Jim Beglin

Date of birth29 July 1963
Place of birthWaterford
NationalityIrish
PositionDefender

Irish international Jim Beglin played an important part in winning the 1st Division Championship and FA Cup Double in 1986. The tough tackling, intelligent left back was also a European Cup runner-up 1985. Unfortunately he broke his leg playing against Everton and never regained a regular first team place, moving on to Leeds United before retiring in 1991.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Liverpool 01 May 1983 01 Jul 1989

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1984-85 Liverpool European Cup 3
1
1984-85 Liverpool FA Cup 2
1984-85 Liverpool League Division One 10
1
1985-86 Liverpool FA Cup 7
1985-86 Liverpool League Cup 7
1985-86 Liverpool League Division One 34
1
1986-87 Liverpool FA Charity Shield 1
1986-87 Liverpool FA Cup 1
1986-87 Liverpool League Cup 6
1986-87 Liverpool League Division One 20


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
10 Nov 1984 Liverpool v Southampton D 1-1 League Division One
03 Apr 1985 Sunderland v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
06 Apr 1985 Leicester City v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1985 Liverpool v Panathinaikos W 4-0 European Cup Semi-final 1st leg
13 Apr 1985 Manchester United v Liverpool D 2-2 FA Cup Semi-final
17 Apr 1985 Manchester United v Liverpool L 2-1 FA Cup Semi-final replay
24 Apr 1985 Panathinaikos v Liverpool W 0-1
Agg: 0-5
European Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
27 Apr 1985 Ipswich Town v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
04 May 1985 Liverpool v Chelsea W 4-3 League Division One
06 May 1985 Coventry City v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
14 May 1985 Southampton v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
17 May 1985 Liverpool v Watford W 4-3 League Division One
20 May 1985 West Ham United v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
23 May 1985 Everton v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
29 May 1985 Juventus v Liverpool L 1-0 European Cup Final
17 Aug 1985 Liverpool v Arsenal W 2-0 League Division One
21 Aug 1985 Aston Villa v Liverpool D 2-2 League Division One
24 Aug 1985 Newcastle United v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1985 Everton v Liverpool W 2-3 League Division One
24 Sep 1985 Liverpool v Oldham Athletic W 3-0 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
28 Sep 1985 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-1 League Division One
05 Oct 1985 Queens Park Rangers v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1985 Oldham Athletic v Liverpool W 2-5
Agg: 2-8
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
12 Oct 1985 Liverpool v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
19 Oct 1985 Manchester United v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
26 Oct 1985 Liverpool v Luton Town W 3-2 League Division One
29 Oct 1985 Liverpool v Brighton and Hove Albion W 4-0 League Cup 3rd round
02 Nov 1985 Liverpool v Leicester City W 1-0 League Division One
09 Nov 1985 Coventry City v Liverpool W 0-3 League Division One
16 Nov 1985 Liverpool v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division One
23 Nov 1985 Birmingham City v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
26 Nov 1985 Liverpool v Manchester United W 2-1 League Cup 4th round
30 Nov 1985 Liverpool v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
07 Dec 1985 Liverpool v Aston Villa W 3-0 League Division One
14 Dec 1985 Arsenal v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
21 Dec 1985 Liverpool v Newcastle United D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1985 Manchester City v Liverpool L 1-0 League Division One
28 Dec 1985 Nottingham Forest v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
21 Jan 1986 Liverpool v Ipswich Town W 3-0 League Cup Quarter-final
26 Jan 1986 Chelsea v Liverpool W 1-2 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1986 Ipswich Town v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
09 Feb 1986 Liverpool v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
12 Feb 1986 Queens Park Rangers v Liverpool L 1-0 League Cup Semi-final 1st leg
15 Feb 1986 York City v Liverpool D 1-1 FA Cup 5th round
18 Feb 1986 Liverpool v York City W 3-1 FA Cup 5th round replay
22 Feb 1986 Liverpool v Everton L 0-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1986 Tottenham Hotspur v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
05 Mar 1986 Liverpool v Queens Park Rangers D 2-2
Agg: 2-3
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
08 Mar 1986 Liverpool v Queens Park Rangers W 4-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1986 Liverpool v Watford D 0-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
15 Mar 1986 Southampton v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
17 Mar 1986 Watford v Liverpool W 1-2 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
22 Mar 1986 Liverpool v Oxford United W 6-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
31 Mar 1986 Liverpool v Manchester City W 2-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1986 Liverpool v Southampton W 2-0 FA Cup Semi-final
12 Apr 1986 Liverpool v Coventry City W 5-0 League Division One
16 Apr 1986 Luton Town v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
19 Apr 1986 West Bromwich Albion v Liverpool W 1-2 League Division One
26 Apr 1986 Liverpool v Birmingham City W 5-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1986 Leicester City v Liverpool W 0-2 League Division One
03 May 1986 Chelsea v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
10 May 1986 Liverpool v Everton W 3-1 FA Cup Final
16 Aug 1986 Everton v Liverpool D 1-1 FA Charity Shield
06 Sep 1986 West Ham United v Liverpool W 2-5 League Division One
13 Sep 1986 Liverpool v Charlton Athletic W 2-0 League Division One
20 Sep 1986 Southampton v Liverpool L 2-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1986 Liverpool v Fulham W 10-0 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
27 Sep 1986 Liverpool v Aston Villa D 3-3 League Division One
04 Oct 1986 Wimbledon v Liverpool W 1-3 League Division One
07 Oct 1986 Fulham v Liverpool W 2-3
Agg: 2-13
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Oct 1986 Liverpool v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1986 Luton Town v Liverpool L 4-1 League Division One
29 Oct 1986 Liverpool v Leicester City W 4-1 League Cup 3rd round
01 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Norwich City W 6-2 League Division One
08 Nov 1986 Queens Park Rangers v Liverpool W 1-3 League Division One
16 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Division One
19 Nov 1986 Coventry City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Cup 4th round
23 Nov 1986 Everton v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
26 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Coventry City W 3-1 League Cup 4th round replay
29 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Coventry City W 2-0 League Division One
06 Dec 1986 Watford v Liverpool L 2-0 League Division One
14 Dec 1986 Liverpool v Chelsea W 3-0 League Division One
20 Dec 1986 Charlton Athletic v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1986 Liverpool v Manchester United L 0-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1987 Nottingham Forest v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
03 Jan 1987 Liverpool v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
11 Jan 1987 Luton Town v Liverpool D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
17 Jan 1987 Manchester City v Liverpool W 0-1 League Division One
21 Jan 1987 Everton v Liverpool W 0-1 League Cup Quarter-final


