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Damien Byrne

Personal information
Full nameDamien Byrne
Place of birthCounty Dublin, Ireland
Height1.86 m (6 ft 1 in)
Playing positionstriker or Defender

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Damien Byrne (born 6 April 1954 in Dublin) is a former Irish professional football player. In a career spanning 20 seasons, Byrne won player of the year awards in both Northern Ireland and the Republic of Ireland, the only man to do so . He started his career as a striker but midway through his career switched to central defence.

His son Phil Byrne currently plays for Longford Town F.C..

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