Delany, who played with the Reds between 2005 and 2012 (with a break in 2007 when he went to Waterford), played in 177 league games and 15 FAI Cup games.
At the end of the 2012 season, Deano signed for close neighbours Bohemians, where he has been in the intervening years.
'Deano' played his 200th league game for Shelbourne in the 1-1 home draw with UCD on Friday, August 4th 2017
After 27 league appearances, 3 Leinster Senior Cup appearances (including success in the final) and one FAI Cup appearance in 2017,
Deano re-signed for the 2018 season, before the end of October 2017 - and again re-signed in November '18 for 2019.
Dean was voted 'Player of the Year 2017' by Shelbourne supporters.
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Previous Clubs: Shelbourne, Waterford United, Shelbourne, Bohemians