Sunday, 14 June 2009

Bangor FC

Founded: 1918
Names: Bangor (1918-date)
Ground History: Clandeboye Park
Main Colours: Gold and Blue
Club Website: www.bangorfc.com

League History:
Irish League 1927/28-1994/95, Premier Division 1995/96, First Division 1996/97-2007/08, IFA Premiership 2008/09, IFA Championship 2009/10-date.

Managerial History:
Selected pre-1988
Tommy Stevenson (1920s), Ben Jones (resigned 1938), Gerry Wright (WW2), Billy McDevitt (50s), Andy Wylie (50s), Joe Duff (50s), Haydn Green (50s), Lincoln Hyde (50s), Gibby McKenzie (50s), Chris Duffy (50s), Sammy Smyth (Appointed 1955), Billy Hanna (late-50s), Clancy McDermott (Appointed 1962), Charlie Tully (Jan ’64-Apr’ 65 & Jan ‘68-Jul ‘71), Bertie Neill (mid-70s), Billy Neill, Jim Emery, Billy Johnston, Bertie Neill, Eric Halliday, Billy Humphries (1983-1985), Ronnie McQuillan (Appointed 1985)

Since 1988
John Flanagan (Feb ‘88-Sep ’92)
Nigel Best (Sep ’92-Nov ’94)
Rod Collins (Jan ‘95-May’ 95)
Paul Malone (Jun ’95-Nov ‘95)
Andy Dougan (Dec ’95-Feb ‘97)
Colin McCurdy (Mar ’97)
David Chisholm (May ‘97-May’98)
Stephen McBride (May ‘98-Nov ’98)
Alan Campbell (Nov ‘98-Sep ’99)
Alan Fraser (Sep ’99-Oct ‘00)
Lee Doherty (Nov ’00-May ’03)
Eric Halliday (May ‘03-Apr ’05)
George Dunlop (Apr ’05-May ’07)
Paul Millar (May ‘07-May’ 08)
Marty Quinn (May ’08-Feb ’09)
Colin McCurdy (Feb ’09-Sep '10)
Frankie Wilson (Sep '10-date)

Club Honours:
(Senior)
Irish League Runners-Up (1) 1990/91
Irish Cup Winners (1) 1992/93, Runners-Up (2) 1937/38, 1993/94
Irish League Cup Winners (1) 1992/93
Gold Cup Runners-Up (2) 1973/74, 1993/94
City Cup Winners (2) 1970/71, 1975/76
Ulster Cup Winners (2) 1991/92, 1994/95, Runners-Up 1993/94
Co. Antrim Shield Winners (3) 1969/70, 1974/75, 1988/89, Runners-Up (6) 1945/46*, 1948/49, 1958/59, 1962/63, 1972/73, 1999/00
Mid Ulster Cup Winners (1) 1995/96
North Down Cup Winners (2) 2004, 2005 (shared), Runners-Up (1) 2003
Charity Shield Winners (1) 1993 (shared), Runners-Up (1) 1994
(Intermediate)
Intermediate Cup Winners (3) 1940/41*, 1942/43*, 1943/44*
Intermediate League Cup Winners (1) 2004/05
Steel & Sons Cup Winners (5) 1923/24, 1940/41*, 1945/46*, 1994/95*, 2004/05
George Wilson Cup Winners (3) 1992/93*, 1994/95*, 1997/98*
* Honours won by Bangor Reserves

European Record:
Cup Winners’ Cup 1993/94 (Qualifying Round), 1994/95 (Qualifying Round)
UEFA Cup 1992/93 (First Round)

Award Winning Players:
PFA Player of the Year
1993 Paul Byrne
Football Writers’ Player of the Year
1993 Paul Byrne
Ulster Young Footballer of the Year
1975 Ronnie McCullough
1988 Mark Glendinning
1993 Paul Byrne



Notable Players:

Era

Full

B, U23, U21

Amateur

Youth etc

Other Rep

Inter- League

Cecil

Allan

1940(g)

(1)

(1)

(2)

Dave

Anderson

1980

Gerry

Armstrong

1970

(63)

(X)

Harry

Baird

1930

(1)

(2+2RL)

Stephen

Baxter

1990

(X)

(2)

Ken

Beattie

1950

2

4

Andy

Bothwell

1920

(5)

(5)

Eric

Bowyer

1980

(2)

Billy

Bradford

1940

2

Stephen

Brown

1980-90

4

Walter

Bruce

1930

2

James

Buchanan

1950

2

G.

