Joe Haverty

Date of birth17 February 1936
Place of birthDublin
NationalityIrish
PositionOutside Left

Eire International

At only 5ft 3ins, 'Little Joe' was a diminutive Irish flanker whose infectious cheery character matched his tricky, skilful wing play.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Arsenal 01 Jul 1954 01 Aug 1961
Blackburn Rovers 01 Aug 1961 01 Sep 1962
Millwall 01 Sep 1962 01 Dec 1964

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1954-55 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1954-55 Arsenal League Division One 6
1955-56 Arsenal League Division One 8
2
1955-56 Ireland / Wales Belgrove FC Exhibition Match 1
1956-57 Arsenal FA Cup 4
1
1956-57 Arsenal League Division One 28
8
1957-58 Arsenal League Division One 15
1958-59 Arsenal FA Cup 1
1958-59 Arsenal League Division One 10
3
1959-60 Arsenal FA Cup 2
1959-60 Arsenal League Division One 35
8
1960-61 Arsenal League Division One 12
4


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
25 Aug 1954 Everton v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1954 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 3-1 League Division One
25 Dec 1954 Arsenal v Chelsea W 1-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1954 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1955 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Division One
08 Jan 1955 Arsenal v Cardiff City W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
26 Feb 1955 Arsenal v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-2 League Division One
17 Mar 1956 Arsenal v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
24 Mar 1956 Sheffield United v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
31 Mar 1956 Arsenal v Luton Town W 3-0 League Division One
02 Apr 1956 Arsenal v Huddersfield Town W 2-0 League Division One
03 Apr 1956 Huddersfield Town v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1956 Burnley v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
14 Apr 1956 Arsenal v Birmingham City W 1-0 League Division One
21 Apr 1956 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
06 Oct 1956 Arsenal v Manchester City W 7-3 League Division One
13 Oct 1956 Charlton Athletic v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
20 Oct 1956 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 League Division One
27 Oct 1956 Everton v Arsenal L 4-0 League Division One
03 Nov 1956 Arsenal v Aston Villa W 2-1 League Division One
10 Nov 1956 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal L 5-2 League Division One
17 Nov 1956 Arsenal v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 League Division One
01 Dec 1956 Arsenal v Sunderland D 1-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1956 Luton Town v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
15 Dec 1956 Cardiff City v Arsenal W 2-3 League Division One
22 Dec 1956 Arsenal v Birmingham City W 4-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1956 Chelsea v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1956 Arsenal v Chelsea W 2-0 League Division One
29 Dec 1956 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal W 0-2 League Division One
05 Jan 1957 Arsenal v Stoke City W 4-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 1957 Arsenal v Portsmouth D 1-1 League Division One
19 Jan 1957 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 3-1 League Division One
26 Jan 1957 Newport County v Arsenal W 0-2 FA Cup 4th round
02 Feb 1957 Arsenal v Sheffield Wednesday W 6-3 League Division One
09 Feb 1957 Manchester United v Arsenal L 6-2 League Division One
16 Feb 1957 Preston North End v Arsenal D 3-3 FA Cup 5th round
19 Feb 1957 Arsenal v Preston North End W 2-1 FA Cup 5th round replay
23 Feb 1957 Arsenal v Everton W 2-0 League Division One
09 Mar 1957 Arsenal v Luton Town L 1-3 League Division One
13 Mar 1957 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
23 Mar 1957 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
30 Mar 1957 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
06 Apr 1957 Arsenal v Leeds United W 1-0 League Division One
13 Apr 1957 Sunderland v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
19 Apr 1957 Arsenal v Blackpool D 1-1 League Division One
20 Apr 1957 Arsenal v Charlton Athletic W 3-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1957 Blackpool v Arsenal W 2-4 League Division One
24 Aug 1957 Sunderland v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1957 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion D 2-2 League Division One
31 Aug 1957 Arsenal v Luton Town W 2-0 League Division One
04 Sep 1957 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
07 Sep 1957 Blackpool v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1957 Arsenal v Everton L 2-3 League Division One
14 Sep 1957 Arsenal v Leicester City W 3-1 League Division One
26 Oct 1957 Chelsea v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
02 Nov 1957 Arsenal v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
09 Nov 1957 Nottingham Forest v Arsenal L 4-0 League Division One
16 Nov 1957 Arsenal v Portsmouth W 3-2 League Division One
23 Nov 1957 Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal L 2-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1958 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
21 Apr 1958 Arsenal v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1958 Preston North End v Arsenal L 3-0 League Division One
23 Aug 1958 Preston North End v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
22 Nov 1958 Chelsea v Arsenal W 0-3 League Division One
29 Nov 1958 Arsenal v Blackpool L 1-4 League Division One
14 Feb 1959 Arsenal v Sheffield United D 2-2 FA Cup 5th round
24 Feb 1959 Arsenal v Leeds United W 1-0 League Division One
28 Feb 1959 Arsenal v Manchester United W 3-2 League Division One
07 Mar 1959 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal L 6-1 League Division One
14 Mar 1959 Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers D 1-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1959 Nottingham Forest v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
11 Apr 1959 Arsenal v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1959 Blackpool v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
26 Aug 1959 Nottingham Forest v Arsenal W 0-3 League Division One
29 Aug 1959 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Arsenal D 3-3 League Division One
01 Sep 1959 Arsenal v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1959 Arsenal v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
09 Sep 1959 Bolton Wanderers v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
12 Sep 1959 Arsenal v Manchester City W 3-1 League Division One
26 Sep 1959 Arsenal v Blackpool W 2-1 League Division One
03 Oct 1959 Everton v Arsenal L 3-1 League Division One
10 Oct 1959 Manchester United v Arsenal L 4-2 League Division One
17 Oct 1959 Arsenal v Preston North End L 0-3 League Division One
31 Oct 1959 Arsenal v Birmingham City W 3-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1959 Leeds United v Arsenal L 3-2 League Division One
14 Nov 1959 Arsenal v West Ham United L 1-3 League Division One
21 Nov 1959 Chelsea v Arsenal W 1-3 League Division One
28 Nov 1959 Arsenal v West Bromwich Albion L 2-4 League Division One
05 Dec 1959 Newcastle United v Arsenal L 4-1 League Division One
12 Dec 1959 Arsenal v Burnley L 2-4 League Division One
19 Dec 1959 Sheffield Wednesday v Arsenal L 5-1 League Division One
28 Dec 1959 Luton Town v Arsenal W 0-1 League Division One
02 Jan 1960 Arsenal v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 4-4 League Division One
09 Jan 1960 Rotherham United v Arsenal D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 1960 Arsenal v Rotherham United D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
16 Jan 1960 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal L 3-0 League Division One
23 Jan 1960 Manchester City v Arsenal W 1-2 League Division One
06 Feb 1960 Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers W 5-2 League Division One
13 Feb 1960 Blackpool v Arsenal L 2-1 League Division One
20 Feb 1960 Arsenal v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1960 Arsenal v Newcastle United W 1-0 League Division One
05 Mar 1960 Preston North End v Arsenal W 0-3 League Division One
15 Mar 1960 Arsenal v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
19 Mar 1960 Burnley v Arsenal L 3-2 League Division One
26 Mar 1960 Arsenal v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
09 Apr 1960 Arsenal v Chelsea L 1-4 League Division One
15 Apr 1960 Arsenal v Fulham W 2-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1960 Arsenal v Manchester United W 5-2 League Division One
30 Apr 1960 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal L 1-0 League Division One
05 Nov 1960 West Ham United v Arsenal L 6-0 League Division One
14 Jan 1961 Arsenal v Manchester City W 5-4 League Division One
21 Jan 1961 Tottenham Hotspur v Arsenal L 4-2 League Division One
04 Feb 1961 Newcastle United v Arsenal D 3-3 League Division One
11 Feb 1961 Arsenal v Cardiff City L 2-3 League Division One
18 Feb 1961 West Bromwich Albion v Arsenal W 2-3 League Division One
25 Feb 1961 Arsenal v Leicester City L 1-3 League Division One
04 Mar 1961 Aston Villa v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One
11 Mar 1961 Arsenal v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 League Division One
18 Mar 1961 Manchester United v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
25 Mar 1961 Arsenal v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
31 Mar 1961 Fulham v Arsenal D 2-2 League Division One


