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The New Brighton Connection

Founded: 1921 (following the bankruptcy of South Liverpool)
Dissolved: 1983 (new club formed 1993)

League History:
Lancashire Combination 1921/22-1922/23; Football League Division Three North 1923/24-1950/51; Lancashire Combination Division One 1951/52-1964/65; Cheshire County League 1965/66-1977/78; Division One 1978/79; Division Two 1979/80-1980/81; South Wirral Premier Division 1981/82; First Division 1982/83.
(new club) West Cheshire League 1996/97-date.

The only player capped by Ireland while playing for New Brighton was...
Billy Lacey 1

Other Irish internationals players to have played for New Brighton include...
Billy Crooks
Tom Davis
Jimmy Dunne
Davy Lyner
Allan Mathieson
Bert Mehaffy
Matt O'Mahoney
Jack Reid
Paddy Sloan (guest)


Player Index A - B - C - D - F - G - H - I - L - Mc - M - N - O - Q - R - S - T - Z