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Johnny Haynes

Fulham FC

56 appearances, 18 goals

P 56 W 30 D 14 L 12 F 149: A 74
*(actual F 147: A 74)
66% successful

1954-62

disciplined: none
Captain:
22
minutes played:
4980

Timeline

  John Norman Haynes (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Birth 17 October 1934 in Kentish Town, London [registered in Pancras, December 1934].
To Edward M.R. and Rose Clara (née Newton)
Attended Houndsfield Road School and The Laymer Grammar School, Edmonton.
Marriage Apparently three times, but no registrations can be found. He was survived by Avril, his third wife, presumably married in South Africa.
Death 18 October 2005 in Edinburgh Royal Infirmary, Midlothian, Scotland, aged 71 years 1 day [no registration in England] as a result of a car accident the day before on the Dalry Road, Edinburgh.

Source

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

Biographies It's All In The Game - Johnny Haynes (Arthur Baker: London, 1962)
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) Before turning professional, at the age of 17, in May 1952, he played for Feltham FC in the Middlesex League, Wimbledon FC in the Isthmian League and Woodford Town FC, in the Delphian League because Fulham FC had no youth team at the time.  He remained at Fulham FC for eighteen years, appearing for 594 league games, he scored 147 times. He left on a free to South Africa and played for Durban City FC, coached by John Byrne in 1970.
Club honours South African Football League Champions 1970.
Individual honours Football League (thirteen appearances).
Distinctions First player to earn a weekly £100 wage in 1961, following the abolition of the maximum wage.
Height/Weight 5' 9½", 11st. 10lbs [1959].

Source

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

Managerial Career

Club(s) Fulham FC, temporarily in November 1968 following the sacking of Bobby Robson.

England Career

Player number One of seven who became the 734th players (739) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-left/right
First match No. 291, 2 October 1954, Northern Ireland 0 England 2, British Championship match at Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast, aged 19 years 350 days.
Last match No. 362, 10 June 1962 Brazil 3 England 1, World Cup Finals match at Estádio Municipal, Viña del Mar, Chile, aged 27 years 236 days.
Major tournaments World Cup 1954 (reserve), 1958, 1962;
British Championship
1954-55, 1955-56, 1956-57, 1957-58, 1958-59, 1959-60, 1960-61, 1961-62;
Team honours British Championship winners 1954-55, 1956-57, 1960-61; shared 1955-56, 1957-58, 1958-59, 1959-60;
Individual honours England B (seven appearances, one goal, 1954-57)
England U23 (six appearances, seven goals, 1954-57)
England Youth, England Schoolboy (five appearances, 1949-50)
Distinctions A car accident on Blackpool promenade ended Haynes' international career in 1962.
Johnny Haynes was the first footballer to appear for England in every class of football available at the time when he represented his country at; school, youth, under 23, 'B' and full international level.
For 21 days, Haynes was England's youngest B internationalist
, aged 19 years 137 days

Beyond England

After hanging up his boots at the age of 41, Haynes remained in South Africa, he invested successfully in a bookmaking business, and after a few years of coaching decided to spend his time instead working on his golf handicap. He sold his booking business to Tote in 1976. He returned to Britain, Edinburgh in 1984, and set-up a dry-cleaning business. - Telegraph obituary/Guardian obituary

 

Johnny Haynes - Career Statistics
Parties Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
60+ 56 30 56 0 1 4980 18 277 min 11 22 none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Johnny Haynes - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 22 18 3 1 78 24 +54 0 7 3.545 1.091 88.6 +17
Away 26 11 7 8 62 39 +23 6 6 2.385 1.50 55.8 +3
Neutral 8 1 4 3 9 11 -2 3 2 1.125 1.375 37.5 -2
All 56 30 14 12 149 74 +75 9 15 2.661 1.321 66.1 +18

 

Johnny Haynes - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Red - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 56 30 14 12 149 74 +75 9 15 2.661 1.321 66.1 +18

 

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

WCP

6 4 2 0 22 4 +18 0 2 3.667 0.667 83.3 +4
WCF 8 1 4 3 9 11 -2 3 2 1.125 1.375 37.5 -2
World Cup 14 5 6 3 31 15 +16 3 4 2.214 1.071 57.1 +2
British Championship 16 10 4 2 46 19 +27 1 5 2.875 1.188 75.0 +8
Friendly 26 15 4 7 72 40 +32 5 6 2.769 1.538 65.4 +8
All 56 30 14 12 149 74 +75 9 15 2.661 1.321 66.1 +18

