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Graham Rix

Arsenal FC

17 appearances, 0 goals

P 17 W 8 D 5 L 4 F 23: A 11
*(actual F x: A x)
62% successful

1980-84

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
1159

Profile

Full name Graham Rix (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 13 October 1957 in Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Doncaster, December 1957].
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st. 0lbs [1982].

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 One of two who became the 949th players (950) to appear for England.
Position(s) Midfielder
First match No. 547, 10 September 1980, England 4 Norway 0, a World Cup qualification match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 22 years 333 days.
Last match No. 586, 4 April 1984, England 1 Northern Ireland 0, a British Championship match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 26 years 175 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1982; British Championships 1980-81, 1983-84;
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.

 

Graham Rix - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 17 13 12 5 1 1159 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.

 

Graham Rix - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 9 4 2 3 10 5 +5 4 5 1.111 0.556 55.6 +1
Away 4 1 2 1 7 5 +2 1 1 1.75 1.25 50.0 =0
Neutral 4 3 1 0 6 1 +5 1 3 1.50 0.25 87.5 +3
All 17 8 5 4 23 11 +12 6 9 1.353 0.647 61.8 +4

 

Graham Rix - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 12 6 3 3 16 8 +8 3 7 1.333 0.667 62.5 +3
Red 5 2 2 1 7 3 +4 3 2 1.40 0.60 60.0 +1
All 17 8 5 4 23 11 +12 6 9 1.353 0.647 61.8 +4

 

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

WCP

3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 0 1 2.333 1.00 66.7 +1
WCF 5 3 2 0 6 1 +5 2 4 1.20 0.20 80.0 +3
World Cup 8 5 2 1 13 4 +9 2 5 1.625 0.50 75.0 +4

ECP

2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
British Championship 3 1 1 1 1 1 =0 2 2 0.333 0.333 50.0 =0
Friendly 4 2 0 2 7 4 +3 1 1 1.75 1.00 50.0 =0
All 17 8 5 4 23 11 +12 6 9 1.353 0.647 61.8 +4

 

Graham Rix - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 1980-82 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 0 1 2.333 1.00 66.7 +1
WCP All 3 2 0 1 7 3 +4 0 1 2.333 1.00 66.7 +1
World Cup Finals Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCF 1982 5 3 2 0 6 1 +5 2 4 1.20 0.20 80.0 +3
WCF All 5 3 2 0 6 1 +5 2 4 1.20 0.20 80.0 +3
World Cup
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 1980-82 8 5 2 1 13 4 +9 2 5 1.625 0.50 75.0 +4
WC All 8 5 2 1 13 4 +9 2 5 1.625 0.50 75.0 +4
European Championship Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECP 1982-84 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
ECP All 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1980-81 2 0 1 1 0 1 -1 2 1 0.00 0.50 25.0 -1
BC 1983-84 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 3 1 1 1 1 1 =0 2 2 0.333 0.333 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 8 5 2 1 13 4 +9 2 5 1.625 0.50 75.0 +4
EC 2 0 2 0 2 2 =0 1 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC 3 1 1 1 1 1 =0 2 2 0.333 0.333 50.0 =0
All 13 6 5 2 16 7 +9 5 8 1.231 0.538 65.4 +4

 

Graham Rix - Match History
 Club: Arsenal F.C. - 17 full caps

Coach: Ron Greenwood - 13 full capsx

Age 21
1 b 12 June 1979 - Austria 0 England 1, Klagenfurt, - abandoned after 60 mins Fr AabW Start 11
Age 22
1 547 10 September 1980 - England 4 Norway 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HW Start 11
Age 23
2 548 15 October 1980 - Romania 2 England 1, Stadionul 23 August, Bucureşti WCP AL Start 7
3 549 19 November 1980 - England 2 Switzerland 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HW sub 82 ?
4 552 12 May 1981 - England 0 Brazil 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HL Start 10
5 553 20 May 1981 - England 0 Wales 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley BC HD Start 10
6 554 23 May 1981 - England 0 Scotland 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HL Start 10
Age 24
7 561 25 May 1982 - England 2 Netherlands 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HW sub ht ?
- 562 29 May 1982 - Scotland 0 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AW squad/unused
8 564 3 June 1982 - Finland 1 England 4, Olympiastadion, Helsinki Fr AW sub 65 ?
9 565 16 June 1982 - England 3 France 1, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao WCF NW Start 15
10 566 20 June 1982 - England 2 Czechoslovakia 0, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao NW Start
11 567 25 June 1982 - England 1 Kuwait 0, Estadio San Mamés, Bilbao NW Start
12 568 29 June 1982 - West Germany 0 England 0, El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid ND Start
13 569 5 July 1982 - Spain 0 England 0, El Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid AD Start off 63
 

Coach: Bobby Robson - 4 full capsx

14 570 22 September 1982 - Denmark 2 England 2, Idrætsparken, København ECP AD Start 11
Age 25
15 571 13 October 1982 - England 1 West Germany 2, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HL sub 80 14
16 575 30 March 1983 - England 0 Greece 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HD sub 72 14
Age 26
17 586 4 April 1984 - England 1 Northern Ireland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 11

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