Anthony Breslin

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Anthony Breslin is a defender currently playing for the Wolverhampton Wanderers Under-21 team.

Anthony Breslin
Full Name Anthony Patrick Breslin
Date of Birth 13 February 1997
Age 20 years
Place of Birth Blanchardstown, Dublin
Position Left back
Nationality Irish
Current club Wolverhampton Wanderers
Previous club/s St Kevin’s Boys Club, Dublin

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Youth career

Breslin's father was a coach for a local team in Dublin and the youngster trained with them. He was kicking a ball from the moment he could walk. He played for a team called St Kevin's and was spotted by Wolves when he played in a Dublin district team in the Kennedy Cup. He began playing for Wolves at U16 level, travelling backwards and forwards across the Irish Sea. Then he was offered a scholarship and moved across full time. He was also a keen Gaelic footballer but had to give that up on joining Wolves.

International

He has represented the Republic of Ireland regularly at youth levels, including six games in the UEFA European Under-17 Championship.

Career statistics

No data pre 2014-15. Wolves give little squad information for U18 apart from the FA Youth Cup. Correct up to 13 November 2015.

Club Season Senior Under-21 Lge Under-21 PLC B'ham Senior Cup Under-18 Lge FA Youth Cup
Starts Subs Goals Starts Subs Goals Starts Subs Goals Starts Subs Goals Starts Subs Goals Starts Subs Goals
Wolves 2014-15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - 1 0 0
2015-16 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - - - - - -

Career honours

Contract

He must be in his first year as a professional, as last year was his second as a scholar. No contract details seem to have been announced though.

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