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Colin Grainger

Sheffield United FC, Sunderland AFC

7 appearances, 3 goals

P 7 W 5 D 2 L 0 F x: A x
86% successful

1956-57

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
630

Profile

Full name Colin Grainger
Born 10 June 1933 in Havercroft, West Yorkshire [registered in Hemsworth, September 1933].
Height/Weight 5' 9", 10st. 12lbs [1957].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 755th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
First match No. 303, 9 May 1956, England 4 Brazil 2, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 22 years 334 days.
Last match No. 311, 6 April 1957, England 2 Scotland 1, a British Championship match at Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 23 years 300 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1956-57;
Team honours British Championships winners 1956-57;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Colin Grainger - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 7 3 7 0 0 630 3 210 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.

 

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

 

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

 

Colin Grainger - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

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

 

Colin Grainger - Match History
 Club: Sheffield United F.C. - 6 full caps

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 7 full capsx

Age 22
1 - 9 May 1956 - Brazil, x Fr x Start
11
2 - 16 May 1956 - Sweden, x Fr x Start 11
3 - 20 May 1956 - Finland, x Fr x Start 11
4 - 26 May 1956 - West Germany, x Fr x Start 11
Age 22
5 - 6 October 1956 - Northern Ireland, x BC x Start 11
6 - 14 November 1956 - Wales, x x Start 11
 Club: Sunderland A.F.C. - 1 full cap  
7 - 6 April 1957 - Scotland, x BC x Start 11

Notes

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