Dave Thomas

Date of birth05 October 1950
Place of birthKirkby-in-Ashfield
NationalityEnglish
PositionMidfielder

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Burnley 01 Oct 1967 01 Oct 1972
Queens Park Rangers 01 Oct 1972 01 Aug 1977
Everton 01 Aug 1977 01 Oct 1979
Wolverhampton Wanderers 01 Oct 1979 01 Mar 1982
Middlesbrough 01 Mar 1982 01 Jul 1982

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1977-78 Everton FA Cup 1
1977-78 Everton League Cup 5
1
1977-78 Everton League Division One 38
2
1978-79 Everton FA Cup 1
1978-79 Everton League Cup 2
1978-79 Everton League Division One 33
2
1978-79 Everton UEFA Cup 4
1
1981-82 Middlesbrough League Division One 13
1


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
20 Aug 1977 Everton v Nottingham Forest L 1-3 League Division One
23 Aug 1977 Arsenal v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
27 Aug 1977 Aston Villa v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
30 Aug 1977 Sheffield United v Everton W 0-3 League Cup 2nd round
03 Sep 1977 Everton v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1977 Leicester City v Everton W 1-5 League Division One
17 Sep 1977 Everton v Norwich City W 3-0 League Division One
24 Sep 1977 West Ham United v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1977 Everton v Manchester City D 1-1 League Division One
04 Oct 1977 Everton v West Bromwich Albion W 3-1 League Division One
08 Oct 1977 Queens Park Rangers v Everton W 1-5 League Division One
22 Oct 1977 Liverpool v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
25 Oct 1977 Everton v Middlesbrough D 2-2 League Cup 3rd round
29 Oct 1977 Everton v Newcastle United D 4-4 League Division One
31 Oct 1977 Middlesbrough v Everton W 1-2 League Cup 3rd round replay
05 Nov 1977 Derby County v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
12 Nov 1977 Everton v Birmingham City W 2-1 League Division One
19 Nov 1977 Ipswich Town v Everton D 3-3 League Division One
26 Nov 1977 Everton v Coventry City W 6-0 League Division One
29 Nov 1977 Sheffield Wednesday v Everton W 1-3 League Cup 4th round
03 Dec 1977 Chelsea v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1977 Everton v Middlesbrough W 3-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1977 Birmingham City v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1977 Everton v Manchester United L 2-6 League Division One
27 Dec 1977 Leeds United v Everton L 3-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1977 Everton v Arsenal W 2-0 League Division One
02 Jan 1978 Nottingham Forest v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
07 Jan 1978 Everton v Aston Villa W 4-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1978 Everton v Aston Villa W 1-0 League Division One
18 Jan 1978 Leeds United v Everton L 4-1 League Cup Quarter-final
21 Jan 1978 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Everton L 3-1 League Division One
18 Feb 1978 Everton v West Ham United W 2-1 League Division One
04 Mar 1978 Everton v Queens Park Rangers D 3-3 League Division One
11 Mar 1978 Bristol City v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
15 Mar 1978 Norwich City v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
25 Mar 1978 Everton v Leeds United W 2-0 League Division One
27 Mar 1978 Manchester United v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
01 Apr 1978 Everton v Derby County W 2-1 League Division One
05 Apr 1978 Everton v Liverpool L 0-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1978 Coventry City v Everton L 3-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1978 Everton v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
22 Apr 1978 Middlesbrough v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
25 Apr 1978 West Bromwich Albion v Everton L 3-1 League Division One
29 Apr 1978 Everton v Chelsea W 6-0 League Division One
19 Aug 1978 Chelsea v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1978 Everton v Derby County W 2-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1978 Everton v Arsenal W 1-0 League Division One
29 Aug 1978 Everton v Wimbledon W 8-0 League Cup 2nd round
02 Sep 1978 Manchester United v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
09 Sep 1978 Everton v Middlesbrough W 2-0 League Division One
12 Sep 1978 Finn Harps v Everton W 0-5 UEFA Cup 1st round 1st leg
16 Sep 1978 Aston Villa v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1978 Everton v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 2-0 League Division One
26 Sep 1978 Everton v Finn Harps W 5-0
Agg: 10-0
UEFA Cup 1st round 2nd leg
30 Sep 1978 Bristol City v Everton D 2-2 League Division One
07 Oct 1978 Everton v Southampton D 0-0 League Division One
14 Oct 1978 Ipswich Town v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
18 Oct 1978 Everton v Dukla Praha W 2-1 UEFA Cup 2nd round 1st leg
21 Oct 1978 Queens Park Rangers v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
28 Oct 1978 Everton v Liverpool W 1-0 League Division One
01 Nov 1978 Dukla Praha v Everton L 1-0
Agg: 2-2
UEFA Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
04 Nov 1978 Nottingham Forest v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1978 Everton v Nottingham Forest L 2-3 League Cup 4th round
11 Nov 1978 Everton v Chelsea W 3-2 League Division One
18 Nov 1978 Arsenal v Everton D 2-2 League Division One
21 Nov 1978 Everton v Manchester United W 3-0 League Division One
25 Nov 1978 Norwich City v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
09 Dec 1978 Birmingham City v Everton W 1-3 League Division One
16 Dec 1978 Everton v Leeds United D 1-1 League Division One
23 Dec 1978 Coventry City v Everton L 3-2 League Division One
10 Jan 1979 Sunderland v Everton L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
31 Jan 1979 Everton v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
03 Feb 1979 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
10 Feb 1979 Everton v Bristol City W 4-1 League Division One
17 Feb 1979 Southampton v Everton L 3-0 League Division One
24 Feb 1979 Everton v Ipswich Town L 0-1 League Division One
03 Mar 1979 Everton v Queens Park Rangers W 2-1 League Division One
06 Mar 1979 Middlesbrough v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
10 Mar 1979 Everton v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
13 Mar 1979 Liverpool v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
24 Mar 1979 Derby County v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
30 Mar 1979 Everton v Norwich City D 2-2 League Division One
03 Apr 1979 Bolton Wanderers v Everton L 3-1 League Division One
07 Apr 1979 West Bromwich Albion v Everton L 1-0 League Division One


