Dean Delaney

Date of birth15 September 1980
Place of birthDublin
NationalityIrish
Weight83 kg
Height1.83 m
PositionGoalkeeper

Delaney was second-choice keeper to Mark Goodlad at Port Vale in 2000-01 and received few opportunities due to the fine form of his rival. He made his senior debut at Wrexham on Boxing Day when he came on from the subs' bench in the final minute after Goodlad had received a red card and also featured on a number of occasions towards the end of the campaign. Delaney continued to represent the Republic of Ireland at Under-21 level winning further caps against Netherlands and Portugal.

Delaney signed a new one-year contract with Port Vale in May 2003.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Everton 21 Jun 1998 16 Jun 2000
Port Vale 16 Jun 2000 30 Jun 2004
Macclesfield Town 27 Nov 2003 14 Jan 2004 L

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
2000-01 Port Vale LDV Vans Trophy 1 1
2000-01 Port Vale League Division 2 7
1
2 8
2001-02 Port Vale League Division 2 3
1
8
2002-03 Port Vale League Division 2 10 2 16
2003-04 Port Vale League Cup 1
2003-04 Port Vale League Division 2 14 3 22
1


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
26 Dec 2000 Wrexham v Port Vale L 1-0 League Division 2
09 Jan 2001 Port Vale v Notts County W 3-0 LDV Vans Trophy 1st round - northern section
27 Mar 2001 Notts County v Port Vale W 0-1 League Division 2
31 Mar 2001 Bristol City v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
03 Apr 2001 Port Vale v Wrexham D 1-1 League Division 2
28 Apr 2001 Port Vale v Notts County L 2-3 League Division 2
30 Apr 2001 Bristol Rovers v Port Vale W 0-3 League Division 2
01 May 2001 Oxford United v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
03 May 2001 Port Vale v Walsall L 0-2 League Division 2
15 Sep 2001 Queens Park Rangers v Port Vale L 4-1 League Division 2
29 Sep 2001 Wycombe Wanderers v Port Vale L 3-1 League Division 2
09 Mar 2002 Port Vale v Tranmere Rovers D 1-1 League Division 2
16 Mar 2002 Blackpool v Port Vale L 4-0 League Division 2
25 Feb 2003 Port Vale v Cardiff City L 0-2 League Division 2
01 Mar 2003 Colchester United v Port Vale L 4-1 League Division 2
04 Mar 2003 Notts County v Port Vale L 1-0 League Division 2
08 Mar 2003 Port Vale v Blackpool W 1-0 League Division 2
15 Mar 2003 Crewe Alexandra v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
18 Mar 2003 Port Vale v Brentford W 1-0 League Division 2
22 Mar 2003 Port Vale v Cheltenham Town L 1-2 League Division 2
29 Mar 2003 Oldham Athletic v Port Vale D 1-1 League Division 2
12 Apr 2003 Port Vale v Northampton Town W 3-2 League Division 2
19 Apr 2003 Plymouth Argyle v Port Vale L 3-0 League Division 2
09 Aug 2003 Port Vale v AFC Bournemouth W 2-1 League Division 2
12 Aug 2003 Port Vale v Nottingham Forest L 0-0 (2-3) League Cup Preliminary round 1st leg
16 Aug 2003 Grimsby Town v Port Vale W 1-2 League Division 2
23 Aug 2003 Port Vale v Colchester United W 4-3 League Division 2
25 Aug 2003 Hartlepool United v Port Vale L 2-0 League Division 2
30 Aug 2003 Port Vale v Brentford W 1-0 League Division 2
06 Sep 2003 Stockport County v Port Vale D 2-2 League Division 2
13 Sep 2003 Port Vale v Barnsley W 3-1 League Division 2
16 Sep 2003 Luton Town v Port Vale L 2-0 League Division 2
20 Sep 2003 Bristol City v Port Vale W 0-1 League Division 2
27 Sep 2003 Port Vale v Wycombe Wanderers D 1-1 League Division 2
30 Sep 2003 Port Vale v Peterborough United W 3-0 League Division 2
04 Oct 2003 Wrexham v Port Vale L 2-1 League Division 2
11 Oct 2003 Oldham Athletic v Port Vale L 2-1 League Division 2
18 Oct 2003 Port Vale v Plymouth Argyle L 1-5 League Division 2


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Clean sheets Conceded Y R
1997-98 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 2 1 2
1997-98 Republic of Ireland Under-21 Tournament 1 1
1998-99 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 4 2 2
1998-99 Republic of Ireland World Youth Cup 3 2 1
1999-00 Republic of Ireland Toulon Under-21 1 1
1999-00 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-18 3 1 5
1999-00 Republic of Ireland Under-21 1
1
2
2000-01 Republic of Ireland UEFA Under-21 2 5


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 1997 Azerbaijan v Republic of Ireland W 2-4 UEFA U18 Group 4
24 Oct 1997 Moldova v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Group 4
23 May 1998 Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland L 0-1 U21 TOURNAMENT
05 Oct 1998 Republic of Ireland v Cyprus W 5-1 UEFA U18 Group 4
09 Oct 1998 Republic of Ireland v Russia W 1-0 UEFA U18 Group 4
09 Mar 1999 Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland W 1-2 UEFA U18 2nd round group 2
07 Apr 1999 Saudi Arabia v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 World Youth Cup Finals Group C
10 Apr 1999 Republic of Ireland v Australia W 4-0 World Youth Cup Finals Group C
14 Apr 1999 Nigeria v Republic of Ireland L 1-1 (4-5) World Youth Cup 2nd round
11 May 1999 Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland W 2-1 UEFA U18 2nd round group 2
19 Jul 1999 Spain v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 UEFA U18 Final group B
21 Jul 1999 Republic of Ireland v Georgia D 3-3 UEFA U18 Final group B
23 Jul 1999 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 0-2 UEFA U18 Final group B
22 Feb 2000 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic L 1-2 U21
25 Apr 2000 Republic of Ireland v Greece L 1-2 U21
27 May 2000 Republic of Ireland v Ghana W 2-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
01 Sep 2000 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 UEFA U21 Group 2
06 Oct 2000 Portugal v Republic of Ireland L 3-1 UEFA U21 Group 2


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