Irish Footballers that Played for Liverpool - David Hannah
David Hannah - Introduction
David Hannah was born in Raffrey, Co. Down, Northern Ireland on 28 April 1867. A forward, he had crossed the Irish Sea to join Sunderland and he joined Liverpool from the North-east club on 2 November 1894.
David Hannah & Liverpool
'Davy' Hannah made his Liverpool debut on 10 November 1894 against Stoke City at Victoria Ground. Liverpool lost 3-1 on a day the John McLean also made his debut for the Reds. Hannah retained he place in the team for most of the rest of the season making 17 First Division appearances as Liverpool were relegated to the Division Two.
David Hannah scored the first of his 12 goals for Liverpool in his home debut in his second match for the club. At Anfield Road he scored a second half goal as Liverpool snatched a late 2-2 draw against Merseyside rivals Everton. Hannah went on to score a total of six goals in that relegation season.
The County Down man made eleven appearances in the next season as Liverpool returned to the First Division at the first attempt. Hannah chipped in with three goals. In his final season with the club he made just four appearances yet he scored three goals. David Hannah played his last game for Liverpool on 13 March 1897 against Aston Villa in a 0-0 draw. Later that year Hannah was allowed to leave Liverpool on a free transfer to Dundee in Scotland.
David Hannah - Ireland Career
There is no record of David Hannah having made any appearances for Ireland at senior international level.
David Hannah - Liverpool & Ireland Statistics
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