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England Players' Club Affiliations
Leicester City/
Leicester Fosse

Leicester City FC Profile

Club name Leicester City Football Club
Previous names Leicester Fosse FC 1884-1919;
Ground (s) The Walkers Stadium, since 2002; previously occupied The City Stadium, Filbert Street 1891-2002;

Founded

1884, turned professional in 1888.
Colours Royal blue shirts, white shorts, white stockings.
Domestic honours Football League Division Two Winners 1924-25, 1936-37, 1953-54, 1956-57, 1970-71, 1979-80;
FA Cup runners-up 1948-49, 1960-61, 1962-63, 1968-69;
Football League Cup winners 1963-64, runners-up 1964-65, (Coca-Cola) winners 1996-97, (Worthington) winners 1999-2000, runners-up 1998-99;
FA Charity Shield winners 1971;
European honours None.
International honours None.
Most capped player John O'Neill, 39, Northern Ireland

Chronologically

Most Capped
Player
No.
England Players Years Starts Subs Apps Capt Goals
816 Banks, Gordon 1963-67 37 0 37 0 0
867 Shilton, Peter Leslie 1970-75 21 0 21 0 0
898 Worthington, Frank Stuart 1974 6 2 8 0 2
902 Whitworth, Stephen 1975 7 0 7 0 0
979 Lineker, Gary Winston 1984-85 3 4 7 0 3
537 Hine, Ernest William 1928-31 6 0 6 0 4
333 Bailey, Horace Peter 1908 5 0 5 0 0
533 Barry, Leonard James 1928-29 5 0 5 0 0
541 Adcock, Hugh 1929 5 0 5 0 1
1094 Heskey, Emile William Ivanhoe 1999-2000 1 4 5 0 0
518 Bishop, Sidney Macdonald 1927 4 0 4 0 1
897 Weller, Keith 1974 4 0 4 0 1
525 Osborne, Reginald 1927 1 0 1 0 0
616 Smith, Septimus Charles 1935 1 0 1 0 0
1098 Guppy, Stephen Andrew 1999 1 0 1 0 0
1075 Walker, Ian Michael 2004 0 1 1 0 0
16 Total 1908-2004 107 11 118 0 12

Notes

Three City players, Peter Shilton, Keith Weller and Frank Worthington, all played at the same time for England, against Scotland and Argentina, in May 1974.  Shilton and Weller started the match against Northern Ireland in the same month, Worthington was a substitute.

Leicester City had two players in the England line-up at one time on five occasions in 1929.  Hugh Adcock and Len Barry played together in England's summer tour of Europe, against France, Belgium and Spain, May 1929.

A few months later, Hugh Adcock played alongside Ernie Hine in England's games against Ireland and Wales, October and November 1929.

Peter Shilton and Keith Weller than starred for England against Wales, May 1974.

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