7th August 1992
Joined Linfield
Rejoined August 5, 2014
Previous Clubs
Oldham Athletic and Chorley (on loan).
Under 21 international
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Michael Lusty
Player Notes
Winger / striker who came through Linfield Academy

First team debut as sub in home CIS Cup defeat to Portadown on December 17, 2008.

Signed for Oldham in June 2009. Made his first team debut for Oldham in 2010.

38 appearances for Oldham and 8 on loan at Chorley.

10 under 21 appearances for Northern Ireland.

Rejoined Linfield on a 2 year contract on August 6, 2014

Linfield debut in second spell - as a sub in 3-0 defeat by Portadown on August 9, 2014.

First goal in a 3-0 win away to Carrick Rangers on Wednesday August 12, 2015

Signed a 2 year contract extension on January 26, 2016 to take effect at the end of the 2015/16 season,

100th Linfield appearance in the 2016 Boxing Day 1-1 home draw with Glentoran

150th Linfield appearance in a 3-1 win away to Warrenpoint on Tuesday February 6, 2018.

Agreed 2 year contract extension in February 2018 to take effect on the expiry of his existing contract at the end of the 2017/18 season.

200th appearance as a sub in a 2-1 home Irish cup defeat by Crusaders on February 2, 2019.

In September 2019, Kirk signed a new 3 year contract extension to take effect on the expiry of his existing contract at the end of the 2019/20 season.

250th appearance in 2-1 win at home to Dungannon on February 4, 2020.

Kirk signed an extension to his contract on February 10, 2021 committing his career with Linfield to the end of the 2023/24 season.

300th game in a 2-1 home defeat by Zalgiris Vilnius in the Champions League on July 13, 2021.

Goal of the season award winner 2021-22

Kirk made his 350th Linfield appearance as a sub in a 3-0 Europa League defeat in Zurich on August 11, 2022.

Captained Linfield in 4-0 home league win against Portadown on August 14, 2022.

50th goal in 3-2 league win away to Dungannon Swifts on August 12, 2023.

Captained Linfield and scored 2 goals on his 400th appearance in a 6-1 home Premiership win against Newry City on September 30, 2023.

(at end of 2022/23):

Played: 389 (including 85 as sub)

Goals: 49

Next Match
Queen's University
League Cup
Kick-off : 3rd October @ 7:45pm
Venue : Windsor Park
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Newry City
Irish Premier League Match Report