History of Coleraine FC
Guest speaker – Hunter McClelland
Coleraine Historical Society will continue their monthly programme with a talk on The History of Coleraine FC. The speaker will be Hunter McClelland.
Hunter McClelland was born in Coleraine, in a year when Coleraine played in an Irish Cup final and grew up in Limavady where he went on to be a mathematics teacher for many years.
With a keen interest in football he had been Chairman of a Garvagh/Kilrea Supporters Club for 11 years.
Hunter saw his first Coleraine game one Boxing day, in a year of big snow and has gone on to hold many roles at Coleraine FC since that day including Secretary, Matchday Secretary, he is currently Vice President and Club historian and statistician and produced the Matchday programme for many years
In December 2019 Hunter was instrumental in the publishing of ‘A NEW HISTORY OF COLERAINE FC’, it is difficult to imagine anyone more qualified to give this talk than Hunter McClelland
The talk will cover all aspects of Coleraine FC including Formation, Managers, Players, Standout games, Memorable goals and Trophies
The talk is from 7.30pm-8.30pm on Tues 18th Jan 2022 via Zoom. Coleraine Historical Society members will receive an e-mail Zoom invitation from Chair Geoff Warke. Non members please check the Face Book page – Coleraine Historical Society NI | Facebook for any updates. Details are also available on the new web site Coleraine Historical Society (colerainehistory.org) The talk is free to all.