Forrester Stays with the Saints; LEAGUE OF IRELAND LATEST
Byline: MICHAEL SCULLY
BY MICHAEL SCULLY CHRIS FORRESTER has re-signed for Premier League title holders St Pat's for next season.
Forrester, who was celebrating his 21st birthday last night, was voted the Saints' Young Player of the Year last month and was on trial recently with Bristol City.
However Saints boss Liam Buckley has secured the services of the talented midfielder for the title defence. "Buzzing for next season," Forrester tweeted last night.
Meanwhile Derry City are set for a multi-million euro Brandywell makeover - while Limerick have revealed they are a step closer to their Markets Field return.
Derry should benefit as part of a proposed council-funded revamp in the area, which will also included an upgrade to the Brandywell Showgrounds and Daisyfield areas.
Plans are in place for a new 3,000 capacity stand for the Lone Moor Road side of the Foylesiders' ground, which will also incorporate new dressing-rooms, administrative offices and media facilities.
A 4G pitch is also planned - and the greyhound track around the pitch is also set to come out and to be relocated to the Brandywell Showgrounds.
In squad news, the Candystripes experienced centre-half Stewart Greacan who was a target for Ayr United has instead joined Stenhousemuir. …