Noel Cantwell

Date of birth28 December 1932
Place of birthCork
NationalityIrish
PositionLeft back
Died08 September 2005

Eire International

With West Ham United, 2nd Division Champion 1958

A class left-back, United captain 1960-67, FA Cup winner 1963. Played for Ireland at both football and cricket. Considered a possible successor to Sir Matt Busby, in the event he went on to manage Coventry City (1967-72).

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
West Ham United 01 Sep 1952 01 Nov 1960

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1952-53 West Ham United League Division Two 4
1953-54 West Ham United League Division Two 23
1954-55 West Ham United FA Cup 2
1954-55 West Ham United League Division Two 17
1955-56 West Ham United FA Cup 6
1955-56 West Ham United League Division Two 40
1956-57 West Ham United FA Cup 2
1956-57 West Ham United League Division Two 39
1
1957-58 West Ham United FA Cup 2
1957-58 West Ham United League Division Two 33
4
1958-59 West Ham United FA Cup 1
1958-59 West Ham United League Division One 42
3
1959-60 West Ham United FA Cup 2
1959-60 West Ham United League Division One 40
3
1960-61 Manchester United FA Cup 3
2
1960-61 Manchester United League Division One 24
1960-61 West Ham United League Division One 10
1961-62 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1961-62 Manchester United League Division One 17
2
1962-63 Manchester United FA Cup 5
1962-63 Manchester United League Division One 25
1
1963-64 Manchester United FA Charity Shield 1
1963-64 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1963-64 Manchester United League Division One 28
1963-64 Manchester United UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 4
1964-65 Manchester United League Division One 2
1
1965-66 Manchester United European Cup 3
1965-66 Manchester United FA Charity Shield 1
1965-66 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1965-66 Manchester United League Division One 23
2
1966-67 Manchester United League Division One 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
06 Apr 1953 Fulham v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division Two
18 Apr 1953 Sheffield United v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
25 Apr 1953 West Ham United v Barnsley W 3-1 League Division Two
01 May 1953 Lincoln City v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
19 Aug 1953 West Ham United v Lincoln City W 5-0 League Division Two
22 Aug 1953 West Ham United v Leicester City W 4-1 League Division Two
24 Aug 1953 Rotherham United v West Ham United L 5-0 League Division Two
29 Aug 1953 Stoke City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
31 Aug 1953 West Ham United v Rotherham United W 3-0 League Division Two
05 Sep 1953 West Ham United v Fulham W 3-1 League Division Two
10 Sep 1953 Swansea Town v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
12 Sep 1953 Bristol Rovers v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division Two
14 Sep 1953 West Ham United v Swansea Town W 4-1 League Division Two
19 Sep 1953 Leeds United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
26 Sep 1953 West Ham United v Birmingham City L 1-2 League Division Two
03 Oct 1953 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division Two
10 Oct 1953 West Ham United v Brentford L 0-1 League Division Two
17 Oct 1953 Derby County v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
24 Oct 1953 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 League Division Two
31 Oct 1953 Doncaster Rovers v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division Two
07 Nov 1953 West Ham United v Bury W 5-0 League Division Two
14 Nov 1953 Oldham Athletic v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
21 Nov 1953 West Ham United v Everton D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Feb 1954 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Feb 1954 Brentford v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
06 Mar 1954 West Ham United v Derby County D 0-0 League Division Two
13 Mar 1954 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division Two
21 Aug 1954 Swansea Town v West Ham United L 5-2 League Division Two
23 Aug 1954 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United L 5-2 League Division Two
27 Dec 1954 Derby County v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division Two
08 Jan 1955 West Ham United v Port Vale D 2-2 FA Cup 3rd round
10 Jan 1955 Port Vale v West Ham United L 3-1 FA Cup 3rd round replay
22 Jan 1955 Bristol Rovers v West Ham United W 2-4 League Division Two
05 Feb 1955 West Ham United v Plymouth Argyle W 6-1 League Division Two
12 Feb 1955 Port Vale v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
24 Feb 1955 West Ham United v Doncaster Rovers L 0-1 League Division Two
12 Mar 1955 Stoke City v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division Two
19 Mar 1955 West Ham United v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division Two
