David Jeffrey
Manager Profile

Manager Details

  • Full Name: David Jeffrey
  • Born: October 28th, 1962 (Newtownards)
  • First Appointed: March 7th, 2016


Managerial History


Mar 7th, 2016 to Present

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Jim Ervin - 208
2. Leroy Millar - 180
3. Tony Kane - 177
4. Cathair Friel - 162
5. Ross Glendinning - 158
6. Steven McCullough - 130
7. Kofi Balmer - 106
8. Jonathan Addis - 101
9. William Faulkner - 99
10. Jonathan McMurray - 98
1. Cathair Friel - 70
2. Tony Kane - 40
3. Jonathan McMurray - 32
4. Leroy Millar - 27
5. Adam Lecky - 21
6. Shay McCartan - 21
7. Paul McElroy - 20
8. Andrew McGrory - 20
9. Kyle Owens - 13
10. Jude Winchester - 11

First Match In Charge
Mar 12th, 2016 0 - 0 vs. Crusaders, League (NIFL Premiership)

Last Match In Charge
Sep 26th, 2021   vs. Coleraine, League

Total Players Used:
95 (108 including unused subs)

Biggest Win(s)
Oct 8th, 2019 6 - 0 vs. Dollingstown, League Cup (Round 3)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Jul 11th, 2019 0 - 7 vs. Malmo, UEFA Europa League (1st Qual. Rnd - Leg 1)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
256 122 39 95 459 377
(47.7%) (15.2%) (37.1%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
139 77 19 43 291 194
(55.4%) (13.7%) (30.9%)

Biography

Playing Honours
(with Linfield)
Irish League: (winners) 1982/1983, 1983/1984, 1984/1985, 1988/1989; (runner-up) 1987/1988
Gold Cup: (winners) 1983/1984, 1984/1985, 1987/1988, 1988/1989; (finalist) 1982/1983
League Cup: (finalist) 1988/1989
Ulster Cup: (winners) 1984/1985; (finalist) 1982/1983
Floodlit Cup: (finalist) 1988/1989, 1991/1992
County Antrim Shield: (winners) 1982/1983, 1983/1984; (finalist) 1989/1990
(with Ards)
County Antrim Shield: (winners) 1993/1994
Irish Cup: (finalist) 1992/1993
Ulster Cup: (finalist) 1992/1993
Floodlit Cup: (finalist) 1993/1994

Managerial Honours
(with Linfield)
Irish League: (winners) 1999/2000, 2000/2001, 2003/2004, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012; (runners-up) 1997/1998, 1998/1999, 2004/2005, 2008/2009, 2013/2014
Irish Cup: (winners) 2001/2002, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012; (finalists) 2000/2001
Setanta Cup: (winners) 2004/2005; (runners-up) 2006/2007
League Cup: (winners) 1997/1998, 1998/1999, 1999/2000, 2001/2002, 2005/2006, 2007/2008; (runners-up) 2002/2003, 2004/2005
Floodlit Cup: (winners) 1997/1998
County Antrim Shield: (winners) 1997/1998, 2000/2001, 2003/2004, 2004/2005, 2005/2006, 2013/2014; (runners-up) 2008/2009, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2012/2013
Charity Shield: (winners) 2000/2001
Manager of the Month: Feb 1998, Mar 1998, Mar 1999, Oct 1999, Dec 1999, Apr 2000, Oct 2000, Dec 2000, Nov 2001, Jan 2002, Jan 2004, Apr 2004, Mar 2005, Sep 2005, Nov 2005, Dec 2005, Jan 2006, Feb 2007, Mar 2007, Apr 2007, Nov 2007, Mar 2008, Apr 2008, Jan 2009, Oct 2009, Apr 2010, Oct 2010, Jan 2011, Apr 2011, Feb 2012, Sep 2013, Dec 2013
Manager of the Year: 1999/2000, 2000/2001, 2003/2004, 2005/2006, 2006/2007, 2007/2008, 2009/2010, 2010/2011, 2011/2012
(with Ballymena United)
League Cup: (winners) 2016/2017
County Antrim Shield: (finalists) 2017/2018
Manager of the Month: Sep 2016, Feb 2017


