David Phillips

Date of birth29 July 1963
Place of birthWegburg, Germany
NationalityWelsh
Weight78 kg
Height1.78 m
PositionDefender/Midfielder

Wales International

With Coventry City, FA Cup winner 1987.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Plymouth Argyle 03 Aug 1981 23 Aug 1984
Manchester City 23 Aug 1984 05 Jun 1986
Coventry City 05 Jun 1986 31 Jul 1989
Norwich City 31 Jul 1989 20 Aug 1993
Nottingham Forest 20 Aug 1993 14 Nov 1997
Huddersfield Town 14 Nov 1997 25 Mar 1999

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1986-87 Coventry City FA Cup 6
1986-87 Coventry City League Cup 5
1986-87 Coventry City League Division One 39
4
1987-88 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1987-88 Coventry City League Cup 2
1987-88 Coventry City League Division One 32
3
2
1988-89 Coventry City FA Cup 1
1
1988-89 Coventry City League Cup 1
1988-89 Coventry City League Division One 22
4
2
1989-90 Norwich City FA Cup 2
1989-90 Norwich City League Division One 2
1992-93 Norwich City Premier League 42
10
1994-95 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
1994-95 Nottingham Forest League Cup 4
1994-95 Nottingham Forest Premier League 38
1
2
1995-96 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 4
2
1995-96 Nottingham Forest League Cup 1
1995-96 Nottingham Forest Premier League 14
4
1
1996-97 Nottingham Forest FA Cup 2
1996-97 Nottingham Forest League Cup 3
1996-97 Nottingham Forest Premier League 24
3
1
1997-98 Huddersfield Town FA Cup 1
1998-99 Huddersfield Town FA Cup 2