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

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1967-68 England UEFA Under-18 3
1968-69 England UEFA Under-18 5
1969-70 England Abandoned 1
1969-70 England Under-23 1
1970-71 England Under-23 3
1971-72 England Under-23 3
1973-74 England Abandoned 1
1973-74 England Under-23 1
1
1974-75 England British Home Championship 1
1
1974-75 England UEFA European Championship 2
2
1975-76 England UEFA European Championship
2


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
07 Apr 1968 Bulgaria v England D 0-0 UEFA U18 Group B
09 Apr 1968 England v Netherlands W 1-0 UEFA U18 Group B
11 Apr 1968 England v USSR D 1-1 UEFA U18 Group B
11 Mar 1969 England v Belgium W 1-0 UEFA U18 Preliminary
26 Mar 1969 Belgium v England W 0-2 UEFA U18 Preliminary
18 May 1969 England v Malta W 6-0 UEFA U18 Group B
20 May 1969 Czechoslovakia v England W 1-3 UEFA U18 Group B
22 May 1969 East Germany v England L 4-0 UEFA U18 Group B
04 Mar 1970 England v Scotland W 3-1 Abd
08 Apr 1970 England v Bulgaria W 4-1 Under 23
14 Oct 1970 England v West Germany W 3-1 U23
11 Nov 1970 England v Sweden W 2-0 U23
02 Dec 1970 Wales v England D 0-0 U23
24 Nov 1971 England v Switzerland D 1-1 U23
16 Feb 1972 England v Scotland D 2-2 U23
01 Jun 1972 East Germany v England D 2-2 U23
13 Nov 1973 England v Denmark D 1-1 U23
11 May 1974 Turkey v England D 0-0 Abandoned
19 May 1974 France v England D 2-2 U23
30 Oct 1974 England v Czechoslovakia W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
20 Nov 1974 England v Portugal D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
16 Apr 1975 England v Cyprus W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
11 May 1975 Cyprus v England W 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
21 May 1975 England v Wales D 2-2 British Home Championship
24 May 1975 England v Scotland W 5-1 British Home Championship
30 Oct 1975 Czechoslovakia v England L 2-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
19 Nov 1975 Portugal v England D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1


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