Simon Webb (footballer)

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Simon Webb
Personal information
Full name Simon Webb
Date of birth (1978-01-19) 19 January 1978 (age 39)
Place of birth County Mayo, Ireland
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Playing position Left back
Youth career
Tottenham Hotspur
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1996–2000 Tottenham Hotspur 0 (0)
1999–2000 Leyton Orient (loan) 4 (0)
2000 Purfleet ? (?)
2000–2004 Bohemians ? (5)
2005–2007 Drogheda United ? (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Simon Webb (born in County Mayo on 19 January 1978) is a retired Irish footballer.

A trainee with Tottenham Hotspur from August 1994, Simon went on loan to Leyton Orient in October 1999. He signed for Bohemians from Purfleet in July 2000 where he won two league winning medals (2000/01 and 2002/03) and a FAI Cup winners medal (2001). He was sent off in the 2002 FAI Cup Final as Bohemians were beaten 2-1 by Dundalk [2].

At the end of the 2004 season, Webb moved along with Damian Lynch to Drogheda United. He has become a regular fixture in the side, captaining the side on occasions and has added to his collection of medals by winning the FAI Cup in 2005 and the Setanta Cup in 2006 and 2007.

He retired in January 2008.[1]

Webb played for the Republic of Ireland national under-19 football team in the 1996 UEFA European Under-18 Football Championship finals in Luxembourg.


Drogheda United


  1. ^ [1]