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
23 Aug 1986 West Ham United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
26 Aug 1986 Coventry City v Arsenal W 2-1 League Division One
30 Aug 1986 Coventry City v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1986 Chelsea v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
06 Sep 1986 Manchester City v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
20 Sep 1986 Charlton Athletic v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
23 Sep 1986 Coventry City v Rotherham United W 3-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
27 Sep 1986 Coventry City v Watford W 1-0 League Division One
04 Oct 1986 Coventry City v Aston Villa L 0-1 League Division One
07 Oct 1986 Rotherham United v Coventry City W 0-1
Agg: 2-4
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
11 Oct 1986 Oxford United v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
19 Oct 1986 Coventry City v Wimbledon W 1-0 League Division One
25 Oct 1986 Sheffield Wednesday v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
28 Oct 1986 Coventry City v Oldham Athletic W 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
01 Nov 1986 Manchester United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
08 Nov 1986 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest W 1-0 League Division One
15 Nov 1986 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
19 Nov 1986 Coventry City v Liverpool D 0-0 League Cup 4th round
22 Nov 1986 Coventry City v Norwich City W 2-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Coventry City L 3-1 League Cup 4th round replay
29 Nov 1986 Liverpool v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
06 Dec 1986 Coventry City v Leicester City W 1-0 League Division One
21 Dec 1986 Coventry City v Manchester City D 2-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1986 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1986 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur W 4-3 League Division One
01 Jan 1987 Coventry City v Luton Town L 0-1 League Division One
03 Jan 1987 Newcastle United v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
10 Jan 1987 Coventry City v Bolton Wanderers W 3-0 FA Cup 3rd round
24 Jan 1987 Coventry City v West Ham United L 1-3 League Division One
31 Jan 1987 Manchester United v Coventry City W 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
03 Feb 1987 Southampton v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
07 Feb 1987 Everton v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
14 Feb 1987 Coventry City v Chelsea W 3-0 League Division One
21 Feb 1987 Stoke City v Coventry City W 0-1 FA Cup 5th round
28 Feb 1987 Coventry City v Charlton Athletic W 2-1 League Division One
07 Mar 1987 Coventry City v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
14 Mar 1987 Sheffield Wednesday v Coventry City W 0-3 FA Cup Quarter-final
20 Mar 1987 Coventry City v Oxford United W 3-0 League Division One
24 Mar 1987 Wimbledon v Coventry City L 2-1 League Division One
28 Mar 1987 Aston Villa v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
04 Apr 1987 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1987 Coventry City v Leeds United W 3-2 FA Cup Semi-final
18 Apr 1987 Luton Town v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1987 Coventry City v Queens Park Rangers W 4-1 League Division One
25 Apr 1987 Norwich City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
02 May 1987 Coventry City v Liverpool W 1-0 League Division One
04 May 1987 Leicester City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
06 May 1987 Coventry City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
09 May 1987 Coventry City v Southampton D 1-1 League Division One
16 May 1987 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur W 3-2 FA Cup Final
22 Aug 1987 Norwich City v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
29 Aug 1987 Coventry City v Liverpool L 1-4 League Division One
31 Aug 1987 Sheffield Wednesday v Coventry City W 0-3 League Division One
05 Sep 1987 Coventry City v Manchester United D 0-0 League Division One
19 Sep 1987 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest L 0-3 League Division One
22 Sep 1987 Cambridge United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
26 Sep 1987 Everton v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
03 Oct 1987 Coventry City v Watford W 1-0 League Division One
06 Oct 1987 Coventry City v Cambridge United W 2-1
Agg: 3-1
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
17 Oct 1987 Chelsea v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1987 Coventry City v Southampton L 2-3 League Division One
24 Oct 1987 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 1-3 League Division One
31 Oct 1987 Derby County v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1987 Oxford United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
14 Nov 1987 Coventry City v Wimbledon D 3-3 League Division One
21 Nov 1987 Charlton Athletic v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
28 Nov 1987 Coventry City v West Ham United D 0-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1987 Portsmouth v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
13 Dec 1987 Coventry City v Arsenal D 0-0 League Division One
18 Dec 1987 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
28 Dec 1987 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 4-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1988 Liverpool v Coventry City L 4-0 League Division One
09 Jan 1988 Coventry City v Torquay United W 2-0 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1988 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
30 Jan 1988 Coventry City v Watford L 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
06 Feb 1988 Manchester United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
13 Feb 1988 Coventry City v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-0 League Division One
20 Feb 1988 Coventry City v Norwich City D 0-0 League Division One
27 Feb 1988 Watford v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
05 Mar 1988 Coventry City v Chelsea D 3-3 League Division One
12 Mar 1988 Southampton v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
15 Mar 1988 Coventry City v Luton Town W 4-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1988 Coventry City v Derby County L 0-3 League Division One
26 Mar 1988 Newcastle United v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
02 Apr 1988 Coventry City v Oxford United W 1-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1988 Wimbledon v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
09 Apr 1988 Coventry City v Charlton Athletic D 0-0 League Division One
19 Apr 1988 Coventry City v Everton L 1-2 League Division One
23 Apr 1988 West Ham United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
03 Sep 1988 Coventry City v Everton L 0-1 League Division One
01 Oct 1988 Coventry City v Middlesbrough L 3-4 League Division One
22 Oct 1988 Liverpool v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
29 Oct 1988 Arsenal v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
02 Nov 1988 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 3-2 League Cup 3rd round
19 Nov 1988 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
23 Nov 1988 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1988 Coventry City v Aston Villa W 2-1 League Division One
