Paul McAreavey

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Paul McAreavey
Personal information
Full name Paul McAreavey
Date of birth (1980-12-03) 3 December 1980 (age 37)
Place of birth Belfast, Northern Ireland
Height 1.78 m (5 ft 10 in)
Playing position Midfielder
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1997–2002 Swindon Town 24 (1[1])
2000–2001 Kilkenny City (loan)
2002–2003 Portadown
2003–2009 Linfield
2009 Dundalk 10 (0)
2011 Ballymena United 3 (0)
2013 Donegal Celtic 15 (0)
National team
Northern Ireland U21 7 (0)
Teams managed
2013–2014 Donegal Celtic
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Paul McAreavey (born 3 December 1980) is a Northern Irish football manager and former player. He previously played for Swindon Town, Linfield, Dundalk, Ballymena United and Donegal Celtic.[2]

In May 2006 the Belfast native signed a three-year full-time deal with Linfield.

In August 2013 McAreavy returned to Donegal Celtic as manager following the departure of his predecessor Pat McAllister.[3] McAreavey left his position in June 2014, with Nicky Maye, a coach under McAreavey, promoted to manager.[4]