Ex-Shelbourne and St Pats player wins Scottish Premiership manager of the month

Richie Foran is in charge at Inverness Caley Thistle

BY Raf Diallo 15:17 Wednesday 12 October 2016, 15:17 12 Oct 2016

Inverness Caledonian Thistle manager Richie Foran. Picture by: Jeff Holmes / PA Archive/Press Association Images

Richie Foran has been rewarded for Inverness Caledonian Thistle's turnaround in form with the Scottish Premiership Manager of the Month award for September.

The 36-year-old Dubliner led the club to draws against Celtic and Aberdeen as well as a 3-1 victory over Dundee.

The 2-2 draw with Celtic was the first time that Brendan Rodgers' side had not won a league game this season.

Prior to that, Inverness had lost three and won one of their opening four league fixtures.

The ex-St Patrick's Athletic and Shelbourne player has been in charge of the club since May.

The former Ireland under-21 international also represented Carlisle United and Motherwell during his playing career, before a seven-year spell with Inverness.

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