Alf Ramsey

Date of birth22 January 1920
Place of birthDagenham
NationalityEnglish
PositionFull back

England International

With Tottenham Hotspur, 1st Division Champion 1951 2nd Division Champion 1950. Initially signed for Southampton as an amateur in October 1943

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1946-47 Southampton FA Cup 1
1946-47 Southampton League Division Two 23
1
1947-48 Southampton FA Cup 4
1947-48 Southampton League Division Two 42
5
1948-49 Football League Inter League 1
1948-49 Southampton FA Cup 1
1948-49 Southampton League Division Two 25
2
1949-50 Football League Inter League 1
1949-50 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 3
1949-50 Tottenham Hotspur League Division Two 41
4
1950-51 Football League Inter League 1
1950-51 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 1
1950-51 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 40
4
1951-52 Football League Inter League 1
1951-52 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 2
1951-52 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 38
5
1952-53 Football League Inter League 2
1
1952-53 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 9
1952-53 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 37
6
1953-54 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 6
1953-54 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 37
2
1954-55 England International XI An Tostal Festival 1
1954-55 Tottenham Hotspur FA Cup 3
1954-55 Tottenham Hotspur League Division One 33
3


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
26 Oct 1946 Southampton v Plymouth Argyle W 5-1 League Division Two
02 Nov 1946 Leicester City v Southampton L 2-0 League Division Two
26 Dec 1946 Southampton v Barnsley D 1-1 League Division Two
28 Dec 1946 Southampton v Newport County W 5-1 League Division Two
04 Jan 1947 Bury v Southampton L 2-1 League Division Two
25 Jan 1947 Newcastle United v Southampton L 3-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1947 Birmingham City v Southampton L 3-1 League Division Two
05 Feb 1947 Southampton v Coventry City W 5-2 League Division Two
08 Feb 1947 Southampton v West Bromwich Albion L 0-1 League Division Two
15 Feb 1947 Newcastle United v Southampton W 1-3 League Division Two
22 Feb 1947 Southampton v Luton Town L 1-3 League Division Two
01 Mar 1947 Plymouth Argyle v Southampton W 2-3 League Division Two
22 Mar 1947 Southampton v Millwall L 1-2 League Division Two
29 Mar 1947 Bradford Park Avenue v Southampton W 2-3 League Division Two
04 Apr 1947 Burnley v Southampton L 1-0 League Division Two
05 Apr 1947 Southampton v Manchester City L 0-1 League Division Two
07 Apr 1947 Southampton v Burnley L 0-1 League Division Two
12 Apr 1947 West Ham United v Southampton L 4-0 League Division Two
19 Apr 1947 Southampton v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division Two
26 Apr 1947 Fulham v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
03 May 1947 Chesterfield v Southampton L 5-0 League Division Two
10 May 1947 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division Two
24 May 1947 Southampton v Fulham W 2-0 League Division Two
26 May 1947 Southampton v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Aug 1947 Doncaster Rovers v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
27 Aug 1947 Southampton v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division Two
30 Aug 1947 Southampton v Leeds United L 1-2 League Division Two
01 Sep 1947 Sheffield Wednesday v Southampton W 1-2 League Division Two
06 Sep 1947 Southampton v Bury W 1-0 League Division Two
08 Sep 1947 Cardiff City v Southampton L 5-1 League Division Two
13 Sep 1947 West Ham United v Southampton L 2-0 League Division Two
17 Sep 1947 Southampton v Cardiff City D 2-2 League Division Two
20 Sep 1947 Southampton v Chesterfield W 3-0 League Division Two
27 Sep 1947 Millwall v Southampton L 3-0 League Division Two
04 Oct 1947 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division Two
11 Oct 1947 Fulham v Southampton W 0-2 League Division Two
18 Oct 1947 Southampton v Coventry City W 3-1 League Division Two
25 Oct 1947 Newcastle United v Southampton L 5-0 League Division Two
01 Nov 1947 Southampton v Birmingham City W 2-0 League Division Two
08 Nov 1947 West Bromwich Albion v Southampton L 1-0 League Division Two
15 Nov 1947 Southampton v Barnsley W 4-1 League Division Two
22 Nov 1947 Plymouth Argyle v Southampton L 3-1 League Division Two
29 Nov 1947 Southampton v Luton Town W 3-1 League Division Two
06 Dec 1947 Brentford v Southampton D 2-2 League Division Two
13 Dec 1947 Southampton v Leicester City W 3-1 League Division Two
20 Dec 1947 Southampton v Doncaster Rovers W 6-1 League Division Two
26 Dec 1947 Bradford Park Avenue v Southampton W 1-3 League Division Two
27 Dec 1947 Southampton v Bradford Park Avenue L 1-2 League Division Two
03 Jan 1948 Leeds United v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
10 Jan 1948 Southampton v Sunderland W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round
17 Jan 1948 Bury v Southampton L 3-0 League Division Two
24 Jan 1948 Southampton v Blackburn Rovers W 3-2 FA Cup 4th round
31 Jan 1948 Southampton v West Ham United W 3-1 League Division Two
07 Feb 1948 Southampton v Swindon Town W 3-0 FA Cup 5th round
14 Feb 1948 Southampton v Millwall W 5-1 League Division Two
21 Feb 1948 Tottenham Hotspur v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
28 Feb 1948 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur L 0-1 FA Cup Quarter-final
06 Mar 1948 Coventry City v Southampton W 0-1 League Division Two
13 Mar 1948 Southampton v Newcastle United W 4-2 League Division Two
20 Mar 1948 Birmingham City v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
26 Mar 1948 Southampton v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Division Two
27 Mar 1948 Southampton v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division Two
29 Mar 1948 Nottingham Forest v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
03 Apr 1948 Barnsley v Southampton L 2-1 League Division Two
10 Apr 1948 Southampton v Plymouth Argyle L 2-3 League Division Two
14 Apr 1948 Chesterfield v Southampton W 0-1 League Division Two
17 Apr 1948 Luton Town v Southampton W 0-2 League Division Two
21 Apr 1948 Southampton v Fulham W 1-0 League Division Two
24 Apr 1948 Southampton v Brentford W 2-1 League Division Two
28 Apr 1948 Leicester City v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
21 Aug 1948 Southampton v Blackburn Rovers W 3-0 League Division Two
25 Aug 1948 Plymouth Argyle v Southampton W 1-2 League Division Two
28 Aug 1948 Cardiff City v Southampton L 2-1 League Division Two
01 Sep 1948 Southampton v Plymouth Argyle W 2-0 League Division Two
04 Sep 1948 Southampton v Queens Park Rangers W 3-0 League Division Two
08 Sep 1948 Fulham v Southampton L 1-0 League Division Two
11 Sep 1948 Luton Town v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
15 Sep 1948 Southampton v Fulham W 3-0 League Division Two
18 Sep 1948 Southampton v Bradford Park Avenue D 2-2 League Division Two
25 Sep 1948 Sheffield Wednesday v Southampton L 2-0 League Division Two
02 Oct 1948 Barnsley v Southampton L 3-0 League Division Two
09 Oct 1948 Southampton v Coventry City W 5-2 League Division Two
16 Oct 1948 Leeds United v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Oct 1948 Southampton v Leicester City W 6-0 League Division Two
30 Oct 1948 Brentford v Southampton D 0-0 League Division Two
06 Nov 1948 Southampton v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-1 League Division Two
13 Nov 1948 West Ham United v Southampton D 1-1 League Division Two
20 Nov 1948 Southampton v Bury W 2-0 League Division Two
27 Nov 1948 West Bromwich Albion v Southampton L 2-0 League Division Two
04 Dec 1948 Southampton v Chesterfield W 1-0 League Division Two
11 Dec 1948 Lincoln City v Southampton W 1-2 League Division Two
18 Dec 1948 Blackburn Rovers v Southampton W 1-2 League Division Two
25 Dec 1948 Nottingham Forest v Southampton L 2-1 League Division Two
27 Dec 1948 Southampton v Nottingham Forest W 2-1 League Division Two
01 Jan 1949 Southampton v Cardiff City W 2-0 League Division Two
08 Jan 1949 Sheffield Wednesday v Southampton L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Southampton 01 Apr 1944 01 May 1949

