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Paul Scholes

Manchester United FC

66 appearances, 14 goals

P 66 W 33 D 21 L 12 F x: A x
*(actual F x: A x)
66% successful

1997-2004

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
4918

Profile

Full name Paul Scholes

(*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)

Born 16 November 1974 in Salford, Greater Manchester [registered in Salford, December 1974].
Married to Claire Louise Froggatt [registered in Wrexham, February 1999]. Three children, Aiden, Arron and Alicia
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

Barry Hugmans' PFA Yearbooks [various] & FindMyPast.com

Biographies Paul Scholes: The Biography - Simon Miss (John Blake Publishing, August 2010);
Scholes: My Story (MUFC) - Paul Scholes (Simon & Schuster, September 2012);
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) Announced his retirement from football at the relatively young age of 36 on 31 May 2011.
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Premier League Team of the Year 2002-03, 2005-06;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 1082nd player to appear for England.
Position(s) Midfielder
First match No. 733, 24 May 1997, England 2 South Africa 1, a friendly match at Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester, substitute (64), aged 22 years 189 days.
Last match No. 817, 24 June 2004, Portugal 2 England 2, a European Championship Finals quarter-final match at Estádio do Sport Lisboa e Benfica, Bairro Dona Leonor, Lisboa, substituted (57), aged 29 years 221 days.
Major tournaments x
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.

 

Paul Scholes - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 66 39 64 2 38 4918 14 351 min 11 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.

 

Paul Scholes - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 30 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 66 33 21 12 - - - - - - - 65.9 +21

 

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

 

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

WCP

9 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 9 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 18 - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

14 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 7 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minor Competition 4 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly 23 - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 66 33 21 12 - - - - - - - 65.9 +21

 

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

 

Paul Scholes - Match History
 Club: Manchester United F.C. - 66 full caps

Coach: Glenn Hoddle - x full capsx

Age 22
1 733 24 May 1997 - England 2 South Africa 1, Old Trafford, Manchester Fr HW sub 64 17
- 734 31 May 1997 - Poland 0 England 2, Stadion Slaski, Chorzów WCP AW unused sub 17
2 735 4 June 1997 - Italy 0 England 2, Stade de la Beaujoire, Nantes TC NW Start 43 19
- 736 7 June 1997 - France 0 England 1, Stade de la Mosson, Montpellier AW unused sub
3 737 10 June 1997 - England 0 Brazil 1, Parc des Princes, Paris NL Start off 74

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