Historical Belfast

Political Football: Belfast Celtic v Linfield, September 1912

September 11, 2020 Jason Burke Episode 5
Historical Belfast
Political Football: Belfast Celtic v Linfield, September 1912
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Historical Belfast
Political Football: Belfast Celtic v Linfield, September 1912
Sep 11, 2020 Episode 5
Jason Burke

On Saturday 14th September 1912, two weeks before Ulster Day and the signing of the Ulster Solemn League and Covenant, Linfield and Belfast Celtic clashed on and off the field at Celtic Park as the Home Rule crisis gathered momentum.

In this episode, Jason Burke takes a closer look at what happened on that fateful day in Paradise and how it proved to be the beginning of the end for the greatest rivalry in the history of Irish football.

Don't forget to check out Historical Belfast Tours and the Historical Belfast Blog at www.HistoricalBelfast.com 

Show Notes

On Saturday 14th September 1912, two weeks before Ulster Day and the signing of the Ulster Solemn League and Covenant, Linfield and Belfast Celtic clashed on and off the field at Celtic Park as the Home Rule crisis gathered momentum.

In this episode, Jason Burke takes a closer look at what happened on that fateful day in Paradise and how it proved to be the beginning of the end for the greatest rivalry in the history of Irish football.

Don't forget to check out Historical Belfast Tours and the Historical Belfast Blog at www.HistoricalBelfast.com