18 November 2006

Jimmy Quinn

Preceded by
Succeeded by
1994
Jimmy Quinn earned his final cap just short of his 36th birthday, but still had over a decade of goalscoring in him thereafter...

Name: James Martin Quinn
Born: 18 November 1959, Belfast
Height: 6.01 ft
Weight: 11.06 st
Position: Forward

Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: 46 Full Caps/12 Goals (1984-1995).
Club Honours: (with West Ham) Football League Division Two Runner-Up 1990/91 (promoted); (with Reading) Football League Division One Runner-Up 1994/95 (not promoted-lost in Play-Off Final); Football League Division Two Champion 1993/94; (with Shrewsbury) Football Conference Play-Off Winner 2003/04 (promoted).
Awards: Northern Ireland International Personality of the Year 1994; PFA Second Division Team of the Year 1993/94; PFA Third Division Team of the Year 1997/98.

Club Career:
Clubs
Seasons
Signed
Fee
League
FA Cup
FL Cup
Other
Whitchurch Alport
-
-
-
-
(Mid-Cheshire League)
Nantwich Town
-
c/s-79
-
-
(Cheshire County League)
Congletown Town
-
-
-
-
(Cheshire County League)
Oswestry Town
80/81-81/82
-
-
-
(Northern Premier League)
Swindon Town
81/82-83/84
Dec-81
£10k
34(15)/ 10
5(3)/ 6
1(1)/ 0
1(0)/ 2
Blackburn Rovers
84/85-86/87
Aug-84
£32k
58(13)/ 17
4(0)/ 3
6(1)/ 2
2(0)/ 1
Swindon Town
86/87-87/88
Dec-86
£50k
61 (3)/ 30
5(0)/ 0
6(0)/ 8
10(1)/ 5
Leicester City
88/89
Jun-88
£210k
13(18)/  6
0(1)/ 0
2(1)/ 0
0(1)/ 0
Bradford City
88/89-89/90
Mar-89
£250k
35 (0)/ 14
-
2(0)/ 1
1(0)/ 0
West Ham United
89/90-90/91
Dec-89
£320k
34(13)/ 18
4(2)/ 2
3(0)/ 1
1(0)/ 0
Bournemouth
91/92
Aug-91
£50k
43 (0)/ 19
5(0)/ 2
4(0)/ 2
2(0)/ 1
Reading
92/93-96/97
Jul-92
£55k
149(33)/ 71
9(0)/ 5
12(4)/12
6(3)/ 6
Peterborough U.
97/98-98/99
Jul-97
Free
47 (2)/ 25
3(0)/ 3
6(0)/ 1
3(1)/ 1
Swindon Town
99/00
Oct-98
Free
1 (6)/  0
1(0)/ 0
-
-
Cirencester Town
00/01
Jul-00
Free
-
(Southern League)
Northwich Vic.
00/01
Aug-00
Free
7 (0)/  4
(Football Conference)
Hereford United
00/01
Oct-00
Free
2 (0)/  0
(Football Conference)
Highworth Town
00/01
Nov-00
Free
-
(Hellenic League)
Hayes
00/01
Feb-01
Free
11 (0)/  6
(Football Conference)
Northwich Vic.
01/02-02/03
Jul-01
Free
21(25)/  8
0(2)/ 0
-
0(1)/ 0
Shrewsbury Town
03/04
Jul-03
Free
8 (7)/  4
2(0)/ 1
-
0(1)/ 0
Nantwich Town
04/05
Oct-04
Free
-
(North West Counties League)
Peterborough U.
04/05
Nov-04
-
0 (0)/  0
-
-
-
Nantwich Town
05/06
-
Free
-
(North West Counties League)
Willaston White Star
06/07
-
Free
-
(Crewe.Regional.Sunday.League)
Nantwich Town
11/12-12/13
Mar-11
Free
-
(Northern Premier League)
TOTALS
£977k
524(135)/232
38(8)/22
42(7)/27
27(8)/16

By Competition:
Football League
475(103)/210
Play-Offs
3  (2)/  2
FA Cup
38  (8)/ 22
League Cup
42  (6)/ 27
Full Members Cup
8  (1)/  3
League Trophy
15  (3)/ 11
Conference
49 (32)/ 22
Play-Offs
0  (1)/  0
Conference Trophy
1  (0)/  0
FA Trophy
0  (1)/  0
TOTALS
631(157)/297


Biography:
To follow.



