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Derek Kevan

West Bromwich Albion FC

14 appearances, 8 goals (1 on debut)

P 14 W 6 D 4 L 4 F 28: A 18
57% successful

1957-61

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
1260

Timeline

  Derek Tennyson Kevan
Birth 6 March 1935 in Ripon, North Yorkshire [registered in Ripon, June 1935].
Marriage to Lynda R. Whitehouse [registered in Birmingham, June 1962].
Death 4 January 2013 in Birmingham, aged 77 years 304 days.

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 x
Distinctions x
Height/Weight 5' 11", 12st. 13lbs [1959].

Source

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

England Career

Player number 759th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-left/right, centre-forward
First match No. 311, 6 April 1957, England 2 Scotland 1, a British Championship match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 22 years 31 days.
Last match No. 347, 10 May 1961, England 8 Mexico 0, a friendly match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 26 years 65 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1958; British Championship 1956-57, 1957-58;
Team honours British Championship winners 1956-57, shared 1957-58;
Individual honours x
Distinctions The fifteenth North Ridian to represent England

Beyond England

After retiring from football, Kevan lived in Castle Vale after working in a pub, for a brewery and as a delivery driver. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x./Birmingham Mail

 

Derek Kevan - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
- 14 8 14 0 0 1260 8 158 min 5 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.

 

Derek Kevan - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 4 4 0 0 16 4 +12 0 1 4.00 1.00 100.0 +4
Away 6 3 1 2 18 9 +9 1 2 3.00 1.50 58.3 +1
Neutral 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
All - White 14 6 4 4 28 18 +10 3 4 2.00 1.286 57.1 +2

 

Derek Kevan - 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 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
World Cup 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
British Championship 4 3 0 1 12 4 +8 0 2 3.00 1.00 75.0 +2
Friendly 6 3 1 2 12 10 +12 1 1 2.00 0.833 58.3 +1
All 14 6 4 4 28 18 +10 3 4 2.00 1.286 57.1 +2

 

Derek Kevan - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 1958 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
WCF All 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1956-57 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 0 1 2.667 1.00 66.7 +1
BC 1957-58 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 4 3 0 1 12 3 +9 0 2 3.00 0.75 75.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 4 3 0 1 12 3 +9 0 2 3.00 0.75 75.0 +2
WC 4 0 3 1 4 5 -1 2 1 1.00 1.25 37.5 -1
All 8 3 3 2 16 8 +8 2 3 2.00 1.00 56.3 +1

 

Derek Kevan - Match History
 Club: West Bromwich Albion F.C. - 14 full appearances

manager: Walter Winterbottom - 14 full capsx

Age 22
1 311 6 April 1957 - England 2 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 62 10
2 315 19 October 1957 - Wales 0 England 4, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW Start 8
3 316 6 November 1957 - England 2 Northern Ireland 3, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HL Start 8
Age 23
4 318 19 April 1958 - Scotland 0 England 4, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AW Start 35, 75 9
5 319 7 May 1958 - England 2 Portugal 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 9
6 320 11 May 1958 - Yugoslavia 5 England 0, Stadion JNA, Beograd tour AL Start 9
7 321 18 May 1958 - USSR 1 England 1, Lenin Stadium, Moskva AD Start 45 9
8 322 8 June 1958 - England 2 USSR 2, Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg WCF ND Start 66 9
9 323 11 June 1958 - Brazil 0 England 0, Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg ND Start
10 324 15 June 1958 - Austria 2 England 2, Ryavallen Stadion, Borås ND Start 80
11 325 17 June 1958 - USSR 1 England 0, Nya Ullevi Stadion, Göteborg NL Start
Age 24
- 331 13 May 1959 - Brazil 2 England 0, Estádio Municipal, Rio tour AL unused/squad
- 332 17 May 1959 - Peru 4 England 1, Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima AL
12 333 24 May 1959 - Mexico 2 England 1, Estadio Olímpico Universitario, Ciudad de México AL Start 14 9
13 334 28 May 1959 - USA 1 England 8, Wrigley Field, Los Angeles AW Start 74 9
Age 26
14 347 10 May 1961 - England 8 Mexico 0, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 8

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