Northern Irish flag Willie McFaul

Born01 October 1943, Coleraine
NationalityNorthern Irish
PositionGoalkeeper

With Newcastle United, FA Cup runner-up 1974, Fairs Cup winner 1969. A most personable Irishman, Willie was second-choice to Gordon Marshall between the United sticks before taking over in 1968-69 when the Inter Cities Fairs Cup was won. He was United's keeper for the next seven seasons and was considered one of the most consistent goalies in the First Division. He then joined the coaching staff and succeded Jackie Charlton as manager in 1985.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1966-67 Newcastle United League Division One 8 2 5
1967-68 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1967-68 Newcastle United League Cup 1 1
1967-68 Newcastle United League Division One 3 1 2
1968-69 Newcastle United FA Cup 3 1
1968-69 Newcastle United Fairs Cup 12 10
1968-69 Newcastle United League Cup 2 1 1
1968-69 Newcastle United League Division One 41 20 13
1969-70 Newcastle United FA Cup 1 1
1969-70 Newcastle United Fairs Cup 8 4 1
1969-70 Newcastle United League Cup 1
1969-70 Newcastle United League Division One 42 20 13
1970-71 Newcastle United FA Cup 2 2
1970-71 Newcastle United Fairs Cup 4 3
1970-71 Newcastle United League Cup 1 1
1970-71 Newcastle United League Division One 41 18 15
1971-72 Newcastle United FA Cup 2 2
1971-72 Newcastle United League Cup 2 1 1
1971-72 Newcastle United League Division One 41 16 12
1972-73 Newcastle United FA Cup 2 1
1972-73 Newcastle United League Cup 2 1
1972-73 Newcastle United League Division One 35 16 14
1973-74 Newcastle United FA Cup 9 7 1
1973-74 Newcastle United League Cup 3 2
1973-74 Newcastle United League Division One 40 18 18
1974-75 Newcastle United FA Cup 2 1
1974-75 Newcastle United League Cup 6 4
1974-75 Newcastle United League Division One 39 21 16


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
12 Nov 1966 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 0-2 League Division One
19 Nov 1966 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1966 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division One
03 Dec 1966 Southampton v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
10 Dec 1966 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 2-2 League Division One
17 Dec 1966 Newcastle United v Aston Villa L 0-3 League Division One
24 Dec 1966 Newcastle United v Leeds United L 1-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1966 Leeds United v Newcastle United L 5-0 League Division One
13 Sep 1967 Lincoln City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
16 Sep 1967 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 3-2 League Division One
27 Jan 1968 Newcastle United v Carlisle United L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
04 May 1968 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 6-0 League Division One
11 May 1968 Newcastle United v Manchester City L 3-4 League Division One
10 Aug 1968 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
14 Aug 1968 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
17 Aug 1968 Burnley v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
21 Aug 1968 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 3-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1968 Newcastle United v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1968 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
31 Aug 1968 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1968 Southport v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Cup 2nd round
07 Sep 1968 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
11 Sep 1968 Newcastle United v Feyenoord W 4-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
14 Sep 1968 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion L 2-3 League Division One
17 Sep 1968 Feyenoord v Newcastle United L 2-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 2nd leg
21 Sep 1968 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1968 Southampton v Newcastle United L 4-1 League Cup 3rd round
28 Sep 1968 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur D 2-2 League Division One
05 Oct 1968 Newcastle United v Leeds United L 0-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1968 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United W 2-4 League Division One
12 Oct 1968 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United W 1-4 League Division One
19 Oct 1968 Newcastle United v Queens Park Rangers W 3-2 League Division One
26 Oct 1968 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
30 Oct 1968 Sporting Lisboa v Newcastle United D 1-1 Fairs Cup 2nd round 1st leg
02 Nov 1968 Newcastle United v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1968 Arsenal v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1968 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 1-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1968 Newcastle United v Sporting Lisboa W 1-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
23 Nov 1968 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 5-0 League Division One
30 Nov 1968 Newcastle United v Southampton W 4-1 League Division One
07 Dec 1968 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
14 Dec 1968 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
21 Dec 1968 Queens Park Rangers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1968 Leeds United v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1969 Real Zaragoza v Newcastle United L 3-2 Fairs Cup 3rd round 1st leg
04 Jan 1969 Newcastle United v Reading W 4-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1969 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
15 Jan 1969 Newcastle United v Real Zaragoza W 2-1 Fairs Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
18 Jan 1969 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 2-1 League Division One
25 Jan 1969 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 1969 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 2-0 FA Cup 4th round replay
15 Feb 1969 Southampton v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
