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Shane Long

Born: January 22, 1987 (age 33)

Height: 5'10" (178cm)
Weight: 12st 11lb (81kg)

Hometown: Gortnahoe, Ireland
Nationality: Ireland Irish

Position: Striker
Team: Southampton (no. 7)
Shane Long
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Career History
Senior2004-2005Cork City
2005-2011Reading
2011-2014West Bromwich Albion
2014Hull City
2014-Southampton
Sports Mole has 1,021 articles about Shane Long. Articles 1 to 40:
Southampton forward Shane Long pictured in December 2019
How Southampton could line up for their first game back
Sports Mole looks at how Southampton could line up for their first match back after lockdown, when they are expected to square off against Norwich City.
11:45
The mighty Raul Jimenez celebrates scoring for Wolves on January 18, 2020
Friday's Transfer Talk Update: Raul Jimenez, Timo Werner, Kai Havertz
Sports Mole rounds up the latest confirmed transfer news and speculation from across the footballing world.
07:57
Southampton forward Shane Long pictured in December 2019
Shane Long signs two-year Southampton extension
Southampton striker Shane Long signs a new two-year contract extension with the club, keeping him at St Mary's until 2022.
Jun 4, 12:08
Shane Long celebrates scoring for Southampton on April 23, 2019
Fastest ever Premier League goals
To mark the date of the fastever-ever goal in the Premier League, Sports Mole takes a look at the quickest 10 strikes in the division's history.
Apr 23, 12:00
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl before the match on January 21, 2020
How Southampton could line up next season
On the basis that Southampton retain their Premier League status for another year, Sports Mole predicts how Ralph Hasenhuttl's side could line up next season.
Mar 25, 14:00
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl before the match on January 21, 2020
Preview: Southampton vs. Newcastle United - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League fixture between Southampton and Newcastle United.
Mar 5, 14:30
Shane Long celebrates scoring for Southampton on February 22, 2020
Result: Shane Long scores as Saints deepen Villa's troubles
Dean Smith's side did not muster a single shot on target.
Feb 22, 17:11
Timo Werner in action for RB Leipzig on December 17, 2019
Monday's papers: Raheem Sterling, Odion Ighalo, Timo Werner
Raheem Sterling, Odion Ighalo and Timo Werner are making headlines on Monday.
Feb 17, 06:26
Jude Bellingham in action for Birmingham City on August 31, 2019
Friday's papers: Jude Bellingham, Eric Dier, Kylian Mbappe
Jude Bellingham is now drawing attention from Italy, while Eric Dier's Tottenham days might be numbered.
Feb 14, 06:45
Ecstatic Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl on January 11, 2020
Preview: Southampton vs. Burnley - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Burnley, including team news and predicted lineups.
Feb 13, 17:29
Borussia Dortmund's Jadon Sancho leaves the pitch after he is substituted on November 5, 2019
Thursday's papers: Jadon Sancho, Philippe Coutinho, Timo Werner
Liverpool are set to make a move for Jadon Sancho and Timo Werner, according to Thursday's football gossip.
Feb 13, 09:10
James Maddison in action for Leicester City on December 14, 2019
Wednesday's papers: James Maddison, Jadon Sancho, Ruben Dias
Speculation has resurfaced that Mauricio Pochettino may replace Ole Gunnar Solskjaer at Manchester United.
Feb 12, 08:41
Tottenham Hotspur's Son Heung-min celebrates scoring their third goal on February 5, 2020
Result: Tottenham rally to beat Southampton in FA Cup replay
Son Heung-min's penalty seals comeback win for Tottenham, who will face Norwich for a place in the quarter-finals.
Feb 5, 22:07
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp on February 1, 2020
Jurgen Klopp: 'I've never seen consistency like Liverpool's'
Liverpool stretch their Premier League advantage to 22 points with home defeat of Southampton.
Feb 1, 19:04
Liverpool's Mohamed Salah celebrates scoring their third goal with Jordan Henderson and teammates on February 1, 2020
Result: Liverpool march on with second-half rout of Southampton
The Reds have now won 24 times in 25 matches.
Feb 1, 17:05
Liverpool's Sadio Mane goes down after sustaining an injury as Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp reacts on the sideline in January 2020
Sadio Mane misses out again for Liverpool against Southampton
Adam Lallana has returned to training after a virus kept him sidelined for the last three matches.
Jan 31, 14:59
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp celebrates after the match on January 29, 2020
Preview: Liverpool vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Liverpool and Southampton, including predictions, team news and head-to-head records.
Jan 30, 17:41
Cedric Soares in action for Southampton on December 1, 2019
Team News: Southampton without injured trio for Spurs tie
Tottenham will be without Harry Winks for the all-Premier League encounter.
Jan 24, 10:55
Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho on December 26, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Tottenham Hotspur - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's FA Cup fourth-round tie between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur.
Jan 23, 18:30
Crystal Palace manager Roy Hodgson before the match on January 1, 2020
