Stars honoured at 23rd International Awards

Stars honoured at 23rd International Awards

Ireland's top international football stars were honoured at the 23rd Three FAI International Football Awards which took place at the RTÉ studios in Dublin.Bolton midfielder, Keith Andrews scooped the Senior International Player of the Year Award, while Kevin Doyle's goal against Kazakhstan during Ireland's FIFA World Cup Qualifier last September was voted the Three International Goal of the Year.Wigan Athletic's James McCarthy captured the Young International Player of the Year, Robbie Brady was crowned the U21 Player of the Year for the second year running, while Jason McGuinness was voted the Airtricity League Player of the year.Former Republic of Ireland midfielder, Kevin Sheedy was inducted into the FAI Hall of Fame, while Polish legend Zbigniew Boniek was awarded the International Personality of the Year award.The Three FAI International Football Award winners are:3 International Goal of the Year: Kevin Doyle (Wolverhampton Wanderers)Senior International Player of the Year: Keith Andrews (Bolton Wanderers)Young International Player of the Year: James McCarthy (Wigan Athleti)cAirtricity League Player of the Year: Jason McGuinness (Shamrock Rovers)Senior Women's International Player of the Year: Emma Byrne (Arsenal)Under 21 International Player of the Year: Robbie Brady (Hull City)Under 19 International Player of the Year: Anthony Forde (Wolverhampton Wanderers)Under 19 Women's International Player of the Year: Emma Hansberry (Castlebar Celtic)Under 17 International Player of the Year Jack Grealish (Aston Villa)Under 17 Women's International Player of the Year Lauren Dwyer (Wexford Ladies)Under 16 International Player of the Year: Noe Baba (Fulham)Under 15 International Player of the Year: James Talbot (Home Farm)Junior International Player of the Year: Adrian Walsh (Carrick United)Intermediate Player of the Year: David O'Sullivan (Wayside Celtic)Football for All International Player of the Year: Davy Byrne (Irish Homeless World Cup Team)FAI School's International Player of the Year: Sean Maguire (CBS Kilkenny)Hall of Fame: Kevin SheedyInternational Personality: Zbigniew Boniek
4 Feb 2013