Jason McClelland

    Sponsored by: John Hudson

    • Position: Forward
    • Number: 11
    • Age: 27 (5th March, 1997)

    Jay signed for The Saints in November 2019 from UCD AFC ahead of the 2020 season, he is heading into his fifth full season at the club and is one of the longest serving and most experienced players at St Patrick's Athletic.

    He has made 97 senior appearances so far, scoring eight times, in the current squad, only Chris Forrester and Jamie Lennon have played more matches for St Pat's, Jay has scored four times in 2023.

    McClelland has proved to be a penalty expert, having scored from the spot in our FAI Cup 1/4 final win in Cork in 2021, in the FAI Cup Final against Bohemians at The Aviva in November 2021 and in our dramatic penalty shootout win away to NS Mura of Slovenia in the UEFA Europa Conference League 2nd qualifying round in summer 2022.

    He was part our 2021 and 2023 FAI Cup winning teams, coming on in both finals against Bohemians at Aviva Stadium.

    Jay signed a new contract with the club in December 2023 ahead of the 2024 season.

    The winger started out with Shamrock Rovers underage then had spells with Templeogue United, Peamount United and Crumlin United before returning to Rovers at U19 level.

    McClelland joined UCD AFC in July 2015 and moved quickly from their U19s into their First Team, making his first senior appearance in a friendly against Liverpool in July 2015 before making his LOI debut against Cabinteely in the First Division the same month.

    He made over 100 appearances for The Students and was part of their 2018 First Division winning squad.

    McClelland is also an Ireland U19 international.



    Previous Clubs: UCD

    Statistics (2024)

    7

    Games

    323

    Minutes

    0

    Goals

    0

    Yellow

    0

    Red

    Statistics (All Time)

    101

    Games

    4847

    Minutes

    8

    Goals

    4

    Yellow

    0

    Red

    Appearances (All Competitions)

    84

    League

    10

    FAI Cup

    0

    League Cup

    3

    Leinster Senior Cup

    2

    President's Cup

    2

    Europe

    Goals (All Competitions)