Preview: Crystal Palace vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Tuesday's Premier League fixture between Crystal Palace and Southampton.
Jan 19, 20:33
Adama Traore in action for Wolves on December 27, 2019
Nuno Espirito Santo hails "amazing" Adama Traore after match-winning display
Wolves switched Barcelona youth product Adama Traore from the flank to a new central role at half-time at St Mary's on Saturday.
Jan 19, 13:28
The mighty Raul Jimenez celebrates scoring for Wolves on January 18, 2020
Result: Wolves launch spirited second-half comeback to defeat Southampton
The visitors were behind at the break.
Jan 18, 17:28
Ecstatic Southampton boss Ralph Hasenhuttl on January 11, 2020
Ralph Hasenhuttl talks up Shane Long importance
Saints manager Ralph Hasenhuttl has insisted that Ireland forward Shane Long is just as important to his side's fine run of form as Ings.
Jan 17, 14:00
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl celebrates at the end of the match on December 4, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Wolverhampton Wanderers - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Saturday's Premier League game between Southampton and Wolverhampton Wanderers.
Jan 16, 15:30
Danny Ings scores Southampton's second on January 11, 2020
Result: Southampton claim revenge for 9-0 drubbing with victory at Leicester
The Saints had suffered a humiliating 9-0 defeat to Leicester at the end of October.
Jan 11, 17:16
Southampton's William Smallbone celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates on January 4, 2020
Result: Youngsters shine as Southampton reach FA Cup fourth round
Two teenagers strike for the Saints to see off Huddersfield.
Jan 4, 17:19
Southampton's Michael Obafemi celebrates scoring their first goal with Che Adams on December 26, 2019
Team News: Michael Obafemi, Shane Long in line for Southampton returns
In-form Southampton face Huddersfield.
Jan 3, 10:45
Tottenham Hotspur manager Jose Mourinho on December 26, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Tottenham Hotspur - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews the New Year's Day showdown between Southampton and Tottenham Hotspur, including predictions team news and possible lineups.
Dec 30, 22:06
Moussa Djenepo scores for Southampton on September 14, 2019
Moussa Djenepo still a doubt for Southampton
The Mali forward has been troubled by a hamstring strain.
Dec 27, 16:41
Southampton manager Ralph Hasenhuttl celebrates at the end of the match on December 4, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Crystal Palace - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Crystal Palace, including team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 27, 12:28
Chelsea's Cesar Azpilicueta reacts after his goal is disallowed following a referral to VAR on November 5, 2019
Chelsea captain Azpilicueta facing late fitness test for Saints clash
Shane Long could miss the whole Christmas schedule for Southampton.
Dec 24, 16:18
Chelsea boss Frank Lampard applauds on October 6, 2019
Preview: Chelsea vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineup
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of the Premier League clash on Boxing Day between Chelsea and Southampton.
Dec 24, 16:15
Shane Long celebrates scoring for Southampton on April 23, 2019
Shane Long struggling with knee injury ahead of Southampton's clash with Chelsea
Saints boss Ralph Hasenhuttl has confirmed Shane Long could miss the Boxing Day game.
Dec 24, 16:12
Southampton's Danny Ings celebrates scoring their first goal with teammates on December 21, 2019
Result: Danny Ings brace lifts Southampton out of relegation zone
Aston Villa drop into the bottom three.
Dec 21, 17:08
Jack Grealish in action for Aston Villa on November 25, 2019
Preview: Aston Villa vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Saturday's Premier League clash between Aston Villa and Southampton, including team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 19, 10:13
Newcastle boss Steve Bruce gives instructions on November 30, 2019
Preview: Newcastle United vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Sunday's Premier League clash between Newcastle United and Southampton, including team news and predicted lineups.
Dec 6, 13:44
Southampton's Ryan Bertrand celebrates scoring their second goal with teammates on December 4, 2019
Result: Danny Ings helps Southampton to crucial win over fellow strugglers Norwich
Ings scored for the fourth successive top-flight game.
Dec 4, 21:42
James Ward-Prowse celebrates scoring for Southampton on November 30, 2019
Result: James Ward-Prowse seals Southampton comeback over fellow strugglers Watford
Watford remain six points from safety.
Nov 30, 19:48
Phil Foden celebrates scoring late on for Manchester City on October 1, 2019
Preview: Manchester City vs. Southampton - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole provides team news, predicted lineups and a full preview of Tuesday's EFL Cup fourth-round tie between Manchester City and Southampton.
Oct 27, 15:00
Jamie Vardy celebrates scoring for Leicester City on October 19, 2019
Preview: Southampton vs. Leicester City - prediction, team news, lineups
Sports Mole previews Friday's Premier League clash between Southampton and Leicester City, including predictions, team news and possible lineups.
Oct 23, 18:04

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