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David Johnson

Ipswich Town FC, Liverpool FC

8 appearances, 5 goals (2 on debut)

P 8 W 5 D 3 L 0 F x: A x
*(actual F x: A x)
81% successful

1975-80

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
620

Profile

Full name David Edward Johnson (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 23 October 1951 in Liverpool, Lancashire [registered in Liverpool South, December 1951].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 11st. 0lbs [1976].

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 One Team of the Year 1979-80;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 908th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
First match No. 492, 21 May 1975, England 2 Wales 2, a British Championship match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 23 years 210 days.
Last match No. 544, 12 June 1980, Belgium 1 England 1, a European Championships Finals opening group match at Stadio Comunale di Torino, Santa Rita, Torino, Italy, substituted (70), aged 28 years 233 days.
Major tournaments European Championship Finals 1980; British Championships 1974-75, 1979-80;
Team honours None
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

David Johnson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 8 6 8 0 4 620 5 124 min 3 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.

 

David Johnson - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 5 3 2 0 13 6 +8 0 1 2.60 1.20 80.0 +3
Away 2 2 0 0 4 1 +3 0 1 2.00 0.50 100.0 +2
Neutral 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All - White 8 5 3 0 18 7 +11 0 2 2.25 0.875 81.3 +5

 

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

ECP

1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
ECF 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
European Championship 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
British Championship 4 2 2 0 10 4 +6 0 1 2.50 1.00 75.0 +2
Friendly 2 2 0 0 5 2 +3 0 0 2.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All 8 5 3 0 18 7 +11 0 2 2.25 0.875 81.3 +5

 

David Johnson - Match Record - Tournament Matches
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 1978-80 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
ECP All 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
European Championship Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECF 1980 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
ECF All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
European Championship
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 1978-80 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
EC All 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1974-75 2 1 1 0 7 3 +4 0 0 3.50 1.50 75.0 +1
BC 1979-80 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
BC All 4 2 2 0 10 4 +6 0 1 2.50 1.00 75.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 2 1 1 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 75.0 +1
BC 4 2 2 0 10 4 +6 0 1 2.50 1.00 75.0 +2
All 6 3 3 0 13 5 +8 0 2 2.167 0.833 75.0 +3

 

David Johnson - Match History
 Club: Ipswich Town F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: Don Revie - 3 full capsx

Age 21
1 u23 7 March 1973 - England U23 1 Czechoslovakia U23 0, Villa Park, Birmingham Fr HW Start 9
2 u23 29 May 1973 - Netherlands U23 1 England U23 0, de Geusselt, Maastricht Fr AL Start 9
3 u23 1 June 1973 - Czechoslovakia U23 3 England U23 0, Tehelné pole, Bratislava Fr AL Start 9
4 u23 16 October 1973 - England U23 0 Poland U23 0, Home Park, Plymouth Fr HD Start 9
Age 23
- 491 17 May 1975 - Northern Ireland 0 England 0, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AD squad/unused sub?
1 492 21 May 1975 - England 2 Wales 2, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD Start 8, 85 9
2 493 24 May 1975 - England 5 Scotland 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HW Start 80 9
3 494 3 September 1975 - Switzerland 1 England 2, Sankt Jakob Stadium, Basel Fr AW Start off 57 14
 Club: Liverpool F.C. - 5 full caps

Coach: Ron Greenwood - 5 full capsx

Age 28
4 537 6 February 1980 - England 2 Republic of Ireland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW Start off 60 9
5 539 13 May 1980 - England 3 Argentina 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 41, 50 off 76 9
- 540 24 May 1980 - Wales 4 England 1, Racecourse Ground, Wrexham BC AL squad/unused sub?
6 541 20 May 1980 - England 1 Northern Ireland 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD Start 9
Johnson's goal credited as a Brotherston og
7 542 24 May 1980 - Scotland 0 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow AW Start 9
- 543 31 May 1980 - Australia 1 England 2, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney Fr AW squad/unused sub?
8 544 12 June 1980 - Belgium 1 England 1, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino ECF ND Start off 70 9
- 545 15 June 1980 - England 0 Italy 1, Stadio Comunale di Torino, Torino AL squad/
unused sub?
- 546 18 June 1980 - Spain 1 England 2, Stadio San Paolo, Napoli NW

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