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Trevor Smith

Birmingham City FC

2 appearances, 0 goals

P 2 W 0 D 1 L 1 F 3: A 4
25% successful

1958-59

captain: none
minutes played:
180

Timeline

  Trevor Smith
Birth 13 April 1936 in Quarry Bank, Brierley Hill, Staffordshire [registered in Kingswinsford, June 1936].
Death 9 August 2003 in Colchester, Essex, aged 67 years 118 days [registered in Colchester, August 2003].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x
Height/Weight 6' 1", 13st. 7lbs [1960].

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 781st players (782) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
First match No. 335, 17 October 1959, Wales 1 England 1, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 23 years 187 days.
Last match No. 336, 28 October 1959, England 2 Sweden 3, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 23 years 198 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1958 (provisional squad); British Championship 1959-60;
Team honours British Championship shared 1959-60;
Individual honours England B (five appearances, one captaincy, 1955-57)
England U23
(twelve appearances, two captaincies, 1955-59)
Distinctions The seventieth Staffordshirian to represent England.
Died eight days after Jack Aston.

Beyond England

After leaving football, he became landlord of a pub in Tamworth, then managed wine stores in the Bull Ring shopping centre, Birmingham, and at Dagenham in Essex. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.


The Numbers
parties Appearances comp. apps minutes captain
2 2 1 180 0 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.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
2 0 1 1 3 4 -1 0 0 1.5 2 25 -1
Both his matches were played in a white shirt

Venue & Competition Record

Venue & Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home venue
Friendly match
1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
Away venue
British Championship
1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1959-60 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
 
Match History
 
Age 18 under 23  
two appearances - Italy January 1955, Scotland February 1955.
B  
postponed - Scotland March 1955; one appearance - West Germany March 1955.
 
Age 19 under 23  
unofficial - England Over30s May 1955
two appearances - Denmark September 1955 & Scotland February 1956
  
Age 20  
three appearances - Denmark September 1956, France October 1956, Scotland February 1957
  
Age 21 B  
three appearances - Bulgariaᶜ , Romania & Czechoslovakia May 1957
under 23  
four appearances - Bulgaria September 1957, Romaniaᶜ October 1957, Scotlandᶜ January 1958, Wales April 1958
 
 
 Club: Birmingham City F.C. - two full appearances (180 min) manager: Walter Winterbottom - two full appearances (180 min)x

apps match pic match details comp res. rundown shirt

Age 22
319 7 May 1958 - England 2 Portugal 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW party member
England's selectors announced their forty-man squad from whom the final 22 would be selected, on 22 April 1958. Of the 18 players who were cut from the squad on 28 May, they included Trevor Smith.
 
Age 23 under 23  
one appearance - Italy May 1959; reserve - West Germany 1959;
 

1 335 17 October 1959 - Wales 1 England 1
Ninian Park, Cardiff
BC AD   5

one of five who became the 781st player (782) to appear for England.
the twelfth Birmingham City player to represent England

2 336 28 October 1959 - England 2 Sweden 3
Empire Stadium, Wembley
Fr HL   5
  


  

 
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