Damien Duff is a native of Dublin. He is a former Irish international footballer who played with distinction for his country. Duff began his professional career with Blackburn Rovers and played most of his club football in England.
Damien Duff was born in Ballyboden, Co Dublin in 1979. Having played at schoolboy level in Dublin and with Leicester in England he joined Blackburn Rovers in 1996. Duff stayed with Blackburn until 2003 making a total of 185 appearances with the club. Between 2003 and 2014 Duff played with Chelsea, Newcastle United and Fulham.
In 2014 Duff moved to Australia to join Melbourne City. He returned to Dublin where he played with Shamrock Rovers before retiring in 2015. Duff played international football for Ireland for 14 years from 1998 to 2012. He is currently coaching the Shamrock Rovers under-15 team. He is also coach to the Ireland under-15 team.
Damien Duff was born in the year 1979 On This Day.