RONAN MURRAY



Full Name: Ronan Micheal Murray

Dob: 12-09-1991

Pob: Belmullet, Co. Mayo, IE

Position: Striker

Era: Professional

Club Appearance Record

SeasonTot AppsTot Goals
2007-08 0 0
2008-09 0 0
2009-10 0 0
2010-11 1(12) 1
2011-12 0 0
2012-13 0(1) 0
TOTALS 1(13) 1

Career Appearance Record

ClubDate SignedDate LeftFee
Erris United - July 2008 -
Ipswich Town July 2007 August 2007 On Trial
Ipswich Town July 2008 June 2013 Academy
Torquay United March 2011 April 2011 On Loan
Swindon Town November 2011 January 2012 On Loan
Swindon Town January 2012 May 2012 On Loan
Plymouth Argyle January 2013 June 2013 On Loan
Notts County July 2013 July 2013 On Trial
Notts County August 2013 June 2016 Free
Galway United December 2016 January 2018 Free
Dundulk January 2018 January 2019 Free
Sligo Rovers January 2019 - Free

(26) Comments

  • December 2016 moves from Notts County to Galway Utd on a one year contract

  • Currently on trial with Notts County

  • Rumoured to be joining Hibs on trial but no confirmation of this as yet

  • One of five players (Ronan Murray, Joe Whight, Jack Ainsley and Cormac Burke, Gunnar Thorsteinsson) told today that they are to be let go by Town when their contracts expire in June.

  • Scored his first goal for loan side Plymouth Argyle in their 2-1 home victory over Barnet on Saturday

  • Joining Plymouth on loan till the end of the season

  • Picked up a runners up medal at Wembley Stadium yesterday as loan side Swindon lost 0-2 to Chesterfield in the Johnstone's Paint Trophy final

  • Has now returned to Swindon, on loan to the end of the season - has been offered a further Year contract at Ipswich

  • Scored the first league goal of his career, and his second since joining Swindon on loan, as Paolo di Canio’s side beat Morecambe 3-0 oon Saturday.

  • Scored his first goal for Swindon in a Johnstone Paints Cup game against Southend Utd on the 6th December 2011, Murray came on as a sub in the game

  • Has joined Swindon Town on loan - 24/11/11

  • From www.kentonline.co.uk:

    Andy Hessenthaler has apologised to young Ipswich striker Ronan Murray after a potential loan move to Gillingham collapsed last week.

    Murray was expecting to join the Gills but Hessenthaler admitted there were crossed wires after landing Frank Nouble from West Ham.

    "It was a bit of a mix-up," said Hessenthaler. "It’s disappointing how it was handled and I’ve apologised to the lad.

    "We played them last week and we thought that the lad was going to come in on Monday but he came on Thursday.

    "He is a good player and will do well at Ipswich, he looked a livewire."

  • Signed a new one year deal this afternoon

  • Recalled early from his loan with Torquay and was on the bench at Swansea today.

  • Scored his first league goal for Torquay against Cheltenham on the 22nd March 2011

  • Made his debut for loan club Torquay United on Saturday laying on the opening goal for fellow Gulls debutant Gavin Tomlin, as the home side romped to a 5-0 win against Shrewsbury Town.

  • Has joined Torquay United on loan until the end of the season

  • well wat can i say about him!!!class football player!!! very nice person nd a gud laugh!!!hope everything goes well for him in da future!! i went 2 school with him 4 3 years in da convent!! i know dat i can speek a on behalf of every1 in da convent dat we all miss him but wishes him da best of luck 4 da future!ye should be very lucky 2 hve him playing 4 ye!!x

  • dis lad is amazing!played football with him for years!best memory of his football ability would be a free kick from da halfway line circle-straight into the top corner with great swerve!i went to school with him for 3 years and while he comes back to erris i meet him out in the local gym when hes training to get fitter for the ipswich team!this lad is so dedicated to is football and he chose ipswich over many premiership clubs including a couple of the big four!very lucky for you yo hav him!give him a run in the first team and he wont disapoint!!!!!!

  • Ronans an exceptional player with great talent. his speed is just phenomenal!. when he was in his first year in secondary school he made the senior team and they won the all ireland schools final.Funny enough better at gaelic football than soccer.Good at all sports soccer pool swiming golf nd tennis.popular with the ladies too!..u prob tink im a stalker but i actually went ta school around the same time as him.Hasn`t gotten a big head nw since his local fame!Same sound fella as always!

  • Comes from a tiny village in a remote part of Ireland not noted for its soccer so Ronan to be where he is is some achievment.Has blistering pace, a good eye for goal and great confidence in his ability. Playing Gaelic football has given him an aptitude for the physical side of life. Former Town great Rob Turner lives and coaches in his area.

  • Went to school with Ronan. A good friend and a terrific player. Stamina and consistency in everything he did. Not a bad word to say about him. The best of luck to him.

  • Murray represented Ireland U16's while with Erris United. He scored four goals in two games in June 2006 in a Tri-nations tournament in Wales, three of the four coming in a 6-1 thrashing of Northern Ireland. Also gained at least two more U16 caps against Finland and Croatia.

  • Ronan is a current Irish International regular at U18.

  • Has been offered a scholarship for 2008-09

  • Played the final 27 minutes of the U18s 6-1 defeat of Southwold Town in July 2007. Also appeared in a friendly in August 2006 against Southend United which Town lost 2-0. Was on trial from Erris United where he was a regular for their U18 side.

Contract Info

  • Ronan Murray was on a trial with Ipswich Town from Erris United in July 2007

    He joined Ipswich Town from Erris United in July 2008 - Became A Full Academy Player + Signed A 2 Year Scholarship ( Until June 2010 )

    He signed a 1 Year Professional Contract with Ipswich Town in July 2010 ( Until June 2011 )

    He joined Torquay United from Ipswich Town in March 2011 - On A Loan ( Until The End Of The 2010 / 11 Season ) - He Was Recalled By ITFC In April 2011

    He signed a 1 Year New Contract with Ipswich Town in July 2011 ( Until June 2012 )

    He joined Swindon Town from Ipswich Town in November 2011 - On A 2 Month Loan ( Until January 2012 )

    He signed a 1 Year Extended Contract with Ipswich Town in January 2012 ( Until June 2013 )

    He rejoined Swindon Town from ipswich Town in January 2012 - On A Loan ( Until The End Of The 2011 / 12 Season )

    He joined Plymouth Argyle from Ipswich Town in January 2013 - On A Loan ( Until The End Of The 2012 / 13 Season )

    He was released by Ipswich Town in June 2013 - Because He Was Not Offered A New Contract

    He joined Notts County from Ipswich Town in August 2013 - On A Free Transfer + Signed A Short - Term Contract

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