(courtesy of Colin Beattie)
Wikipedia Article
Swindon Town Fans Site
West Ham Stats
Up The Posh

Jimmy Quinn is now a fully qualified UEFA Coach, and his mangerial/coaching career has taken him to Reading (joint Player/Manager, December 1994-May 1997), Swindon Town (Player/Manager, October 1998-May 2000), Nantwich Town (Player/Manager, November 2000-February 2001), Northwich Victoria (Player/Manager, July 2001-May 2003), Shrewbury Town (Player/Manager, May 2003-October 2004), Peterborough United (Assistant Manager, November 2004-May 2005), Egersunds IK (Manager, December 2005-May 2006), Cambridge United (Manager, September 2006-June 2008), AFC Bournemouth (Manager, September 2008-December 2008), Nantwich Town (Director of Football, from February 2011, manager from March 2011-March 2013). He had re-registered as a player for Nantwich in October 2011 when just short of his 52nd birthday.

More recently Quinn has worked as a HGV driver.

Quinn has also been mentioned as a possible Northern Ireland manager.

Northern Ireland Cap Details:

16-10-1984 Israel....... H W 3-0 FR. 1 Goal
14-11-1984 Finland...... H W 2-1 WCQ
27-02-1985 England...... H L 0-1 WCQ
27-03-1985 Spain........ A D 0-0 FR
01-05-1985 Turkey....... H W 2-0 WCQ
11-09-1985 Turkey....... A D 0-0 WCQ
16-10-1985 Romania...... A W 1-0 WCQ 1 Goal
13-11-1985 England...... A D 0-0 WCQ
26-02-1986 France....... A D 0-0 FR
26-03-1986 Denmark...... H D 1-1 FR. sub
23-04-1986 Morocco...... H W 2-1 FR. sub 1 Goal
15-10-1986 England...... A L 0-3 ECQ sub
12-11-1986 Turkey....... A D 0-0 ECQ
14-10-1987 Yugoslavia... A L 0-3 ECQ sub
11-11-1987 Turkey....... H W 1-0 ECQ 1 Goal
17-02-1988 Greece....... A L 2-3 FR
23-03-1988 Poland....... H D 1-1 FR
27-04-1988 France....... H D 0-0 FR. sub
21-05-1988 Malta........ H W 3-0 WCQ 1 Goal
14-09-1988 Rep. Ireland. H D 0-0 WCQ
19-10-1988 Hungary...... A L 0-1 WCQ sub
21-12-1988 Spain........ A L 0-4 WCQ sub
08-02-1989 Spain........ H L 0-2 WCQ
26-04-1989 Malta........ A W 2-0 WCQ
26-05-1989 Chile........ H L 0-1 FR
06-09-1989 Hungary...... H L 1-2 WCQ
27-03-1990 Norway....... H L 2-3 FR. 1 Goal
27-03-1991 Yugoslavia... A L 1-4 ECQ sub
28-04-1992 Lithuania.... H D 2-2 WCQ
14-10-1992 Spain........ H D 0-0 WCQ
18-11-1992 Denmark...... H L 0-1 WCQ
17-02-1993 Albania...... A W 2-1 WCQ sub
31-03-1993 Rep. Ireland. A L 0-3 WCQ sub
02-06-1993 Latvia....... A W 2-1 WCQ sub
08-09-1993 Latvia....... H W 2-0 WCQ 1 Goal
13-10-1993 Denmark...... A L 0-1 WCQ sub
17-11-1993 Rep. Ireland. H D 1-1 WCQ 1 Goals
23-03-1994 Romania...... H W 2-0 FR
20-04-1994 Liechtenstein H W 4-1 ECQ 2 Goal
03-06-1994 Colombia..... N L 0-2 FR
11-06-1994 Mexico....... N L 0-3 FR
07-09-1994 Portugal..... H L 1-2 ECQ 1 Goal
12-10-1994 Austria...... A W 2-1 ECQ sub
26-04-1995 Latvia....... A W 1-0 ECQ sub
11-10-1995 Liechtenstein A W 4-0 ECQ 1 Goal
15-11-1995 Austria...... H W 5-3 ECQ sub

Summary: 31(15)/12. Won 17, Drew 12, Lost 17.

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