Published: 16:13 | 23/2/21

Saints add depth with two new signings


St. Patrick's Athletic have announced two new signings ahead of the new Airtricity League campaign which begins next month.

The Richmond Park outfit will be able to call on the services of Alfie Lewis and Paddy Barrett after manager Stephen O'Donnell enticed both players to come to Inchicore for the new season.

O'Donnell, who played alongside Barrett at Dundalk, made his move after his former team-mate opted to leave Cambodian side Preah Khan Reach Svay Rieng.

Midfielder Lewis joins on loan from West Ham United and, although he is yet to make his senior debut, is vastly experienced at U23 level.

“My agent texted me to let me know about the interest from St. Pat’s a few weeks ago and as soon as I spoke to Stephen O’Donnell I wanted to come over,” the 21-year-old said.

“This is the perfect time for me to go out on loan to a good club like St. Pat’s and get some experience. I’m really looking forward to it.

“I know they play a really good style of football and I’m a player who likes to get on the ball, so hopefully I can add my quality to the team and see what I can do and work hard.”

Image: Sportsfile

Waterford complete Brennan signing

09:49 | 16/2/21

Waterford FC have signed former Shelbourne midfielder Oscar Brennan.


Watch 'Out of Their League' tonight

10:00 | 22/2/21

eir sport's documentary series continues with 'Out of Their League' tonight from 11.25pm on eir sport 1.


LIVE FA Cup quarter-finals on eir sport

14:53 | 16/2/21

Join eir sport for two cracking FA Cup quarter-final ties in March as the world's oldest club football cup competition continues.


FA Cup draw: City travel to Everton

09:24 | 12/2/21

Manchester City will travel to Goodison Park to take on Everton while United are away to Leicester in the next round of the FA Cup.


FA Cup Record Breakers

11:27 | 8/2/21

Everything you need to know and more about the FA Cup.

Top Stories


Carbery on the bench for Munster

13:07 | 25/2/21

Joey Carbery could be set to play his first game in over a year after being named on the bench for Munster's trip to Wales to take on Cardiff Blues.


Woods recovering following serious car crash

09:43 | 24/2/21

Tiger Woods is 'awake' and 'responsive' as he recovers in hospital after being involved in a serious car accident on Tuesday.


What’s in the eir sport pack?

We’ve got heart-stopping action, with Guinness PRO14 , SSE Airtricity League, FA Cup, Allianz Leagues GAA, Wimbledon, Roland Garros, Masters golf and more...