Feeney and Doherty up for Women’s National League awards

Sligo Rovers Womens Manager Steve Feeney has been shortlisted for Manager of The Year for 2022, following his sides impressive first season at Women’s National League level.

Feeney took charge of Rovers last December ahead of the start of pre-season and has lead the side to a comfortable 8th place finish, finishing up with twenty points.

The squad was assembled within a number of weeks and compromised of players from both inside and outside the club with a number of current Under 17 or 19 players from our Academy being part of the squad.

Emma Doherty, our top goalscorer in 2022 with 11 goals, has been nominated for Young Womens Player of The Year for 2022 after an impressive season in front of goal.

Doherty has been capped at Irish Under 19 level throughout the season and was also part of a Republic of Ireland home based training camp back in the summer with Senior Manager Vera Pauw.

The awards will be presented to the eventual winners at the end of season awards night at The Gibson Hotel on November 24th.