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Chris Crowe

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1962

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Christopher Crowe
Born 11 June 1939 in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, Northumberland [no registration found].
Attended St. John's Primary School, Portobello
Died May 2003 in Bristol, Gloucestershire, aged 63 years [registered in Bristol, May 2003]. Death registration confirms birthdate.
Height/Weight 5' 7", 11st. 0lbs [1963].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) He was brought up in Edinburgh and so played football for the Edinburgh Schools and junior level. It was Leeds United AFC that signed him as an amateur in October 1954, turning professional in June 1956. He lost his place after 98 league appearances, scoring 27 goals. Blackburn Rovers FC signed him in March 1960 for a £25,000 fee and made 51 league appearances, scoring six goals. In January 1962, Wolverhampton Wanderers FC obtained his signature for £30,000 and went on to play 83 league appearances, scoring 24. And Nottingham Forest FC paid the same fee in August 1964, making 73 league appearances, scoring twelve. Bristol City signed him in January 1967 for £15,000. After 67 league appearances and thirteen goals, Sydney's Auburn FC bought him for £4000 in May 1969, but he returned to England when Walsall FC paid £1000 for him in September 1969. He made only thirteen league appearances, scoring once and he did retire in 1970, but a year later, he appeared for Bath City FC.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of four who became the 807th players (808) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
Only match No. 363, 3 October 1962, England 1 France 1, a European Nations Cup preliminary match at Hillsborough Stadium, Owlerton, Sheffield, aged 23 years 115 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England U23 (four appearances, two goals), Scotland Schoolboy
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Around 1970, was a Leeds licensee for a time, later working as a newsagent in Bristol. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.80.

 

Chris Crowe - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 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.

 

Chris Crowe - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - White 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All - European Nations 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Chris Crowe - Match Record - Tournament Matches
European Nations Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ENP 1962-64 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
ENP 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
ENP 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Chris Crowe - Match History
 Club: Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 1 full capx

Age 21
3 u23 8 February 1961 - England U23 2 Wales U23 0, Goodison Park, Everton Fr HW Start 8
4 u23 1 March 1961 - England U23 1 Scotland U23 1, Ayresome Park, Middlesbrough Fr HD Start 10
Age 23
1 363 3 October 1962 - England 1 France 1, Hillsborough, Sheffield ENP HD Start 8

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