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Jesse Pye

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 0: A 2
0% successful

1949-50

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Jesse Pye
Born 22 December 1919 in Treeton, Rotherham, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Rotherham, December 1919]. To Francis William & Jessie (née Dennis)

Notes

According to the British Phone Books, from at least 1974 until 1982, Jesse was living at 41 Bexley Avenue, Blackpool, Tel No. 57470.

Married to Irene May Jarvis, 28 December 1948 [registered in Wolverhampton, December 1948].
Died 19 February 1984, aged 64 years 59 days [registered in Blackpool & Fylde, February 1984].
Height/Weight x' x", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) Refused to join Sheffield Wednesday FC on transfer deadline day, 15 March 1951, despite the two clubs agreeing terms, and then refused to be transfered to David Jack's Middlesbrough FC on 29 February 1952. At the end of 1954, Wolves again used Pye in a deal to sign Harold Hassall from Bolton Wanderers FC. Those negotiations also broke down.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of three who became the 687th players (689) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
Only match No. 249, 21 September 1949, England 0 Republic of Ireland 2, a friendly match at Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool, aged 29 years 273 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1950 (provisional squad);
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.

 

Jesse Pye - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 1 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.

 

Jesse Pye - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - White - Friendly 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1

 

Jesse Pye - Match History

 Club: Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. - one full appearance (90 min)

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - one full appearance (90 min)x


Age 29
1 249 21 September 1949 - England 0 Republic of Ireland 2, Goodison Park, Liverpool Fr HL Start 9

Age 30
England's selectors announced on May 9, two squads (A and B) of 14 players each, for two separate tours. Of the 28 names, twelve did not make it to the final World Cup squad, including Jesse Pye.
1 b 11 May 1950 - Italy 5 England 0, Stadio San Siro, Milano tour AL Start 9
254 14 May 1950 - Portugal 3 England 5, Estádio Nacional, Lisboa AW squad member
2 b 17 May 1950 - Netherlands A 3 England 0, Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam AL Start 9
255 18 May 1950 - Belgium 1 England 4, Stade du Heysel, Bruxelles AW squad member
3 b 21 May 1950 - Luxembourg 1 England 2, Stade Municipal, Stad Lëtzeburg AW Start 10

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