|Born||County Limerick, Ireland|
|NFL||1 div 4|
Ian Ryan is a Gaelic footballer from County Limerick, Ireland. He has played with the Limerick team since 2008. In his first year at senior level he helped Limerick to a famous won 4-12 to 4-03 over Meath a game in which he scored 3-07. He finished the year with 3-20 from 4 games. He was later nominated for the All Stars Young Footballer of the Year. In 2009, he helped Limerick to a first Munster Final since 2004 but lost out by a point to Cork. In 2010 he helped Limerick to a National Football League Div 4 title, that same year he also played in a second Munster Final but was again on the losing side this time to Kerry.
He was for a time linked with a move to Aussie Rules however nothing ever came of it.
He plays his club football with St Senan's. He was part of the side that made it to the 2006 County Final but lost out to Fr Caseys.
- "Two changes for Limerick". Hoganstand.com. 2008-07-16. Retrieved 2011-01-09.
- "NFL 4: Ryan inspires second Treaty win". Hoganstand.com. 2010-02-14. Retrieved 2011-01-09.
- "Aussies have their eye on Ryan". Hoganstand.com. 2008-07-04. Retrieved 2011-01-09.
- "St. Senan's reach first final". Hoganstand.com. 2006-10-02. Retrieved 2011-01-09.