Players Signed

New Players Transferred In
Player Date Signed Fee
1. Kyle Owens May 6th, 2016
2. Cathair Friel May 6th, 2016
3. Denver Gage May 18th, 2016
4. Conor McCloskey May 30th, 2016
5. Jonathan McMurray Jun 10th, 2016
6. Daniel Wallace Jul 21st, 2016
7. Ross Glendinning Jul 27th, 2016
8. Kofi Balmer Aug 31st, 2016
9. Lee McCune Aug 31st, 2016
10. Joseph McKinney Jan 10th, 2017
11. Michael Kerr Jan 26th, 2017
12. Kevin Braniff Jan 28th, 2017
13. Emmet Friars May 18th, 2017
14. Andrew Burns May 23rd, 2017
15. Michael Gault May 29th, 2017
16. Francis McCaffrey May 31st, 2017
17. Stephen McAlorum Jun 6th, 2017
18. Steven McCullough Jun 9th, 2017
19. Jack Heron Jul 24th, 2017
20. Conor Brennan Jul 27th, 2017
21. Daniel McIlhatton Aug 23rd, 2017
22. Thomas McDermott Jan 29th, 2018
23. Patrick Weir Jan 31st, 2018
24. Conor Quigley Feb 5th, 2018
25. Adam Lecky Jun 11th, 2018
26. Andrew McGrory Jun 11th, 2018
27. Ryan Mayse Jun 11th, 2018
28. Reece Glendinning Jun 11th, 2018
29. Jude Winchester Jul 1st, 2018
30. James Knowles Jul 1st, 2018
31. Jonathan Addis Jul 1st, 2018
32. Shane McGinty Jul 1st, 2018
33. Scot Whiteside Jul 12th, 2018
34. Umar Basit Aug 28th, 2018
35. Ryan Harpur Dec 21st, 2018
36. Jordan Williamson Jan 1st, 2019
37. Declan Carville May 14th, 2019
38. Joshua Kelly Jun 5th, 2019
39. Kenny Kane Jun 10th, 2019
40. Ross Lavery Jun 13th, 2019
41. Ethan Warnock Aug 14th, 2019
42. Leo Brown Aug 24th, 2019
43. Aaron Burns Aug 28th, 2019
44. Joe McCready Jan 30th, 2020
45. Owen McKeown Sep 2nd, 2020
46. Trai Hume Sep 11th, 2020
47. Ryan Waide Sep 16th, 2020
48. Ross Redman Sep 22nd, 2020
49. Ciaran Kelly Sep 29th, 2020
50. Shay McCartan Sep 29th, 2020
51. Kavan Keenan Sep 29th, 2020
52. Paul McElroy Oct 1st, 2020
53. Sean Graham Dec 11th, 2020
54. Conor Keeley Jan 11th, 2021
55. Ben Wylie Jan 23rd, 2021
56. Tom Mathieson Jan 31st, 2021
57. Lee Chapman Jul 5th, 2021
58. Daniel Bramall Aug 17th, 2021
59. Jonté Smith Sep 17th, 2021

Youth Players Signed on Professional Terms
Player Pro Terms Signed
1. Francis Nolan Aug 31st, 2016
2. Spencer Beattie Aug 11th, 2017
3. Dean Lewis Aug 11th, 2017
4. Jordan McMullan Aug 23rd, 2017
5. Connor Friel Jul 3rd, 2019
6. Arynn Annett Aug 5th, 2019
7. Craig Farquhar Jan 2nd, 2020
8. Dylan Graham Sep 28th, 2020
First Signing

Kyle Owens
on May 6th, 2016