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George Shields

Name: George B. Shields Position: Left-Back Representative Honours: Ireland: 2 Amateur Caps (1922-1923). Club Career: Teams ....... Signed Cliftonville Ards ....... Jan-24 Biography: To follow. Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 11-11-1922 England A L 0-4 10-11-1923 England A L 0-3 Summary: 2/0. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 2.

Northern Ireland Under-21 Match Programmes 2011-2014

Northern Ireland programmes 1882-1889 1889-1895 1896-1902 1902-1908 1909-1920 1920-1926 1926-1931 1932-1938 1939-1952 1952-1957 1957-1961 1961-1964 1964-1968 1968-1972 1972-1975 1975-1978 1978-1980 1981-1983 1983-1986 1986-1989 1989-1992 1992-1995 1995-1997 1998-2000 2000-2003 2003-2005 2005-2007 2007-2010 2010-2012   2012-date B U23 U21 Representative 1978-2000 2000-2003 2003-2007 2007-2010 2011-2014  2015-date --- 81 09-02-11 Wales A 82 31-05-11 Faroe Islands A 83 10-08-11 Faroe _ Islands H 84 02-09-11 Serbia A 85 06-09-11 Denmark H 86 15-11-11 Serbia H 87 10-05-12 FYR Macedonia A 88 15-08-12 Hungary A No programme issued No programme or teamsheet produced 89 07-09-12 FYR Macedonia

Carl Winchester

Name: Carl Winchester Born: 12 April 1993, Belfast Height: 5.10 ft / 1.78 m Weight: Position: Midfielder / Full-Back Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Full, 15 Under-21 Caps, 4 Under-19 Caps, 2 Under-18 Schoolboy Caps, 3 Under-17 Caps, 3 Under-16 Schoolboy Caps. Club Career: Teams ......... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FL Cup Other Linfield ...... 09/10 ............ Youth   . 1 (0)/0 Oldham Athletic 10/11-16/17 May-10 Youth  89(31)/8  7(2)/0  1(2)/0  4(4)/0 Cheltenham Town 16/17-17/18 Jan-17 . Free   64 (0)/6 1(0)/0 2(0)/0 2(1)/1   Forest Green R. 18/19- date May-18  Biography: Carl Winchester received his first senior call-up in May 2011 as a replacement for the injured Ryan McGivern in the Carling Nations Cup squad. He had to wait until November 2014 for a second call-up, again as a late injury replacement for a European qualifier in Romania. In January 2018 he was appointed Cheltenham's captain. His brother Jude has also w

Matty Lund

Name: Matthew Charles Lund Born: 21 November 1990, Manchester (ENG) Height: 5.07 ft Weight: 9.06 st Position: Midfielder Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Full (2016-date) , 6 Under-21 Caps (2011-2012) . Club Career: Teams ...... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FLCup Other Crewe Alexandra ............... Youth Stoke City ............. Jul-09 Youth . 0 (0)/0 Hereford Utd 10/11 ..... Nov-10 . Loan . 1 (1)/0 0(1)/0 Oldham Ath. .   11/12 ..... Jul-11 . Loan . 2 (1)/0  Bristol Rvrs  11/12 ..... Jan-12 . Loan . 9 (4)/2 Bristol Rvrs  12/13 ..... Jul-12 . Loan 14 (4)/2 1(0)/0 0(1)/0 Southend Utd 12/13 ..... Feb-13 . Loan 10 (2)/1 ............. 1(0)/0  Rochdale ... 13/14-16/17 Jun-13 . Free  Burton Alb.. 17/18 ..... Jun-17  Bradford C.. 17/18 ..... Jan-18 .Loan Scunthorpe U 18/19- date Biography: Following impressive early season form, Lund received his first senior call-up for a November 2014 European qualifier in Romania as a lat

Patrick McLaughlin

Name: Patrick McLaughlin Born: 14 January 1991, Larne Height: Weight: Position: Midfielder Representative Honours: Northern Ireland: Under-21, Youth, Under-16 Schoolboy Caps (2006-2007). Club Honours: (with York) Football Conference Play-Off Winner 2011/12 ; FA Trophy Winner 2011/12. Club Career: Teams ..... --Seasons-- Signed -Fee- -League- FA Cup FL Cup Other Newcastle U  ........... Jul-07 Youth . 0(0)/ 0 York City   . 11/12-12/13 Jul-11 . Free 68(6)/13 1(0)/0 1(0)/0 3(1)/0 Grimsby T. . 13/14-14/15  Jun-13 . Free 34(20)/3 0(4)/1 Harrogate T 14/15 ..... Mar-15 . Loan Gateshead . 15/16-17/18  Jul-15 . Free Hartlepool. 18/19- date Jun-18 Biography: Paddy McLaughlin, who had captained the reserves but never appeared in the firstteam, was released by Newcastle at the end of the 2010/11 season after four years at St James' Park. He then joined York City of the Blue Square Bet Premier. In his first season he has helped the Minstermen to an FA Trophy success and

