6 October 2006

James Christian

Name: James Christian
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Died:
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Position: Back

Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Full Cap (1889).

Club Career:

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Irish Cup
English Cup
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Linfield
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Biography:
A founder member of Linfield Football & Athletic Club, James Christian helped the club to defeat Bolton Wanderers 4-0 in the English (FA) Cup in 1888/89, and to a 2-2 draw with Nottingham Forest in the following draw before withdrawing from the competition.

Capped just once, Christian finished on the end of a seven goal defeat by Scotland at Ibrox.

Ireland Cap Details:

09-03-1889 Scotland L 0-7 BC

Summary: 1/0. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 1.

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