Lee joined us this year and was most recently at Premier Division side Drogheda United. The 30-year-old previously spent three and a half seasons with Longford Town where he was named in the PFAI First Division Team of the Year in 2019, before being part of the Longford side that gained promotion through the play-offs in 2020. Lee made over 75 appearances at Longford, having joined from Shelbourne in 2019. He has also played for Bray Wanderers, Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers.
The 18 year old Youghal native first joined Cobh Ramblers at U15 level from Midleton and has since progressed through our academy set-up. Michael made his first team debut in 2022 and went on to make 8 First Division appearances. Capable at both full back and centre back, the impressive young talent remains eligible for our U19 side in 2023. He was recently called up to Tom Mohan’s U19 home based Ireland squad.
Cian joined us in 2023 from Waterford junior side Villa FC. The 20 year old first came through Wexford’s academy before joining Waterford at U19 level. He made his first team debut for the Blues in 2021 before and remained with their senior squad in 2022 before joining prominent junior side Villa.
Centre back Justin enjoyed an impressive debut season at LOI level in 2022, while also starring for our U19s. The Ballincollig man came through the ranks at Lakewood and Douglas Hall before joining our academy in 2021. His brother David is a member of our U19 side who has been training with the first team.
Having his begun his career at Innishvilla, Charlie spent time at Preston North End’s Academy set-up before joining Ramblers in 2019. He spent three seasons at the club, featuring 66 times and scoring nine goals from defence. He then moved to Galway where he helped the Connacht outfit reach the First Division play-offs in 2022. The 22 year old centre back was a popular figure at St Colman’s Park and we look forward to seeing him back in the claret and blue for 2023.
The 22 year old has joined us for 2023 on loan from Galway United. Wilson made his Galway debut in 2018 and since amassed 91 first team appearances, scoring 18 goals. Capable as a winger and an attacker, Wilson came through the underage setup at Mervue United before joining the Tribesmen academy.
The 24 year old joined the club in 2020 from Cork City. He also spent part of the 2018 campaign on loan at St Colman’s Park, which will make the upcoming season his fifth at the club.Phillips has made over 60 first team appearances in claret and blue, 19 of which came last season. He came through the Rockmount schoolboy set-up, before joining Cork City’s Academy in 2015. He would remain at the club until 2020 when he joined the Rams on a permanent deal. He is the current vice captain.
Jack arrived at the club from Wexford this season, with whom he scored six goals last season in an impressive campaign. Capped for Ireland at underage level, Jack’s creativity in the middle of the park has won many admirers over the years the 28-year-old Tipperary man also has league experience with Waterford and Longford.
The youngest member of our first team squad, 17 year old Charlie joined us this year from Cork City where he featured at U15 and U17 level. The Youghal native previously played schoolboy football with Youghal United and Midleton. He remains eligible for U19 football in 2023. His brother Jake is currently on the books of English side Crystal Palace, having also played for Cork City.
Tiernan made two senior appearances last year. The Fermoy man first joined our Academy at U15 level in 2018 and has progressed through the national underage leagues in that time. He was awarded our overall Academy Player of the Year title in 2022 and has had an exceptional pre-season in 2023.
28 year old Jason came through the underage set-up at Springfield Ramblers before joining Ramblers’ U19 set-up back in 2011. Across two spells at the club he has made over 90 first team appearances, picking up Munster Cup medals in 2016 and 2022. He has also spent time at UCC, Cork City and Cobh Wanderers. Our current captain.