Peter Williams (rugby)
|Full name||Peter Nicholas Williams|
14 December 1958 |
|Source: rugbyleagueproject.org englandrl.co.uk|
Peter Nicholas Williams (born Wigan) is an English born former physical education and history teacher, a physiotherapist, and Dual-code international rugby union and professional rugby league footballer of the 1980s and '90s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for England, and Lancashire, and at club level for Orrell R.U.F.C., as a Fly-half, i.e. number 10, and playing representative level rugby league (RL) for Great Britain, and Wales, and at club level for Salford, as a Centre. Peter Williams was the first, and as of 1 January 2012 the only, footballer to play rugby union for England, and rugby league for Wales.14 December 1958 in
Rugby union playing career
Rugby league playing career
County Cup final appearances
Williams played Fullback (replaced by Interchange/Substitute Ian Blease) in Salford's 17–22 defeat by Wigan in the 1988 Lancashire Cup final during the 1988–89 season at Knowsley Road, St. Helens on Sunday 23 October 1988. and played Centre, i.e. number 4, and scored a try in the 24-18 defeat to Widnes in the 1990 Lancashire Cup final during the 1990–91 season at Central Park, Wigan on Saturday 29 September 1990.
- "Birth details at freebmd.org.uk". freebmd.org.uk. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Williams in dual purpose". independent.co.uk. 13 December 1992. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6.
- "Statistics at espnscrum.com". espnscrum.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.
- "1988–1989 Lancashire Cup Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.