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Mel Sterland

Sheffield Wednesday FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 1
50% successful

1988

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Melvyn Sterland
Born 1 October 1961 in Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered alongside his twin, Glyn, in Sheffield, December 1961].
Married to Charmaine Morris [registered in Sheffield, September 1985]. Two children, Chantelle and Nathan
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

Barry Hugmans' PFA Yearbooks [various] & FindMyPast.com

Biographies Boozing, Betting and Brawling: The Autobiography of Mel Sterland - Mel Sterland and Nick Johnson
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division Two Team of the Year 1983-84;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of three who became the 1007th players (1008) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back
Only match No. 641, 16 November 1988, Saudi Arabia 1 England 1, a friendly match at King Fahd II International Stadium, Al Maizilah, Riyadh, aged 27 years 46 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours UEFA U21 Champions 1984;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Mel Sterland - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 1 0 1 0 0 90 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.

 

Mel Sterland - 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 - Red - 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

 

Mel Sterland - Match History
 Club: Sheffield Wednesday F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Bobbr Robson - 1 full capx

Age 27
1 641 16 November 1988 - Saudi Arabia 1 England 1, King Fahd II International Stadium, Riyadh Fr AD Start 2
Age 28
1 b 12 December 1989 - England 2 Yugoslavia 1, The Den, London Fr HW sub ht ?
2 b 11 December 1990 - Algeria A 0 England 0, Stade du 7th Juillet, Algiers Fr AD Start off ht 2

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