26 Mar 1955 Birmingham City v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
02 Apr 1955 West Ham United v Ipswich Town W 4-0 League Division Two
08 Apr 1955 West Ham United v Fulham W 2-1 League Division Two
09 Apr 1955 Luton Town v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division Two
11 Apr 1955 Fulham v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division Two
16 Apr 1955 West Ham United v Rotherham United L 1-2 League Division Two
23 Apr 1955 Bury v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division Two
02 May 1955 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Aug 1955 West Ham United v Rotherham United D 1-1 League Division Two
22 Aug 1955 Port Vale v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
27 Aug 1955 Swansea Town v West Ham United L 4-2 League Division Two
29 Aug 1955 West Ham United v Port Vale L 0-2 League Division Two
03 Sep 1955 West Ham United v Notts County W 6-1 League Division Two
06 Sep 1955 Bristol City v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
10 Sep 1955 Leeds United v West Ham United D 3-3 League Division Two
17 Sep 1955 West Ham United v Fulham W 2-1 League Division Two
24 Sep 1955 Bury v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
01 Oct 1955 West Ham United v Barnsley W 4-0 League Division Two
08 Oct 1955 West Ham United v Plymouth Argyle W 4-0 League Division Two
15 Oct 1955 Liverpool v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
22 Oct 1955 West Ham United v Doncaster Rovers W 6-1 League Division Two
29 Oct 1955 Lincoln City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
05 Nov 1955 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers L 2-3 League Division Two
12 Nov 1955 Hull City v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
19 Nov 1955 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest L 1-2 League Division Two
03 Dec 1955 West Ham United v Leicester City L 1-3 League Division Two
10 Dec 1955 Bristol Rovers v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
17 Dec 1955 Rotherham United v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division Two
24 Dec 1955 West Ham United v Swansea Town W 5-1 League Division Two
26 Dec 1955 Middlesbrough v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division Two
27 Dec 1955 West Ham United v Middlesbrough W 1-0 League Division Two
31 Dec 1955 Notts County v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division Two
07 Jan 1956 West Ham United v Preston North End W 5-2 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1956 West Ham United v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division Two
28 Jan 1956 West Ham United v Cardiff City W 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
11 Feb 1956 Barnsley v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
18 Feb 1956 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers D 0-0 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 1956 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United W 2-3 FA Cup 5th round replay
25 Feb 1956 West Ham United v Liverpool W 2-0 League Division Two
03 Mar 1956 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United D 3-3 FA Cup Quarter-final
08 Mar 1956 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
10 Mar 1956 West Ham United v Bristol Rovers W 2-1 League Division Two
17 Mar 1956 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division Two
19 Mar 1956 West Ham United v Bury W 3-2 League Division Two
24 Mar 1956 West Ham United v Hull City D 1-1 League Division Two
26 Mar 1956 Doncaster Rovers v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
30 Mar 1956 West Ham United v Stoke City W 2-0 League Division Two
31 Mar 1956 Plymouth Argyle v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division Two
02 Apr 1956 Stoke City v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division Two
07 Apr 1956 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday D 3-3 League Division Two
14 Apr 1956 Leicester City v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
18 Apr 1956 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division Two
21 Apr 1956 West Ham United v Lincoln City L 2-4 League Division Two
28 Apr 1956 West Ham United v Bristol City W 3-0 League Division Two
25 Aug 1956 West Ham United v Swansea Town L 1-2 League Division Two
27 Aug 1956 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division Two
01 Sep 1956 Lincoln City v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division Two
03 Sep 1956 West Ham United v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division Two
08 Sep 1956 West Ham United v Rotherham United D 1-1 League Division Two
15 Sep 1956 Port Vale v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division Two
22 Sep 1956 West Ham United v Barnsley W 2-0 League Division Two
29 Sep 1956 Sheffield United v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division Two
