Joe Bambrick 1929
Author: Davide Basile, 31/07/2018
[Note]: Missing Ireland reports. TOTAL: Goals = 82+ Matches = 50+ Ratio = 1,57 Linfield FC: Goals = 80+ Matches = 47+ Ratio = 1,70 Ireland: Goals = 2 Matches = 3 Ratio = 0,66.. Goals in a match(14 Hat-Tricks): [Note]: Hat-trick = 3+ goals in a single match [Note]: Not counting double Hat-Tricks 5 goals in a match = 1x 4 goals in a match = 7x 3 goals in a match = 6x 2 goals in a match = 7x 1 goal in a match = 15x Competitions(8): [Note]: Not counting friendly matches for national team as a competition. Irish First Division: 52 goals & 24 matches Condor Cup: 1 goal & 1 match Gold Cup: 1 goal & 2 matches Irish Cup: 3 goals & 4 matches County Antrim Shield: 7 goals & 4 matches City Cup: 12 goals & 11 matches Charity Cup: 4+ goals & 1+ matches British Championship: 2 goals & 3 matches Info: Best Goalscorers in a Year. Joe Bambrick was the 1929 year top scorer with 82+ goals.
Irish First Division 21st: 05/01/1929 Glenavon - Linfield FC 2-3 (2-1) Place: Lurgan. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Bowen - Jones, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), Gallagher.
Irish Cup - Second Round (Quarter Finals): 12/01/1929 Cliftonville - Linfield FC 2-6 (2-3) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - Jones, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), M’Caw(2), Gallagher, Houston.
Irish First Division 23rd: 19/01/1929 Queen’s Island - Linfield FC 2-8 (0-5) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Cochrane, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(4), M’Caw(2), Somerset, Cochrane.
County Antrim Shield - First Round: 23/01/1929 Linfield FC - Ards 2-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Grosvenor Park). Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Frame - Cochrane, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, Wilson. Goals: Bambrick, Houston.
Irish First Division 24th: 26/01/1929 Linfield FC - Portadown 5-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Payne - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Eustace, Somerset, Bambrick, Gallagher, Wilson. Goals: Somerset(3), Bambrick, Wilson.
Irish First Division 25th: 02/02/1929 Belfast Celtic - Linfield FC 5-0 (1-0) //Joe Bambrick didn’t play against Belfast Celtic.
Irish Cup - Semi-Finals: 09/02/1929 Belfast Celtic - Linfield FC 3-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: M. Quinn. Gate: 1,100 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Frame - M’Guire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: -.
City Cup 1st: 16/02/1929 Linfield FC - Portadown 5-2 (3-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), M’Caw (2), Matthews.
County Antrim Shield - Second Round: 20/02/1929 Ballymena - Linfield FC 1-2 (0-1) Place: Ballymena. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: Bambrick, Somerset.
Irish First Division 22nd: 25/02/1929 Linfield FC - Ballymena 6-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Patton, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(4), M’Caw, Houston.
City Cup 2nd: 02/03/1929 Ards - Linfield FC 1-4 (0-1) Place: Newtownards. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Crymble, Frame - M’Guire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset(2), M’Caw(2).
County Antrim Shield - Semi-Finals: 06/03/1929 Linfield FC - Distillery 11-3 (5-1) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Solitude). Referee: H. E. Hull. Gate: 130 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Crymble, Frame - M’Guire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(4), Somerset, M’Caw (4), M’Cracken, Houston.
City Cup 3rd: 16/03/1929 Linfield FC - Coleraine 3-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Crymble, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Houston, Somerset.
Gold Cup - Final: 18/03/1929 Linfield FC - Ards 3-1 (1-0) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Oval). Referee: ?. Gate: 188 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw (sent off). Goals: Houston, Moorehead(pen.), Somerset.
City Cup 4th: 23/03/1929 Larne - Linfield FC 3-4 (3-3) Place: Larne. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), Moorehead, M’Cleery.
Irish First Division 26th: 27/03/1929 Linfield FC - Larne 1-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Payne - Thompson, Graham - M’Guire, Adams, M’Cleery - Bambrick, M’Caw, Somerset, Matthews, Meharg. Goals: Adams. [Note]: Bambrick played the first half as an outside right but went back to centre-forward after the interval.
City Cup 5th: 01/04/1929 Linfield FC - Cliftonville 7-0 (4-0) //Joe Bambrick didn’t play against Cliftonville.
City Cup 6th: 02/04/1929 Glentoran - Linfield FC 0-2 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 365 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Guire - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, M’Cleery, Meharg. Goals: Meharg, M’Cracken.
City Cup 7th: 06/04/1929 Linfield FC - Distillery 0-0 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 148 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, Meharg. Goals: -.
County Antrim Shield - Final: 10/04/1929 Linfield FC - Broadway United 2-1 (0-1) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Grosvenor Park). Referee: T. Hull. Gate: 270 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - M’Guire, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Meharg. Goals: Bambrick, Meharg.
City Cup 8th: 13/04/1929 Newry Town - Linfield FC 2-4 (0-2) //Joe Bambrick didn’t play against Newry Town.
City Cup 9th: 20/04/1929 Linfield FC - Queen’s Island 3-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 70 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - W. Brown, Frame - Adams, M’Cracken, M’Guire - Houston, Matthews, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), Houston.
