John Griffiths

Born15 September 1909, Fenton
PositionFull back

'Jack' Griffiths, an extremely quick, determined full-back was a stalwart of United's pre-WW2 side, a great crowd favourite. Won a Second Division championship medal (1935-36) he played in the abandoned season 1939-40, WW2 ending his football career.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1933-34 Manchester United League Division Two 10
1934-35 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1934-35 Manchester United League Division Two 40
1935-36 Manchester United FA Cup 3
1935-36 Manchester United League Division Two 41
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1936-37 Manchester United League Division One 21
1937-38 Manchester United League Division Two 18
1938-39 Manchester United FA Cup 2
1938-39 Manchester United League Division One 35


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
17 Mar 1934 Manchester United v Fulham W 1-0 League Division Two
24 Mar 1934 Southampton v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
30 Mar 1934 Manchester United v West Ham United L 0-1 League Division Two
31 Mar 1934 Manchester United v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division Two
02 Apr 1934 West Ham United v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division Two
07 Apr 1934 Bradford City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
14 Apr 1934 Manchester United v Port Vale W 2-0 League Division Two
21 Apr 1934 Notts County v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division Two
28 Apr 1934 Manchester United v Swansea Town D 1-1 League Division Two
05 May 1934 Millwall v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division Two
25 Aug 1934 Manchester United v Bradford City W 2-0 League Division Two
01 Sep 1934 Sheffield United v Manchester United L 3-2 League Division Two
03 Sep 1934 Bolton Wanderers v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division Two
08 Sep 1934 Manchester United v Barnsley W 4-1 League Division Two
12 Sep 1934 Manchester United v Bolton Wanderers L 0-3 League Division Two
29 Sep 1934 Manchester United v Swansea Town W 3-1 League Division Two
06 Oct 1934 Burnley v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division Two
13 Oct 1934 Manchester United v Oldham Athletic W 4-0 League Division Two
20 Oct 1934 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division Two
27 Oct 1934 Manchester United v West Ham United W 3-1 League Division Two
03 Nov 1934 Blackpool v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division Two
10 Nov 1934 Manchester United v Bury W 1-0 League Division Two
17 Nov 1934 Hull City v Manchester United L 3-2 League Division Two
24 Nov 1934 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 3-2 League Division Two
01 Dec 1934 Brentford v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division Two
08 Dec 1934 Manchester United v Fulham W 1-0 League Division Two
15 Dec 1934 Bradford Park Avenue v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division Two
22 Dec 1934 Manchester United v Plymouth Argyle W 3-1 League Division Two
25 Dec 1934 Manchester United v Notts County W 2-1 League Division Two
26 Dec 1934 Notts County v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
29 Dec 1934 Bradford City v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division Two
01 Jan 1935 Manchester United v Southampton W 3-0 League Division Two
05 Jan 1935 Manchester United v Sheffield United D 3-3 League Division Two
12 Jan 1935 Bristol Rovers v Manchester United W 1-3 FA Cup 3rd round
19 Jan 1935 Barnsley v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division Two
26 Jan 1935 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
30 Jan 1935 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest L 0-3 FA Cup 4th round replay
02 Feb 1935 Norwich City v Manchester United L 3-2 League Division Two
06 Feb 1935 Manchester United v Port Vale W 2-1 League Division Two
09 Feb 1935 Swansea Town v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
23 Feb 1935 Oldham Athletic v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division Two
02 Mar 1935 Manchester United v Newcastle United L 0-1 League Division Two
09 Mar 1935 West Ham United v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division Two
16 Mar 1935 Manchester United v Blackpool W 3-2 League Division Two
23 Mar 1935 Bury v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division Two
27 Mar 1935 Manchester United v Burnley L 3-4 League Division Two
30 Mar 1935 Manchester United v Hull City W 3-0 League Division Two
06 Apr 1935 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division Two
13 Apr 1935 Manchester United v Brentford D 0-0 League Division Two
20 Apr 1935 Fulham v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division Two