01 Mar 1969 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
08 Mar 1969 Newcastle United v Burnley W 1-0 League Division One
12 Mar 1969 Newcastle United v Vitoria Setubal W 5-1 Fairs Cup Quarter-final 1st leg
22 Mar 1969 Newcastle United v Sunderland D 1-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1969 Vitoria Setubal v Newcastle United L 3-1 Fairs Cup Quarter-final 2nd leg
29 Mar 1969 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 2-0 League Division One
02 Apr 1969 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1969 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
09 Apr 1969 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-2 League Division One
12 Apr 1969 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 2-0 League Division One
14 Apr 1969 Everton v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
19 Apr 1969 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United L 5-1 League Division One
21 Apr 1969 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1969 Newcastle United v Stoke City W 5-0 League Division One
14 May 1969 Rangers v Newcastle United D 0-0 Fairs Cup Semi-final 1st leg
17 May 1969 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
21 May 1969 Newcastle United v Rangers W 2-0 Fairs Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
29 May 1969 Newcastle United v Ujpest Dosza W 3-0 Fairs Cup Final 1st leg
11 Jun 1969 Ujpest Dosza v Newcastle United W 2-3 Fairs Cup Final 2nd leg
09 Aug 1969 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
13 Aug 1969 Newcastle United v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division One
16 Aug 1969 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 1-0 League Division One
20 Aug 1969 Sheffield Wednesday v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
23 Aug 1969 Leeds United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1969 Manchester United v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1969 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1969 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
06 Sep 1969 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
13 Sep 1969 Newcastle United v Derby County L 0-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1969 Dundee United v Newcastle United W 1-2 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
17 Sep 1969 Newcastle United v Everton L 1-2 League Division One
20 Sep 1969 Southampton v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
27 Sep 1969 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 1-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1969 Newcastle United v Dundee United W 1-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 2nd leg
04 Oct 1969 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
08 Oct 1969 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
11 Oct 1969 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 1-0 League Division One
18 Oct 1969 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1969 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 0-1 League Division One
01 Nov 1969 Burnley v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
08 Nov 1969 Newcastle United v Sunderland W 3-0 League Division One
15 Nov 1969 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 3-1 League Division One
18 Nov 1969 FC Porto v Newcastle United D 0-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 1st leg
22 Nov 1969 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1969 Newcastle United v FC Porto W 1-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
06 Dec 1969 Stoke City v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
13 Dec 1969 Derby County v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1969 Newcastle United v Southampton D 0-0 Fairs Cup 3rd round 1st leg
20 Dec 1969 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town W 4-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1969 Newcastle United v Leeds United W 2-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1969 Arsenal v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
03 Jan 1970 Southampton v Newcastle United L 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1970 Southampton v Newcastle United D 1-1 Fairs Cup 3rd round 2nd leg
17 Jan 1970 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
24 Jan 1970 Everton v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
31 Jan 1970 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace D 0-0 League Division One
06 Feb 1970 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 League Division One
11 Feb 1970 Newcastle United v Southampton W 2-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1970 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
25 Feb 1970 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
28 Feb 1970 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1970 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 4-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1970 Anderlecht v Newcastle United L 2-0 Fairs Cup 4th round 1st leg
14 Mar 1970 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
18 Mar 1970 Newcastle United v Anderlecht W 3-1 Fairs Cup 4th round 2nd leg
21 Mar 1970 Newcastle United v Stoke City W 3-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1970 Sunderland v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
28 Mar 1970 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
30 Mar 1970 Newcastle United v Burnley L 0-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1970 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 5-1 League Division One
14 Apr 1970 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 4-0 League Division One
15 Aug 1970 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-2 League Division One
19 Aug 1970 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
22 Aug 1970 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
26 Aug 1970 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
29 Aug 1970 Newcastle United v Blackpool L 1-2 League Division One
02 Sep 1970 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
