Limerick FC bolster squad with new signing ahead of Cobh friendly

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Limerick FC bolster squad with new signing ahead of Cobh friendly

Central defender Darren Dennehy has joined Limerick FC ahead of the 2018 league season

LIMERICK FC have boosted their squad ahead of the start of the new SSE Airtricity League Premier Division season with the signing of defender Darren Dennehy.

Twenty nine-year-old Darren Dennehy, who most recently played with St Patrick’s Athletic, also played with Cork City and will wear squad number 27 in the SSE Airtricity League season.

Central defender Darren joins his brother Billy at Limerick with the pair previously playing together at Cork City and St Pat’s.

Kerry native Darren Dennehy spent time in England on the books at Everton, Cardiff City and Barnet before returning to Ireland to join Cork in 2013.

Limerick FC announced no fewer than five signings last week with the start of the new 2018 SSE Airtricity League Premier Division season just over three weeks away.

New Blues manager Tommy Barrett also announced the signings of defender Shaun Kelly, who has returning to the club, striker Mark O’Sullivan, from Waterford Utd, Cork City striker Conor Ellis, Bohemians midfielder Eoin Wearen and winger Billy Dennehy who had most recently been with St Patrick's Athletic.

Limerick face Cobh Ramblers in the second of their pre-season friendlies at UL 4G soccer pitch this Saturday, 5pm.