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Trevor Francis

Birmingham City FC, Nottingham Forest FC, Manchester City FC, UC Sampdoria
52 appearances, 12 goals, one penalty

P 52 W 25 D 14 L 13 F x: A x
*(actual F x: A x)
62% successful

1977-86

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
3875

Profile

Full name Trevor John Francis (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 19 April 1954 in Plymouth, Devon [registered in Plymouth, May 1954].
Married to Helen C. Allcard [registered in Llanelly, Carmarthenshire, September 1974].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) From Birmingham City FC, joined Nottingham Forest FC for a fee in the region of a million pounds (�1,150,500) , the first player to do so, in February 1979. Joined Manchester City FC on 2 September 1981, debuted for City on 5 September 1981.  After only one season, Francis joined Italian club UC Sampdoria in 1982.
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division One Team of the Year 1976-77, 1977-78, 1981-82;
Distinctions x

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number 926th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Forward
First match No. 507, 9 February 1977, England 0 Netherlands 2, a friendly match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 22 years 296 days.
Last match No. 611, 23 April 1986, England 2 Scotland 1, a Rous Cup match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 32 years 4 days.
Major tournaments European Championships 1980; World Cup Finals 1982, 1986 (as reserve);
British Championships
1976-77, 1977-78, 1979-80, 1980-81, 1981-82, 1982-83, 1983-84; Rous Cup 1985, 1986;
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Trevor Francis - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Pens Capt. Disc.
- 52 34 42 10 8 3875 12 323 min 9 1
1
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.

 

Trevor Francis - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Trevor Francis - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Trevor Francis - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup - - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Trevor Francis - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

 Club: Birmingham City F.C. - 12 full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
1 u23 16 October 1973 - England 0 Poland 0, Home Park, Plymouth Fr HD Start 7
2 u23 13 November 1973 - England 1 Denmark 1, Fratton Park, Portsmouth Fr HD Start 7
3 u23 16 June 1974 - England 0 Wales 0, Ashton Gate, Bristol Fr HD Start 8
1 - x - x, x x x x x
 Club: Nottingham Forest F.C. - 10 full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
13 - x - x, x x x x x
 Club: Manchester City F.C. - 10 full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
23 - x - x, x x x x x
 Club: U.C. Sampdoria - 20 full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
33 - x - x, x x x x x
Age xx
Bobby Robson announced his 22-man World Cup squad on 28 April 1986, he also named six standby players, and included in that list was the experienced Trevor Francis.

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