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Freddie Steele

Stoke City FC

6 appearances, 8 goals

P 6 W 4 D 0 L 2 F 23: A 6
67% successful

1936-37

captain: none
minutes played:
540

Profile

Full name Frederick Charles Steele
Born 6 May 1916 in Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire [registered in Stoke-on-Trent, June 1916].

Register Notes

According to the 1939 register, now married to Ann, is a Sapper in AA Company, living at 67 Bank Hall Road in Stoke.

Married to Ann Steele [registered in Stoke-on-Trent, June 1938].
Died 23 April 1976, aged 59 years 353 days [registered in Newcastle-under-Lyme, June 1976].
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st. 8lbs [1936], 5' 8½", 10st. 8lbs [1937], 5' 10½", 11st. 12lbs [1938].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played with Downings' Tileries FC.
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 six to become the 624th players (629) to appear for England
Position(s) Centre-forward, inside-left
First match No. 205, 17 October 1936, England 1 Wales 2, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 20 years 164 days.
Last match No. 211, 20 May 1937, Finland 0 England 8, an end-of-season tour match at Töölön pallokenttä, Helsinki, aged 21 years 14 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1936-37;
Team honours England Topscorer 1936-37 (8), 1937 (8);
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Freddie Steele - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
6 6 3 540 8 68 min 1 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Freddie Steele - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Away 5 3 0 2 20 5 +15 0 3 4.00 1.00 60.0 +1
All 6 4 0 2 23 6 +17 0 3 3.833 1.00 66.7 +2

 

Freddie Steele - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1
Friendly 3 3 0 0 18 0 +18 0 3 6.00 0.00 100.0 +3
All 6 4 0 2 23 6 +17 0 3 3.833 1.00 66.7 +2

 

Freddie Steele - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1936-37 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1
BC All 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1
All 3 1 0 2 5 6 -1 0 0 1.667 2.00 33.3 -1

 

Freddie Steele - Match History
 Club: Stoke City F.C. - 6 full appearances

F.A. International Select Committee - 6 full capsx

Age 20
1 205 17 October 1936 - Wales 2 England 1, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AL Start cf
2 206 18 November 1936 - England 3 Ireland 1, Victoria Ground, Stoke-upon-Trent HW Start cf
3 208 17 April 1937 - Scotland 3 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL Start 40 cf
Age 21
4 209 14 May 1937 - Norway 0 England 6, Ullevål Stadion, Oslo tour AW Start 43, 61 16
5 210 17 May 1937 - Sweden 0 England 4, Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna AW Start 7, 13, 33
6 211 20 May 1937 - Finland 0 England 8, Töölön pallokenttä, Helsinki AW Start 36, 53

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