clubInternationalQuery: SELECT * FROM clubInternationals WHERE visible ='Y' AND id = 57

First cap: v France, 1955

Total caps: 7

As captain: 0

Tries scored: 0

Total points scored: 0

Player information:

Name Marney Cunningham Born 23 June 1933 Cork
Died 31 May 2000 Manchester School PBC, Cork
Clubs: UCC, Cork Constitution Position Wing forward
International Caps: 7 International Games 1955 F, E, S, W
1956 C, U, L
Munster Senior Cup 1955 UCC    

Son of Jack Cunningham, a former Captain and President of Cork Constitution, he lived at Wilton Road and went to PBC schools, Western Road, Cork.

After school, he studied civil engineering at UCC, qualifying in 1956. He won Munster Senior Cup with UCC in 1955, and joined Cork Constitution the following season.

He won seven caps for Ireland; the first cap against France in 1955, and last against Wales in 1956. Thereafter, he entered the priesthood and ministered in Salford, Manchester.

He played club rugby while in Manchester, but did not play representative rugby afterwards.


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