George Dunlop (footballer)

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George Dunlop
Personal information
Date of birth (1956-01-16) January 16, 1956 (age 64)
Place of birth Belfast, Northern Ireland
National team
Northern Ireland

George Dunlop (born 16 January 1956) is a former Northern Ireland international footballer.


During his club career he played as a goalkeeper for Manchester City, Glentoran, Ballymena United, Linfield, Larne, and RUC. He was named Ulster Footballer of the Year for the 1980/81 season, while at Linfield.[1]


He earned 4 caps for the Northern Ireland national football team, and was part of the team at the 1982 FIFA World Cup when Northern Ireland reached the second round.

Personal life[edit]

His nephew is the former Rangers and Northern Ireland national under-21 football team player Josh Robinson.[2]


  1. ^ M. Brodie (ed.), Northern Ireland Soccer Yearbook 2009-2010, p. 102. Belfast:Ulster Tatler Publications
  2. ^ BBC Sport - Josh Robinson is a nephew of former Linfield goalkeeper George Dunlop.

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