05 Sep 1970 Derby County v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
08 Sep 1970 Bristol Rovers v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
12 Sep 1970 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
19 Sep 1970 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
23 Sep 1970 Internazionale v Newcastle United D 1-1 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
26 Sep 1970 Newcastle United v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
30 Sep 1970 Newcastle United v Internazionale W 2-0 Fairs Cup 1st round 2nd leg
03 Oct 1970 Manchester City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
10 Oct 1970 Newcastle United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
17 Oct 1970 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
21 Oct 1970 Newcastle United v Pcsi Dzsa W 2-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 1st leg
24 Oct 1970 Everton v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
31 Oct 1970 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 1-0 League Division One
04 Nov 1970 Pecsi Dozsa v Newcastle United L 2-0 Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
07 Nov 1970 Southampton v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
14 Nov 1970 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town D 0-0 League Division One
21 Nov 1970 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1970 Newcastle United v Burnley W 3-1 League Division One
05 Dec 1970 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
12 Dec 1970 Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town W 2-0 League Division One
19 Dec 1970 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace W 2-0 League Division One
09 Jan 1971 Newcastle United v Stoke City L 0-2 League Division One
11 Jan 1971 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 1971 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
16 Jan 1971 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
30 Jan 1971 Burnley v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
06 Feb 1971 Newcastle United v Chelsea L 0-1 League Division One
13 Feb 1971 Huddersfield Town v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
20 Feb 1971 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
27 Feb 1971 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
13 Mar 1971 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1971 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
20 Mar 1971 Newcastle United v Southampton D 2-2 League Division One
27 Mar 1971 Newcastle United v Derby County W 3-1 League Division One
03 Apr 1971 Blackpool v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1971 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1971 Newcastle United v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division One
12 Apr 1971 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 0-0 League Division One
17 Apr 1971 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
24 Apr 1971 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
28 Apr 1971 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-0 League Division One
01 May 1971 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
14 Aug 1971 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
18 Aug 1971 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
21 Aug 1971 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 3-2 League Division One
25 Aug 1971 Newcastle United v Huddersfield Town D 0-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1971 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1971 Leeds United v Newcastle United L 5-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1971 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
08 Sep 1971 Newcastle United v Halifax Town W 2-1 League Cup 2nd round
11 Sep 1971 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
18 Sep 1971 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
25 Sep 1971 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
02 Oct 1971 Newcastle United v Derby County L 0-1 League Division One
06 Oct 1971 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Cup 3rd round
09 Oct 1971 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 4-2 League Division One
16 Oct 1971 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace L 1-2 League Division One
23 Oct 1971 Newcastle United v Manchester United L 0-1 League Division One
30 Oct 1971 Everton v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
06 Nov 1971 Newcastle United v Southampton W 3-1 League Division One
13 Nov 1971 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1971 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1971 Stoke City v Newcastle United D 3-3 League Division One
04 Dec 1971 Newcastle United v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
11 Dec 1971 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
18 Dec 1971 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1971 Newcastle United v Sheffield United L 1-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1972 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
22 Jan 1972 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 League Division One
24 Jan 1972 Newcastle United v Hereford United D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
29 Jan 1972 Huddersfield Town v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
05 Feb 1972 Hereford United v Newcastle United L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
12 Feb 1972 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
19 Feb 1972 Newcastle United v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
26 Feb 1972 Southampton v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
04 Mar 1972 Newcastle United v Leicester City W 2-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1972 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 2-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1972 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 5-0 League Division One
25 Mar 1972 Newcastle United v Manchester City D 0-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1972 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1972 Derby County v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
