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#Aaron Connolly

# aaron-connolly - Monday 26 September, 2022

'He's only 17' - Crawford warns against overhyping Irish starlet Ferguson
# Caution
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# Caution

'He's only 17' - Crawford warns against overhyping Irish starlet Ferguson

Sep 26th 2022, 1:08 PM 5,072 Views 0 Comments

The striker scored his first goal for Ireland U21s on Friday night.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 24 September, 2022

Ireland's man of the match rediscovers his love of football
# Rejuvenation
From The42
# Rejuvenation

Ireland's man of the match rediscovers his love of football

Sep 24th 2022, 12:00 PM 30,399 Views 11 Comments

Aaron Connolly made an impact on his first appearance in over three years for the U21s.

'It looked to me like it was on the line' - Ireland's frustration at non-penalty decision
# Unhappy
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# Unhappy

'It looked to me like it was on the line' - Ireland's frustration at non-penalty decision

Sep 24th 2022, 12:03 AM 10,156 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford said he was disappointed by the official’s call.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 23 September, 2022

Ireland's youngsters two games away from history
# Preview
From The42
# Preview

Ireland's youngsters two games away from history

Sep 23rd 2022, 7:15 AM 4,730 Views 4 Comments

Jim Crawford’s side face Israel at Tallaght this evening in their first playoff match.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 22 September, 2022

'He said: I want to be here, I want to prove that I want to play for Ireland again'
# Return
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# Return

'He said: I want to be here, I want to prove that I want to play for Ireland again'

Sep 22nd 2022, 1:48 PM 4,653 Views 0 Comments

Jim Crawford is delighted to have Aaron Connolly on board for the crucial upcoming clashes with Israel.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 21 September, 2022

Connolly: I’ve made so-called mistakes, but I’m ready to focus on football
# Point To Prove
From The42
# Point To Prove

Connolly: I’ve made so-called mistakes, but I’m ready to focus on football

Sep 21st 2022, 12:27 PM 7,091 Views 3 Comments

The forward has explained why he was keen to link up with the Ireland U21s as he looks to rejuvenate his career.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 15 September, 2022

Crawford: 'Aaron has been a bit of driftwood... this is a chance to prove his worth'
# Surprise Call-up
From The42
# Surprise Call-up

Crawford: 'Aaron has been a bit of driftwood... this is a chance to prove his worth'

Sep 15th 2022, 5:39 PM 5,434 Views 0 Comments

The Ireland U21 boss is positive about the Venezia forward’s return as he plays down contract disruption ahead of the crucial Euro play-off.

Aaron Connolly included in Ireland U21 squad for European play-off
# COYBIG
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# COYBIG

Aaron Connolly included in Ireland U21 squad for European play-off

Updated Sep 15th 2022, 2:45 PM 9,061 Views 4 Comments

Connolly has not featured for the senior team since the 1-1 draw with Azerbaijan this time last year.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 5 September, 2022

Analysis: Aaron Connolly's encouraging full debut for Venezia
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Analysis: Aaron Connolly's encouraging full debut for Venezia

Sep 5th 2022, 2:20 PM 13,445 Views 2 Comments

We take a close look at Connolly’s first start in Italy.

# aaron-connolly - Sunday 21 August, 2022

Liam Kerrigan scores on Serie B debut but Como denied by 90th-minute equaliser
# Italian Job
From The42
# Italian Job

Liam Kerrigan scores on Serie B debut but Como denied by 90th-minute equaliser

Aug 21st 2022, 9:52 PM 8,724 Views 1 Comment

Aaron Connolly also got minutes as a late sub in Venezia’s win over Sudtirol.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 15 August, 2022

Aaron Connolly makes Italian debut in defeat to Genoa
# Football Italia
From The42
# Football Italia

Aaron Connolly makes Italian debut in defeat to Genoa

Aug 15th 2022, 12:17 PM 13,190 Views 1 Comment

The Irish forward has joined Venezia of Serie B.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 27 July, 2022

Troy Parrott and Aaron Connolly's emotional intelligence puts them on path to self-fulfilment
# Comment
From The42
# Comment

Troy Parrott and Aaron Connolly's emotional intelligence puts them on path to self-fulfilment

Jul 27th 2022, 5:00 PM 21,575 Views 10 Comments

Two of Ireland’s brightest attacking talents have been candid about the the different struggles they have faced in their young careers.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 26 July, 2022

Aaron Connolly explains why his football career has not 'kicked on'
# Problems
From The42
# Problems

Aaron Connolly explains why his football career has not 'kicked on'

Jul 26th 2022, 11:59 PM 15,459 Views 3 Comments

The Irish striker says off-field issues have impacted him.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 14 July, 2022

Ireland striker Connolly's loan move confirmed to Serie B club Venezia
# Football Italia
From The42
# Football Italia

Ireland striker Connolly's loan move confirmed to Serie B club Venezia

Jul 14th 2022, 8:04 PM 14,404 Views 15 Comments

The 22-year-old is heading to Italy.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

Parrott, Obafemi and Connolly find different struggles for lasting success
# Choices
From The42
# Choices

Parrott, Obafemi and Connolly find different struggles for lasting success

Mar 23rd 2022, 2:12 PM 5,211 Views 1 Comment

On loan MK Dons striker earned praise for his honesty this week, but decisions of his peers to stay away could prove equally beneficial in long run.

