Joe Bambrick 1928-1929 European Season
Author: Davide Basile, 08/07/2018
Irish First Division
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TOTAL: Goals = 72+ Matches = 48+ Ratio = 1,5 Goals in a match(11 Hat-Tricks): [Note]: Hat-trick = 3+ goals in a single match [Note]: Not counting double Hat-Tricks 5 goals in a match = 0x 4 goals in a match = 6x 3 goals in a match = 5x 2 goals in a match = 9x 1 goal in a match = 15x + Victims(14): Distillery(10+), Queen’s Island(10), Glenavon(8), Ballymena(6), Bangor(6), Belfast Celtic(6), Cliftonville(6), Ards(5), Glentoran(4), Portadown(4), Larne(3), Newry Town(2), Broadway United(1), Coleraine(1). Positions(2): CF [Centre-Forward]: 72 goals & 47 matches RW [Right Winger]: 0 goals & 1 match Home & Away: Home matches: 31 goals & 20 matches Away matches: 32 goals & 23+ matches Neutral ground: 9+ goals & 5+ matches Season Turns: 1928: 36 goals & 24+ matches 1929: 36+ goals & 24+ matches Competitions(7): Irish First Division: 41 goals & 25 matches Condor Cup: 0 goals & ? matches Gold Cup: 6 goals & 4 matches Irish Cup: 2 goals & 3 matches County Antrim Shield: 7 goals & 4 matches City Cup: 12 goals & 11 matches Charity Cup: 4+ goals & 1+ matches Info: Joe Bambrick was the 1928-1929 European Season top scorer with 72+ goals. Joe Bambrick was the 1928-1929 Irish First Division top scorer with 41 goals.
Irish First Division 1st: 22/08/1928 Linfield FC - Coleraine 0-2 (0-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: 198£. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Moorhead, M’Cleery - Houston, Somerset, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Irish First Division 2nd: 25/08/1928 Ards - Linfield FC 2-4 (1-1) Place: Newtownards. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Bowen, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Adams, Matthews, M’Cracken.
Condor Cup: 29/08/1928 Bohemians - Linfield FC 0-0 (0-0) Place: Dublin. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: -. [Note]: Not sure whether Bambrick played, but he obviously didn’t score. [Note]: Missing match data. If you have any additional information please contact ARFTS
Irish First Division 3rd: 01/09/1928 Linfield FC - Cliftonville 3-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 106 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, M’Cracken, M’Cleery - Houston, Somerset, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), Houston.
Gold Cup - First Round: 05/09/1928 Distillery - Linfield FC 1-5 (1-3) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. Ward. Gate: 200 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: Bambrick(3, 1 pen.), M’Caw(2).
Irish First Division 4th: 08/09/1928 Glentoran - Linfield FC 2-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 350 £ (more than 15,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick.
Irish First Division 5th: 15/09/1928 Linfield FC - Distillery 3-2 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 272 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Ferguson, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2, 1 pen.), Houston.
Gold Cup - Second Round: 19/09/1928 Linfield FC - Coleraine 3-0 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: Fogg. Gate: 379 £ (12,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Moorehead(2, 1 pen.), M’Caw.
Irish First Division 6th: 29/09/1928 Bangor - Linfield FC 1-3 (0-1) Place: Bangor. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick, Houston, M’Caw.
Gold Cup - Semi-Final: 03/10/1928 Linfield FC - Glenavon 3-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast (neutral ground: Celtic Park). Referee: P. Craigmyle. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3).
Irish First Division 7th: 06/10/1928 Newry Town - Linfield FC 3-4 (0-4) Place: Newry. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - M’Guire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw (sent off). Goals: M’Cracken(2), Somerset, Hamilton (own goal).
Irish First Division 8th: 13/10/1928 Linfield FC - Glenavon 4-1 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Somerset. Goals: Bambrick(3), Matthews.
Irish First Division 9th: 20/10/1928 Ballymena - Linfield FC 4-2 (2-1) Place: Ballymena. Referee: ?. Gate: 117 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Strain - Thompson, Frame - Adams, Moorehead, M’Clean - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Magowan. Goals: Bambrick, Matthews.
Irish First Division 10th: 27/10/1928 Linfield FC - Queen’s Island 8-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Frame - H. M’Cracken, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, C. M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Guire. Goals: Bambrick(4), M’Guire(2), Houston, C. M’Cracken.
Irish First Division 11th: 03/11/1928 Portadown - Linfield FC 1-2 (1-0) Place: Portadown. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Adams, H. M’Cracken, M’Cleery - Houston, C. M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, J. M’Guire. Goals: Bambrick, H. M’Cracken.
Irish First Division 12th: 07/11/1928 Linfield FC - Belfast Celtic 2-2 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: A. E. Fogg. Gate: 496 £ (ca. 20,000 spectators). Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Maguire, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Wilson. Goals: Bambrick, M’Cracken.
Irish First Division 13th: 17/11/1928 Larne - Linfield FC 0-4 (0-3) Place: Larne. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, Wilson. Goals: Wilson(3), Bambrick.
Irish Cup - First Round: 24/11/1928 Linfield FC - Larne 3-2 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: M’Caw(2), M’Cleery.
Irish First Division 14th: 01/12/1928 Coleraine - Linfield FC 2-0 (0-0) Place: Coleraine. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - Adams, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: -.
Irish First Division 15th: 08/12/1928 Linfield FC - Ards 6-1 (3-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Bowen, Frame - Cochrane, Moorehead, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3), Gallagher(2), M’Cracken.
Irish First Division 16th: 15/12/1928 Cliftonville - Linfield FC 1-5 (1-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Bowen - Jones, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Gallagher, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), M’Caw(2), M’Cracken.
Irish First Division 17th: 22/12/1928 Linfield FC - Glentoran 4-3 (2-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Moorehead, Frame - Jones, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Somerset, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(3), Jones.
Irish First Division 18th: 25/12/1928 Distillery - Linfield FC 2-3 (2-2) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 388 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: Gallagher(2), Bambrick.
Irish First Division 19th: 26/12/1928 Linfield FC - Bangor 4-1 (1-1) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: 107 £. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: ?. Goals: Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw, Frame.
Irish First Division 20th: 29/12/1928 Linfield FC - Newry Town 3-1 (1-0) Place: Belfast. Referee: ?. Gate: ?. Coach: Committee. Linfield FC: Rainey - Thompson, Frame - Jones, Pyper, M’Cleery - Houston, M’Cracken, Bambrick, Matthews, M’Caw. Goals: Bambrick(2), M’Cracken (pen.).
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