Ciaran O’Connor stars with Messi on FIFA16 cover

Ciaran O'Conner  FIFA16

Derry City’s Ciaran O’Connor has been named as one of two League of Ireland players to feature on the cover of FIFA 16 alongside Barcelona star Lionel Messi.

Fans from around the world have been voting for their favourite player to be on the sleeve of the EA Sports title and O’Connor came out on top of the vote in Ireland hosted by

He is also joined by his former club mate from Dundalk Andy Boyle.

The SSE Airtricity League FIFA 16 sleeve can be downloaded at from today, September 24th on all formats including Xbox One® and PlayStation 4® packs. Once you’ve printed out your preferred sleeve, simply replace the existing cover in the FIFA 16 pack and start playing with your very own League of Ireland cover stars!