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
1982-83 Republic of Ireland Toulon Under-21 4
1983-84 Republic of Ireland Japan Cup 1
1983-84 Republic of Ireland Kirin Japan Cup 3
1984-85 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
1984-85 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 4
1985-86 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
1985-86 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1986-87 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1986-87 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 1
1
1989-90 Republic of Ireland B International 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
05 Jun 1983 France v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 Toulon Under-21 Group A
07 Jun 1983 Argentina v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
09 Jun 1983 USSR v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 Toulon Under-21 Group A
11 Jun 1983 China PR v Republic of Ireland W 1-5 Toulon Under-21 7th
27 May 1984 Japan Universities v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 Kirin Cup Group B
01 Jun 1984 Internacional Porto Alegre v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 Kirin Cup Group B
03 Jun 1984 China PR v Republic of Ireland W 0-1 Kirin Cup Semi-final
05 Jun 1984 Internacional Porto Alegre v Republic of Ireland L 2-1 Kirin Cup Final
08 Aug 1984 Republic of Ireland v Mexico D 0-0 International Friendly
14 Nov 1984 Denmark v Republic of Ireland L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
05 Feb 1985 Republic of Ireland v Italy L 1-2 International Friendly
27 Feb 1985 Israel v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 International Friendly
26 Mar 1985 England v Republic of Ireland L 2-1 International Friendly
01 May 1985 Republic of Ireland v Norway D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
02 Jun 1985 Republic of Ireland v Switzerland W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
11 Sep 1985 Switzerland v Republic of Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
16 Oct 1985 USSR v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 6
13 Nov 1985 Republic of Ireland v Denmark L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Group 6
26 Mar 1986 Republic of Ireland v Wales L 0-1 International Friendly
10 Sep 1986 Belgium v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 UEFA European Championship Group 7
15 Oct 1986 Republic of Ireland v Scotland D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
12 Nov 1986 Poland v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 1990 Republic of Ireland v England W 4-1 B INTER


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