06 Oct 1956 Leyton Orient v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
13 Oct 1956 West Ham United v Huddersfield Town L 0-2 League Division Two
20 Oct 1956 Bristol Rovers v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Oct 1956 West Ham United v Grimsby Town L 0-1 League Division Two
03 Nov 1956 Doncaster Rovers v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division Two
10 Nov 1956 West Ham United v Stoke City W 1-0 League Division Two
17 Nov 1956 Middlesbrough v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
01 Dec 1956 Bury v West Ham United D 3-3 League Division Two
08 Dec 1956 West Ham United v Notts County W 2-1 League Division Two
15 Dec 1956 West Ham United v Fulham W 2-1 League Division Two
22 Dec 1956 Swansea Town v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division Two
25 Dec 1956 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Division Two
29 Dec 1956 West Ham United v Lincoln City W 2-1 League Division Two
05 Jan 1957 West Ham United v Grimsby Town W 5-3 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 1957 Rotherham United v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division Two
19 Jan 1957 West Ham United v Port Vale W 2-1 League Division Two
26 Jan 1957 Everton v West Ham United L 2-1 FA Cup 4th round
02 Feb 1957 Barnsley v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
09 Feb 1957 West Ham United v Sheffield United W 3-2 League Division Two
16 Feb 1957 West Ham United v Leyton Orient W 2-1 League Division Two
23 Feb 1957 Huddersfield Town v West Ham United L 6-2 League Division Two
02 Mar 1957 West Ham United v Bristol Rovers L 1-2 League Division Two
09 Mar 1957 Grimsby Town v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
16 Mar 1957 West Ham United v Doncaster Rovers D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Mar 1957 Stoke City v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division Two
30 Mar 1957 West Ham United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division Two
06 Apr 1957 Leicester City v West Ham United L 5-3 League Division Two
13 Apr 1957 West Ham United v Bury W 1-0 League Division Two
15 Apr 1957 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division Two
19 Apr 1957 Bristol City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Apr 1957 Notts County v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division Two
22 Apr 1957 West Ham United v Bristol City W 3-1 League Division Two
27 Apr 1957 Liverpool v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division Two
24 Aug 1957 West Ham United v Lincoln City D 2-2 League Division Two
26 Aug 1957 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
31 Aug 1957 Bristol Rovers v West Ham United W 2-3 League Division Two
02 Sep 1957 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers D 1-1 League Division Two
07 Sep 1957 West Ham United v Derby County W 2-1 League Division Two
09 Sep 1957 West Ham United v Sheffield United L 0-3 League Division Two
14 Sep 1957 Swansea Town v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division Two
16 Sep 1957 Sheffield United v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division Two
21 Sep 1957 West Ham United v Fulham W 3-2 League Division Two
28 Sep 1957 Barnsley v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division Two
12 Oct 1957 Charlton Athletic v West Ham United W 0-3 League Division Two
19 Oct 1957 West Ham United v Doncaster Rovers D 1-1 League Division Two
26 Oct 1957 Rotherham United v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
02 Nov 1957 West Ham United v Huddersfield Town W 5-2 League Division Two
09 Nov 1957 Grimsby Town v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division Two
16 Nov 1957 West Ham United v Stoke City W 5-0 League Division Two
23 Nov 1957 Bristol City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
30 Nov 1957 West Ham United v Cardiff City D 1-1 League Division Two
07 Dec 1957 Liverpool v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division Two
14 Dec 1957 West Ham United v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division Two
21 Dec 1957 Lincoln City v West Ham United W 1-6 League Division Two
18 Jan 1958 West Ham United v Swansea Town W 6-2 League Division Two
25 Jan 1958 West Ham United v Stockport County W 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1958 Fulham v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division Two
08 Feb 1958 West Ham United v Barnsley D 1-1 League Division Two
15 Feb 1958 West Ham United v Fulham L 2-3 FA Cup 5th round
20 Feb 1958 Leyton Orient v West Ham United W 1-4 League Division Two
22 Feb 1958 West Ham United v Bristol City W 3-2 League Division Two
29 Mar 1958 Stoke City v West Ham United W 1-4 League Division Two
04 Apr 1958 West Ham United v Notts County W 3-1 League Division Two
05 Apr 1958 West Ham United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 League Division Two
