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Peter Swan

Sheffield Wendesday FC

19 appearances, 0 goals

P 19 W 11 D 4 L 4 F 62: A 29
68% successful

1960-6
2

captain: none
minutes played:
1710

Timeline

Peter Swan
Birth 8 October 1936 in South Elmsall, Yorkshire [registered in Hemsworth, December 1936].
Marriage to Norma Clifton [registered in Sheffield, June 1957].
Died Thursday, 21 January 2021, aged 84 years

Source

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

Biographies Setting the Record Straight - Peter Swan and Nick Johnson (The History Press, November 2007)

Club Career

Club(s) Swan joined Sheffield Wednesday FC in 1952, but his career came to an abrupt end following his involvement in a betting ring, for which he spent six months in prison. He returned to Wednesday, until 1973, when he signed for Bury FC, then Matlock Town FC and Worksop Town FC.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x
Height/Weight 6' 0", 12st. 0lbs [1961].

Source

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

England Career

Player number 791st player to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
First match No. No. 339, 11 May 1960, England 3 Yugoslavia 3, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 23 years 216 days.
Last match No. 397, 9 May 1962, England 3 Switzerland 1, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 25 years 213 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1962; British Championships 1960-61, 1961-62;
Team honours British Championships winners 1960-61;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Peter Swan - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
- 19 10 19 0 0 1710 0 0 min 0 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.

 

Peter Swan - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 10 8 2 0 42 13 +29 0 2 4.20 1.30 90.0 +8
Away 9 3 2 4 20 16 +4 3 1 2.222 1.778 44.4 -1
All 19 11 4 4 62 29 +33 3 3 3.263 1.526 68.4 +7

 

Peter Swan - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 18 11 4 3 61 26 +35 3 3 3.389 1.444 72.2 +8
Red 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 19 11 4 4 62 29 +33 3 3 3.263 1.526 68.4 +7

 

Peter Swan - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

4 3 1 0 16 2 +14 0 2 4.00 0.50 87.5 +3
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 4 3 1 0 16 2 +14 0 2 4.00 0.50 87.5 +3
British Championship 6 3 2 1 21 10 +12 1 0 3.50 1.667 66.7 +2
Friendly 9 5 1 3 25 17 +8 2 1 2.778 1.889 61.1 +2
All 19 11 4 4 62 29 +33 3 3 3.263 1.526 68.4 +7

 

Peter Swan - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 1960-62 4 3 1 0 16 2 +14 0 2 4.00 0.50 87.5 +3
WCP All 4 3 1 0 16 2 +14 0 2 4.00 0.50 87.5 +3
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1960-61 3 3 0 0 19 6 +13 0 0 6.333 2.00 100.0 +3
BC 1961-62 3 0 2 1 2 4 -2 1 0 0.667 1.333 33.3 -1
BC All 6 3 2 1 21 10 +12 1 0 3.50 1.667 66.7 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 4 3 1 0 16 2 +14 0 2 4.00 0.50 87.5 +3
BC 6 3 2 1 21 10 +12 1 0 3.50 1.667 66.7 +2
All 10 6 3 1 37 12 +27 1 2 3.70 1.20 75.0 +5

 

Peter Swan - Match History
 Club: Sheffield Wednesday F.C. - 19 full caps

manager: Walter Winterbottom - 19 full capsx

Age 23
1 339 11 May 1960 - England 3 Yugoslavia 3, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Start 5
2 340 15 May 1960 - Spain 3 England 0, Estadio Santiago Bernabéu, Madrid tour AL Start 5
3 341 22 May 1960 - Hungary 2 England 0, Népstadion, Budapest AL Start 5
Age 24
4 342 8 October 1960 - Northern Ireland 2 England 5, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Start 5
5 343 19 October 1960 - Luxembourg 0 England 9, Stade Municipal, Lëtzebuerg WCP AW Start 5
6 344 26 October 1960 - England 4 Spain 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 5
7 345 23 November 1960 - England 5 Wales 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 5
8 346 15 April 1961 - England 9 Scotland 3, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 5
9 347 10 May 1961 - England 8 Mexico 0, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 5
10 348 21 May 1961 - Portugal 1 England 1, Estadio Nacional, Lisboa WCP AD Start 5
11 349 24 May 1961 - Italy 2 England 3, Stadio Olimpico, Roma Fr AW Start 5
12 350 27 May 1961 - Austria 3 England 1, Praterstadion, Wien Fr AL Start 5
13 351 28 September 1961 - England 4 Luxembourg 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury WCP HW Start 5
Age 25
14 352 14 October 1961 - Wales 1 England 1, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD Start 5
15 353 25 October 1961 - England 2 Portugal 0, Empire Stadium, Wembley WCP HW Start 5
16 354 22 November 1961 - England 1 Northern Ireland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HD Start 5
17 355 4 April 1962 - England 3 Austria 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 5
18 356 14 April 1962 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start 5
19 357 9 May 1962 - England 3 Switzerland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW Start 5
- 358 20 May 1962 - Peru 0 England 4, Estadio Nacional Coloso de José Díaz, Lima Fr AW poorly squad member
- 359 31 May 1962 - Hungary 2 England 1, Estadio Braden Copper Company, Rancagua WCF NL poorly squad member 5
- 360 2 June 1962 - England 3 Argentina 1, Estadio Braden Copper Company, Rancagua NW
- 361 7 June 1962 - Bulgaria 0 England 0, Estadio Braden Copper Company, Rancagua ND
- 362 10 June 1962 - Brazil 3 England 1, Estádio Municipal, Viña del Mar NL

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