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Nigel Spink

Aston Villa FC

1 appearances, 0 goals against

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 1
*(actual F 0: A 0)
50% successful

1983

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
45

Profile

Full name Nigel Philip Spink (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 8 August 1958 in Chelmsford, Essex [registered in Chelmsford, September 1958].
Height/Weight 6' 1", 13st. 10lbs [1983].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division Two Team of the Year 1987-88;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 973rd player to appear for England. 91st goalkeeper to appear.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Only match No. 581, 19 June 1983, Australia 1 England 1, an end-of-season final tour match at Olympic Park Stadium, Richmond, East Melbourne, substitute (ht), aged 24 years 315 days.
Major tournaments None
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.

 

Nigel Spink - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub
off
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Comp GA Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
3+ 1 0 0 1 1 45 0 0 min 0 1 100% 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.

 

Nigel Spink - 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
Away - Blue - Friendly 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Nigel Spink - Match History
 Club: Aston Villa F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Bobby Robson - 1 full capx

Age 24
- 579 12 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 0, Sydney Cricket Ground, Sydney tour AD squad/unused ?
- 580 15 June 1983 - Australia 0 England 1, Lang Park, Brisbane AW
1 581 19 June 1983 - Australia 1 England 1, Olympic Park Stadium, Melbourne AD sub ht ?
Age 32
- b 5 February 1991 - Wales 0 England 1, Vetch Field, Swansea Fr AW Start off 71 1
- b 27 April 1991 - England 1 Iceland A 0, Vicarage Road Stadium, Watford Fr HW Start 1

Notes

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