Author: Davide Basile, 17/06/2018
Joe Bambrick 1927-1928 European Season
Irish First Division
1st 2x
2nd 1x
3rd 3x
4th 3x
5th 1x
6th 0x
7th 4x
8th 0x
9th 2x
10th 0x
11th 4x
12th 1x
13th 5x
14th 3x
15th 0x
16th 1x
17th 1x
18th 0x
19th 0x
20th 2x
21st 0x
22nd 0x
23rd 0x
24th 1x
25th 2x
26th -
TOTAL: Goals = 81 Matches = 51 Ratio = 1,59 Goals in a match (13 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 = 5x 3 goals in a match = 7x 2 goals in a match = 11x 1 goal in a match = 13x Victims(14): Ards(11), Belfast Celtic(9), Bangor(8), Cliftonville(8), Glenavon(8), Coleraine(7), Distillery(7), Glentoran(7), Larne(6), Portadown(3), Barn(2), Crusaders(2), Newry Town(2), Queen’s Island(1). Positions(1): CF [Centre-Forward]: 81 goals & 51 matches Home & Away: Home matches: 49 goals & 23 matches Away matches: 19 goals & 20 matches Neutral ground: 13 goals & 8 matches Season Turns: 1927: 43 goals & 24 matches 1928: 38 goals & 27 matches Competitions(6): Irish First Division: 36 goals & 25 matches Gold Cup: 12 goals & 4 matches Irish Cup: 1 goal & 1 match County Antrim Shield: 8 goals & 6 matches City Cup: 17 goals & 12 matches Charity Cup: 7 goals & 3 matches Info: Joe Bambrick was the 1927-1928 European Season top scorer with 81 goals.
Irish First Division 1st: 20/08/1927 Linfield – Glentoran 6-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 211£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, H. Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Houston (2), Bambrick (2), Adams, M’Caw.
Irish First Division 2nd: 27/08/1927 Barn – Linfield 1-1 (1-1) Place: Carrickfergus. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Singleton, H. Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick.
Gold Cup – First Round: 30/08/1927 Linfield - Portadown 4-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw, Bambrick (2), Snodden.
Irish First Division 3rd: 03/09/1927 Linfield – Cliftonville 5-1 (4-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3), M’Caw, Adams.
Gold Cup – Second Round: 07/09/1927 Linfield - Distillery 7-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Moorhead (pen.), Bambrick (4), Houston, Pyper.
Irish First Division 4th: 10/09/1927 Glenavon – Linfield 3-5 (2-4) Place: Lurgan. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Quinn, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3), M’Caw, Moorhead (pen.).
Irish First Division 5th: 17/09/1927 Linfield – Belfast Celtic 2-2 (0-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 585£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Moorhead (pen.), Bambrick.
Irish First Division 6th: 24/09/1927 Linfield – Distillery 0-0 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Snodden, Moorhead, Holmes – J. Quinn, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Gold Cup – Semi-Final: 28/09/1927 Linfield - Glenavon 3-1 (2-0) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Cliftonville). Referee: W. M’Clean. Gate: 130£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3).
Irish First Division 7th: 01/10/1927 Linfield – Bangor 8-4 (3-3) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Maguire, M. Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (4), Matthews (2), Miller, Maguire.
Irish First Division 8th: 08/10/1927 Queen’s Island – Linfield 1-4 (1-3) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 115£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Frame – Adams, Snodden, Holmes – Houston, Quinn, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Matthews, M’Caw, Quinn, Houston.
Irish First Division 9th: 15/10/1927 Linfield - Larne 3-4 (2-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Maguire, Snodden, Holmes – Houston, Adams, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (2), Adams.
Irish First Division 10th: 29/10/1927 Newry Town – Linfield 1-0 (1-0) Place: Newry. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Snodden, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Irish First Division 11th: 5/11/1927 Linfield - Coleraine 7-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Miller, Matthews, M’Caw, Bambrick (4).
Irish First Division 12th: 12/11/1927 Portadown – Linfield 1-4 (0-3) Place: Portadown. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Houston, M’Caw, Matthews.
Irish First Division 13th: 19/11/1927 Linfield – Ards 8-4 (7-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Maguire, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (5), Houston, Miller, M’Caw.
Irish Cup – First Round: 26/11/1927 Coleraine – Linfield 5-2 (1-0) Place: Coleraine. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Bowen – Maguire, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, M’Caw.
Irish First Division 14th: 3/12/1927 Glentoran – Linfield 1-5 (1-3) Place: Belfast. Referee: 168£. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Pyper, Frame – Snodden, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw (2), Bambrick (3).
Irish First Division 15th: 10/12/1927 Linfield – Barn 2-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Pyper, Frame – Snodden, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw, Matthews.
Irish First Division 16th: 17/12/1927 Cliftonville – Linfield 1-3 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 157£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Snodden, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Moorhead (pen.), Houston, Bambrick.
Irish First Division 17th: 24/12/1927 Linfield – Glenavon 3-0 () Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: Bambrick, M’Caw, Houston. [Note]: Bambrick probably played as a Centre-Forward.
Irish First Division 18th: 26/12/1927 Belfast Celtic – Linfield 1-1 (0-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: W. D. Cameron. Gate: 660£ (22,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Moorhead, Frame – Maguire, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, M’Cracken (sent off), Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw.
