24 October 2009

Jimmy Swann

Name: James Swann
Position: Right-Back

Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1949).

Club Career:
Cliftonville

Biography:
Jimmy Swann, a talented defender and once capped Amateur international was a star for Cliftonville in the late-40s and early-50s. Sadly, he died in his prime, collapsing at home while washing his car on the morning of a game at Solitude. He was recently included in an "All-Time Cliftonville XI".

Ireland Amateur Cap Details:
07-02-1948 England H L 0-5

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

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