05 Apr 1972 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1972 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
19 Apr 1972 Newcastle United v Leeds United W 1-0 League Division One
22 Apr 1972 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 3-3 League Division One
03 May 1972 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-2 League Division One
08 May 1972 Newcastle United v Stoke City D 0-0 League Division One
12 Aug 1972 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
15 Aug 1972 Birmingham City v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
19 Aug 1972 Sheffield United v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
23 Aug 1972 Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1972 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town L 1-2 League Division One
30 Aug 1972 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1972 Crystal Palace v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1972 Port Vale v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Cup 2nd round
09 Sep 1972 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 2-1 League Division One
16 Sep 1972 Coventry City v Newcastle United W 0-3 League Division One
23 Sep 1972 Newcastle United v Leeds United W 3-2 League Division One
30 Sep 1972 Everton v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
04 Oct 1972 Newcastle United v Blackpool L 0-3 League Cup 3rd round
07 Oct 1972 Newcastle United v Norwich City W 3-1 League Division One
14 Oct 1972 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
21 Oct 1972 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
28 Oct 1972 Chelsea v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
04 Nov 1972 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United W 2-3 League Division One
11 Nov 1972 Newcastle United v Birmingham City W 3-0 League Division One
18 Nov 1972 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
02 Dec 1972 West Ham United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
09 Dec 1972 Newcastle United v Southampton D 0-0 League Division One
16 Dec 1972 Derby County v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Dec 1972 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1972 Leeds United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
30 Dec 1972 Newcastle United v Sheffield United W 4-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1973 Newcastle United v Leicester City D 2-2 League Division One
06 Jan 1973 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
13 Jan 1973 Newcastle United v AFC Bournemouth W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
20 Jan 1973 Newcastle United v Crystal Palace W 2-0 League Division One
27 Jan 1973 Arsenal v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
03 Feb 1973 Newcastle United v Luton Town L 0-2 FA Cup 4th round
10 Feb 1973 Newcastle United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
17 Feb 1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
24 Feb 1973 Norwich City v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1973 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
21 Apr 1973 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 2-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1973 Newcastle United v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
28 Apr 1973 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
25 Aug 1973 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
29 Aug 1973 Newcastle United v Southampton L 0-1 League Division One
01 Sep 1973 Newcastle United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1973 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United W 1-3 League Division One
08 Sep 1973 Sheffield United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
12 Sep 1973 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town W 3-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1973 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
22 Sep 1973 Coventry City v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
29 Sep 1973 Newcastle United v Queens Park Rangers L 2-3 League Division One
06 Oct 1973 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1973 Newcastle United v Doncaster Rovers W 6-0 League Cup 2nd round
13 Oct 1973 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 1-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1973 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 2-0 League Division One
27 Oct 1973 Tottenham Hotspur v Newcastle United W 0-2 League Division One
30 Oct 1973 Birmingham City v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Cup 3rd round
03 Nov 1973 Newcastle United v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
07 Nov 1973 Newcastle United v Birmingham City L 0-1 League Cup 3rd round replay
10 Nov 1973 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
17 Nov 1973 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 3-2 League Division One
24 Nov 1973 Everton v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1973 Birmingham City v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1973 Newcastle United v Derby County L 0-2 League Division One
22 Dec 1973 Queens Park Rangers v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1973 Newcastle United v Leeds United L 0-1 League Division One
29 Dec 1973 Newcastle United v Sheffield United W 1-0 League Division One
01 Jan 1974 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
05 Jan 1974 Newcastle United v Hendon D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
09 Jan 1974 Hendon v Newcastle United W 0-4 FA Cup 3rd round replay
12 Jan 1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
19 Jan 1974 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
26 Jan 1974 Newcastle United v Scunthorpe United D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 1974 Scunthorpe United v Newcastle United W 0-3 FA Cup 4th round replay
02 Feb 1974 Derby County v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Feb 1974 Southampton v Newcastle United L 3-1 League Division One
