3 January 2007

William Houston

Name: William John Houston
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Died:
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Position: Back

Representative Honours: Ireland: 2 Full Caps (1885).
Club Honours: (with Moyola Park) Irish Cup Winner 1880/81.

Club Career:
Teams
Seasons
Signed
Fee
League
FA Cup
Other
Moyola Park
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Amateur
0/0
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TOTALS
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£-
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Biography:
A member of the Moyola Park side that won the first Irish Cup competition. In that match, a 1-0 victory over Cliftonville, Houston played in the forward line, but his two international caps were won at half-back.

Also included in Moyola Park's Cup winning line-up was William's brother, Thomas.

If you have any further information on William Houston, please contact NIFG.

Ireland Cap Details:
28-02-1885 England. A L 0-4 BC
14-03-1885 Scotland A L 2-8 BC

Summary: 2/0. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 2.

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