# aaron-connolly - Saturday 15 January, 2022

Aaron Connolly makes Championship debut as Irish internationals on target in EFL
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Aaron Connolly makes Championship debut as Irish internationals on target in EFL

Jan 15th 2022, 6:05 PM 14,846 Views 1 Comment

Scott Hogan and Will Keane were among the scorers today.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 6 January, 2022

'Maybe I did the wrong thing at times, and I wish I could have reacted differently to certain things'
# Aaron Connolly
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# Aaron Connolly

'Maybe I did the wrong thing at times, and I wish I could have reacted differently to certain things'

Jan 6th 2022, 8:00 PM 40,580 Views 19 Comments

Aaron Connolly has been speaking about his career to date following the completion of a loan move to Middlesbrough.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 3 January, 2022

'I’m not just coming down from Brighton, expecting to walk straight into the team' - Connolly
# Pastures New
From The42
# Pastures New

'I’m not just coming down from Brighton, expecting to walk straight into the team' - Connolly

Jan 3rd 2022, 4:38 PM 8,877 Views 7 Comments

The Ireland striker is excited to get started at new club Middlesbrough.

# aaron-connolly - Sunday 2 January, 2022

Aaron Connolly completes loan move to Chris Wilder's Boro
# Due North
From The42
# Due North

Aaron Connolly completes loan move to Chris Wilder's Boro

Jan 2nd 2022, 11:32 AM 7,694 Views 11 Comments

The Ireland forward joins until the end of the season.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 31 December, 2021

'Aaron is at the stage where he needs to play football': Graham Potter on Connolly loan talks
# Loan Deal
From The42
# Loan Deal

'Aaron is at the stage where he needs to play football': Graham Potter on Connolly loan talks

Dec 31st 2021, 7:04 PM 7,260 Views 6 Comments

Ireland striker has been heavily linked with a switch to Championship club Middlesbrough.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 30 December, 2021

Out-of-favour Connolly set for loan move to Middlesbrough - reports
# Short-term Deal
From The42
# Short-term Deal

Out-of-favour Connolly set for loan move to Middlesbrough - reports

Dec 30th 2021, 2:35 PM 9,807 Views 12 Comments

The Ireland forward is reportedly due to undergo a medical at the Championship club today.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 15 December, 2021

Aaron Connolly fails to impress on rare start as moribund Brighton lose at home to Wolves
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Aaron Connolly fails to impress on rare start as moribund Brighton lose at home to Wolves

Dec 15th 2021, 9:47 PM 25,664 Views 29 Comments

Elsewhere, Irish U21 international Will Smallbone made his first Premier League start of the season in Southampton’s 2-2 draw with Crystal Palace.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 5 November, 2021

'That can erode your spirit' - Kenny says absent Connolly would benefit from 'focus' of regular game-time
# Needs Aaron Of Games
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# Needs Aaron Of Games

'That can erode your spirit' - Kenny says absent Connolly would benefit from 'focus' of regular game-time

Nov 5th 2021, 6:00 AM 2,621 Views 0 Comments

The Brighton striker has been left out of the latest international squad through injury, having already slipped down the pecking order.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 4 November, 2021

'Until he's playing semi-regularly, you can't argue that he deserves a place in the Irish squad'
# Boys In Green
From The42
# Boys In Green

'Until he's playing semi-regularly, you can't argue that he deserves a place in the Irish squad'

Nov 4th 2021, 9:28 PM 30,805 Views 16 Comments

Aaron Connolly’s omission from the Ireland squad is the main talking point on The Football Family.

No place for Connolly in Ireland squad as Portugal gear up for Dublin date
# Dropped
From The42
# Dropped

No place for Connolly in Ireland squad as Portugal gear up for Dublin date

Updated Nov 4th 2021, 1:29 PM 23,911 Views 22 Comments

Stephen Kenny can call on captain Seamus Coleman, as well as midfielders Jayson Molumby and Alan Browne, as Ronaldo prepares to come to town.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 26 October, 2021

Brighton boss Potter urges Aaron Connolly to take his chance in Carabao Cup
# Con-Do Attitude
From The42
# Con-Do Attitude

Brighton boss Potter urges Aaron Connolly to take his chance in Carabao Cup

Oct 26th 2021, 4:40 PM 6,199 Views 3 Comments

The Ireland forward scored twice in the third-round win over over Swansea but has barely featured in the league.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 6 October, 2021

'His career has sort of stood still' - Stephen Kenny hints Aaron Connolly needs loan move away from Brighton
# Kickstart
From The42
# Kickstart

'His career has sort of stood still' - Stephen Kenny hints Aaron Connolly needs loan move away from Brighton

Oct 6th 2021, 7:00 AM 8,937 Views 10 Comments

Connolly has struggled to break into the Brighton starting team and is yet to score for Ireland.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 23 September, 2021

