Des Kennedy (Irish footballer)
|Full name||Desmond Kennedy|
|Date of birth||July 1955|
|Place of birth||Limerick, Ireland|
|1986||League of Ireland XI||2||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
Kennedy is most notable for the two goals that he scored against European football powerhouse Real Madrid during the 1980–81 European Cup while playing for Limerick.  Real Madrid conceded only four goals in their European Cup campaign which resulted in defeat to Liverpool in the final.
He signed for Limerick from Janesboro United and also had a brief spell in the mid-1970s with Galway United. He ended his League of Ireland career with NewcastleWest F.C.
- League of Ireland
- Limerick F.C. 1979/80
- FAI Cup
- Limerick F.C. 1982
- League of Ireland Cup
- Limerick F.C. 1975-76
- "The Limerick man who scored against Real Madrid. Twice". Limerick Leader. 7 March 2013. Retrieved 7 March 2013.
- "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 6 April 2012. Retrieved 2016-07-06.