09 Feb 1974 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 5-1 League Division One
16 Feb 1974 West Bromwich Albion v Newcastle United W 0-3 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 1974 Newcastle United v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
02 Mar 1974 Leeds United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
16 Mar 1974 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1974 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 0-0 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
21 Mar 1974 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 FA Cup Quarter-final 2nd replay
23 Mar 1974 Newcastle United v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1974 Burnley v Newcastle United W 0-2 FA Cup Semi-final
03 Apr 1974 Stoke City v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1974 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1974 Newcastle United v Burnley L 1-2 League Division One
13 Apr 1974 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1974 Newcastle United v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
17 Apr 1974 Norwich City v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
20 Apr 1974 Newcastle United v Birmingham City D 1-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1974 Burnley v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
04 May 1974 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 3-0 FA Cup Final
17 Aug 1974 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 3-2 League Division One
21 Aug 1974 Newcastle United v Sheffield United D 2-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Newcastle United L 4-2 League Division One
27 Aug 1974 Sheffield United v Newcastle United L 2-1 League Division One
31 Aug 1974 Newcastle United v West Ham United W 2-0 League Division One
07 Sep 1974 Derby County v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
10 Sep 1974 Nottingham Forest v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Cup 2nd round
14 Sep 1974 Newcastle United v Carlisle United W 1-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1974 Queens Park Rangers v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
25 Sep 1974 Newcastle United v Nottingham Forest W 3-0 League Cup 2nd round replay
28 Sep 1974 Newcastle United v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
05 Oct 1974 Everton v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1974 Queens Park Rangers v Newcastle United W 0-4 League Cup 3rd round
12 Oct 1974 Newcastle United v Stoke City D 2-2 League Division One
16 Oct 1974 Newcastle United v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
19 Oct 1974 Birmingham City v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
26 Oct 1974 Newcastle United v Leicester City L 0-1 League Division One
02 Nov 1974 Newcastle United v Luton Town W 1-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1974 Middlesbrough v Newcastle United D 0-0 League Division One
13 Nov 1974 Newcastle United v Fulham W 3-0 League Cup 4th round
16 Nov 1974 Newcastle United v Chelsea W 5-0 League Division One
23 Nov 1974 Burnley v Newcastle United L 4-1 League Division One
30 Nov 1974 Newcastle United v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
04 Dec 1974 Newcastle United v Chester D 0-0 League Cup Quarter-final
14 Dec 1974 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 2-0 League Division One
18 Dec 1974 Chester v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Cup Quarter-final replay
21 Dec 1974 Newcastle United v Leeds United W 3-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1974 Carlisle United v Newcastle United W 1-2 League Division One
04 Jan 1975 Manchester City v Newcastle United W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1975 Newcastle United v Tottenham Hotspur L 2-5 League Division One
18 Jan 1975 Manchester City v Newcastle United L 5-1 League Division One
25 Jan 1975 Walsall v Newcastle United L 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1975 Newcastle United v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division One
08 Feb 1975 Luton Town v Newcastle United L 1-0 League Division One
12 Feb 1975 Newcastle United v Liverpool W 4-1 League Division One
15 Feb 1975 Newcastle United v Burnley W 3-0 League Division One
22 Feb 1975 Chelsea v Newcastle United L 3-2 League Division One
28 Feb 1975 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 0-1 League Division One
15 Mar 1975 Ipswich Town v Newcastle United L 5-4 League Division One
18 Mar 1975 Arsenal v Newcastle United L 3-0 League Division One
22 Mar 1975 Newcastle United v Derby County L 0-2 League Division One
25 Mar 1975 Liverpool v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1975 Leeds United v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
31 Mar 1975 Newcastle United v Queens Park Rangers D 2-2 League Division One
05 Apr 1975 Leicester City v Newcastle United L 4-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1975 Newcastle United v Arsenal W 3-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1975 Newcastle United v Birmingham City L 1-2 League Division One


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Linfield 01 Nov 1966
Newcastle United 01 Nov 1966

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1966-67 Northern Ireland European Championship
1
1969-70 Northern Ireland British Championships 1 1
1970-71 Northern Ireland European Championship 1 3
1971-72 Northern Ireland European Championship 1 1
1972-73 Northern Ireland FIFA World Cup 1 1
1973-74 Northern Ireland FIFA World Cup 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
22 Oct 1966 Northern Ireland v England L 0-2 European Championship Group 8
25 Apr 1970 Wales v Northern Ireland L 1-0 British Championships
11 Nov 1970 Spain v Northern Ireland L 3-0 European Championship Group 4
22 Sep 1971 USSR v Northern Ireland L 1-0 European Championship Group 4
08 May 1973 Northern Ireland v Cyprus W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
26 Sep 1973 Northern Ireland v Bulgaria D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.