Wyndham Evans

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Wyndham Evans
Personal information
Date of birth (1951-03-19) 19 March 1951 (age 63)
Place of birth Llanelli, Wales
Playing position Right back
Youth career
19xx–1971 Stoke City
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1971–1983 Swansea City 352 (20)
1983–1984 Llanelli
1984–1985 Swansea City 37 (0)
1985 Pembroke Borough
Total 389 (20)
Teams managed
1983–1984 Llanelli
1985 Pembroke Borough
Llanelli
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Wyndham Evans (born 19 March 1951) is a Welsh former football player and manager.

Career[edit]

Playing career[edit]

Born in Llanelli, Evans played as a right back. After playing as an amateur with Stoke City, Evans turned professional with Swansea City in February 1971, making 389 appearances in the Football League for them over two spells.[1] While at Swansea, Evans competed in all four divisions of the Football League.[2]

Management career[edit]

Evans had spells as player-manager of both Llanelli and Pembroke Borough,[1] before returning to manage Llanelli.[3][4]

Personal life[edit]

His nephew is Stuart Roberts, who also played for Swansea.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Database. 
  2. ^ Gareth Vincent (9 December 2010). "'Brendan Rogers' boys can emulate 1981 team,' reckons Swansea City legend". This Is South Wales. 
  3. ^ a b "Profile". Vital Football - Swansea. 
  4. ^ "Past Players". Swansea City A.F.C. 1 May 2008.