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Macclesfield Town FC Player Profiles

Posted 23rd July 2015 at 07:40 pm

Date of Birth: 2nd of February 1993

A young talented defender, Neill Byrne has shown he is capable of being one of the best defenders in the division with his performances and having signed for the 2015/16 season he has shown fans what he is capable of. Having started his career at Nottingham Forest at 17, the defender would move to Rochdale where he would make his professional debut, but things didn’t work out and after loan spells at Barrow and Southport, he signed for AFC Telford in 2013. Neill became a key figure at Telford and played in 83 games during his time there, scoring six goals and play an integral part in the promotion winning side of 2013/14. The Republic of Ireland U19 international signed for Macclesfield in 2015 following Telford’s relegation from the National League and was a regular for Macc last term before signing a new contract with the club.

Career History