It’s 17 years since Gussie Shanahan disappeared

first_imgLimerick Ladies National Football League opener to be streamed live TAGSAengus ShanahanfeaturedGussie Shanahanlimerickmissing Limerick man Gussie Shanahan – missing for 17 years Advertisement Print Previous articleUlster Bank League Previews #UBLNext articleLaunching the first Limerick Fringe Festival Staff Reporter WhatsApp WATCH: “Everyone is fighting so hard to get on” – Pat Ryan on competitive camogie squads Limerick’s National Camogie League double header to be streamed live Facebook Billy Lee names strong Limerick side to take on Wicklow in crucial Division 3 clash Twitter RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Email Linkedin Limerick man Gussie Shanahan – missing for 17 yearsSATURDAY, February 11 will mark the 17th anniversary of the disappearance of Aengus ‘Gussie’ Shanahan and the continuing heartache his family has had to endure not knowing the whereabouts of the popular young man.Aengus has been missing since February 11, 2000 when he was last seen in Limerick city centre.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The youngest in a family of four, Gussie lived with his parents Bob and Nancy in Ashbrook off the Ennis Road.At the time of his disappearance, he was working at the Dell computer plant in Castletroy, and finished work on that Friday afternoon. Family or friends had not seen or heard from him over the weekend as concern grew about his whereabouts.When he didn’t return to work on Monday, his family reported him as a missing person to the Gardaí.He had gone to Coopers bar in St Joseph Street, Limerick with friends on Friday afternoon and was due to stay with friends in St Joseph Street that night.It has been established that he left the bar on his own at 10.30pm and walked from there onto Old School House lane, which connects with Barrington Street.That is the last sighting of Gussie who is described as 5ft 10ins in height, of thin build and pale complexion. His hair was fair and cut short.CCTV footage of Gussie just in the lead up to when he went missingAs the anniversary of his disappearance approaches, his family and Gardaí have issued an appeal for anyone who may have any information to establish contact with them.Gardaí are also appealing to anyone who may have seen Gussie on this Friday night or early the following morning to come forward, especially taxi drivers who were on duty.They are asked to contact Roxboro Road Garda Station on 061 214340, the Garda Confidential Line on 1800 666 111 or any Garda station. Limerick Artist ‘Willzee’ releases new Music Video – “A Dream of Peace” Predictions on the future of learning discussed at Limerick Lifelong Learning Festival NewsIt’s 17 years since Gussie Shanahan disappearedBy Staff Reporter – February 3, 2017 1768 last_img read more

Nasri agrees Antalyaspor departure

first_imgSamir Nasri Former Man City star Nasri released by Antalyaspor Alex Fisher 02:07 2/1/18 FacebookTwitterRedditcopy Comments(0) samirnasri - cropped Getty Images Antalyaspor Süper Lig Transfers The ex-Arsenal and City attacking midfielder has been let go by the Super Lig strugglers after just five months at the club Samir Nasri has had his contract with Antalyaspor cancelled by mutual consent.After a successful loan spell at Sevilla failed to bring a permanent deal, Nasri moved to Turkey to try and resurrect his career after it had stalled at Manchester City.Nasri moved to Antalyaspor for a reported €3.5 million, but has only made eight appearances in the Super Lig, the last of those coming in November against Fenerbahce. Article continues below Editors’ Picks Lyon treble & England heartbreak: The full story behind Lucy Bronze’s dramatic 2019 Liverpool v Man City is now the league’s biggest rivalry and the bitterness is growing Megan Rapinoe: Born & brilliant in the U.S.A. A Liverpool legend in the making: Behind Virgil van Dijk’s remarkable rise to world’s best player And, just five months into a two-year contract, the 30-year-old has been released, with a move to the Primeira Liga with Porto mooted.”With Samir Nasri, who we signed for the 2017-18 season, our paths have been divided by mutual agreement,” a statement from the Super Lig strugglers read.”We would like to thank him for his contribution to the club.”We wish him success in his next sporting chapter.”Nasri is the second big-name departure from Antalyaspor on transfer deadline day, with Samuel Eto’o also leaving the club to join Konyaspor.The 41-time France international spent three seasons at Arsenal before moving to Man City in 2011, where he won two Premier League titles as well as the League Cup.After missing out on Didier Deschamps’ squad for the 2014 World Cup, Nasri announced his retirement from international football.last_img read more