Eddie McGoldrick

Date of birth30 April 1965
Place of birthIslington
NationalityIrish
Weight73 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionMidfielder

Eire International

With Arsenal, ECW Cup winner 1994. An expensive midfielder, ultimately disappointing. Originally joined Manchester City on loan in September 1996 before move made permanent.

A £1million signing, Eddie's only Arsenal goal was the seventh in a 7-0 win against Standard Liege in the European Cup Winners Cup in November 1983.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Northampton Town 01 Aug 1986 01 Jan 1989
Crystal Palace 01 Jan 1989 01 Jun 1993
Arsenal 01 Jun 1993 01 Sep 1996

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1989-90 Crystal Palace League Division One 2
1990-91 Crystal Palace League Division One 1
1992-93 Crystal Palace League Cup 4
1992-93 Crystal Palace Premier League 42
8
4
1993-94 Arsenal FA Charity Shield
1
1993-94 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1
1993-94 Arsenal League Cup 4
1993-94 Arsenal Premier League 23
3
1
1993-94 Arsenal UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 3
2
1
1994-95 Arsenal League Cup 3
2
1994-95 Arsenal Premier League 9
2
3
1994-95 Arsenal UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 1
1
1995-96 Arsenal Premier League
1
1996-97 Manchester City FA Cup 1
1996-97 Manchester City League Cup 1
1997-98 Manchester City League Cup
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
12 Sep 1989 Liverpool v Crystal Palace L 9-0 League Division One
20 Jan 1990 Crystal Palace v Liverpool L 0-2 League Division One
23 Apr 1991 Liverpool v Crystal Palace L 3-0 League Division One
15 Aug 1992 Crystal Palace v Blackburn Rovers D 3-3 Premier League
19 Aug 1992 Oldham Athletic v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
22 Aug 1992 Tottenham Hotspur v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
25 Aug 1992 Crystal Palace v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 Premier League
29 Aug 1992 Crystal Palace v Norwich City L 1-2 Premier League
02 Sep 1992 Manchester United v Crystal Palace L 1-0 Premier League
05 Sep 1992 Aston Villa v Crystal Palace L 3-0 Premier League
12 Sep 1992 Crystal Palace v Oldham Athletic D 2-2 Premier League
19 Sep 1992 Everton v Crystal Palace W 0-2 Premier League
26 Sep 1992 Crystal Palace v Southampton L 1-2 Premier League
03 Oct 1992 Coventry City v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
17 Oct 1992 Crystal Palace v Manchester City D 0-0 Premier League
24 Oct 1992 Ipswich Town v Crystal Palace D 2-2 Premier League
02 Nov 1992 Crystal Palace v Arsenal L 1-2 Premier League
07 Nov 1992 Chelsea v Crystal Palace L 3-1 Premier League
21 Nov 1992 Crystal Palace v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 Premier League
28 Nov 1992 Liverpool v Crystal Palace L 5-0 Premier League
01 Dec 1992 Liverpool v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Cup 4th round
05 Dec 1992 Crystal Palace v Sheffield United W 2-0 Premier League
12 Dec 1992 Queens Park Rangers v Crystal Palace W 1-3 Premier League
16 Dec 1992 Crystal Palace v Liverpool W 2-1 League Cup 4th round replay
20 Dec 1992 Crystal Palace v Leeds United W 1-0 Premier League
26 Dec 1992 Crystal Palace v Wimbledon W 2-0 Premier League
28 Dec 1992 Middlesbrough v Crystal Palace W 0-1 Premier League
09 Jan 1993 Crystal Palace v Everton L 0-2 Premier League
16 Jan 1993 Southampton v Crystal Palace L 1-0 Premier League
27 Jan 1993 Norwich City v Crystal Palace L 4-2 Premier League
30 Jan 1993 Crystal Palace v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-3 Premier League
02 Feb 1993 Blackburn Rovers v Crystal Palace W 1-2 Premier League
07 Feb 1993 Crystal Palace v Arsenal L 1-3 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
10 Feb 1993 Crystal Palace v Aston Villa W 1-0 Premier League
20 Feb 1993 Sheffield Wednesday v Crystal Palace L 2-1 Premier League
27 Feb 1993 Crystal Palace v Coventry City D 0-0 Premier League
03 Mar 1993 Nottingham Forest v Crystal Palace D 1-1 Premier League
10 Mar 1993 Arsenal v Crystal Palace L 2-0
Agg: 5-1
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
15 Mar 1993 Crystal Palace v Chelsea D 1-1 Premier League
20 Mar 1993 Sheffield United v Crystal Palace W 0-1 Premier League
23 Mar 1993 Crystal Palace v Liverpool D 1-1 Premier League
03 Apr 1993 Crystal Palace v Queens Park Rangers D 1-1 Premier League
09 Apr 1993 Wimbledon v Crystal Palace L 4-0 Premier League
12 Apr 1993 Crystal Palace v Middlesbrough W 4-1 Premier League
17 Apr 1993 Leeds United v Crystal Palace D 0-0 Premier League
21 Apr 1993 Crystal Palace v Manchester United L 0-2 Premier League
01 May 1993 Crystal Palace v Ipswich Town W 3-1 Premier League
05 May 1993 Manchester City v Crystal Palace D 0-0 Premier League
08 May 1993 Arsenal v Crystal Palace L 3-0 Premier League


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 Goals Y R
1991-92 Republic of Ireland B International 1
1991-92 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
1991-92 Republic of Ireland US Cup 1
1
1992-93 Republic of Ireland David OLeary Testimonial 1
1992-93 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1
1992-93 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1993-94 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1
1993-94 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 3
1994-95 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1994-95 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 1
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
12 Feb 1992 Republic of Ireland v Denmark W 2-0 B INTER
25 Mar 1992 Republic of Ireland v Switzerland W 2-1 International Friendly
29 Apr 1992 Republic of Ireland v USA W 4-1 International Friendly
04 Jun 1992 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 0-2 US Cup
07 Jun 1992 Republic of Ireland v Portugal W 2-0 US Cup
14 Oct 1992 Denmark v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 3
17 Feb 1993 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 2-1 International Friendly
31 Mar 1993 Republic of Ireland v Northern Ireland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 3
28 Apr 1993 Republic of Ireland v Denmark D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 3
29 May 1993 Republic of Ireland v Hungary L 2-4 David O'Leary Testimonial
17 Nov 1993 Northern Ireland v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 3
23 Mar 1994 Republic of Ireland v Russia D 0-0 International Friendly
20 Apr 1994 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 International Friendly
05 Jun 1994 Republic of Ireland v Czech Republic L 1-3 International Friendly
07 Sep 1994 Latvia v Republic of Ireland W 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 6
12 Oct 1994 Republic of Ireland v Liechtenstein W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
15 Feb 1995 Republic of Ireland v England D 0-0 International Friendly


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