Selection Committee
Manager Profile

Manager Details

  • First Appointed: June 1st, 1928


Managerial History


Spell 1 - Jun 1st, 1928 to Jul 1st, 1934

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. John McNinch - 238
2. Jamie Shiels - 182
3. Robert Stewart - 177
4. Billy McCandless - 133
5. David Reid - 128
6. Gordon McDiarmid - 127
7. James King - 111
8. Sidney Howard - 100
9. John Murphy - 98
10. Joseph Cassidy - 84
1. Jamie Shiels - 128
2. John Murphy - 56
3. James McCambridge - 47
4. John Barr - 39
5. Joseph Cassidy - 30
6. James Gilmour - 25
7. James Mitchell - 23
8. Frank Lucas - 17
9. Robert Stoddart - 17
10. Andrew Haddow - 15

First Match In Charge
Aug 22nd, 1928 0 - 3 vs. Belfast Celtic, League (Irish League)

Last Match In Charge
Apr 7th, 1934 1 - 4 vs. Bangor, City Cup

Total Players Used:
104

Biggest Win(s)
Nov 25th, 1933 7 - 0 vs. Newry Town (City), League (Irish League)
Feb 22nd, 1933 7 - 0 vs. Cliftonville, City Cup
Oct 3rd, 1931 7 - 0 vs. Coleraine, League (Irish League)
Sep 3rd, 1930 7 - 0 vs. Newry Town (City), Gold Cup (Round 1)
Feb 2nd, 1929 7 - 0 vs. Queens Island, League (Irish League)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Mar 12th, 1934 0 - 6 vs. Linfield, City Cup
Feb 25th, 1929 0 - 6 vs. Linfield, League (Irish League)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
275 125 49 101 655 538
(45.5%) (17.8%) (36.7%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
132 82 18 32 408 203
(62.1%) (13.6%) (24.2%)

Spell 2 - Jul 2nd, 1934 to Jul 1st, 1940

Most Appearances Top Scorers
1. Steve Mitchell - 192
2. Jack Wallace - 181
3. Wiliam R. Moore - 163
4. John McCartney - 125
5. Matthew Redmond - 123
6. Robert Sclater - 114
7. J.P. Surgenor - 107
8. John McDaid - 99
9. Richard Olphert - 83
10. Joe Smallman - 81
1. Robert Sclater - 137
2. Wiliam R. Moore - 60
3. Jack Wallace - 37
4. George Grant - 27
5. Richard Hargreaves - 25
6. Richard Olphert - 25
7. Jonathan Mitchell - 15
8. Daniel Fisher - 14
9. Daniel McAllister - 12
10. Alexander Weir - 12

First Match In Charge
Aug 18th, 1934 1 - 1 vs. Glentoran, League (Irish League)

Last Match In Charge
Apr 24th, 1940 5 - 0 vs. Ards, League

Total Players Used:
143

Biggest Win(s)
Mar 2nd, 1940 6 - 0 vs. Bangor, League (Irish League)
Dec 25th, 1939 8 - 2 vs. Newry Town (City), League (Irish League)

Heaviest Defeat(s)
Nov 5th, 1938 0 - 8 vs. Belfast Celtic, League (Irish League)
Aug 23rd, 1937 1 - 9 vs. Derry City, League (Irish League)

Overall Record

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
274 109 44 121 554 624
(39.8%) (16.1%) (44.2%)

At Home

Games Won Drawn Lost For Against
132 68 21 43 322 253
(51.5%) (15.9%) (32.6%)

Biography

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Players Signed

New Players Transferred In
Player Date Signed Fee
1. James McCambridge Jun 2nd, 1928
2. William Clarke Jun 2nd, 1928
3. John McNinch Jun 2nd, 1928
4. Sydney Webster Jun 15th, 1928
5. James Mitchell Jun 18th, 1928
6. David Reid Jun 18th, 1928
7. John Reid Jun 23rd, 1928
8. James Woodrow Jun 23rd, 1928
9. Gordon McDiarmid Jun 27th, 1928
10. John Morrow Jul 7th, 1928
11. Patrick Woods Jul 9th, 1928
12. Jamie Shiels Jul 10th, 1928
13. Reg Bentley Aug 15th, 1928
14. John Gough Aug 29th, 1928
15. Richard Shaw Sep 3rd, 1928
16. David Cunning Sep 12th, 1928
17. Sidney Howard Sep 13th, 1928
18. Hugh Gilmore Nov 9th, 1928
19. Walter Clarke Nov 9th, 1928
20. William Parkinson Jan 4th, 1929
21. Edward Quigley Jan 18th, 1929
22. William Kimlin Jan 24th, 1929
23. Joseph Cassidy Jan 28th, 1929
24. P Bonnar Feb 22nd, 1929
25. Samuel Evans Feb 23rd, 1929
26. David Nelson Mar 1st, 1929
27. Thomas Hanna Mar 1st, 1929
28. William Girvan May 3rd, 1929
29. James Kirkwood Jun 14th, 1929
30. Robin Blair Jun 28th, 1929
31. John O'Brien Jun 28th, 1929
32. Alfred Basnett Jul 8th, 1929
33. George Arlow Aug 1st, 1929
34. James O'Reilly Sep 20th, 1929
35. Thomas Kilpatrick Oct 2nd, 1929
36. John Murphy Oct 4th, 1929
37. Johnny Dalrymple Dec 11th, 1929
38. James Shannon Dec 13th, 1929
39. Robert Wilson Apr 4th, 1930
40. James McKean May 1st, 1930
41. James Moore May 2nd, 1930
42. Marcus Armstrong May 9th, 1930
43. Robert Stewart Jul 5th, 1930
44. Billy McCandless Jul 8th, 1930
45. William Black Jul 25th, 1930
46. George Turkington Aug 6th, 1930
47. James Gilmour Nov 20th, 1930 £100
48. William McCready Jan 30th, 1931
49. John Blake Feb 26th, 1931
50. Ronald Cameron Apr 17th, 1931
51. Joseph Jamieson Apr 24th, 1931
52. David Hodge Jul 10th, 1931
53. William Cox Jul 11th, 1931
54. James King Jul 11th, 1931
55. Thomas Lamont Aug 8th, 1931
56. Robert Stoddart Aug 14th, 1931
57. James Surgenor Sep 1st, 1931
58. William Dunlop Sep 4th, 1931
59. David Flannigan Sep 15th, 1931
60. John Barr Sep 16th, 1931
61. William Hood Oct 8th, 1931
62. J.P. Surgenor Dec 18th, 1931
63. Harold Russell May 6th, 1932
64. James McPherson May 14th, 1932
65. James McClelland May 27th, 1932
66. Daniel Paterson May 31st, 1932
67. Alistair McElfatrick Aug 6th, 1932
68. William Paterson Aug 9th, 1932
69. Patrick Lee Sep 2nd, 1932
70. Daniel Martin McAllister Nov 18th, 1932
71. Charlie McIlroy Jan 20th, 1933
72. Jack Wallace May 18th, 1933
73. Gerry Morgan Jun 6th, 1933
74. Ernest Leckey Jun 22nd, 1933
75. Frank Lucas Jun 22nd, 1933
76. Jack Mahood Jul 3rd, 1933
77. John Williamson Sep 1st, 1933
78. William Pollock Oct 20th, 1933
79. Edward McCormack Oct 27th, 1933
80. Sam Gill Dec 21st, 1933
81. James Casson Feb 5th, 1934
82. James Smith Feb 9th, 1934
83. Charles Magee Mar 1st, 1934
84. Matthew Herbison Mar 16th, 1934

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