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Davitt Walsh

Personal information
Full nameDavitt Walsh
Date of birthJuly 27, 1986(age 30)
Place of birthCo. Donegal, Republic of Ireland
Playing positionForward
Club information
Current clubInstitute

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Davitt Walsh (born 27 July 1986 in Kerrykeel, County Donegal, Ireland), is an Irish footballer who plays as a forward for IFA Championship side Institute.

Walsh began his career with Fanad United before joining Derry City. After a season as part of Derry's Under 21 squad, Davitt and joined local rivals Finn Harps in February 2006 where he became a regular member of Harps' First Division squad. In January 2007, he moved to Bohemians but was soon loaned to Dublin rivals Shelbourne in February 2007. Davitt made his Shelbourne league debut in a 2-2 draw against Kildare County at Tolka Park on March 9, 2007. Davitt scored his first Shelbourne goal the following week against former club Finn Harps at Ballybofey in a 2-1 defeat for Shelbourne. Walsh's loan tenure at Tolka Park ended on July 1, 2007 after which is was loaned to Ballymena United in July 2007. At the start of the 2011/12 season, he was signed by Institute.

Walsh loan-spell started with a hat-trick on his competitive debut against Amateur League side Orangefield Old Boys in the County Antrim Shield. His loan spell at Ballymena Showgrounds saw Walsh score 11 goals in 16 competitive games in all competitions. The striker subsequently signed on a permanent basis in January 2008 on a two-and-a-half year contract.

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