'Everyone loves him. We want to help him reach his full capacity' - Brighton boss on Connolly
# Mr Bright Side
From The42
# Mr Bright Side

'Everyone loves him. We want to help him reach his full capacity' - Brighton boss on Connolly

Sep 23rd 2021, 12:01 AM 7,491 Views 3 Comments

Graham Potter hailed Aaron Connolly’s match-winning performance on Wednesday evening.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Aaron Connolly scores twice to fire Brighton into Carabao Cup fourth round
# Con Artist
From The42
# Con Artist

Aaron Connolly scores twice to fire Brighton into Carabao Cup fourth round

Sep 22nd 2021, 9:59 PM 8,238 Views 6 Comments

Graham Potter’s Seagulls beat Swansea 2-0 at the Amex.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 7 September, 2021

Aaron Connolly to miss Serbia game with injury
# Selection
From The42
# Selection

Aaron Connolly to miss Serbia game with injury

Sep 7th 2021, 3:01 PM 7,512 Views 17 Comments

Ronan Curtis is also out.

'It's certainly a big jump from the 21s to the senior team. But the players are being put up for a reason'
# Keeping The Faith
From The42
# Keeping The Faith

'It's certainly a big jump from the 21s to the senior team. But the players are being put up for a reason'

Sep 7th 2021, 7:45 AM 8,057 Views 4 Comments

Jim Crawford has backed Stephen Kenny’s policy of trusting in youth.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 19 August, 2021

Connolly back in the Brighton fold after personal issue is 'resolved'
# In Contention
From The42
# In Contention

Connolly back in the Brighton fold after personal issue is 'resolved'

Aug 19th 2021, 3:34 PM 16,271 Views 6 Comments

Having missed the win over Burnley, the Ireland forward is available again ahead of Saturday’s Premier League fixture with Watford.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 26 March, 2021

Aaron Connolly ruled out of Ireland's World Cup qualifier with Luxembourg
# Another Blow
From The42
# Another Blow

Aaron Connolly ruled out of Ireland's World Cup qualifier with Luxembourg

Updated Mar 26th 2021, 3:00 PM 19,425 Views 46 Comments

The striker is also out of next week’s friendly with Qatar.

# aaron-connolly - Wednesday 24 March, 2021

Kenny laments non-award of 'blatant penalty' in Serbia loss
# Reaction
From The42
# Reaction

Kenny laments non-award of 'blatant penalty' in Serbia loss

Mar 24th 2021, 11:33 PM 9,037 Views 10 Comments

Kenny says Ireland would not have lost the game had they scored from a spot kick he believes should been awarded for a foul on Aaron Connolly.

# aaron-connolly - Monday 22 March, 2021

Linking up with Ireland 'will be good' for under-fire Aaron Connolly
# Support
From The42
# Support

Linking up with Ireland 'will be good' for under-fire Aaron Connolly

Mar 22nd 2021, 2:10 PM 7,395 Views 6 Comments

The 21-year-old was recently disciplined by the club for a breach of coronavirus restrictions.

# aaron-connolly - Thursday 18 March, 2021

Aaron Connolly hands Stephen Kenny injury boost ahead of Serbia qualifier
# Good News
From The42
# Good News

Aaron Connolly hands Stephen Kenny injury boost ahead of Serbia qualifier

Mar 18th 2021, 3:20 PM 4,143 Views 8 Comments

The Irish manager is also hopeful Caoimhin Kelleher and James McClean will recover from injury ahead of next week’s World Cup qualifiers.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 12 March, 2021

Connolly and Idah join Ireland's growing injury list for World Cup qualifiers
# COYBIG
From The42
# COYBIG

Connolly and Idah join Ireland's growing injury list for World Cup qualifiers

Updated Mar 12th 2021, 4:08 PM 7,832 Views 13 Comments

More concerns for Stephen Kenny.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 5 March, 2021

Ireland's Aaron Connolly emerges as another injury doubt for Brighton this weekend
# Set-back
From The42
# Set-back

Ireland's Aaron Connolly emerges as another injury doubt for Brighton this weekend

Mar 5th 2021, 10:55 AM 2,718 Views 15 Comments

The 21-year-old will undergo a fitness check on a back issue.

# aaron-connolly - Friday 5 February, 2021

David Meyler: My advice for Aaron Connolly and any footballer dealing with social media vitriol
# William Hill
From The42
# William Hill

David Meyler: My advice for Aaron Connolly and any footballer dealing with social media vitriol

Feb 5th 2021, 9:15 AM 4,727 Views 0 Comments

In this week’s column, the ex-Ireland midfielder talks openly about online abuse before predicting Liverpool’s showdown with Man City.

# aaron-connolly - Tuesday 2 February, 2021

Ireland and Brighton striker Aaron Connolly deletes Twitter account after online abuse
# TAKING ACTION
From The42
# TAKING ACTION

Ireland and Brighton striker Aaron Connolly deletes Twitter account after online abuse

Feb 2nd 2021, 5:08 PM 48,757 Views 24 Comments

It is the latest in a series of similar controversies in football.

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