22 Apr 1935 Southampton v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
27 Apr 1935 Manchester United v Bradford Park Avenue W 2-0 League Division Two
04 May 1935 Plymouth Argyle v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division Two
31 Aug 1935 Plymouth Argyle v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division Two
04 Sep 1935 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic W 3-0 League Division Two
07 Sep 1935 Manchester United v Bradford City W 3-1 League Division Two
09 Sep 1935 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division Two
14 Sep 1935 Newcastle United v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division Two
18 Sep 1935 Manchester United v Hull City W 2-0 League Division Two
28 Sep 1935 Southampton v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division Two
05 Oct 1935 Port Vale v Manchester United W 0-3 League Division Two
12 Oct 1935 Manchester United v Fulham W 1-0 League Division Two
19 Oct 1935 Manchester United v Sheffield United W 3-1 League Division Two
26 Oct 1935 Bradford Park Avenue v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
02 Nov 1935 Manchester United v Leicester City L 0-1 League Division Two
09 Nov 1935 Swansea Town v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division Two
16 Nov 1935 Manchester United v West Ham United L 2-3 League Division Two
23 Nov 1935 Norwich City v Manchester United W 3-5 League Division Two
30 Nov 1935 Manchester United v Doncaster Rovers D 0-0 League Division Two
07 Dec 1935 Blackpool v Manchester United L 4-1 League Division Two
14 Dec 1935 Manchester United v Nottingham Forest W 5-0 League Division Two
26 Dec 1935 Manchester United v Barnsley D 1-1 League Division Two
28 Dec 1935 Manchester United v Plymouth Argyle W 3-2 League Division Two
01 Jan 1936 Barnsley v Manchester United W 0-3 League Division Two
04 Jan 1936 Bradford City v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
11 Jan 1936 Reading v Manchester United W 1-3 FA Cup 3rd round
18 Jan 1936 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-1 League Division Two
25 Jan 1936 Stoke City v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup 4th round
29 Jan 1936 Manchester United v Stoke City L 0-2 FA Cup 4th round replay
01 Feb 1936 Manchester United v Southampton W 4-0 League Division Two
05 Feb 1936 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division Two
08 Feb 1936 Manchester United v Port Vale W 7-2 League Division Two
22 Feb 1936 Sheffield United v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
29 Feb 1936 Manchester United v Blackpool W 3-2 League Division Two
07 Mar 1936 West Ham United v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division Two
14 Mar 1936 Manchester United v Swansea Town W 3-0 League Division Two
21 Mar 1936 Leicester City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
28 Mar 1936 Manchester United v Norwich City W 2-1 League Division Two
01 Apr 1936 Fulham v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division Two
04 Apr 1936 Doncaster Rovers v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division Two
10 Apr 1936 Burnley v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division Two
11 Apr 1936 Manchester United v Bradford Park Avenue W 4-0 League Division Two
13 Apr 1936 Manchester United v Burnley W 4-0 League Division Two
18 Apr 1936 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
25 Apr 1936 Manchester United v Bury W 2-1 League Division Two
29 Apr 1936 Bury v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division Two
02 May 1936 Hull City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
17 Oct 1936 Portsmouth v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1936 Manchester United v Chelsea D 0-0 League Division One
31 Oct 1936 Stoke City v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1936 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 League Division One
14 Nov 1936 Grimsby Town v Manchester United L 6-2 League Division One
21 Nov 1936 Manchester United v Liverpool L 2-5 League Division One
06 Feb 1937 Arsenal v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
13 Feb 1937 Manchester United v Brentford L 1-3 League Division One
20 Feb 1937 Manchester United v Portsmouth L 0-1 League Division One
27 Feb 1937 Chelsea v Manchester United L 4-2 League Division One
06 Mar 1937 Manchester United v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
13 Mar 1937 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
20 Mar 1937 Manchester United v Grimsby Town D 1-1 League Division One
26 Mar 1937 Manchester United v Everton W 2-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1937 Liverpool v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1937 Everton v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division One