Bunting

1940

1

Malcolm

Butler

1930

(1)

(X)

(X)

Paul

Byrne

1990

A.

Capes

1960

2

1

Tommy

Casey

1940

(12)

X

Mark

Caughey

1990

(2)

(X)

(1)

Albert

Corry

1950

1

Hugh

Couser

1930

1

Thomas

Craig

1970

4

Stephen

Craigan

1990(y)

(40+)

(1B)

Hugh

Cunningham

1940

3(11)

X

John

Cunningham

1980

3

Sammy

Curran

1930

(5)

(4)

Timothy

Dalton

1990

1

John

Dunlop

1950

1(2)

"Bap"

Dunlop

1940

2

Lee

Feeney

2000

(8u21)

(X)

Norman

Flanagan

1960

1

James

Gallagher

1960

1

Billy

Gibson

1940

1

Mark

Glendinning

1980-90

2

Jack

Graham

1930

2

Paul

Gray

1980-90

(1u21)

X

(X)

Sammy

Hatton

1950

(2)

(2)

(1)

Ted

Hinton

1950

(7)

(X)

(1RL)

Bill

Irwin

1970

2

X

Johnny

Jameson

1970

X

Jimmy

Jones

1960

(3)

(17)

Paul

Kee

2000

(9)

(1u21)

(X)

Davy

Larmour

1990(y)

X

Jim

Lewis

1960

1

Hugh

Lowry

1950

2

R.

Madden

1970

3

Jackie

Mahood

1920

(9)

(2)

(8)

G.

Matier

1960

1

Stephen

McBride

1990

(4)

(1u23)

(2)

Alan

McCarroll

1960

1

Gary

McCartney

1990

Ray

McCoy

1990

(1)

(1u21)

(4)

Barry

McCreadie

1990

2

Ronnie

McCullough

1970

Colin

McCurdy

1980

(1)

(X)

(2)

Danny

McKinney

1920

(2)

(X)

1

James

McKnight

1930

1

Jack

McManus

1970

1

Don

McMillen

1950

1

Paul

Millar

2000

(1B, 1u23, 1u21)

Jack

Milligan

1960

(1)

(2)

2(4)

Eddie

Mitchell

1930

(2)

(2)

Sammy

Moore

1920-30

(1)

Brian

Morrison

1970

2

Tommy

Morrow

1960

(2u23)

(3)

Andy

Morrow

2000

(1u21)

Steve

Morrow

1980

(39)

(2u23)

X

John

Muldoon

1990

1

Brian

Mulgrew

1960-70

5

1

Jack

Murphy

1990

1

Terry

Neill

1950

(59)

(4u23)

X

Tony

Nelson

1960

1

Samuel

Nielson

1950

2

John

Reid

1920

Richard

Sands

1960

1(3)

Johnny

Scraggs

1920

(2)

(X)

(7)

Denis

Shiels

1950

(1B)

(1)

Dave

Sloan

1960

(2)

(1u23)

2

1

Sammy

Smyth

1950

(9)

(1)

Gordon

Stewart

1970

1

Dave

Stewart

1970

(1)

Arthur

Stewart

1970

(7)

(5)

(X)

(5)

Jim

Thompson

1970

1

William

Truesdale

1950

1

Brendan

Tully

1970

1

Alfred

Wright

1970

1


Era roughly corresponds to decades in which a player featured with the club. Representative honours earned with club followed by totals in brackets. NI unless otherwise stated. (g) guest player, (l) loan player, (y) youth player who never played for the firstteam.

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