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John Angus

Burnley FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 1: A 3
0% successful
1961

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

John ANgus

Profile

Full name John Angus
Born 2 September 1938 in Amble, Northumberland [registered in Northumberland North Second in September 1938]
Height/Weight 6' 0", 12st. [1961], 5' 11½", 12st. 9lbs. [1970]

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began with Amble Boys Club, before joining Burnley FC as an amateur in 1954, turning professional on 2 September 1955.  Injury forced retirement in May 1972 having played 439 league games, scoring four goals.
Club honours Football League Champions 1959-60; FA Cup runner-up 1961-62;
Individual honours Football League (one appearance).
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 796th players (796) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back [played predominantly right-back at club level].
Only match No. 350, 27 May 1961, Austria 3 England 1, an end-of-season tour match at Praterstadion, Prater, Wien, aged 22 years 267 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals (Provisional Squad) 1962;
Team honours None
Individual honours England U23 (seven appearances), England Youth.
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Tendon trouble caused his retiral. According to The Northern Echo, Angus is now living back in his native Northumberland, in Warkworth. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.12./Northern Echo (6 June 2009).

 

John Angus - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 1 0 1 0 0 90 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.

 

John Angus - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - Friendly 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1

 

John Angus - Match History
 Club: Burnley F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 1 full capx

Age 20
- u23 7 May 1959 - Italy U23 0 England U23 3, Milan Fr AW squad member
1 u23 10 May 1959 - West Germany U23 2 England U23 2, Ruhr Stadium, Bochum Fr AD Start 2
Age 21
2 u23 15 May 1960 - East Germany U23 1 England U23 4, Olympiastadion, Berlin Fr AW Start 2
3 u23 18 May 1960 - Poland U23 2 England U23 3, Warszawa Fr AW Start 2
4 u23 22 May 1960 - Israel U23 4 England U23 0, Tel Aviv Fr AL Start 2
Age 22
u/o u23 21 September 1960 - England U23 5 Velje Boldklub, Denmark 1, Maine Road, Manchester u/o HW Start 2
5 u23 2 November 1960 - England U23 1 Italy U23 1, St James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne Fr HD Captain 2
6 u23 8 February 1961 - England U23 2 Wales U23 0, Goodison Park, Liverpool Fr HW Captain 2
- 348 21 May 1961 - Portugal 1 England 1, Estádio Nacional, Lisboa WCP AD squad member
- 349 24 May 1961 - Italy 2 England 3, Stadio Olimpico, Roma Fr AW
1 350 27 May 1961 - Austria 3 England 1, Praterstadion, Wien Fr AL Start 3
Age 23
7 u23 28 February 1962 - Scotland U23 2 England U23 4, Pittodrie, Aberdeen Fr AW Captain 2
FIFA set a deadline of 10 April 1962 for preliminary lists of forty players to be submitted. England's selectors produced theirs, two days early. Following England's defeat by Scotland at Hampden Park, the squad was whittled down to 22 names on 15 April, with 18 names excluded including John Angus.

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