Date of birth
Republic of Ireland
DARA O’Shea will spend the first half of the 2018/19 campaign with Sky Bet League Two side Exeter City.
The Irishman made the switch from Dublin-based St Kevin's Boys to the Baggies Academy at the age of 16, and was Albion’s Premier League Scholar of the Year for 2016/17.
Originally a gaelic footballer, central-defender Dara has featured for both Albion’s under-18s and under-23s.
He spent the 2017/18 season on loan at Hereford FC, playing a crucial role in their title-winning Southern League Premier Division campaign and run to the FA Cup second round.