14 December 2007

Con Martin

Name: Cornelius Joseph Martin
Born: 20 March 1923, Rush (Co. Dublin)
Died: 24 Februay 2013
Height: 6.01 ft
Weight: 13.00 st
Position: Full-Back/Half-Back

Representative Honours: Ireland: 6 Full Caps (1946-1950); Eire: 30 Full Caps / 6 Goals (1946-1956); League of Ireland Representative.
Club Honours: (with Drumcondra) FAI Cup Winner 1945/46.

Club Career:
Teams
Seasons
Signed
Fee
League
FA Cup
Other
Drumcondra
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-41
-
-
-
-
Glentoran
446/47
c/s-46
£500
* 22/1
-
-
Leeds United
46/47-48/49
Jan-47
£8,000
47/1
2/0
-
Aston Villa
48/49-55/56
Oct-48
£10,500
194/1
19/0
-
Waterford
-
Jul-56
-
-
-
-
TOTALS
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£19,000
263/3
21/0
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* all games.

Biography:
To follow...

Wikipedia
FAI Career
LeedsFans.org
AstonVilla Player Database
Irish Post Interview
RTE News - Martin Passes Away
BBC News - Irish Football Mourning Martin
Aston Villa
Glentoran
Irish FA

Ireland Cap Details:

27-11-1946 Scotland A D 0-0 BC
04-10-1947 Scotland H W 2-0 BC
05-11-1947 England. A D 2-2 BC
10-03-1948 Wales... A L 0-2 BC
09-10-1948 England. H L 2-6 BC
08-03-1950 Wales... A D 0-0 WCQ

Summary: 6/0. Won 1, Drew 3, Lost 2.


Eire Cap Details:
23-06-1946 Spain... A W 1-0 FR
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