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1947-48 England B International 1
1948-49 England International 1
1949-50 England FIFA World Cup 3
1949-50 England International 3
1950-51 England British Championships 3
1950-51 England FIFA World Cup 1
1950-51 England International 3
1951-52 England British Championships 3
1951-52 England International 5
1
1952-53 England British Championships 3
1952-53 England International 5
1952-53 England Unofficial
1
1953-54 England Anniversary Full 1
1
1953-54 England International 1
1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
19 May 1948 Switzerland v England W 1-5 B Inter
02 Dec 1948 England v Switzerland W 6-0 International
30 Nov 1949 England v Italy W 2-0 International
15 Apr 1950 Scotland v England W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 1
14 May 1950 Portugal v England W 3-5 International
18 May 1950 Belgium v England W 1-4 International
25 Jun 1950 England v Chile W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group 2
29 Jun 1950 USA v England L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group 2
02 Jul 1950 Spain v England L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group 2
07 Oct 1950 Ireland v England W 1-4 British Championships
15 Nov 1950 England v Wales W 4-2 British Championships
22 Nov 1950 England v Yugoslavia D 2-2 International
14 Apr 1951 England v Scotland L 2-3 British Championships
09 May 1951 England v Argentina W 2-1 International
19 May 1951 England v Portugal W 5-2 International
03 Oct 1951 England v France D 2-2 International
20 Oct 1951 Wales v England D 1-1 British Championships
14 Nov 1951 England v Ireland W 2-0 British Championships
28 Nov 1951 England v Austria D 2-2 International
05 Apr 1952 Scotland v England W 1-2 British Championships
18 May 1952 Italy v England D 1-1 International
25 May 1952 Austria v England W 2-3 International
28 May 1952 Switzerland v England W 0-3 International
04 Oct 1952 Ireland v England D 2-2 British Championships
12 Nov 1952 England v Wales W 5-2 British Championships
26 Nov 1952 England v Belgium W 5-0 International
18 Apr 1953 England v Scotland D 2-2 British Championships
14 May 1953 Argentina v England L 3-1 Unofficial
17 May 1953 Argentina v England D 0-0 International
24 May 1953 Chile v England W 1-2 International
31 May 1953 Uruguay v England L 2-1 International
08 Jun 1953 USA v England W 3-6 International
21 Oct 1953 England v FIFA D 4-4 Anniversary Full
25 Nov 1953 England v Hungary L 3-6 International


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.