Dennis Edwards (footballer)

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Dennis Edwards
Personal information
Full name Dennis Edwards[1]
Date of birth (1937-01-19) 19 January 1937 (age 81)
Place of birth Slough, England
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Playing position Inside forward
Youth career
Wycombe Wanderers
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1965 Charlton Athletic 171 (61)
1965–1968 Portsmouth 71 (14)
1967Brentford (loan) 11 (2)
1968 Aldershot 14 (1)
Total 267 (78)
National team
1958 England Amateurs 2 (3)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Dennis Edwards (born 19 January 1937) is an English retired professional footballer who played as an inside forward in the Football League, most notably for Charlton Athletic.[1] He won two caps for England Amateurs.[1][2][3]

Personal life[edit]

Edwards is a Brentford supporter.[4]

Career statistics[edit]

Club Season League FA Cup League Cup Total
Division Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals Apps Goals
Portsmouth 1964–65[5] Second Division 16 2 0 0 0 0 16 2
1965–66[5] 32 10 2 0 2 0 36 10
1966–67[5] 22 2 4 2 1 0 27 4
1967–68[5] 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
Total 71 14 6 2 3 0 80 16
Brentford (loan) 1967–68[6] Fourth Division 11 2 11 2
Career total 82 16 6 2 3 0 91 18

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Dennis Edwards". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 28 June 2015.
  2. ^ "Dennis Edwards: The Big Interview". www.portsmouth.co.uk. Retrieved 10 August 2016.
  3. ^ "England Matches – The Amateurs 1947–1962". www.englandfootballonline.com. Retrieved 17 November 2016.
  4. ^ Haynes, Graham; Coumbe, Frank (2006). Timeless Bees: Brentford F.C. Who's Who 1920–2006. Harefield: Yore Publications. pp. 52–53. ISBN 978-0955294914.
  5. ^ a b c d "PompeyRama – Dennis Edwards".
  6. ^ White, Eric, ed. (1989). 100 Years Of Brentford. Brentford FC. p. 389. ISBN 0951526200.

External links[edit]

  • Dennis Edwards at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database