David Shanahan rugby player
David Shanahan rugby player

David Shanahan

20th Jun 1993 1.75m/77kg Scrum Half

David is a product of Belvedere College, and has progressed through the age-group system before joining the Ulster Academy where he put in a series of standout displays at scrum-half.

In April 2017, Dave penned a new deal with Ulster until the summer of 2019.

Dave has played 14 times for Ulster at the start of the 2017-18 season.

As of the 2018/2019 Champions Cup, Shanahan had made 4 Champions Cup appearances.

It was in the 2019/2020 season did the Dublin born see regular game time as he made 424 minutes of game time prior to the season being brought to a halt.


ulster_rugby Ulster Rugby
Scrum Half
2013 - present