Album/Team Page 37
Digital Cards for this Web site 32 (completed)
Just 70-71 Footballers
Blue shirts with White sleeves, White shorts, Royal Blue stockings
Hillsborough, Sheffield 6, S61 SW, Telephone Sheffield 343122
Ground Capacity 60000
2nd Division Final Placing 15th
Team Page last update 2011-06-18
Squad officially registrated by the Football League and the Football Association between 1st August 1970 and 30th June 1971. Includes transfers during this period and players on loan. Known Youth , Apprentice or Reserve players added in case the autograph is in this collection.
Managers, Trainers, Coaches (3 names) 0 missing
Eric Taylor (General Manager), Derek Dooley (Team Manager), Ron Staniforth (First Team Trainer / Coach)
Squad Members 1970-71 (29 names) 0 missing
Ken Burton, Tony Coleman, Ray Coyle, Tommy Craig, Steven Downes, Sam Ellis, Peter Grummitt, John Holsgrove, Kevin Johnson, William Lawson, Dennis Lymer, Jimmy Mullen, Eric Potts, Mike Prendergast, Colin Prophett, Eddie Prudham, Graham Pugh, Peter Rodrigues, Jackie Sinclair, John Sissons, Wilf Smith, Peter Springett, David Sunley, Peter Swan*, Alan Thompson, Sam Todd, Alan Warboys, Harold Wilcockson, Gerry Young,
* He was banned during the season but Squad member in Sheffield Wednesday before and after the 1970-71 season.
Named in Rothmans or other sources, but no appearances this season or any other season in Sheffield Wednesday. Statistics for the player not available/not found.
Paul Dolby, David Garthwaite, Colin Smith
Peter Grummitt, Peter Springett
Club Captain 1970-71 Peter Rodrigues
70-71 TRANSFER DIARY. WHERE DID THEY GO ? WHO´S NEW IN THE TEAM ?
3rd August Tony Coleman to Blackpool (£12,000), 8th August John Sissons from West Ham United (£60.000), 31st August Wilf Smith to Coventry (£100.000), 15th October Peter Rodrigues from Leicester City (£50.000), 24th December Alan Warboys to Cardiff City (£45.000), 20th May Harold Wilcockson to Doncaster Rovers
BOARD OF DIRECTORS / NON PLAYING STAFF
President: The Rt. Hon. The Lord Netherthorpe, L.L.D. Chairman: Dr. A. Stephen, M.B., Ch.B. Directors: R. R. Gunstone, M. Sheppard, F.C.A., J.P, . F. K. Gardiner, J.P., C. Turner, S. Ashton, A. Broomhead General Manager: Eric Taylor Asst. Secretary: Eric England
Signed Team Picture Sheffield Wednesday FA-Cup finalist 1965-66
Signed by: Wilf Smith, Peter Eustace, Sam Ellis, Gerry Young, Don Megson, John Fantham, Jim McCalliog, David Ford, Johnny Quinn
Sheffield Wednesday 1967-68
Signed by: Sam Ellis, Peter Whitham, Peter Springett, Wilf Smith, John Quinn, Colin Symm, David Ford
Sheffield Wednesday 1968-69
Signed by: Graham Pugh, Peter Springett, Sam Ellis
Sheffield Wednesday 1970-71
Signed by: Sam Todd, Harold Wilcockson, Alan Warboys, Sam Ellis, Steve Downes, Colin Prophett, Peter Grummitt, Peter Springett, Tommy Craig, Willie Lawson, Mike Prendergast, Ken Burton, Alan Thompson, Gerry Young, Eric Potts, Jackie Sinclair