22 May 2011

Adam Buckley

Name: Adam Buckley
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Position: Right-Half

Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1935).

Club Career:
Teams
Seasons
Signed
Fee
League
FA Cup
Other
Bellevue
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Amateur
(Irish Alliance)
Ballyclare.Comrades
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Amateur
(Intermediate League)
Ballymena United
34/35-36/37
Feb-35
Amateur
*76/3
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TOTALS
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£-
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Biography:
Adam Buckley had only been an Irish League player for a few weeks when he was awarded his Amateur International d├ębut in February 1935. A right-half with a touch of class in his methods, able to "police his own quarter to perfection and equally effective in offensive tactics."

Ireland Amateur Cap Details:
16-02-1935 England H L 2-4

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

With thanks to Jim Murphy for supplying the picture and ISN article on which this profile is based.

1 comment:

Tara Luke said...

Adam Buckley was my Grandfather, his son - David Buckley (born 1939)is my father -living in Suffolk I knew about his football past but have been tracing my family tree recently and found this as I was researching Adam. Does anyone have any more information about him or is linked to him in any wasy? Would appreciate any feedback. Thanks
Tara Luke (was Buckley)

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