Jimmy Keohane

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Jimmy Keohane
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John Sullivan of Galway United and Jimmy Keohane playing for Sligo Rovers
Personal information
Full name James Clifford John Keohane[1]
Date of birth (1991-01-22) 22 January 1991 (age 26)
Place of birth Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, England
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Playing position Midfielder
Club information
Current team
Cork City
Number 7
Youth career
2000–2006 Belvedere
2006–2008 Evergreen
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
2009–2010 Wexford Youths 34 (6)
2010–2011 Bristol City 0 (0)
2010 Clevedon Town (loan) 5 (1)
2011–2015 Exeter City 81 (9)
2015–2016 Woking 15 (2)
2016 Sligo Rovers 31 (2)
2016– Cork City 10 (0)
National team
2009–2010 Republic of Ireland U19 5 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 5 May 2017.
‡ National team caps and goals correct as of 05:00, 19 October 2013 (UTC)

James Clifford John Keohane (born 22 January 1991) is an Irish professional footballer who plays as a midfielder for Cork City in the League of Ireland Premier Division.

Playing career[edit]

Keohane began his football career in with youth teams Belvedere and Evergreen.[2][3]

Wexford Youths[edit]

In 2009, Keohane joined League of Ireland First Division side Wexford Youths making his League of Ireland debut as a substitute on the opening day of the season.[4]

During his first season, Keohane scored 2 league goals in 16 appearances.[5][6]

Bristol City[edit]

On 13 August 2010, Keohane signed for Championship side Bristol City on a one-year contract for a reported €100,000.[7][8]

In November 2010, Keohane signed a one-month loan deal at Southern League Division One South & West side Clevedon Town.[9]

Exeter City[edit]

On 17 August 2011, Keohane signed for then League One side Exeter City on a free transfer after being released by Bristol City. He had impressed on trial in friendlies against Derby County and Chippenham Town.[10]

Keohane made his professional debut on 24 August 2011, in the League Cup 3–1 defeat to Liverpool at St James Park, coming on as a first-half substitute for the injured Guillem Bauzà.[11]

Keohane signed a new one-year contract with Exeter City in June 2012.

In 2012–13, Keohane scored his first goal for Exeter in a 2–1 win over York City at Bootham Crescent.

At the end of the 2013–2014 season, Keohane was rewarded with an extended contract. In pre-season 2014–15, Keohane was handed the number 10 jersey following the departure of Alan Gow. Keohane was also the club's top scorer in their pre-season tour of Brazil, netting 2 goals in 3 games.[12]

He left the club at the end of the 2014–2015 season due to lack of game time.

Woking[edit]

On 30 August 2015, Keohane joined National League side Woking on a six-month deal upon his contract expiry from Exeter City.[13] A day later, Keohane made his debut against Welling United, and scored after coming on as a Substitute.[14]

After only making seven league starts and eight substitute appearances in the league for the Cards, Woking decided against extending his contract, so therefore he was released after the 2–1 victory over Aldershot Town.

Sligo Rovers[edit]

On 8 January 2016, Keohane joined Irish side Sligo Rovers until the end of the 2016 season.[15] On 6 February 2016, Keohane was given the number 17 jersey ahead of the 2016 campaign.[16]

Cork City[edit]

On 11 November 2016, Keohane joined Cork City. [17]

Career statistics[edit]

As of 5 May 2017
Club Season League Cup[a] League Cup[b] Other[c] Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Wexford Youths 2009[18] First Division 16 2 2 0 1 0 19 2
2010[19] First Division 18 4 1 0 1 0 20 4
Total 34 6 3 0 2 0 39 6
Bristol City 2010–11 Championship 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clevedon Town (Loan) 2010–11[20] Division One South & West 5 1 0 0 2 1 7 2
Total 5 1 0 0 0 0 2 1 7 2
Exeter City 2011–12[21] League One 4 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 6 0
2012–13[22] League Two 33 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 34 3
2013–14[23] League Two 21 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 3
2014–15[24] League Two 23 3 1 0 1 0 1 0 26 3
Total 81 9 2 0 2 0 2 0 87 9
Woking 2015–16[25] National League 15 2 0 0 1 0 16 2
Total 15 2 0 0 1 0 16 2
Sligo Rovers 2016[26] Premier Division 31 1 0 0 1 0 32 1
Total 31 1 0 0 1 0 32 1
Cork City 2017[27] Premier Division 10 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 12 0
Total 10 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 12 0
Career total 176 19 5 0 8 0 6 1 196 20

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The Football League Retained List". The Football League. 12 June 2015. Retrieved 16 June 2015. 
  2. ^ "Belvedere F.C. – Past Players". Belvedere Football Club. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  3. ^ "Evergreen F.C. – About". Evergreen F.C. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  4. ^ Shelbourne v Wexford Youths – Tolka Park – Extratime.ie – League of Ireland Fixtures. Extratime.ie (6 March 2009). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  5. ^ Wexford Youths 1 – 0 Athlone Town – Extratime.ie – League of Ireland. Extratime.ie. Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  6. ^ Finn Harps 0 Wexford Youths 2. Airtricityleague.ie (24 July 2009). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  7. ^ Cautionary tale of Fingal's demise an all too familiar one. Independent.ie (13 February 2011). Retrieved on 17 October 2013.
  8. ^ "Irish duo sign for City". 13 August 2010. Archived from the original on 24 March 2012. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  9. ^ "Robins duo join Clevedon". 17 November 2010. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  10. ^ "Grecians snap up midfielder". 17 August 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  11. ^ "Exeter 1–3 Liverpool". BBC News. 24 August 2011. Retrieved 25 August 2011. 
  12. ^ "Match report: Rio Cricket e Associação Atlética 1 Exeter City 3". Exeter City. 25 July 2014. Retrieved 15 June 2015. 
  13. ^ "Squad Update". Woking F.C. 30 August 2015. 
  14. ^ "Woking 2-0 Welling United". BBC Sport. 31 August 2015. 
  15. ^ "Keohane latest to agree terms". Sligo Rovers F.C. 8 January 2016. 
  16. ^ "2016 Squad Numbers". Sligo Rovers F.C. (Twitter). 6 February 2016. 
  17. ^ "OFFICIAL: Jimmy Keohane signs for Cork City". sports.yahoo.com. Goal.com. 11 November 2016. Retrieved 11 November 2016. 
  18. ^ "Wexford Youths 2009". Extratime.ie. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  19. ^ "J. KEOHANE – Summary". Soccerway. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  20. ^ "First Team: Fixtures & Results – 2010/2011 Season". Clevedon Town AFC. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  21. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2011/2012". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  22. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2012/2013". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  23. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2013/2014". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  24. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2014/2015". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  25. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2015/2015". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  26. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2015/2016". Soccerbase. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 
  27. ^ "Games played by Jimmy Keohane in 2016/2017". Soccerbase. Centurycomm. Retrieved 19 October 2013. 

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