08 Apr 1958 Notts County v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division Two
12 Apr 1958 Cardiff City v West Ham United W 0-3 League Division Two
19 Apr 1958 West Ham United v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division Two
26 Apr 1958 Middlesbrough v West Ham United W 1-3 League Division Two
23 Aug 1958 Portsmouth v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
25 Aug 1958 West Ham United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1958 West Ham United v Aston Villa W 7-2 League Division One
03 Sep 1958 Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
06 Sep 1958 Luton Town v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division One
08 Sep 1958 West Ham United v Manchester United W 3-2 League Division One
13 Sep 1958 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 4-0 League Division One
17 Sep 1958 Manchester United v West Ham United L 4-1 League Division One
20 Sep 1958 West Ham United v Chelsea W 4-2 League Division One
27 Sep 1958 Blackpool v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
04 Oct 1958 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers W 6-3 League Division One
11 Oct 1958 West Ham United v Birmingham City L 1-2 League Division One
18 Oct 1958 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
25 Oct 1958 West Ham United v Burnley W 1-0 League Division One
01 Nov 1958 Bolton Wanderers v West Ham United W 0-2 League Division One
08 Nov 1958 West Ham United v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
15 Nov 1958 Everton v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
22 Nov 1958 West Ham United v Leicester City L 0-3 League Division One
29 Nov 1958 Preston North End v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
06 Dec 1958 West Ham United v Leeds United L 2-3 League Division One
13 Dec 1958 Manchester City v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
20 Dec 1958 West Ham United v Portsmouth W 6-0 League Division One
25 Dec 1958 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1958 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United W 1-4 League Division One
03 Jan 1959 Aston Villa v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
10 Jan 1959 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United L 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
31 Jan 1959 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest W 5-3 League Division One
07 Feb 1959 Chelsea v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division One
16 Feb 1959 West Ham United v Blackpool W 1-0 League Division One
21 Feb 1959 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
28 Feb 1959 Birmingham City v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
07 Mar 1959 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion W 3-1 League Division One
14 Mar 1959 Burnley v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
21 Mar 1959 West Ham United v Bolton Wanderers W 4-3 League Division One
27 Mar 1959 West Ham United v Newcastle United W 3-0 League Division One
28 Mar 1959 Arsenal v West Ham United W 1-2 League Division One
30 Mar 1959 Newcastle United v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
04 Apr 1959 West Ham United v Everton W 3-2 League Division One
11 Apr 1959 Leicester City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
13 Apr 1959 West Ham United v Luton Town D 0-0 League Division One
18 Apr 1959 West Ham United v Preston North End D 1-1 League Division One
20 Apr 1959 West Ham United v Manchester City W 5-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1959 Leeds United v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
22 Aug 1959 West Ham United v Leicester City W 3-0 League Division One
25 Aug 1959 Preston North End v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
29 Aug 1959 Burnley v West Ham United W 1-3 League Division One
31 Aug 1959 West Ham United v Preston North End W 2-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1959 West Ham United v Leeds United L 1-2 League Division One
09 Sep 1959 Tottenham Hotspur v West Ham United D 2-2 League Division One
12 Sep 1959 Bolton Wanderers v West Ham United L 5-1 League Division One
14 Sep 1959 West Ham United v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-2 League Division One
19 Sep 1959 Chelsea v West Ham United W 2-4 League Division One
26 Sep 1959 West Ham United v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division One
03 Oct 1959 Newcastle United v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
10 Oct 1959 West Ham United v Luton Town W 3-1 League Division One
17 Oct 1959 Everton v West Ham United W 0-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1959 West Ham United v Blackpool W 1-0 League Division One
31 Oct 1959 Fulham v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1959 West Ham United v Manchester City W 4-1 League Division One
14 Nov 1959 Arsenal v West Ham United W 1-3 League Division One
