first_imgGlengad United FC manager Shane Byrne has been appointed as the new manager of the LYIT Men’s soccer team.Byrne has enjoyed a decorated managerial and coaching career and is regarded as one of the finest coaches in Donegal.Byrne led Glengad United FC to their first ever Inishowen Premier League title last season and that success has only enhanced his reputation in the game. Byrne had been studying at LYIT for the last number of years and would be very familiar with the set-up at the Port Road campus.Byrne replaces Niall McGonagle who was the LYIT Men’s manager for over eleven years.Byrne will move quickly now to begin his preparations for the new season which get underway in the next few weeks.It is expected that long-time servant to LYIT, Tommy Harkin will continue in his role as physio.  SOCCER: SHANE BYRNE APPOINTED NEW LYIT MEN’S SOCCER MANAGER was last modified: September 22nd, 2015 by Mark ForkerShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:soccerSportlast_img