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Derek Ufton

Charlton Athletic FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 4: A 4
50% successful

1953-55

captain: none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Derek Gilbert Ufton
Born 31 May 1928 in Crayford, Kent [registered in Dartford, September 1928].
Married to Phyllis I. Birch [registered in Sidcup, September 1953]. Two children, Sally Jane {b.1954) and Nicholas J. (b.1957) (sometimes spelled Berch)
Height/Weight 5' 11½", 12st. 4lbs [1957].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions Also kept wicket for Kent CCC

Source

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

Management Career

Club(s) Appointed chief coach of Plymouth Argyle FC in September 1964, becoming the team manager in May 1965, sacked on 29 January 1968.

England Career

Player number 723rd player to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half
Only match No. 282, 21 October 1953, England 4 Rest of the World 4, a FA ninetieth anniversary celebration match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 25 years 143 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England B (reserve and standby, 1955)
Distinctions x

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.
Spent his latter years as a Sports Consultant, living in Canterbury

 

Derek Ufton - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
1+ 1 0 90 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.

 

Derek Ufton - 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
Home - White - Friendly 1 0 1 0 4 4 =0 0 0 4.00 4.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 4 4 =0 0 0 4.00 4.00 50.0 =0

Match History

 Club: Charlton Athletic F.C. - one full appearance (90 min)

manager: Walter Winterbottom - one full appearance (90 min)x

Age 25
1 282 21 October 1953 - England 4 Rest of the World 4, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Start 5

Age 27
b 19 October 1955 - England 5 Yugoslavia 1, Maine Road, Manchester Fr HW standby

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