Stars honoured at 25th Three FAI International awards

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Stars honoured at 25th Three FAI International awards

Ireland's top international football stars were honoured at the 25th Three FAI International Football Awards, which took place at the RTÉ studios in Dublin on Sunday evening.
22nd Mar 2015

Centurion John O’Shea scooped the Senior International Player of the Year Award, while UCD Waves winger Julie-Ann Russell was crowned the women’s Senior International Player of the Year.

Aiden McGeady's memorable winner against Georgia during the UEFA Euro Qualifier last September was voted the Three International Goal of the Year.

Derby's Jeff Hendrick captured the Young International Player of the Year, Jack Grealish was crowned the U21 Player of the Year, while Colin Healy was voted the SSE Airtricity League Player of the year.

Former Republic of Ireland midfielder, Andy Townsend was inducted into the FAI Hall of Fame, while Polish legend Jan Tomaszewski was awarded the International Personality of the Year award. Stephanie Roche shared the special merit award in recognition of her nomination for the prestigious FIFA Puskas Award with the Women’s U19 Squad for their remarkable journey to the semi-finals of the UEFA WU19 Championships in Norway.

The Three FAI International Football Award winners are:

Senior International Player of the Year
John O'Shea (Sunderland AFC)

Senior Women's International Player of the Year
Julie-Ann Russell (UCD Waves)

3 International Goal of the Year
Aiden McGeady (Everton FC)

Young International Player of the Year
Jeff Hendrick (Derby FC)

SSE Airtricity League Player of the Year
Colin Healy (Cork City FC)

Hall of Fame Award
Andy Townsend

International Personality Award
Jan Tomaszewski

Special Merit Award
Stephanie Roche (Houston Dash)

Special Merit Award
U19 Women's Team

U21 International Player of the Year
Jack Grealish (Aston Villa FC)

U19 International Player of the Year
Sam Byrne (Everton FC)

U19 Women's International Player of the Year
Megan Connolly (College Corinthians)

U17 International Player of the Year
Danny Kane (Huddersfield Town)

U17 Women's International Player of the Year
Evelyn Daly (Lakewood Athletic FC)

U16 International Player of the Year
Conor Masterson (Liverpool FC)

U16 Women's International Player of The Year
Jamie Finn (Raheny United)

U15 International Player of the Year
Anthony Scully (West Ham United)

Junior International Player of the Year
Darren Dunne (Sheriff YC)

Intermediate Player of the Year
Danny Long (Avondale United)

Football for All International Player of the Year
Aoife McNicoll (Irish Powerchair Football Squad)

FAI School's International Player of the Year
Ryan Manning (Yeats College, Galway)