Irish Footballer that Played for Manchester
Utd - James Robinson
James Robinson - Introduction
James Robinson was a winger
from Belfast in Northern Ireland. He signed for Manchester United for
the 1919/20 season under manager Jack Robson.
James Robinson & Manchester United
James Robinson made his
debut on 3 January 1920 against Chelsea in a 0-2 loss at Old Trafford.
Robinson played only one more match that season. He only played seven
matches in the next season (1920/21) however he did notch two goals. James
Robinson scored his first goal for Manchester United against Sunderland
on 20 February 1921. It was the third goal in a 3-0 win at Old Trafford.
Robinson scored his third and last goal for Man Utd on 29 August 1921
against West Bromwich Albion. James Robinson played his last match for
Manchester United on 17 April 1922 against Sheffield United at Old Trafford.
United won the match 3-2.
James Robinson - Ireland Career
James Robinson did not
get the opportunity to play at international level for Ireland.