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
1955-56 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1
1956-57 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 3
1956-57 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1
1957-58 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1
1957-58 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
1958-59 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1959-60 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
1960-61 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1
1960-61 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
1961-62 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1962-63 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1963-64 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 3
1963-64 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
1964-65 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1
1964-65 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1965-66 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1965-66 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 3
1966-67 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2


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
10 May 1956 Netherlands v Republic of Ireland W 1-4 International Friendly
03 Oct 1956 Republic of Ireland v Denmark W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
25 Nov 1956 Republic of Ireland v West Germany W 3-0 International Friendly
08 May 1957 England v Republic of Ireland L 5-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
19 May 1957 Republic of Ireland v England D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
02 Oct 1957 Denmark v Republic of Ireland W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 1
11 May 1958 Poland v Republic of Ireland D 2-2 International Friendly
14 May 1958 Austria v Republic of Ireland L 3-1 International Friendly
05 Oct 1958 Republic of Ireland v Poland D 2-2 International Friendly
01 Nov 1959 Republic of Ireland v Sweden W 3-2 International Friendly
30 Mar 1960 Republic of Ireland v Chile W 2-0 International Friendly
28 Sep 1960 Republic of Ireland v Wales L 2-3 International Friendly
06 Nov 1960 Republic of Ireland v Norway W 3-1 International Friendly
03 May 1961 Scotland v Republic of Ireland L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
07 May 1961 Republic of Ireland v Scotland L 0-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
08 Oct 1961 Republic of Ireland v Czechoslovakia L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
29 Oct 1961 Czechoslovakia v Republic of Ireland L 7-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 8
09 Jun 1963 Republic of Ireland v Scotland W 1-0 International Friendly
13 Oct 1963 Republic of Ireland v Austria W 3-2 UEFA European Championship 1st round 2nd leg
11 Mar 1964 Spain v Republic of Ireland L 5-1 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
10 May 1964 Poland v Republic of Ireland L 3-1 International Friendly
13 May 1964 Norway v Republic of Ireland W 1-4 International Friendly
24 May 1964 Republic of Ireland v England L 1-3 International Friendly
25 Oct 1964 Republic of Ireland v Poland W 3-2 International Friendly
05 May 1965 Republic of Ireland v Spain W 1-0 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
27 Oct 1965 Spain v Republic of Ireland L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9
10 Nov 1965 Republic of Ireland v Spain L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 9 play-off
04 May 1966 Republic of Ireland v Germany L 0-4 International Friendly
22 May 1966 Austria v Republic of Ireland L 1-0 International Friendly
25 May 1966 Belgium v Republic of Ireland W 2-3 International Friendly
16 Nov 1966 Republic of Ireland v Turkey W 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
07 Dec 1966 Spain v Republic of Ireland L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1


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