Aaron Connolly

Date of birth28 January 2000
Place of birthGalway
NationalityIrish
PositionForward

Aaron Connolly also played for Mervue United during his youth career.

He was selected on Brighton and Hove Albion's subs bench for the first time on 22 August 2017 in a League Cup tie against Barnet.

His Seagulls contract was extended to June 2022 in January 2019.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Brighton and Hove Albion 01 Jul 2018
Luton Town 31 Jan 2019 31 May 2019 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2017-18 Brighton and Hove Albion Football League Trophy 2
2017-18 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup
1
2018-19 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup
1
2019-20 Brighton and Hove Albion FA Cup
1
2019-20 Brighton and Hove Albion League Cup 2
1
1
2019-20 Brighton and Hove Albion Premier League 9
8
2


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
22 Aug 2017 Brighton and Hove Albion v Barnet W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
29 Aug 2017 Milton Keynes Dons v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 Football League Trophy Group G – South
07 Nov 2017 Stevenage v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 Football League Trophy Group G – South
28 Aug 2018 Brighton and Hove Albion v Southampton L 0-1 League Cup 2nd round
27 Aug 2019 Bristol Rovers v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 League Cup 2nd round
31 Aug 2019 Manchester City v Brighton and Hove Albion L 4-0 Premier League
14 Sep 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Burnley D 1-1 Premier League
21 Sep 2019 Newcastle United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 0-0 Premier League
25 Sep 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa L 1-3 League Cup 3rd round
28 Sep 2019 Chelsea v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-0 Premier League
05 Oct 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-0 Premier League
19 Oct 2019 Aston Villa v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 Premier League
26 Oct 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Everton W 3-2 Premier League
02 Nov 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Norwich City W 2-0 Premier League
10 Nov 2019 Manchester United v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 Premier League
30 Nov 2019 Liverpool v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 Premier League
05 Dec 2019 Arsenal v Brighton and Hove Albion W 1-2 Premier League
21 Dec 2019 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sheffield United L 0-1 Premier League
26 Dec 2019 Tottenham Hotspur v Brighton and Hove Albion L 2-1 Premier League
01 Jan 2020 Brighton and Hove Albion v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
04 Jan 2020 Brighton and Hove Albion v Sheffield Wednesday L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
18 Jan 2020 Brighton and Hove Albion v Aston Villa D 1-1 Premier League
21 Jan 2020 AFC Bournemouth v Brighton and Hove Albion L 3-1 Premier League
22 Feb 2020 Sheffield United v Brighton and Hove Albion D 1-1 Premier League


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
2019-20 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
12 Oct 2019 Georgia v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D
15 Oct 2019 Switzerland v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Qualifying group D


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.