Alan Davidson

Name: Alan (K.G.*) Davidson Position: Inside-Right Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1928) . Club Career: Teams --Seasons-- Signed --Fee-- League Other Ophir (Amateur League) Barn . 27/28 ............ Amateur Larne 27/28 ............ Amateur Ards . 28/29 ............ Amateur . ??/ 8 ??/ 3 Biography: After a prolific period at centre-forward with Ards during the first-half of the 1928/29 season Alan Davidson an Amateur international cap against England. Selected at inside-right, despite his more usual role as "a vanguard leader", it was not a wholly unfamiliar position for the player to find himself in as he had previously figured in all three of the inside-forward positions. Davidson, previously with Amateur League side Ophir, gained his first experience in senior football with Barn and then Larne through the 1927/28 season giving "promising displays". He took advantage of an amateur player's freedom to seek a new club (if they s

Harry McCracken

Name: Henry McCracken Born: Castlewellan Position: Centre-Forward / Inside-Right Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap / 3 Goals (1925) ; Irish League: 5 Caps (1928-1931). Club Honours: (with Linfield) Irish League Champion; Irish Cup Winner 1929/30, 1930/31, 1933/34, Runner-Up 1931/32 ; Gold Cup Winner; City Cup Winner; Co. Antrim Shield Winner 1927/28, 1928/29, 1929/30. Club Career: Teams ........... --Seasons-- Signed League Annsborough Newry Town Cardiff City .... 25/26 .....  Nov-25 0/ 0 Charlton Athletic 26/27 ...... May-26 1/ 0 Linfield .................... Nov-26 Portadown ...................   c/s-35 Biography: One of four McCracken brothers from Castlewellan to appear in the Irish League and one of only five players to score a hattrick for Amateur Ireland. His three goals in three minutes early in the first half of a 1925 amateur international against England leveled the scores at 4-4 before the English eventually regained control of the match to

Charles McCracken

Name: Charles McCracken Born: Castlewellan Position: Outside-Right Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1926). Club Career: Teams Castlewellan Linfield Biography: Younger brother of Dick (Linfield), Bob (Cliftonville) and Harry (Charlton Athletic), Charles McCracken was a much sought after talent as a teenager. Linfield fought off the attentions of Glenavon to claim McCracken's signature during the 1925/26 season. A versatile forward, usually found at outside-right, indeed it was on the wing that he won his only Amateur cap, he was also capable across the forward line. Ireland Amateur Cap Details: 06-11-1926 England H L 0-3 Summary: 1/0. Won 0, Drew 0, Lost 1.

William Sloan

Name: William C. Sloan Position: Centre-Half Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1925) ; Amateur Representative (1925). Club Honours: (with Distillery) Irish Cup Winner 1924/25 ; Gold Cup Winner 1924/25. Club Career: Teams .... --Seasons-- Signed Barn Distillery ............. 1924 Biography: Brother of Andy Sloan , William Sloan was a dashing player, not scientific or possessing a bundle of tricks, but offering a surety and honesty in his play that proved a useful asset in any team for which he played. "... big and strong and is ruthless (without being unfair) in destroying the most carefully laid plans of an opposition vanguard. He tackles with undying determination and does not neglect to use his weight, but with the utmost fairness. Perhaps he is stronger in defence than attack, but just the manner in which he changes the point of attack by throwing the ball to the wings often has the opposition in a tangle. Sloan is one of those men commonly describe

Robert McGuire

Name: Robert Hamilton McGuire Position: Left-Back Representative Honours: Ireland: 2 Amateur Caps (1926-1929) ; Irish League: 1 Cap (1926). Club Honours: (with Cliftonville) Irish Cup Runner-Up 1926/27. Club Career: Teams .............. --Seasons-- Cliftonville Olympic 15/16-17/18 Ormiston ........... 18/19 Linfield Swifts .... 18/19-??/?? Ulster Rangers ..... ??/??-21/22 Dundela ............ 22/23 Crusaders .......... 23/24 Dundela ............ 24/25 Cliftonville ....... 25/26-??/?? Biography: Robert McGuire served a long apprenticeship in intermediate football before breaking into the senior ranks after a decade of earning his spurs. According to the Ireland's Saturday Night there was "evidently something of the itinerant in his make-up" as they recorded a slew of club moves - Cliftonville Olympic for a "triennium"; less than a season with Ormiston; Linfield Swifts then Ulster Rangers; Dundela to Crusaders and back; and finally back t

Frank Morteshed

Name:   Francis Austin  Morteshed ( Mortishead ) Born: 21 April 1897, Summerhill, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary Died: 1948 (age 51) Height: 6.00+ ft Position: Centre-Forward Representative Honours: Ireland: 1 Amateur Cap (1927) . Club Honours: (with Cliftonville ) Irish Cup Runner-Up 1926/ 27; Co. Antrim Shield Winner 1925/26. Club Career: Teams Seasons Signed Fee League FA Cup Other Brantwood - - - - - - Fortwilliam - - - (Alliance Third Division) Cliftonville 24/25-??/?? - Amateur */78 - - TOTALS - £0 - - - Biography: In his day-job, Frank Mortished was a policeman of great courage. He was awarded a British Empire Medal for bravery after, at great personal risk, capturing a man who was subsequently hange
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