McDonnell as their new 1st team manager was recently part of Gerry Davis’s management team with the Irish side that reached the UEFA Regions Cup final.
On his return to Ireland he has taken over and has taken over at the ambitious club.
In a statement released by the club Raheny Chairman Peter McGonigle welcomed Chris to the Club saying “Chris brings with him a wealth of experience both as a player and coach. His teams have a reputation for playing open attacking football and our recently opened All Weather Arena in St. Anne’s Park close to our Clubhouse, provides an ideal platform for Chris and his coaching team to bring the best out of our teams. We are excited at the prospects for the coming season and look forward to a new phase in the Club’s development.”