The talented 27-year-old can operate in a number of different positions and has shown as much at the club, since arriving at the club in January 2020.

Whether it be left-back, wing-back or the centre of midfield, Dean looks equally at home.

He arrived at the club after a highly successful two-year spell at League of Ireland kingpins, Dundalk.

His stay a Oriel Park was littered with medals and trophies, winning two SSE Airtricity Premier Division titles in a row. He also collected winners medals in the FAI Cup, EA Sports Cup, President’s Cup and Unite the Union Champions Cup.

Before this, Dean began his career as a youngster with Aberdeen.

He then returned home to play for Institute in the Irish League, before making more than 100 appearances at Derry City, before catching the eye of Dundalk.


11th April 2021

MATCH HIGHLIGHTS | Larne 1-1 Linfield

Full highlights as a sublime Ronan Hale finish was canceled . .

11th April 2021

MATCH REACTION | Larne 1-1 Linfield

Ian Cahoon talks to Tomas Cosgrove after the entertaining 1-1 . .

11th April 2021

MATCH REACTION | Larne 1-1 Linfield

Ian Cahoon speaks to Tiernan Lynch after a high-paced, entertaining . .

9th April 2021

MATCH HIGHLIGHTS | Portadown 1-2 Larne

Highlights from Tuesday night’s trip to Shamrock Park, as an . .