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Ray Clemence

Liverpool FC, Tottenham Hotspur FC
 
61 appearances, 54 goals against
27 clean sheets, eight penalties, one saved.

P 61 W 33 D 14 L 14 F x: A 57
*(actual F x: A 54)
66% successful

1967-83

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
5445

Profile

Full name Raymond Neal Clemence MBE

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

Born 5 August 1948 in Skegness, Lincolnshire [registered in Spilsby, Lincolnshire, September 1948].
Attended Lumley Secondary School, Skegness
Married Veronica M. Gillespie [registered in Liverpool, June 1971].
Died Sunday, 15 November 2020, aged 72 years 102 days
Height/Weight 5' 11½", 12st. 9lbs [1978].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division One Team of the Year 1976-77;
Distinctions Ray Clemence was one of the pallbearers of Bill Shankley's coffin in 1981.

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 886th players (886) to appear for England. 87th goalkeeper to appear.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. 465, 15 November 1972, Wales 0 England 1, a World Cup qualification match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 24 years 102 days.
Last match No. 584, 16 November 1983, a European Championship qualification match at Stade Municipal, Rollengergronn-Belair-Nord, Stad Lëtzebuerg, aged 35 years 103 days.
Major tournaments x
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions Father-in-law to former Scotland striker, Dougie Freedman, who is married to Ray's daughter, Sarah.
First goalkeeping captain in 1981, since Frank Swift in 1949.

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Ray Clemence - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub
off
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Comp GA Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
- 61 - 60 1 - 5445 54 101 min - 27 -% one -
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Ray Clemence - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

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

 

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

WCP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup - - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

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

 

Ray Clemence - Match History
 Club: LiIverpool F.C. - 56 full caps

manager: Sir Alf Ramsey - x full capsx

Age 19
1 u23 1 November 1967 - Wales 1 England 2, Vetch Field, Swansea Fr AW Start 1
u23 7 February 1968 - Scotland 1 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow Fr AW reserve
1 - x - x, x x x x x
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 5 full caps

Coach: x - x full capsx

Age x
57 - x - x, x x x x x

Notes

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CG