22 February 2008

Ireland Victory Internationals 1919 & 1945/46

In the transitional seasons that followed the two World Wars international football resumed with a series of "Victory" matches. These were not official internationals and several players featured that would never earn "Full" international recognition.
 
1919  
(1)

22/03/1919

Scotland

L

1

-

2

(1

-

1)
 
Ibrox Park, Glasgow









 (Halligan)
(2)

19/04/1919

Scotland

D

0

-

0

(0

-

0)

Windsor Park, Belfast
 
Player Club(1)(2)

App/Gls
ScottElishaB. Celtic11
 2/0
McCrackenBillNewcastle22

2/0
RolloDaveLinfield33

2/0
O'ConnellPatRochdale4


1/0
LaceyBillyLinfield58 
2/0
EmersonBillyGlentoran66

2/0
LynerDavyGlentoran7 

1/0
McKinneyDanielB. Celtic87

2/0
HalliganBillyRochdale99

2/1
HamillMickeyB.Celtic1010

2/0
MooreWilliamGlentoran11  
1/0
McCandlessBillLinfield 4 
1/0
ScraggsJohnnyGlentoran
5

1/0
Kerr*NedB. Celtic
11 
1/0

1945/46 (Championship Table) 
(3)

15/09/1945

England

L

0

-

1

(0

-

0)

Windsor Park, Belfast
(4)

02/02/1946

Scotland

L

2

-

3

(2

-

1)

Windsor Park, Belfast










(Walsh 2)
(5)

04/05/1946

Wales

W

1

-

0

(1

-

0)

Ninian Park, Cardiff










(Sloan)
 
Player Club(3)(4)(5)
AppGls
BreenTommyLinfield111
3/0
McMillan*BillyB.Celtic222
3/0
FeeneyJimLinfield33

2/0
Todd*JimBlackpool44

2/0
VernonJackB. Celtic555 3/0
JonesSamBlackpool6 

1/0
McKennaJohnnyLinfield7 11
2/0
SloanPaddyTranmere8 8
2/1
McCarthy*SeanB. Celtic9 

1/0
DohertyPeterMan. City10 10
2/0
Bonnar*PaddyB.Celtic1111 
2/0
AherneTomB. Celtic 63
2/0
O'Flanaghan*KevinArsenal
77
2/0
StevensonAlex Everton
8 
1/0
WalshDavyLinfield 99
2/2
CareyJohnnyMan. Utd
104
2/0
Waters*PaddyGlentoran
 6
1/0

* Players in never capped at "Full" international level.

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