champions League experience ahead of the Reds’ voyage into Europe in Summer 2022.
Speaking on Megan’s arrival, Shelbourne FC Women’s First Team Head Coach Noel King said: “I see Megan as a great capture – she has a cultured left foot that can create chances and score goals – As a former Shelbourne star she is familiar with the players, and I believe our style of play will suit her talents and bring the best out in her
After signing for Shels, Megan Smyth-Lynch said: I’m so happy to be back at the club I spent so many great years at. After speaking to Noel and some players I knew it was the right time to come back to the club and try to help them win the league back to back and have a good Champions league campaign. I’m so excited to get started and hopefully it’s a successful year for myself and the team!”
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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.