Jim Beglin

Date of birth29 July 1963
Place of birthWaterford
NationalityIrish
PositionDefender/Left back

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.