 

Johnny Haynes - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 1952-54 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 0
WCP 1956-58 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
WCP 1960-62 3 2 1 0 12 1 +11 0 2 4.00 0.333 83.3 +2
WCP All 6 4 2 0 22 4 +18 0 2 3.667 0.667 83.3 +4
World Cup Final Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 1954 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 0
WCF 1958 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
WCF 1962 4 1 1 2 5 6 -1 1 1 1.25 1.50 37.5 -1
WCF All 8 1 4 3 9 11 -2 3 2 1.125 1.375 37.5 -2
World Cup
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 1952-54 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00 00.0 0
WC 1956-58 7 2 4 1 14 8 +6 2 1 2.00 1.143 57.1 +1
WC 1960-62 7 3 2 2 17 7 +10 1 3 2.429 1.00 57.1 +1
WC All 14 5 6 3 31 15 +16 3 4 2.214 1.071 57.1 +2
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1954-55 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1955-56 2 1 1 0 4 1 +3 0 1 2.00 0.50 75.0 +1
BC 1956-57 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1957-58 3 2 0 1 10 3 +7 0 2 3.333 1.00 66.7 +1
BC 1958-59 2 1 1 0 4 3 +1 0 1 2.00 1.50 75.0 +1
BC 1959-60 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1960-61 3 3 0 0 19 6 +13 0 0 6.333 2.00 100.0 +3
BC 1961-62 3 0 2 1 2 4 -2 1 0 0.667 1.333 33.3 -1
BC All 16 10 4 2 46 19 +27 1 5 2.875 1.188 75.0 +8
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 14 5 6 3 31 15 +16 3 4 2.214 1.071 57.1 +2
BC 16 10 4 2 46 19 +27 1 5 2.875 1.188 75.0 +8
All 30 15 10 5 77 34 +43 4 9 2.567 1.133 66.7 +10

Match History
 
Age 19 under 23  
reserve - Italy January 1954
B  
three appearances - Scotland & West Germany March 1954;
Yugoslavia May 1954;  party member - Switzerland May 1954.
   
 
 Club: Fulham F.C. - 56 full appearances (4980 min) 2ᵍ manager: Walter Winterbottom - 56 full appearances (4980 min) 2ᵍx
287 23 May 1954 - Hungary 7 England 1, Népstadion, Budapest tour AL reserve
 
WCF
at home reserve 21x
288 17 June 1954 - Belgium 4 England 4, Sankt Jakob Stadium, Basel ND  
289 20 June 1954 - England 2 Switzerland 0, Wankdorfstadion, Bern NW
290 26 June 1954 - Uruguay 4 England 2, Sankt Jakob Stadium, Basel NL
1 291 2 October 1954 - Northern Ireland 0 England 2
Windsor Park, Belfast
BC AW 75 10
292 10 November 1954 - England 3 Wales 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW party member
293 1 December 1954 - England 3 West Germany 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW party member
  
  
Age 20 under 23  
two appearances - Italy January 1955 & Scotland February 1955
B  
one appearance - West Germany March 1955;
under 23  
reserve appearance - England Over30s May 1955; one appearance - Denmark September 1955;
   

Age 21 B  
one appearance - Yugoslavia October 1955
 
2 300 2 November 1955 - England 3 Northern Ireland 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW   8
3 301 30 November 1955 - England 4 Spain 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10

under 23  
one appearance - Scotland ͨ February 1956

4 302 14 April 1956 - Scotland 1 England 1
Hampden Park, Glasgow
BC AD 89 10
5 303 9 May 1956 - England 4 Brazil 2
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10
6 304 16 May 1956 - Sweden 0 England 0
Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna

tour
AD   10
7 305 20 May 1956 - Finland 1 England 5
Olympiastadion, Helsinki
AW 22 8
8 306 26 May 1956 - West Germany 1 England 3
Olympiastadion, Berlin
AW 69 8
  
 
under 23  
withdrew - Denmark ͨ September 1956

Age 22
9 308 14 November 1956 - England 3 Wales 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW 48 10
10 309 28 November 1956 - England 3 Yugoslavia 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW (1-0) 30 10
  

under 23  
one appearance - Scotland February 1957

11 312 8 May 1957 - England 5 Republic of Ireland 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley

WCP
HW   10
12 313 15 May 1957 - Denmark 1 England 4
Idrætsparken, København
AW 44 10
13 314 19 May 1957 - Republic of Ireland 1 England 1
Dalymount Park, Dublin
AD   10