City Cup 10th: 27/04/1929 Bangor - Linfield FC 1-5 (4-0) Place: Bangor. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Brown, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(4, 1 pen.), M’Cracken.
City Cup 11th: 04/05/1929 Glenavon - Linfield FC 1-2 (0-1) Place: Lurgan. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Brown, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Cleery, M’Cracken.
Charity Cup - First Round: 07/05/1929 Belfast Celtic - Linfield FC 0-5 (0-4) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. Bell. Gate: 302 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Brown, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Meharg. Goals: Bambrick(4), M’Cracken.
City Cup 12th: 11/05/1929 Linfield FC - Ballymena 3-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: I. Caswell. Gate: 409 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - M’Guire, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw, Moorehead(pen.), Houston.
City Cup 13th: 14/05/1929 Belfast Celtic - Linfield FC 3-2 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: Bambrick, Frame.
Charity Cup - Semi-Final: 16/05/1929 Distillery - Linfield FC 2-1 () Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Solitude). Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: ?. [Note]: Not sure whether Bambrick played or whether he scored Linfield FC’s goal. [Note]: Missing match data. If you have any additional information please contact ARFTS
Irish First Division 1st: 21/08/1929 Linfield - Coleraine 7-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: J. H. Hull. Gate: 310£ (“a couple of thousand spectators”) Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - Sloan, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Moorehead, M’Intyre(own goal), Bambrick(3), M’Cracken(2).
Irish First Division 2nd: 24/08/1929 Distillery - Linfield 2-5 (0-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. Josephs. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(4), M’Cracken.
Condor Cup: 28/08/1929 Linfield - Bohemians 4-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw(2), Bambrick, Matthews.
Irish First Division 3rd: 31/08/1929 Linfield - Bangor 3-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Moorehead, Sloan.
Gold Cup - First Round: 04/09/1929 Derry City - Linfield 3-1 (3-1) Place: Derry. Referee: ?. Gate: 360£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick.
Irish First Division 4th: 07/09/1929 Glentoran - Linfield 3-3 (1-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: P. Craigmyle. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Moorehead, Frame - Adams, Sloan, M’Cleery - Houston, Sayers, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Frame, Sayers, Bambrick.
Irish First Division 5th: 14/09/1929 Linfield - Portadown 3-3 (x-x) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: Bambrick(3).
Irish First Division 6th: 21/09/1929 Ballymena - Linfield 1-4 (0-3) Place: Ballymena. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3), M’Caw.
Irish First Division 7th: 28/09/1929 Linfield - Derry City 6-2 (2-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: W. J. Caswell. Gate: 372£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Wilson - Adams, Sloan, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(5, 1 pen.), M’Caw.
Irish First Division 8th: 5/10/1929 Belfast Celtic - Linfield 1-3 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. Button. Gate: 618£ (over 20,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3).
Irish First Division 9th: 12/10/1929 Linfield - Ards 2-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: G. T. Davies. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - Adams, Sloan, Meharg - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Cracken, Bambrick.
Irish First Division 10th: 26/10/1929 Newry Town - Linfield 2-4 (1-3) Place: Newry. Referee: H. E. Hull. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Black - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3), Matthews.
Irish First Division 11th: 2/11/1929 Cliftonville - Linfield 0-3 (0-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. Button. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: M’Cracken, Sloan, Bambrick.
Irish First Division 12th: 9/11/1929 Linfield - Glenavon 5-2 () Place: Belfast. Referee: G. Stephenson. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: Bambrick(2), Matthews, M’Cracken, Sloan.
Irish First Division 13th: 16/11/1929 Larne - Linfield 1-5 (1-0) Place: Larne. Referee: W. P. Harper. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: M’Cracken, Bambrick(4).
Irish First Division 14th: 23/11/1929 Coleraine - Linfield 0-0 (0-0) Place: Coleraine. Referee: A. Button. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: -.
Irish Cup - First Round: 30/11/1929 Distillery - Linfield 0-0 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Irish Cup - First Round replay: 4/12/1929 Linfield - Distillery 3-1 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: 185£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Sloan - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Cracken, Matthews, Bambrick.
Irish First Division 15th: 7/12/1929 Linfield - Distillery 4-2 () Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Sloan, Adams - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Adams, Bambrick, M’Cracken, Somerset.
Irish First Division 16th: 14/12/1929 Bangor - Linfield 1-0 (0-0) Place: Bangor. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - M’Cleery, Moorehead, Adams - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Irish First Division 17th: 21/12/1929 Linfield - Glentoran 3-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 400£ (over 12,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: Bambrick(3).
Irish First Division 18th: 25/12/1929 Portadown - Linfield 1-1 (1-1) (abandoned after 55 minutes) Place: Portadown. Referee: A. Bell. Gate: 101£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Brown, Watson - Jones, Sloan, M’Cleery - Barr, Somerset, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Matthews. [Note]: This match was abandoned and it didn't count because it was replayed in 3/2/1930.
Irish First Division 19th: 26/12/1929 Linfield - Ballymena 4-7 (1-5) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 531£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Rainey - Frame, Watson - Jones, Sloan, M’Cleery - Ferguson, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Frame, M’Cleery, Bambrick(2).
Irish First Division 20th: 28/12/1929 Derry City - Linfield 0-2 (0-1) Place: Derry. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: M’Caw, Bambrick.