21 Nov 1959 West Ham United v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 3-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1959 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United L 7-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1959 West Ham United v Nottingham Forest W 4-1 League Division One
12 Dec 1959 Blackburn Rovers v West Ham United L 6-2 League Division One
19 Dec 1959 Leicester City v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1959 Birmingham City v West Ham United L 2-0 League Division One
28 Dec 1959 West Ham United v Birmingham City W 3-1 League Division One
02 Jan 1960 West Ham United v Burnley L 2-5 League Division One
09 Jan 1960 Huddersfield Town v West Ham United D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
13 Jan 1960 West Ham United v Huddersfield Town L 1-5 FA Cup 3rd round replay
16 Jan 1960 Leeds United v West Ham United L 3-0 League Division One
23 Jan 1960 West Ham United v Bolton Wanderers L 1-2 League Division One
20 Feb 1960 West Ham United v Newcastle United L 3-5 League Division One
27 Feb 1960 Nottingham Forest v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
05 Mar 1960 West Ham United v Everton D 2-2 League Division One
09 Mar 1960 West Bromwich Albion v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division One
12 Mar 1960 Blackpool v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division One
19 Mar 1960 West Ham United v Blackburn Rovers W 2-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
11 Apr 1960 Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Ham United L 5-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Fulham L 1-2 League Division One
18 Apr 1960 Manchester United v West Ham United L 5-3 League Division One
23 Apr 1960 Luton Town v West Ham United L 3-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1960 West Ham United v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Division One
20 Aug 1960 Wolverhampton Wanderers v West Ham United L 4-2 League Division One
22 Aug 1960 West Ham United v Aston Villa W 5-2 League Division One
27 Aug 1960 West Ham United v Bolton Wanderers W 2-1 League Division One
29 Aug 1960 Aston Villa v West Ham United L 2-1 League Division One
03 Sep 1960 Sheffield Wednesday v West Ham United L 1-0 League Division One
05 Sep 1960 West Ham United v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
10 Sep 1960 Chelsea v West Ham United L 3-2 League Division One
14 Sep 1960 Manchester United v West Ham United L 6-1 League Division One
17 Sep 1960 West Ham United v Blackpool D 3-3 League Division One
24 Sep 1960 Everton v West Ham United L 4-1 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
1953-54 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 1
1955-56 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 2
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
2
1958-59 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
1
1959-60 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 3
1
1960-61 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1960-61 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1961-62 Republic of Ireland FIFA World Cup 2
1961-62 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1
1962-63 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1
1962-63 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
2
1963-64 Republic of Ireland International Friendly 1
1963-64 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
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 2
2
1966-67 Republic of Ireland UEFA European Championship 2
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
28 Oct 1953 Republic of Ireland v Luxembourg W 4-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
27 Nov 1955 Republic of Ireland v Spain D 2-2 International Friendly
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
05 Apr 1959 Republic of Ireland v Czechoslovakia W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Preliminary round
10 May 1959 Czechoslovakia v Republic of Ireland L 4-0 UEFA European Championship Preliminary round
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
18 May 1960 Sweden v Republic of Ireland L 4-1 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
08 Apr 1962 Republic of Ireland v Austria L 2-3 International Friendly
12 Aug 1962 Republic of Ireland v Iceland W 4-2 UEFA European Championship 1st round
02 Sep 1962 Iceland v Republic of Ireland D 1-1 UEFA European Championship 1st round
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
08 Apr 1964 Republic of Ireland v Spain L 0-2 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
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
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
23 Oct 1966 Republic of Ireland v Spain D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
22 Feb 1967 Turkey v Republic of Ireland L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1


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