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Dave Watson

Norwich City FC, Everton FC

12 appearances, 0 goals

P 12 W 6 D 3 L 3 F 17: A 9
*(actual F 15: A 9)
63% successful

1984-88

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
980

Profile

Full name David Watson (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 20 November 1961 in Liverpool, Lancashire [registered in Liverpool North, December 1961].
Height/Weight 6' 0", 11st. 12lbs [1988].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Signed for Everton in August 1986
Club honours x
Individual honours PFA Division Two Team of the Year 1985-86;
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 982nd player to appear for England.
Position(s) Central defender
First match No. 590, 10 June 1984, Brazil 0 England 2, a friendly match at Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Maracanã, Rio de Janeiro, aged 22 years 203 days.
Last match No. 638, 18 June 1988, England 1 USSR 3, a European Championship Finals group match at Waldstadion, Sachsenhausen, Frankfurt am Main, aged 26 years 211 days.
Major tournaments World Cup Finals 1986 (standby); European Championship Finals 1988; Rous Cup 1986, 1988;
Team honours Rous Cup winners 1986, 1988; 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.

 

Dave Watson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 12 3 10 2 1 980 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.

 

Dave Watson - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 4 3 1 0 8 3 +5 0 2 2.00 0.75 87.5 +3
Away 7 3 2 2 8 3 +5 4 5 1.143 0.429 57.1 +1
Neutral 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 12 6 3 3 17 9 +8 4 7 1.417 0.75 63.3 +3

 

Dave Watson - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White 10 6 2 2 17 7 +10 2 6 1.70 0.70 70.0 +4
Red 2 0 1 1 0 2 -2 2 1 0.00 1.00 25.0 -1
All 12 6 3 3 17 9 +8 4 7 1.417 0.75 63.3 +3

 

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

ECP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
European Championship 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
Rous Cup 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 100.0 +2
Minor Competition 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
Friendly 7 3 3 1 10 4 +6 3 5 1.429 0.571 64.3 +2
All 12 6 3 3 17 9 +8 4 7 1.417 0.75 63.3 +3

 

Dave Watson - Match Record - Tournament Matches
European Championship Final Tournament
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
ECF 1988 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
ECF All 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
Rous Cup Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Rous Cup 1986 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Rous Cup 1987 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
RC All 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 100.0 +2
Minor Tournament and Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Copa Ciudad/
Azteca 2000 1985
1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
TC All 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
EC 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
RC 2 2 0 0 3 1 +2 0 1 1.50 0.50 100.0 +2
TC 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
All 4 2 0 2 4 5 -1 1 1 1.00 1.25 50.0 =0

 

Dave Watson - Match History
 Club: Norwich City F.C. - 6 full caps

Coach: Bobby Robson - 12 full capsx

Age 22
1 590 10 June 1984 - Brazil 0 England 2, Estádio Jornalista Mário Filho, Rio de Janeiro tour AW Start 5
2 591 13 June 1984 - Uruguay 2 England 0, Estadio Centenario, Montevideo AL Start 5
3 592 17 June 1984 - Chile 0 England 0, Estadio Nacional de Chile, Santiago AD Start 5
Age 23
- 599 22 May 1985 - Finland 1 England 1, Olympiastadion, Helsinki WCP AD squad/unused
- 600 25 May 1985 - Scotland 1 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow RC AL unused sub 12
- 601 6 June 1985 - Italy 2 England 1, Estadio Azteca, ciudad de México TC NL unused sub/squad
4 602 9 June 1985 - Mexico 1 England 0, Estadio Azteca, ciudad de México AL Start 6
- 603 12 June 1985 - England 3 West Germany 0, Estadio Azteca, ciudad de México NW unused sub/squad
5 604 16 June 1985 - USA 0 England 5, LA Memorial Coliseum, Los Angeles Fr AW sub 55 ?
- 605 11 September 1985 - England 1 Romania 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HD unused sub 12
- 606 16 October 1985 - England 5 Turkey 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HW unused sub 12
- 607 13 November 1985 - England 0 Northern Ireland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley WCP HD unused sub 12
Age 24
6 611 23 April 1986 - England 2 Scotland 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley RC HW Start 5
Bobby Robson announced his 22-man World Cup squad on 28 April 1986, he also named six standby players, and included in that list was Dave Watson.
 Club: Everton F.C. - 6 full caps  
7 620 15 October 1986 - England 3 Northern Ireland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley ECP HW Start 5
Age 26
- 624 29 April 1987 - Turkey 0 England 0, Atatürk Stadyumu, İzmir ECP AD unused sub 12
- 625 19 May 1987 - England 1 Brazil 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley RC HD squad member
- 626 23 May 1987 - Scotland 0 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow AD unused sub 12
Age 26
8 630 17 February 1988 - Israel 0 England 0, The National Stadium, Tel Aviv Fr AD Start 5
9 631 23 March 1988 - England 2 Netherlands 2, Wembley Stadium, Wembley Fr HD Start 6
10 633 21 May 1988 - England 1 Scotland 0, Wembley Stadium, Wembley RC HW Start 5
- 634 24 May 1988 - England 1 Colombia 1, Wembley Stadium, Wembley HD squad member
11 635 28 May 1988 - Switzerland 0 England 1, Stade Olympique de la Pontaise, Lausanne Fr AW sub ht 12
- 636 12 June 1988 - England 0 Republic of Ireland 1, Neckarstadion, Stuttgart ECF NL unused sub/squad 5
- 637 15 June 1988 - England 1 Netherlands 3, Rheinstadion, Düsseldorf NL unused sub/squad
12 638 18 June 1988 - England 1 USSR 3, Waldstadion, Frankfurt NL Start

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