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Jackie Mansell Portsmouth FC



  John Mansell
Birth 22 August 1927 in Salford, Lancashire [registered in Salford, September 1927]
  According to the 1939 Register, John is at school, living with the Casson's at 3 River View in Lancaster. His parents are John and Emma (née Earnshaw)
Marriage to Moyra M. Hands [registered in Hove, Sussex, March 1950]
Death 19 March 2016 in Eastbourne, East Sussex

Playing Career

Club honours  
Individual honours  

England Career

Player number did not appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1954 (provisional)
Team honours None
Individual honours England B (two appearances, 1954-56)

Beyond England


The Numbers
Parties unused
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Match History
 Club: Portsmouth F.C. - no full appearances manager: Walter Winterbottom - no full appearancesx

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Age 26
286 16 May 1954 - Yugoslavia 1 England 0, Stadion JNA, Beograd tour AL party member
one appearance - Yugoslavia 16 May 1954
287 23 May 1954 - Hungary 7 England 1, Népstadion, Budapest   AL unused sub
party member  - Switzerland 23 May 1954
1 May 1954 was the date set by FIFA for a list of forty names to be submitted, from which the final 22 could be selected for each country's World Cup party. England's list appeared on 22 April 1954, nine days ahead of the deadline. 18 were destined not to make the final cut, including Jackie Mansell.

Age 28    
one appearance - Switzerland March 1956