    7

    League

    1

    FAI Cup

    0

    League Cup

    0

    Leinster Senior Cup

    0

    President's Cup

    0

    Europe

    DateCompetitionHome TeamAway Team
    March, 4th 2024LeagueWaterford3St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    March, 1st 2024LeagueDerry City2St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    February, 23rd 2024LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Bohemians1REPORT
    February, 16th 2024LeagueGalway United0St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    February, 9th 2024President's CupShamrock Rovers3St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    February, 3rd 2024Leinster Senior CupSt Mochtas2St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    January, 22nd 2024Leinster Senior CupUsher Celtic3St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    November, 12th 2023FAI CupBohemians1St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    November, 3rd 2023LeagueDerry City3St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    October, 23rd 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Sligo Rovers0REPORT
    October, 20th 2023LeagueBohemians0St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    October, 8th 2023FAI CupCork City0St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    September, 29th 2023LeagueCork City0St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    September, 25th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Drogheda United2REPORT
    September, 22nd 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3Dundalk1REPORT
    September, 15th 2023FAI CupFinn Harps1St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    August, 20th 2023FAI CupDerry City0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    August, 11th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Bohemians0REPORT
    August, 4th 2023LeagueSligo Rovers0St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    July, 23rd 2023FAI CupLongford Town1St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    July, 12th 2023Europa Conference LeagueF91 Diddeleng2St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    June, 30th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic7UCD0REPORT
    June, 26th 2023LeagueDundalk1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    June, 23rd 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Shelbourne0REPORT
    June, 5th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic4Derry City1REPORT
    June, 2nd 2023LeagueUCD1St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    May, 26th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Dundalk1REPORT
    May, 19th 2023LeagueShelbourne0St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    May, 15th 2023LeagueShamrock Rovers3St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    May, 12th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3Drogheda United0REPORT
    May, 1st 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Sligo Rovers1REPORT
    April, 21st 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Shamrock Rovers2REPORT
    April, 14th 2023LeagueBohemians2St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    April, 10th 2023LeagueDrogheda United1St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    April, 7th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic4Cork City0REPORT
    March, 31st 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3UCD0REPORT
    January, 31st 2023Leinster Senior CupSt Patrick's Athletic1Wexford3REPORT
    October, 3rd 2022LeagueShelbourne4St Patrick's Athletic4REPORT
    August, 29th 2022LeagueBohemians1St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    July, 28th 2022Europa Conference LeagueNS Mura0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    July, 1st 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3Drogheda United0REPORT
    June, 24th 2022LeagueFinn Harps2St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    June, 17th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2UCD1REPORT
    May, 27th 2022LeagueDundalk1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    May, 23rd 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3Bohemians0REPORT
    May, 20th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Shelbourne2REPORT
    May, 9th 2022LeagueDerry City0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    May, 6th 2022LeagueDrogheda United0St Patrick's Athletic4REPORT
    April, 29th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Derry City4REPORT
    April, 22nd 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Finn Harps0REPORT
    April, 18th 2022LeagueUCD1St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    April, 15th 2022LeagueShamrock Rovers1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    April, 8th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Dundalk0REPORT
    March, 14th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2UCD0REPORT
    March, 11th 2022LeagueFinn Harps0St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    February, 28th 2022LeagueBohemians1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    February, 18th 2022LeagueShelbourne0St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    February, 11th 2022President's CupShamrock Rovers1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    November, 28th 2021FAI CupBohemians1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    November, 19th 2021LeagueWaterford0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    November, 12th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Finn Harps2REPORT
    November, 5th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Sligo Rovers3REPORT
    November, 1st 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Bohemians2REPORT
    October, 29th 2021LeagueLongford Town1St Patrick's Athletic4REPORT
    October, 25th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Dundalk0REPORT
    October, 22nd 2021FAI CupSt Patrick's Athletic3Dundalk1REPORT
    October, 15th 2021LeagueDerry City1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    August, 27th 2021FAI CupCork City1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    August, 20th 2021LeagueFinn Harps3St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    August, 13th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Waterford1REPORT
    August, 8th 2021LeagueDundalk1St Patrick's Athletic4REPORT
    July, 30th 2021LeagueShamrock Rovers3St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    July, 23rd 2021FAI CupSt Patrick's Athletic6Bray Wanderers0REPORT
    July, 16th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Drogheda United0REPORT
    July, 9th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Derry City0REPORT
    July, 2nd 2021LeagueBohemians3St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    June, 25th 2021LeagueWaterford1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    June, 21st 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic4Finn Harps1REPORT
    June, 18th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Sligo Rovers0REPORT
    June, 12th 2021LeagueLongford Town1St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    April, 17th 2021LeagueDundalk1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    April, 9th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Derry City0REPORT
    April, 3rd 2021LeagueBohemians0St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    March, 27th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Drogheda United1REPORT
    March, 19th 2021LeagueShamrock Rovers1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    November, 9th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Bohemians2REPORT
    November, 4th 2020LeagueShamrock Rovers0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    October, 28th 2020LeagueFinn Harps3St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    October, 3rd 2020LeagueCork City1St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    September, 26th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Shelbourne0REPORT
    September, 18th 2020LeagueDerry City0St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    September, 12th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Sligo Rovers0REPORT
    September, 4th 2020LeagueWaterford3St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    August, 22nd 2020LeagueBohemians2St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    August, 10th 2020FAI CupFinn Harps1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    August, 7th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Finn Harps0REPORT
    August, 3rd 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Derry City2REPORT
    July, 31st 2020LeagueDundalk1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    March, 6th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic1Cork City0REPORT
    February, 28th 2020LeagueShelbourne1St Patrick's Athletic0REPORT
    February, 14th 2020LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Waterford1REPORT
    DateCompetitionHome TeamAway Team
    June, 30th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic7UCD0REPORT
    May, 12th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic3Drogheda United0REPORT
    April, 14th 2023LeagueBohemians2St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    April, 7th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic4Cork City0REPORT
    February, 18th 2022LeagueShelbourne0St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    November, 1st 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Bohemians2REPORT
    July, 23rd 2021FAI CupSt Patrick's Athletic6Bray Wanderers0REPORT
    July, 2nd 2021LeagueBohemians3St Patrick's Athletic2REPORT
    July, 22nd 2020FriendlyDrogheda United1St Patrick's Athletic1REPORT
    July, 18th 2020FriendlyUCD0St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    DateCompetitionHome TeamAway Team
    August, 11th 2023LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Bohemians0REPORT
    April, 14th 2023LeagueBohemians2St Patrick's Athletic3REPORT
    April, 8th 2022LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic0Dundalk0REPORT
    July, 16th 2021LeagueSt Patrick's Athletic2Drogheda United0REPORT
    DateCompetitionHome TeamAway Team

    07/12/2023McClelland Extends Contract With St Pat's
    18/12/2021McClelland Signs New Contract
    08/11/2019McClelland Joins For 2020 season

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