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Jackie Sewell

Sheffield Wednesday FC

6 appearances, 3 goals

P 6 W 3 D 1 L 2 F 13: A 17
58% successful

1951-54

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
540

Profile

Full name John Sewell
Born 24 January 1927 in Kells, Whitehaven, Cumbria [registered in Whitehaven, March 1927].

notes

According to Passenger Lists, John Sewell was one of numerous professional footballers (The FA Tourists of Canada) returning to the Port of Liverpool on 30 June 1950 from Montréal, Québec. He is aboard the Empress of Canada. His address is stated as 20 South Row in Whitehaven.
Married to Barbara Bentley [registered in Nottingham, December 1957]. One son, Paul J. (b. 1958)
Height/Weight 5' 8", 11st. 4lbs [1957].

Source

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

Biographies Jackie Sewell - Keith Dixon (September 2010)
 

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

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 three who became the 710th players (711) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right/left
First match No. 267, 14 November 1951, England 2 Ireland 0, a British Championship match at Villa Park, Trinity Road, Aston, Birmingham, aged 24 years 294 days.
Last match No. 287, 23 May 1954, Hungary 7 England 1, an end-of-season tour match at Népstadion, Budapest, aged 27 years 119 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1954 (provisional squad); British Championships 1951-52, 1952-53;
Team honours British Championships shared 1951-52, 1952-53;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Jackie Sewell - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 4 2 6 0 0 150 3 180 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.

 

Jackie Sewell - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 1 0 1 5 6 -1 0 1 2.50 3.00 50.0 =0
Away 4 2 1 1 9 11 -2 0 1 2.25 2.75 62.5 +1
All 6 3 1 2 14 17 -3 0 2 2.333 2.833 58.3 +1

 

Jackie Sewell - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 5 2 1 2 11 15 -4 0 2 2.20 3.00 50.0 =0
Red 1 1 0 0 3 2 +1 0 0 3.00 2.00 100.0 +1
All 6 3 1 2 14 17 -3 0 2 2.333 2.833 58.3 +1

 

Jackie Sewell - 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 1 0 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
Friendly 4 2 0 2 10 15 -5 0 1 2.50 3.75 50.0 =0
All 6 3 1 2 14 17 -3 0 2 2.333 2.833 58.3 +1

 

Jackie Sewell - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1951-52 1 1 0 0 2 0 +2 0 1 2.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1952-53 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
BC All 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
All 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1

 

Jackie Sewell - Match History
 Club: Sheffield Wednesday F.C. - 6 full caps

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 6 full capsx

Age 24
1 267 14 November 1951 - England 2 Ireland 0, Villa Park, Birmingham BC HW Start 8
Age 25
- 270 18 May 1952 - Italy 1 England 1, Stadio Comunale di Firenze, Firenze tour AD reserve
2 271 25 May 1952 - Austria 2 England 3, Praterstadion, Wien AW Start 8
3 272 28 May 1952 - Switzerland 0 England 3, Hardturm Sportplatz, Zürich AW Start 8
4 273 4 October 1952 - Ireland 2 England 2, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AD Start 8
Age 26
5 284 25 November 1953 - England 3 Hungary 6, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HL Start 10
Age 27
- 286 16 May 1954 - Yugoslavia 1 England 0, Stadion JNA, Beograd tour AL reserve
6 287 23 May 1954 - Hungary 7 England 1, Népstadion, Budapest AL Start 8
May 1st 1954 was the date set by FIFA for a list of forty names to be submitted, from which the final 22 could be selected for each country's World Cup squad. England's list appeared on April 22 1954, nine days ahead of the deadline. 18 were destined not to make the final cut, including Jackie Sewell.

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