James Costello Player Profile

Player Details



Playing History

Season Win % Draw % Loss %
2012-2013 7 (5) 1 0 0 33.3% 8.3% 58.3%
2011-2012 23 (10) 8 1 0 45.5% 21.2% 33.3%
Totals: 30 (15) 9


 Apps = First Team Appearances (Sub Appearances) | Gls = Goals
 GtGR = Goals to Games Ratio | W/D/L - Games won, drawn or lost as percentage of games played in
 Yel = Yellow Cards/Cautions | Red = Red Cards/Dismissals

 Recent First Team Starts
 01/12/12 IFA Premiership vs. Donegal Celtic (A) 0 - 1
 27/11/12 Final vs. Linfield (N) 1 - 1
 24/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (A) 1 - 2
 17/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Cliftonville (H) 0 - 8
 10/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (H) 2 - 1

 Recent First Team Goals
 10/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (H) 2 - 1
 21/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Glenavon (H) 2 - 2
 14/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Carrick Rangers (H) 3 - 0
 10/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Dungannon Swifts (A) 4 - 2
 07/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Donegal Celtic (A) 3 - 0

 List of Goals Scored (click to expand)
 10/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (H)  2 - 1
 21/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Glenavon (H)  2 - 2
 14/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Carrick Rangers (H)  3 - 0
 14/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Carrick Rangers (H)  3 - 0
 14/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Carrick Rangers (H)  3 - 0
 10/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Dungannon Swifts (A)  4 - 2
 07/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Donegal Celtic (A)  3 - 0
 07/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Donegal Celtic (A)  3 - 0
 31/01/12 IFA Premiership vs. Portadown (H)  1 - 2

 List of Games Played (click to expand)
 26/12/12 IFA Premiership vs. Coleraine (H)  0 - 2
 15/12/12 IFA Premiership vs. Glenavon (A)  1 - 4
 08/12/12 IFA Premiership vs. Portadown (H)  1 - 2
 01/12/12 IFA Premiership vs. Donegal Celtic (A)  0 - 1
 27/11/12 Final vs. Linfield (N)  1 - 1
 24/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (A)  1 - 2
 17/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Cliftonville (H)  0 - 8
 10/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (H)  2 - 1
 05/11/12 Quarter final vs. Linfield (H)  0 - 6
 02/11/12 IFA Premiership vs. Dungannon Swifts (A)  3 - 1
 09/10/12 Round 3 vs. HW Welders (H)  3 - 1
 11/08/12 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (H)  2 - 0
 28/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Distillery (A)  3 - 2
 21/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Glenavon (H)  2 - 2
 14/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Carrick Rangers (H)  3 - 0
 10/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Dungannon Swifts (A)  4 - 2
 07/04/12 IFA Premiership - Section B vs. Donegal Celtic (A)  3 - 0
 24/03/12 IFA Premiership vs. Glentoran (A)  2 - 1
 17/03/12 IFA Premiership vs. Dungannon Swifts (H)  1 - 1
 10/03/12 IFA Premiership vs. Distillery (H)  2 - 2
 03/03/12 Quarter final vs. Newry (A)  2 - 1
 25/02/12 IFA Premiership vs. Glenavon (A)  2 - 0
 17/02/12 IFA Premiership vs. Carrick Rangers (A)  3 - 1
 11/02/12 Round 6 vs. Derriaghy CC (H)  3 - 1
 04/02/12 IFA Premiership vs. Cliftonville (H)  0 - 1
 31/01/12 IFA Premiership vs. Portadown (H)  1 - 2
 20/01/12 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (A)  2 - 2
 17/01/12 IFA Premiership vs. Glentoran (H)  0 - 3
 14/01/12 Round 5 vs. Distillery (A)  2 - 1
 07/01/12 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (H)  1 - 2
 31/12/11 IFA Premiership vs. Donegal Celtic (H)  2 - 2
 10/12/11 IFA Premiership vs. Glenavon (A)  0 - 3
 03/12/11 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (A)  0 - 1
 16/11/11 Quarter final vs. Dergview (A)  6 - 2
 15/10/11 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (A)  2 - 3
 12/10/11 Round 3 vs. Bangor (A)  2 - 0
 01/10/11 IFA Premiership vs. Dungannon Swifts (H)  1 - 1
 24/09/11 IFA Premiership vs. Glentoran (A)  4 - 2
 07/09/11 Quarter final vs. Linfield (H)  0 - 1
 03/09/11 IFA Premiership vs. Linfield (H)  1 - 2
 30/08/11 IFA Premiership vs. Carrick Rangers (H)  0 - 2
 26/08/11 IFA Premiership vs. Donegal Celtic (A)  3 - 2
 20/08/11 IFA Premiership vs. Crusaders (A)  0 - 3
 13/08/11 IFA Premiership vs. Glenavon (H)  3 - 3
 06/08/11 IFA Premiership vs. Distillery (A)  4 - 1


Biography

Costello started his football career with spells as a young rookie at Newry City, Portadown and his hometown club Rathfriland Rangers, it wasn't until the summer of 2007 that the 21-year-old striker really started to make headway in the Irish League when he signed by Carrick Rangers manager Stephen Small.

To be continued...


Honours
(with Carrick Rangers)
Steel and Sons Cup: (finalist) 2008/2009
(with Ballymena United)
County Antrim Shield: (winner) 2012/2013
(with Dungannon Swifts)
Mid Ulster Cup: (winner) 2012/2013

Last updated: 2 April 2017

Last updated: 2 May 2017



Debut

August 6th, 2011
(Lisburn) Distillery 1 - 4 Ballymena United

League (IFA Premiership)


Timeline

  • Date of Birth

    James was born on this date in Rathfriland.

  • Signed For Ballymena United

    Costello started his football career with spells as a young rookie at Newry City, Portadown and his hometown club Rathfriland Rangers, it wasn't until the summer of 2007 that the 21-year-old striker really started to make headway in the Irish League when he signed by Carrick Rangers manager Stephen Small.

  • BALLYMENA United sit top of the Carling IFA Premiership after a convincing four goal opening day victory over Lisburn Distillery.

  • Portadown cut Linfield's lead at the top of the Premiership table to four points as two Matthew Paget goals earned the Ports victory at Ballymena.

  • BALLYMENA United bounced back in style at the Showgrounds today, recording a first victory over Crusaders in 12 games after an 82nd minute winner from James Costello.

  • BALLYMENA United slumped to their six successive league defeat at the hands of arch-rivals Coleraine on Wednesday, extending their winless run against their neighbours to 11 games.