3 August 2007

James McCashin

Name: James Wilson McCashin
Born: 19 July 1875
Died: 22 February 1929
Position: Inside-Left

Representative Honours: Ireland: 5 Full Caps (1896-1899).
Club Honours: (with Cliftonville) Irish Cup Winner 1896/97.

Club Career:
Cliftonville
(Irish league).

Biography:
A regular as inside-left for Ireland and Cliftonville in the late-1890s, James McCashin earned a recall to the international team for the Ibrox Disaster Fund match of 1902 due to the unavailability of Ireland’s England-based players.

The highlight of McCashin’s domestic career was Cliftonville’s 1897 Irish Cup Final win, 3-1 over Sherwood Foresters.

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Ireland Cap Details:

29-02-1896 Wales... A L 1-6 BC
18-02-1898 Wales... A W 1-0 BC
26-03-1898 Scotland H L 0-3 BC
25-03-1899 Scotland A L 1-9 BC
09-08-1902 Scotland H L 0-3 FR
Ibrox Disaster Fund

Summary:
5/0. Won 1, Drew 0, Lost 4.

2 comments:

Amy said...

Great work.

Berenice said...

He joined the North of Ireland regiment of Imperial Yeomanry, in January 1902, for service in South Africa, during the Boer War.

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