ROBERT DEVEREUX



Dob: 31-01-1971

Pob: Great Cornard, Suffolk, GB

Position: Midfielder

Era: Professional

Club Appearance Record

SeasonTot AppsTot Goals
1986-87 0 0
1987-88 0 0
1988-89 0 0
TOTALS 0 0

Career Appearance Record

ClubDate SignedDate LeftFee
Ipswich Town 1986-87 June 1989 Youth Team
Colchester United October 1989 - Free
Southport - - -
Dagenham & Redbridge - - -
Sudbury Town 1990 - -
Cornard United - - -
Colchester United 1992-93 October 1992 -
Halstead Town 1993-94 - -
Shelbourne 1995-96 - -
Dundalk - - -
St Patricks Athletic July 1999 March 2000 -
Southport March 2000 September 2000 -
AFC Sudbury September 2000 June 2002 -

(4) Comments

  • A very skilful right-sided midfield player, (b 31/01/71) he started his footballing career at Ipswich Town and then joined Colchester United making 2 appearances in the 1989/90 season. He then played for a number of clubs, Southport (3 apps 4 subs), Dagenham & Redbridge and including Sudbury Town where he joined in 1990. He then went to Cornard United and the back to Colchester United in 1992/93 making 6 appearances. Robbie joined Halstead Town in 1993/94 before at the end joining Shelbourne and playing in the UEFA Cup and winning the Irish Cup in 1995/96. Dundalk was his next stop where he won the league title in 1997/98 and 1998/99. At the start of the 1999/2000 season he started with St Patricks and played in the Champions League for them. He returned to England in March 2000 and played for Southport (3 apps 4 subs), and then signed for AFC in September 2000. In February 2001 hewas involved in a nasty incident in match at Mildenhall Town that resulted in him receiving serious facial injuries. They kept him out until the start of the start of season 2001/02 but he also had a knee problem that seemed to hold him back. He played onto the end of the season and then announced his retirement. In October 2008 he was still in the Sudbury area running his own roofing company.

  • Made his debut for Southport on the 21st March 2000 v Doncaster Rovers, started 3 games for Southport and made a further 4 sub appearances.

  • In his first spell at Colchester Utd made his debut on the 13th October 1989 and his last game was 8 days later In his second spell at Colchester played his first game on the 15th August 1992 and his last game was in October 1992

  • b:Great Cornard [Not Bury St Edmunds] Career after ITFC 1989 Colchester Utd ???? Cornard Utd 1992 Colchester Utd 6 4 apps(over 2 spells) ???? Shelbourne ???? Dundalk ???? St Patricks Athletic ???? Southport ???? Sudbury Town ???? AFC Sudbury

Contract Info

  • Robert Devereux joined Ipswich Town + Signed Schoolboy Forms - Some Time During In The 1986 / 87 Season

    He signed YTS Forms with Ipswich Town in July 1987 ( Until June 1989 )

    He was released by Ipswich Town in June 1989 - Because He Was Not Offered a Professional Contract

    He joined Colchester United from Ipswich Town in October 1989 - On A Free Transfer + The Contract Period Is Unknown

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