Irish International American Football 1986

Irish International American Football Results 1986

Irish American Football Teams played five International Friendly matches in 1986. In March Dublin Celts defeated both Wirral Wolves of Liverpool (14-0) and Newcastle Senators (16-14). After the season in September Carrickfergus Cougars Lost 8-28 to  Scottish team Ayr Burners and then an IAFL All-Stars team lost 0-36 to Marlboro Shamrocks from Massachusetts to finish off the season.

Results

Team
Dublin Celts
Wirral Wolves

Results

Team
Dublin Celts
Newcastle Senators (Eng)

Results

Team
Carrickfergus Cougars
Ayr Burners (Sco)

Irish International Box Scores and Player Lists 1986

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Glen Webster had the honour of scoring the first ever touchdown in an Irish International American Football match played in Ireland when he scored against Wirral Wolves from Liverpool in a 14-0 victory at Stradbrook Rugby Grounds, Blackrock, Co. Dublin on the day before St. Patrick’s Day in 1986

References

[1] Miriam Lord (1986) “Crunch: but could they handle Moss Keane?” Irish Independent. Monday, March 17, 1986. pg. 7

[2] BritballNow (2017) British and Irish sides Friendly results against foreign opposition [Internet] Available from: http://www.britballnow.co.uk/History/UKClubsForeignOppo.html [Accessed 16 November 2017]

[3] James Mulcahy (1986) “Savage Celts” Irish Independent. Thursday, March 27, 1986. pg. 9.

[4] Irish American Football League (2002) Other Events [Internet] Available from: http://americanfootball.ie/iafl/otherevents02.htm [Accessed 20 March 2018]

Past copies of the Irish Independent are available to view online at: https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/

Irish International American Football 1986

DateEventTime/ResultsLeagueSeasonVenueArticleMatch Day

Details

Date Time League Season
March 16, 1986 12:00 pm International American Football Friendlies 1986

Venue

Stradbrook, Blackrock, Co. Dublin

Results

Team
Dublin Celts
Wirral Wolves

Dublin Celts

Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Wirral Wolves

Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Two weeks after defeating Wirral Wolves of Liverpool in a Friendly match at Stradbrook, Blackrock, Co. Dublin, the Dublin Celts narrowly defeated Newcastle Senators 16-14 at Wanderers FC Rugby Club in Ballsbridge, Dublin. to continue their winning streak versus English American Football Teams.

References

[1] James Mulcahy (1986) “Savage Celts” Irish Independent. Thursday, March 27, 1986. pg. 9.

[2] BritballNow (2017) British and Irish sides Friendly results against foreign opposition [Internet] Available from: http://www.britballnow.co.uk/History/UKClubsForeignOppo.html [Accessed 16 November 2017]

[3] BritballNow (2017) Newcastle Senators [Internet] Available from: http://www.britballnow.co.uk/History/Britball%20Teams/NEWCASTLESENATORS.htm [Internet] [Accessed 25 June 2021]

[4] Irish American Football League (2002) Other Events [Internet] Available from: http://americanfootball.ie/iafl/otherevents02.htm [Accessed 20 March 2018]

Past copies of the Irish Independent are available to view online at: https://www.irishnewsarchive.com

Irish International American Football 1986

DateEventTime/ResultsLeagueSeasonVenueArticleMatch Day

Details

Date Time League Season
March 30, 1986 2:00 pm International American Football Friendlies 1986

Venue

Wanderers FC Rugby Club, Ballsbridge, Dublin 4

Results

Team
Dublin Celts
Newcastle Senators (Eng)

Dublin Celts

Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Newcastle Senators (Eng)

Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Carrickfergus Cougars entertained the Ayr Burners from Scotland at Musgrave Park in this International American Football Friendly on September 28, 1986. Despite as touchdown by Mervyn Robinson, after which D. Moran ran in for the two extra points, the Cougars  found the Burners too hot to handle, losing 28-8.

References

[1] Anon. (1986) “Cowboys into Shamrock Bowl” Belfast Telegraph. Monday, September 29, 1986. Pg. 18.

Past Copies of the Belfast Telegraph are available to view online at: https://www.irishnewsarchive.com/

Irish International American Football 1986

DateEventTime/ResultsLeagueSeasonVenueArticleMatch Day

Details

Date Time League Season
September 28, 1986 12:00 pm International American Football Friendlies 1986

Venue

Musgrave Park, Belfast

Results

Team
Carrickfergus Cougars
Ayr Burners (Sco)

Carrickfergus Cougars

# Player Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Ayr Burners (Sco)

Position Goals Assists Shots SoG Penalties
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Irish International American Football 1986

DateEventTime/ResultsLeagueSeasonVenueArticleMatch Day