26 April 2014

1964 European Youth Tournament

Youth
- 1948 - 1949 - 1951 - 1953 - 1954 - 1955 - 1963 - 1964 - 1975 - 1976 - 1977 - 1978 1979 - 1980 -

After their heroics in the 1963 tournament, Northern Ireland accepted an invitation to compete in the 1964 UEFA Youth Tournament in the Netherlands. Five of the previous year's squad retained their places.

The squad:
1
Wright A.
(Brantwood)
2
Holmes C.
(Port Vale)
3
White R.
(Linfield)
4
McDonald T.
(Middlesbrough)
5
(Bolton Wanderers)
6
(Burnley)
7
(Coleraine)
8
(Wolverhampton W.)
9
Broad C.
(Linfield)
10
McCamley W.
(Scunthorpe)
11
(Glenavon)
12
Magill
(?)
13
Maguire
(?)
14
(Coleraine)
15
Mowat R.
(Ards)
16
McCabe
(?)


FINALS (Netherlands)
Group 8
28 March 1964
Sportpark, Emmen
N. Ireland 1 (McKinney)
Romania 0
NIR: Wright; Holmes, White, McDonald, Napier, Todd, Dunlop, Clements capt, Broad, McCamley, McKinney

30 March 1964
GVAV Stadion, Groningen
N. Ireland 1 (Clements)
Austria 3
NIR: Wright; Holmes _, White, McDonald, Napier, Todd _, Dunlop, Clements capt, Broad, McCamley, McKinney

Northern Ireland exit after first round. England retain trophy.

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