13 March 2010

Ernest McKinney

Name: Ernest McKinney
Born: c.1906, Coleraine
Died:
Height:
Weight:
Position: Right-Back

Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1928).
Club Honours:

Club Career:
Teams
Seasons
Signed
Fee
League
FA Cup
Other
Coleraine Distillery
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Amateur
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Coleraine Olympic
24/25
-1924
Amateur
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Coleraine.Alexandra
25/26-26/27
-1925
Amateur
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Coleraine
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-1927
Amateur
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TOTALS
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£0
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-

Biography:
Ernest McKinney came through juvenile and junior football in Coleraine to play in the Irish League. A "sound defender", he was described as "a match winner who never scores".

More to follow.

Ireland Amateur Cap Details:
10-11-1928 England. H L 0-2

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

Details kindly supplied by Jim Murphy.

2 comments:

Anonymous said...

Ernest McKinney was my grandfather. If anyone has any more information about him I'd love to learn everything I can.

Anonymous said...

Do you know if your grandfather is the Ernest McKinney in this census record?


http://www.census.nationalarchives.ie/pages/1911/Londonderry/Coleraine/Killowen_Street/588908/

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