Good Luck Lads!

17. Ben McLaughlin

  Nationality: Irish
Date/place of birth: 15 April 1995/Dundalk
Position: Central Defender, Right-Back, Central Midfielder
Height: 5ft10
Nickname: Benji
Honours: None
Ex-clubs: Quay Celtic, Glenmuir, Seatown
Joined: August 2011
Joined from: Quay Celtic
Signed by: Martin Connolly
Club debut: v Crumlin United (A), 19 March 2012 (Leinster Senior Cup)
First club goal: None

Ben McLaughlin (born: 15 April 1995) is a versatile player who joined Dundalk before the beginning of the 2011/12 season, initially for the U19 and Youth teams.

McLaughlin previously spent time at Quay Celtic, Glenmuir and Seatown.

Towards the end of the 2011 season, the youngster was twice an unused substitute for the first team, at home to Derry City on 8 October and Drogheda United on 21 October.

He went on to make his competitive debut when starting against Crumlin United in the Leinster Senior Cup on 19 March and featured regularly in the first team thereafter.

On Friday 17 August, McLaughlin travelled to Liverpool to complete a move to English Premiership club Everton on a three-year professional contract.

Ben is a grandson of the legendary Jim McLaughlin and son of former Dundalk player Paul.

2012 Apps (Starts) Goals
Overall 15 (14) 0
League 13 (12) 0
FAI Cup 1 (1) 0
League Cup 0 (0) 0
Leinster Senior Cup 1 (1) 0
All-Time Apps (Starts) Goals
Overall 15 (14) 0
League 13 (12) 0
FAI Cup 1 (1) 0
League Cup 0 (0) 0
Leinster Senior Cup 1 (1) 0

BEN MCLAUGHLIN NEWS

Profile last updated: 17 August 2012

© Copyrıght 2014 Dundalk FC. Please do not reproduce any material on this website without permission.