Nominees for 'Three' FAI International Football Awards

FAI Awards

Nominees for 'Three' FAI International Football Awards

Ceremony to be hosted on Sunday, 19 March - live on RTE2.
14th Mar 2017

The shortlist for the 2016 'Three' FAI International Football Awards has been unveiled ahead of the ceremony taking place in RTE Studios on Sunday, 19 March.

This year's ceremony - which will be the 27th overall - has been extended to an hour and a half with live coverage on RTE2 from 20:00, where the nominees will be joined by special guests and the Republic of Ireland men's senior squad.

There is one new category added with 'Colleges/Universities International Player of the Year' recognising the best players to feature for Greg Yelverton's team last year.

The recipients of the 'Hall of Fame' and 'International Personality' awards will be revealed on the night of the ceremony, while Dundalk FC have been selected as winners of the 'Special Merit Award' following their terrific season in 2016.

2016 'Three' FAI International Football Awards Nominees

Senior International Player of the Year
Robbie Brady
Seamus Coleman
Jeff Hendrick

Young International Player of the Year
Robbie Brady
Shane Duffy
Jeff Hendrick

Senior Women's International Player of the Year
Karen Duggan
Aine O'Gorman
Stephanie Roche

International Goal of the Year
Robbie Brady v Italy (UEFA EURO 2016)
Wes Hoolahan v Sweden (UEFA EURO 2016)
James McClean v Austria (2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier)

Under 21 International Player of the Year
Harry Charsley
Josh Cullen
Callum O'Dowda

Under 19 International Player of the Year
Colm Deasy
George Poynton
Connor Ronan

Under 19 Women's International Player of the Year
Lucy McCartan
Roma McLaughlin
Amanda McQuillan

Under 17 International Player of the Year
Canice Carroll
Jayson Molumby
Declan Rice

Under 17 Women's International Player of the Year
Sadhbh Doyle
Leanne Kiernan
Saoirse Noonan

Under 16 International Player of the Year
Aaron Bolger
Jordan Doherty
Lee O'Connor

Under 16 Women's International Player of the Year
Megan Mackey
Carla McManus
Tyler Toland

Under 15 International Player of the Year
Sean Brennan
Adam Idah
Callum Thompson

Junior International Player of the Year
David Hoban
Stephen Kelly
Danny O'Neill

Intermediate Player of the Year
Peter Doherty
Mark Horgan
Andy McNulty

FAI School's International Player of the Year
Shane Hanney
Conor Kane
Conor McCarthy

FAI Colleges/Universities International Player of the Year
Matthew Connor
George Poynton
Paul Rooney

Football For All International Player of the Year
Luke Evans
John Farrell
Paul McMahon

SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year
Andy Boyle
Daryl Horgan
Sean Maguire

Special Merit Award
Dundalk FC