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Frank Wignall

Nottingham Forest FC

2 appearances, 2 debut goals

P 2 W 1 D 1 L 0 F 3: A 2
75% successful

1964

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name Frank Wignall
Born 21 August 1939 in Blackrod, Howrich, Lancashire [registered in Horwich, September 1939].

Register notes

The 1939 register for Frank WIgnall is closed as he is still alive.

Married to Irene Kay [registered in Horwich, March 1956].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 12st. 0lbs [1965].

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 two who became the 831st players (832) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
First match No. 385, 18 November 1964, England 2 Wales 1, a British Championship match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 25 years 89 days.
Last match No. 386, 9 December 1964, Netherlands 1 England 1, a friendly match at Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam, aged 25 years 110 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1964-65;
Team honours British Championships winners 1964-65;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Frank Wignall - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 2 1 2 0 0 180 2 90 min 2 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.

 

Frank Wignall - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - BC 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Away - Friendly 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All - White 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1

 

Frank Wignall - Match Record
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
Friendly 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1

 

Frank Wignall - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Frank Wignall - Match History
 Club: Nottingham Forest F.C. - 2 full caps

Coach: Alf Ramsey - 2 full capsx

Age 25
1 385 18 November 1964 - England 2 Wales 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 17, 60 9
2 386 9 December 1964 - Netherlands 1 England 1, Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam Fr AD Start 9

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