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Jack Keenan

Burnley FC




Full name John Keenan
Born 1865 in Newton, Yorkshire
Census returns confirm his place of birth
Married to Margaret Devery on 26 November 1891 at St. Mary's Church, Burnley
"KEENANDEVERY.On November 26th, at St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church, by the Rev. Father O'Kelly, Mr. John Keenan (Burnley Football Club), to Miss Margaret Devery, Laland-road, Burnley." - Saturday, 28 November 1891, Burnley Express
Died 16 March 1906 at Brunshaw Road, Burnley, aged 41 years [registered in Burnley, March 1906]
Buried on 20 March, in Burnley cemetery.
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Played for Clitheroe FC, as well as Burnley FC from 1884. Also represented Lancashire in 1888.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Distinctions not known

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Employed by the Keirby Brewery Company up until his death.


Jack Keenan - Career Statistics
Parties Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
2 0 0 0 0 min none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.


Jack Keenan - Match History
 Clubs: Burnley F.C. - 0 full caps

F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age nk
32 4 February 1888 - Wales 1 England 5, Alexandra Recreation Ground, Crewe BC AW reserve
33 17 March 1888 - Scotland 0 England 5, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AW reserve