Irish First Division 19th: 27/12/1927 Distillery – Linfield 3-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: D. Cameron. Gate: 327£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Holmes, Bowden – Snodden, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Adams, M’Caw. Goals: Moorhead, M’Caw.
Irish First Division 20th: 31/12/1927 Bangor – Linfield 1-5 (0-2) Place: Bangor. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Holmes, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw (2), Bambrick (2), Somerset.
Irish First Division 21st: 07/01/1928 Linfield – Queen’s Island 1-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 66£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Holmes, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset.
Irish First Division 22nd: 14/01/1928 Ards – Linfield 1-1 (0-1) Place: Newtownards. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Holmes, Frame – Maguire, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset.
Irish First Division 23rd: 21/01/1928 Linfield – Newry Town 3-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ca. 5,000 spectators. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Moorhead, Somerset, M’Caw.
Irish First Division 24th: 28/01/1928 Coleraine – Linfield 1-4 (0-2) Place: Coleraine. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Kinsella (own goal), Houston, M’Caw.
City Cup 1st: 25/02/1928 Linfield – Queen’s Island 3-0 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Maguire, Pyper, Adams – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw (2), Bambrick.
County Antrim Shield – Second Round (Quarter finals): 29/02/1928 Linfield - Belfast Celtic 3-3 (2-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: C. M’Lean. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3). Notes: Linfield received a bye for the First Round.
City Cup 2nd: 03/03/1928 Bangor – Linfield 2-5 (0-4) //Joe Bambrick didn’t play against Bangor.
County Antrim Shield – Second Round (Quarter finals) replay: 05/03/1928 Belfast Celtic – Linfield 1-2 (0-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Miller.
Irish First Division 25th: 10/03/1928 Larne – Linfield 1-3 (1-1) Place: Larne. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Maguire, Adams, Holmes – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Ilveen. Goals: Somerset, Bambrick (2).
City Cup 3rd: 17/03/1928 Linfield – Distillery 4-0 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 169£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3), Somerset.
Gold Cup – Final: 21/03/1928 Linfield – Belfast Celtic 3-2 (3-1) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Grosvenor Park). Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: 300£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (3).
City Cup 4th: 24/03/1928 Portadown – Linfield 1-2 (1-2) Place: Portadown. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Miller, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Cracken. Goals: Somerset, Miller.
Irish First Division 26th: 27/03/1928 Linfield – Portadown 2-1 (0-1) //Joe Bambrick didn’t play against Portadown.
City Cup 5th: 31/03/1928 Glenavon – Linfield 2-1 (1-1) Place: Lurgan. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick.
County Antrim Shield – Semi-Final: 04/04/1928 Linfield – Bangor 0-0 (0-0) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Grosvenor Park). Referee: W. M’Lean. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, Ferguson, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: -.
City Cup 6th: 07/04/1928 Linfield – Newry Town 4-3 (1-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: W. Cowan. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Houston, Ferguson, Bambrick, M’Cracken, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (2), M’Caw, M’Cracken.
City Cup 7th: 09/04/1928 Belfast Celtic – Linfield 2-2 (2-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 519£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Holmes – Houston, Ferguson, Bambrick, M’Cracken, M’Caw. Goals: M’Cracken, Ferguson.
City Cup 8th: 10/04/1928 Linfield – Larne 3-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Ferguson, “Newman”, Bambrick, M’Cracken, M’Caw. Goals: “Newman”, Bambrick (2).
City Cup 9th: 14/04/1928 Glentoran – Linfield 0-2 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Ferguson, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (2).
County Antrim Shield – Semi-Final replay: 18/04/1928 Linfield – Bangor 3-2 (3-2) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Grosvenor Park). Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Houston, Somerset, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset, Bambrick (2).
City Cup 10th: 21/04/1928 Linfield – Ards 4-1 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick (4).
County Antrim Shield – Final: 24/04/1928 Linfield – Ards 1-1 (1-0) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Cliftonville). Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: M’Cracken.
City Cup 11th: 28/04/1928 Cliftonville – Linfield 1-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, Holmes – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: -.
County Antrim Shield – Final replay: 02/05/1928 Linfield – Ards 4-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast (neutral gound: Cliftonville). Referee: W. M’Lean. Gate: 208£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset, Bambrick (2), M’Cracken.
City Cup 12th: 05/05/1928 Linfield – Coleraine 2-1 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Maguire, Adams, Holmes – Ferguson, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset, Bambrick.
Charity Cup – First Round: 07/05/1928 Cliftonville – Linfield 0-6 (0-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 130£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Bowen – Adams, Pyper, Maguire – Ferguson, Somerset, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Somerset (2), Bambrick (4).
City Cup 13th: 14/05/1928 Linfield – Barn 2-2 () Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield: ?. Goals: Houston, Bambrick. [Note]: Bambrick probably played as a Centre-Forward.
Charity Cup – Semi-Final: 15/05/1928 Linfield – Crusaders 4-1 (2-0) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Cliftonville). Referee: ?. Gate: 114£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Bowen, Frame – Adams, Ferguson, Maguire – Houston, Somerset, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Wright (own goal), Bambrick (2), Somerset.
Charity Cup – Final: 19/05/1928 Linfield – Belfast Celtic 4-0 (1-0) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Cliftonville). Referee: W. M’Lean. Gate: 450£. Coach: Committee. Linfield: Strain – Thompson, Frame – Adams, Moorhead, M’Cleery – Houston, Somerset, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Moorhead, Houston, Somerset.