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Friday 18 January 2019

Eric Barber Factfile

Clubs: Shelbourne (1958-'66; 1971-'75; 1978-80); Also Birmingham City, Chicago Spurs, Shamrock Rovers, Weiner Sports Klub Vienna.

Born: Dublin 11/1/1942

Clubs: Shelbourne (1958-'66; 1971-'75; 1978-80); Also Birmingham City, Chicago Spurs, Shamrock Rovers, Weiner Sports Klub Vienna.

Manager: Shelbourne 1979-90; Hammond Lane in Leinster Senior League

International Caps: Two (v Spain, Belgium, 1966)

Honours: FAI Youth Cup 1959 with Shelbourne; FAI Cup 1960; League of Ireland championship 1961-62; FAI Cup 1963.

Notable achievements: 126 League goals for Shelbourne (Club Record); 141 League of Ireland goals (9th in all-time scorers list); scored in every round including final in FAI Cup 1960; He was Shels top scorer in 10 of the seasons he spent with the club.

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