03 Apr 1937 Manchester United v Leeds United D 0-0 League Division One
10 Apr 1937 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division One
17 Apr 1937 Manchester United v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division One
21 Apr 1937 Sunderland v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
24 Apr 1937 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1937 Manchester United v Newcastle United W 3-0 League Division Two
30 Aug 1937 Coventry City v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
04 Sep 1937 Luton Town v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
08 Sep 1937 Manchester United v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division Two
11 Sep 1937 Manchester United v Barnsley W 4-1 League Division Two
13 Sep 1937 Bury v Manchester United W 1-2 League Division Two
18 Sep 1937 Stockport County v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
25 Sep 1937 Manchester United v Southampton L 1-2 League Division Two
02 Oct 1937 Manchester United v Sheffield United L 0-1 League Division Two
09 Oct 1937 Tottenham Hotspur v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division Two
16 Oct 1937 Blackburn Rovers v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Oct 1937 Manchester United v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division Two
30 Oct 1937 Fulham v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division Two
28 Dec 1937 Nottingham Forest v Manchester United W 2-3 League Division Two
01 Jan 1938 Newcastle United v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division Two
29 Jan 1938 Manchester United v Stockport County W 3-1 League Division Two
02 Feb 1938 Barnsley v Manchester United D 2-2 League Division Two
05 Feb 1938 Southampton v Manchester United D 3-3 League Division Two
03 Sep 1938 Manchester United v Birmingham City W 4-1 League Division One
07 Sep 1938 Liverpool v Manchester United L 1-0 League Division One
17 Sep 1938 Stoke City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
24 Sep 1938 Manchester United v Chelsea W 5-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1938 Preston North End v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1938 Manchester United v Charlton Athletic L 0-2 League Division One
15 Oct 1938 Manchester United v Blackpool D 0-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1938 Derby County v Manchester United L 5-1 League Division One
05 Nov 1938 Aston Villa v Manchester United W 0-2 League Division One
12 Nov 1938 Manchester United v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 1-3 League Division One
26 Nov 1938 Manchester United v Huddersfield Town D 1-1 League Division One
03 Dec 1938 Portsmouth v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division One
10 Dec 1938 Manchester United v Arsenal W 1-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1938 Brentford v Manchester United W 2-5 League Division One
24 Dec 1938 Manchester United v Middlesbrough D 1-1 League Division One
26 Dec 1938 Manchester United v Leicester City W 3-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1938 Leicester City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1938 Birmingham City v Manchester United D 3-3 League Division One
07 Jan 1939 West Bromwich Albion v Manchester United D 0-0 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1939 Manchester United v West Bromwich Albion L 1-5 FA Cup 3rd round replay
14 Jan 1939 Manchester United v Grimsby Town W 3-1 League Division One
21 Jan 1939 Manchester United v Stoke City L 0-1 League Division One
28 Jan 1939 Chelsea v Manchester United W 0-1 League Division One
04 Feb 1939 Manchester United v Preston North End D 1-1 League Division One
11 Feb 1939 Charlton Athletic v Manchester United L 7-1 League Division One
18 Feb 1939 Blackpool v Manchester United W 3-5 League Division One
25 Feb 1939 Manchester United v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
04 Mar 1939 Sunderland v Manchester United L 5-2 League Division One
11 Mar 1939 Manchester United v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1939 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
29 Mar 1939 Manchester United v Everton L 0-2 League Division One
01 Apr 1939 Huddersfield Town v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1939 Manchester United v Leeds United D 0-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1939 Manchester United v Portsmouth D 1-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1939 Leeds United v Manchester United L 3-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1939 Arsenal v Manchester United L 2-1 League Division One
22 Apr 1939 Manchester United v Brentford W 3-0 League Division One


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R


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