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Steve Foster

Brighton & Hove Albion FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 3 D 0 L 0 F 7: A 0
*(actual F 7: A 0)
100% successful

1982

disciplined: none
captain:
none

minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Stephen Brian Foster (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 24 September 1957 in Portsmouth, Hampshire [registered in Portsmouth, December 1957].
Attended St. John's School, Portsmouth
Married possibly to Joanne B. Wilkins [registered in Hove, Sussex, May 1985].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division Four Team of the Year 1978-79;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 954th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Central defender
First match No. 559, 23 February 1982, England 4 Northern Ireland 0, a British Championship match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 24 years 152 days.
Last match No. 567, 25 June 1982, England 1 Juwait 0, a World Cup Finals group match at Estadio San Mamés, Basurtu, Bilbao, aged 24 years 274 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1982; British Championships 1981-82;
Team honours British Championships 1981-82;
Individual honours x
Distinctions Most capped Englishman at Brighton & Hove Albion FC.

Beyond England

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

 

Steve Foster - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
- 3 2 3 0 0 270 0 0 min 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Steve Foster - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 2 0 0 6 0 +6 0 2 3.00 0.00 100.0 +2
Neutral 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All - White 3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 0 3 2.333 0.00 100.0 +3

 

Steve Foster - 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 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
World Cup 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
British Championship 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
Friendly 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 3 3 0 0 7 0 +7 0 3 2.333 0.00 100.0 +3

 

Steve Foster - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Finals Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 1982 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
WC All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1981-82 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 2 2 0 0 5 0 +5 0 2 2.50 0.00 100.0 +2

 

Steve Foster - Match History
 Club: Brighton & Hove Albion F.C. - 3 full caps

manager: Ron Greenwood - 3 full capsx

Age 24
1 559 23 February 1982 - England 4 Northern Ireland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 6
2 561 25 May 1982 - England 2 Netherlands 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 5
- 562 29 May 1982 - Scotland 0 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AW squad/unused sub
- 563 2 June 1982 - Iceland 1 England 1, Laugardalsvöllur, Reykjavík Fr AD
- 564 3 June 1982 - Finland 1 England 4, Olympiastadion, Helsinki Fr AW
- 565 16 June 1982 - England 3 France 1, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao WCF NW squad member 6
- 566 20 June 1982 - England 2 Czechoslovakia 0, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao NW
3 567 25 June 1982 - England 1 Kuwait 0, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao NW Start
- 568 29 June 1982 - West Germany 0 England 0, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid ND squad member
- 569 5 July 1982 - Spain 0 England 0, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid AD

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