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Chris Waddle

Newcastle United FC, Tottenham Hotspur FC, Olympique de Marseille
62 appearances, 6 goals

P 62 W x D x L x F x: A x
*(actual F x: A x)
x% successful

1985-91

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
x

Profile

Full name Christopher Roland Waddle (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 14 December 1960 in Heworth, county Durham [registered in Durham NE, December 1960].
Married to Lorna E. Bruce [registered in Gateshead, June 1983]. Two children, Brooke and Jack.
Height/Weight 6' 0", 11st. 5lbs [1986].

Source

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

Biographies Chris Waddle: The Authorished Biography - Mel Stein (Pocket Books Ltd, 7 September 1988) (revised and printed by SImon & Schuster Ltd, 1 September 1997)
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division One Team of the Year 1984-85, 1988-89;
Distinctions x

Source

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

Pop Career

As one half of the duo, Glenn and Chris, 'Diamond Lights' [Record Shack KICK1) was released on 19 April 1987. It reached number twelve in the official UK charts, and  remained for eight weeks. Written by Bob Puzey and produced by Puzey and Terry Hobart, who also penned the follow-up single 'It's Goodbye'. That single was never released as Glenn had joined AS Monaco and the single could not be promoted.

England Career

Player number One of two who became 986th players (987) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside left/right
First match No. 597, 26 March 1985, England 2 Republic of Ireland 1, a friendly match at Wembley Stadium, London, aged 25 years 102 days.
Last match No. 678, 16 October 1991, England 1 Turkey 0, a European Championship match at Wembley Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 31 years 306 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1986, 1990, European Championship Finals 1988;
Team honours World Cup Finals fourth place 1990;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Chris Waddle - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 62 38 48 14 20 4380 6 730 min 5 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.

 

Chris Waddle - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 22 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away 25 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Neutral 15 - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 62 29 22 11 - - - - - - - - -

 

Chris Waddle - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Red - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 62 29 22 11 - - - - - - - - -

 

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

WCP

11 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 11 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 22 - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

6 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 2 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Rous Cup 8 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Minor Competition 3 - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly 21 - - - - - - - - - - - -
All 62 29 22 11 - - - - - - - - -

 

Chris Waddle - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Chris Waddle - Match History
 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - x full caps

Coach: Bobby Robson - 59 full capsx

Age x
1 - x - x, x x x x x

Notes

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