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Stan Anderson

Sunderland AFC

2 appearances, 0 goals

P 2 W 1 D 0 L 1 F 3: A 3
50% successful
1962

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
180

Stan Anderson

Profile

Full name Stanley Anderson
Born 27 February 1934 at 39 Tenth Street, Horden, county Durham [registered in Easington, March 1934]. To James Hall and Elizabeth Carling.
Attended Horden School.
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st 12lbs. [1962]
Biographies Stan Anderson: Captain of the North - Stan Anderson & Mark Metcalf (Sportsbooks Publishing, 2010).

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began his career playing with East Durham Schools, Horden Colliery Welfare FC, and signed with Sunderland AFC on amateur forms in June 1949, turning professional in February 1951. He went on to make 403 league appearances, scoring 31 goals. Joined Newcastle United FC in November 1963 in £19,000, another 81 league appearances and thirteen goals followed.  Remained in the north-east when he joined Middlesbrough FC in November 1965 for £11,500 as a player-coach, featuring in 21 league appearances, scoring twice.
Club honours Football League Division Two winners 1954-55 (as captain);
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

Management Career

Club(s) After retiring from playing with Middlesbrough FC, he became their team manager in April 1966 until resigning in January 1973.  Left these shores when he took over as AEK manager in Turkey in August 1973, until April 1974.  Coached Panathinaikos in May 1974, before returning to London with Queen's Park Rangers FC, taking up a coaching role in June 1974, took over as caretaker manager in September and October of 1974.  Became scout of Manchester City FC in December 1974.  Became manager of Doncaster Rovers FC in February 1975. Assistant manager of Bolton Wanderers FC in November 1978, becoming manager in February 1980 until resigning in May 1981. Became scout for various clubs, include Newcastle United FC.

Source

The World Cup Who's Who 1950-2002

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 802nd players (802) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-half.
First match No. 355, 4 April 1962, England 3 Austria 1, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 28 years 36 days.
Last match No. 356, 14 April 1962, Scotland 2 England 0, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, aged 28 years 46 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1962; British Championship 1961-62;
Team honours None.
Individual honours England B (one appearance), England U23 (four appearances, one dismissal), England Schoolboy (three appearances).
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Worked as an apprentice plumber until he was 21. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.11/12.

 

Stan Anderson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
6 2 1 2 0 0 180 0 0 min 0 none 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.

 

Stan Anderson - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - Friendly 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Away - British Championship 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 2 1 0 1 3 3 =0 1 0 1.50 1.50 50.0 =0

 

Stan Anderson - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 1962 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF All 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1961-62 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
BC All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1

 

Stan Anderson - Match History
 Club: Sunderland A.F.C. - 2 full caps

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 2 full capsx

Age 20
- u23 19 January 1955 - England U23 5 Italy U23 1, Stamford Bridge, Fulham Fr HW reserve
1 u23 8 February 1955 - Scotland U23 0 England U23 6, Shawfield Park, Glasgow Fr AW sub on 9 ?
Age 21
2 u23 28 September 1955 - England U23 5 Denmark U23 1, Fratton Park, Portsmouth Fr HW Start 5
- 298 2 October 1955 - Denmark 1 England 5, Idrætsparken, København Fr AW squad/reserve?
Age 22
3 u23 17 October 1956 - England U23 0 France U23 0, Ashton Gate, Bristol Fr HW Start 4
1 b 6 February 1957 - England B 4 Scotland B 1, St Andrews, Birmingham Fr HW Start 4
4 u23 19 May 1957 - Bulgaria U23 2 England U23 1, Sofiya Tour AL Start 4
- u23 26 May 1957 - Romania U23 0 England U23 1, Stadional 23 August, Bucureşti AW squad member - suspended?
- u23 30 May 1957 - Czechoslovakia U23 0 England U23 2, Bratislava AW
Age 28
1 355 4 April 1962 - England 3 Austria 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 4
2 356 14 April 1962 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start 4
- 359 31 May 1962 - Hungary 2 England 1, Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua WCF NL reserve 14
- 360 2 June 1962 - England 3 Argentina 1, Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua NW
- 361 7 June 1962 - Bulgaria 0 England 0, Estadio Braden Copper Co., Rancagua ND
- 362 10 June 1962 - Brazil 3 England 1, Estadio Municipal, Viña del Mar NL

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