List of Wales national football team World Cup and European Championship squads

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FIFA World Cup squads[edit]

1958 FIFA World Cup Sweden[edit]

Number Pos Player DOB(age) Caps Club1 Notes
1 GK Jack Kelsey (1929-11-19)19 November 1929 (aged 28) England Arsenal
2 DF Stuart Williams (1930-07-09)9 July 1930 (aged 27) England West Bromwich Albion
3 DF Mel Hopkins (1934-11-07)7 November 1934 (aged 23) England Tottenham Hotspur
4 DF Derrick Sullivan (1930-08-10)10 August 1930 (aged 27) Wales Cardiff City
5 MF Mel Charles (1935-05-14)14 May 1935 (aged 23) Wales Swansea Town
6 MF Dave Bowen (1928-06-07)7 June 1928 (aged 30) England Arsenal Captain
7 FW Terry Medwin (1932-09-25)25 September 1932 (aged 25) England Tottenham Hotspur
8 FW Ron Hewitt (1928-06-21)21 June 1928 (aged 29) Wales Cardiff City
9 FW John Charles (1931-12-27)27 December 1931 (aged 26) Italy Juventus
10 FW Ivor Allchurch (1929-10-16)16 October 1929 (aged 28) Wales Swansea Town
11 FW Cliff Jones (1935-02-07)7 February 1935 (aged 23) Wales Swansea Town
12 GK Ken Jones (1936-01-02)2 January 1936 (aged 22) Wales Cardiff City
13 GK Graham Vearncombe (1934-03-28)28 March 1934 (aged 24) Wales Cardiff City
14 DF Trevor Edwards (1937-01-24)24 January 1937 (aged 21) England Charlton Athletic
15 DF Colin Baker (1934-12-18)18 December 1934 (aged 23) Wales Cardiff City
16 MF Vic Crowe (1932-01-31)31 January 1932 (aged 26) England Aston Villa
17 FW Ken Leek (1935-07-26)26 July 1935 (aged 22) England Leicester City
18 FW Roy Vernon (1937-04-14)14 April 1937 (aged 21) England Blackburn Rovers
19 FW Colin Webster (1932-07-17)17 July 1932 (aged 25) England Manchester United
20 MF John Elsworthy (1931-07-26)26 July 1931 (aged 26) England Ipswich Town
21 MF Len Allchurch (1933-09-12)12 September 1933 (aged 24) Wales Swansea Town
22 MF Tom Baker (1934-04-06)6 April 1934 (aged 24) England Plymouth Argyle

1 Cardiff City and Swansea Town are both member of the English football league.

Player Statistics[edit]

Player representation by club[edit]

Players Club(s)
5 Wales Cardiff City
4 Wales Swansea Town
2 England Arsenal, England Tottenham Hotspur
1 England Aston Villa, England Blackburn Rovers, England Charlton Athletic, England Ipswich Town, Italy Juventus, England Leicester City, England Manchester United England, Plymouth Argyle, England West Bromwich Albion

Player represention by league[edit]

League Players Percentage
England Second Division 12 0.54
England First Division 8 0.36
Italy Serie A 1 0.04
England Third Division 1 0.04

Records[edit]

Starting XI[edit]

The following players have been named in the most starting line-ups. This line-up may differ from the list of players with most appearances.

No. Position Name Starts
1 GK Jack Kelsey 5
2 RB Stuart Williams 5
4 CB Derrick Sullivan 4
5 CB Mel Charles 5
3 LB Mel Hopkins 5
7 RW Terry Medwin 4
6 CM Dave Bowen (C) 5
11 LW Cliff Jones 5
19 AM Colin Webster 3
8 ST Ron Hewitt 4
10 ST Ivor Allchurch 5

References[edit]