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Sam Weaver

Newcastle United FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F 5: A 2
67% successful

1932-34

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Samuel Weaver
Born 8 February 1909 at 13 Elm Cottgaes in Pilsley, Derbyshire [registered in Chesterfield, March 1909].
Baptised 11 April 1909 at St. Mary's Church in Pilsley

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, Samuel is the youngest of ten children (seven here) to Eli and Martha. His father is a banksman in Pilsley colliery. They live at 13 Elm Cottages in Pilsley.

According to the 1939 register, Samuel, a professional footballer, is married to Norah and living at 50 Clauson Avenue in Ealing. He is also a member of the war reserve.
Married to Norah Louise Lyons, at St. Mary's Church in Pilsley [registered in Chesterfield, September 1936]. (b.1 June 1915)
Died 15 April 1985, aged 76 years 66 days [registered in Basford, June 1985].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 11st. 5lbs [1932].

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 x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 568th players (571) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-half
First match No. 181, 9 April 1932, England 3 Scotland 0, a British Championship match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 23 years 61 days.
Last match No. 185, 1 April 1933, Scotland 2 England 1, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow, aged 24 years 53 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1931-32, 1932-33;
Team honours British Championships winners 1931-32;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Sam Weaver - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 3 3 270 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.

 

Sam Weaver - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 2 0 0 4 0 +4 0 2 2.00 0.00 100.0 +2
Away 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All - British Championship 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 0 2 1.667 0.667 66.7 +1

 

Sam Weaver - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1931-32 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1932-33 2 1 0 1 2 2 =0 0 1 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 0 2 1.667 0.667 66.7 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 0 2 1.667 0.667 66.7 +1
All 3 2 0 1 5 2 +3 0 2 1.667 0.667 66.7 +1

 

Sam Weaver - Match History
 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 23
1 181 9 April 1932 - England 3 Scotland 0, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start lh
2 182 17 October 1932 - England 1 Ireland 0, Bloomfield Road, Blackpool BC HW Start lh
Age 24
3 185 1 April 1933 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start lh
- 190 6 December 1933 - England 4 France 1, White Hart Lane, Tottenham Fr HW reserve
Age 25
- 192 10 May 1934 - Hungary 2 England 1, Stadion Üllõi út, Budapest tour AL withdrawn injured
- 193 16 May 1934 - Czechoslovakia 2 England 1, Stadión Letná, Praha AL

Notes

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