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Frank Roberts

Manchester City FC

4 appearances, 2 goals

P 4 W 3 D 0 L 1 F 9: A 5
75% successful

1924-25

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
360

Profile

Full name Frank Roberts
Born 3 April 1894 [registered in x, x].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census.....

Died 23 May 1961, aged x years x days [registered in x].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

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 four who became the 481st players (484) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right, centre-forward
First match No. 143, 8 December 1924, England 4 Belgium 0, a friendly match at The Hawthorns, Sandwell, West Bromwich, aged 30 years x days.
Last match No. 146, 21 May 1925, France 2 England 3, an end-of-season friendly match at Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Colombes, Paris, aged 31 years x days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1924-25;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Frank Roberts - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 4 2 360 2 180 min 2 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.

 

Frank Roberts - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 4 0 +4 0 1 4.00 0.00 100.0 +1
Away 3 2 0 1 5 5 =0 1 0 1.667 1.667 66.7 +1
All 4 3 0 1 9 5 +4 1 1 1.75 1.25 75.0 +2

 

Frank Roberts - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 50.0 =0
Friendly 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 1 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All 4 3 0 1 9 5 +4 1 1 1.75 1.25 75.0 +2

 

Frank Roberts - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1924-25 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 50.0 =0
BC All 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 50.0 =0
All 2 1 0 1 2 3 -1 1 0 1.00 1.50 50.0 =0

 

Frank Roberts - Match History
 Club: Manchester City F.C. - 4 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 4 full capsx

Age 30
1 143 8 December 1924 - England 4 Belgium 0, The Hawthorns, West Bromwich Fr HW Start ir
2 144 28 February 1925 - Wales 1 England 2, Vetch Field, Swansea BC AW Start 11,15 ir
3 145 4 April 1925 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL Start cf
4 146 21 May 1925 - France 2 England 3, Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Paris Fr AW Start ir

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