B  
two appearances - Romania & Czechoslovakia May 1957
under 23  
one appearance - Bulgaria ͨ September 1957

Age 23
14 315 19 October 1957 - Wales 0 England 4
Ninian Park, Cardiff
BC AW 44,70 10
15 316 6 November 1957 - England 2 Northern Ireland 3
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HL   10
16 317 27 November 1957 - England 4 France 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10

under 23  
withdrew - Scotland ͨ January 1958

17 318 19 April 1958 - Scotland 0 England 4
Hampden Park, Glasgow
BC AW   10
18 319 7 May 1958 - England 2 Portugal 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10
19 320 11 May 1958 - Yugoslavia 5 England 0
Stadion JNA, Beograd
tour AL   10
20 321 18 May 1958 - USSR 1 England 1
Lenin Stadium, Moskva
AD   10
 
WCF
inside left 10x
21 322 8 June 1958 - England 2 USSR 2
Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg
ND  
22 323 11 June 1958 - Brazil 0 England 0
Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg
ND  
23 324 15 June 1958 - England 2 Austria 2
Ryavallen Stadion, Borås
ND 55
24 325 17 June 1958 - USSR 1 England 0
Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg
NL  
25 326 4 October 1958 - Northern Ireland 3 England 3
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW   10

Age 24
26 327 22 October 1958 - England 5 USSR 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW 44,63,82 10
  
27 329 11 April 1959 - England 1 Scotland 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW   10
28 330 6 May 1959 - England 2 Italy 2
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HD   10
29 331 13 May 1959 - Brazil 2 England 0
Estádio Municipal, Rio

tour
AL   10
30 332 17 May 1959 - Peru 4 England 1
Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima
AL   10
31 333 11 May 1959 - Mexico 2 England 1
Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Ciudad de México
AL   10
32 334 11 May 1959 - United States 1 England 8
Wrigley Field, Los Angeles
AW 87 10
  

Age 25
33 337 18 November 1959 - England 2 Northern Ireland 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW   8
338 9 April 1960 - Scotland 1 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD withdrew injured
34 339 11 May 1960 - England 3 Yugoslavia 3
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HD 89 8
35 340 15 May 1960 - Spain 3 England 0
Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid
tour AL   8 ͨ
36 341 22 May 1960 - Hungary 2 England 0
Népstadion, Budapest
AL   8 ͨ
37 342 8 October 1960 - Northern Ireland 2 England 5
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC AW   10 ͨ

Age 26
38 343 19 October 1960 - Luxembourg 0 England 9
Stade Municipal, Lëtzebuerg
WCP AW 51 10 ͨ
39 344 26 October 1960 - England 4 Spain 2
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10 ͨ
40 345 23 November 1960 - England 5 Wales 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW 61 10 ͨ
41 346 15 April 1961 - England 9 Scotland 3
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HW 79,81 10 ͨ
42 347 10 May 1961 - England 8 Mexico 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10 ͨ
43 348 21 May 1961 - Portugal 1 England 1
Estádio Nacional, Lisboa
WCP AD 10 ͨ
44 349 24 May 1961 - Italy 2 England 3
Stadio Olimpico, Roma

tour
AW   10 ͨ
45 350 27 May 1961 - Austria 3 England 1
Praterstadion, Wien
AL   10 ͨ
  
46 352 14 October 1961 - Wales 1 England 1
Ninian Park, Cardiff
BC AD   10 ͨ

Age 27
47 353 25 October 1961 - England 2 Portugal 0
Empire Stadium, Wembley
WCP HW   10 ͨ
48 354 22 November 1961 - England 1 Northern Ireland 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
BC HD   10 ͨ
49 355 4 April 1962 - England 3 Austria 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10 ͨ
50 356 14 April 1962 - Scotland 2 England 0
Hampden Park, Glasgow
BC AL   10 ͨ
51 357 9 May 1962 - England 3 Switzerland 1
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HW   10 ͨ
52 358 20 May 1962 - Peru 0 England 4
Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima
Fr AW   10 ͨ
 
WCF
captain 10x
53 359 31 May 1962 - Hungary 2 England 1
Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua
NL
54 360 2 June 1962 - England 3 Argentina 1
Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua
NW  
55 361 7 June 1962 - Bulgaria 0 England 0
Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua
ND  
56 362 10 June 1962 - Brazil 3 England 1
Estádio Municipal, Viña del Mar
NL  
   

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