03 Dec 1988 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City L 2-1 League Division One
10 Dec 1988 Coventry City v Manchester United W 1-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1988 Coventry City v Derby County L 0-2 League Division One
26 Dec 1988 Southampton v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
31 Dec 1988 Everton v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
02 Jan 1989 Coventry City v Sheffield Wednesday W 5-0 League Division One
07 Jan 1989 Sutton United v Coventry City L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1989 Norwich City v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
21 Jan 1989 Coventry City v Wimbledon W 2-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1989 West Ham United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
18 Mar 1989 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur D 1-1 League Division One
22 Mar 1989 Coventry City v Liverpool L 1-3 League Division One
25 Mar 1989 Charlton Athletic v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1989 Derby County v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
08 Apr 1989 Coventry City v Norwich City W 2-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1989 Luton Town v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1989 Coventry City v Queens Park Rangers L 0-3 League Division One
29 Apr 1989 Manchester United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
13 May 1989 Aston Villa v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
15 May 1989 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest D 2-2 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
1983-84 Wales British Championships 2
1983-84 Wales International Friendly 1
1983-84 Wales UEFA Under-21 3
1984-85 Wales FIFA World Cup 4
1984-85 Wales International Friendly 1
1985-86 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1985-86 Wales International Friendly 4
1986-87 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
1
1987-88 Wales International Friendly 2
1987-88 Wales UEFA European Championship 3
1988-89 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1988-89 Wales International Friendly 1
1989-90 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
1989-90 Wales International Friendly 2
1990-91 Wales International Friendly 3
1990-91 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
1991-92 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1991-92 Wales International Friendly 2
1
1991-92 Wales Kirin Japan Cup 2
1991-92 Wales UEFA European Championship 1
1992-93 Wales FIFA World Cup 5
1
1992-93 Wales International Friendly 1
1993-94 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
1993-94 Wales International Friendly 3
1
1994-95 Wales UEFA European Championship 7
1995-96 Wales International Friendly 1
1995-96 Wales UEFA European Championship 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
20 Sep 1983 Norway v Wales W 2-3 UEFA U21 Group
15 Nov 1983 Bulgaria v Wales D 1-1 UEFA U21 Group
13 Dec 1983 Wales v Yugoslavia W 1-0 UEFA U21 Group
02 May 1984 Wales v England W 1-0 British Championships
22 May 1984 Wales v Northern Ireland D 1-1 British Championships
06 Jun 1984 Norway v Wales L 1-0 International Friendly
17 Oct 1984 Spain v Wales L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
14 Nov 1984 Wales v Iceland W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
27 Mar 1985 Scotland v Wales W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
30 Apr 1985 Wales v Spain W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
05 Jun 1985 Norway v Wales L 4-2 International Friendly
10 Sep 1985 Wales v Scotland D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 7
16 Oct 1985 Wales v Hungary L 0-3 International Friendly
25 Feb 1986 Saudi Arabia v Wales W 1-2 International Friendly
26 Mar 1986 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 0-1 International Friendly
21 Apr 1986 Wales v Uruguay D 0-0 International Friendly
01 Apr 1987 Wales v Finland W 4-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
29 Apr 1987 Wales v Czechoslovakia D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 6
09 Sep 1987 Wales v Denmark W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
14 Oct 1987 Denmark v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
11 Nov 1987 Czechoslovakia v Wales L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 6
23 Mar 1988 Wales v Yugoslavia L 1-2 International Friendly
27 Apr 1988 Sweden v Wales L 4-1 International Friendly
26 Apr 1989 Wales v Sweden L 0-2 International Friendly
31 May 1989 Wales v West Germany D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
06 Sep 1989 Finland v Wales L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
11 Oct 1989 Wales v Netherlands L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 4
15 Nov 1989 West Germany v Wales L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
28 Mar 1990 Republic of Ireland v Wales L 1-0 International Friendly
25 Apr 1990 Sweden v Wales L 4-2 International Friendly
11 Sep 1990 Denmark v Wales L 1-0 International Friendly
27 Mar 1991 Belgium v Wales D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 5
01 May 1991 Wales v Iceland W 1-0 International Friendly
30 May 1991 Poland v Wales D 0-0 International Friendly
05 Jun 1991 Wales v Germany W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
13 Nov 1991 Wales v Luxembourg W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 5
19 Feb 1992 Republic of Ireland v Wales W 0-1 International Friendly
29 Apr 1992 Austria v Wales D 1-1 International Friendly
20 May 1992 Romania v Wales L 5-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
30 May 1992 Netherlands v Wales L 4-0 International Friendly
03 Jun 1992 Argentina v Wales L 1-0 KIRIN JAPAN CUP
07 Jun 1992 Japan v Wales W 0-1 KIRIN JAPAN CUP
09 Sep 1992 Wales v Faroe Islands W 6-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
14 Oct 1992 Cyprus v Wales W 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
18 Nov 1992 Belgium v Wales L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
17 Feb 1993 Republic of Ireland v Wales L 2-1 International Friendly
31 Mar 1993 Wales v Belgium W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
28 Apr 1993 Czechoslovakia (RCS) v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4
06 Jun 1993 Faroe Islands v Wales W 0-3 FIFA World Cup Group 4
08 Sep 1993 Wales v Czechoslovakia (rcs) D 2-2 FIFA World Cup Group 4
13 Oct 1993 Wales v Cyprus W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 4
17 Nov 1993 Wales v Romania L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 4
09 Mar 1994 Wales v Norway L 1-3 International Friendly
20 Apr 1994 Wales v Sweden L 0-2 International Friendly
23 May 1994 Estonia v Wales W 1-2 International Friendly
07 Sep 1994 Wales v Albania W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
12 Oct 1994 Moldova v Wales L 3-2 UEFA European Championship Group 7
16 Nov 1994 Georgia v Wales L 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
14 Dec 1994 Wales v Bulgaria L 0-3 UEFA European Championship Group 7
29 Mar 1995 Bulgaria v Wales L 3-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
26 Apr 1995 Germany v Wales D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
07 Jun 1995 Wales v Georgia L 0-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
06 Sep 1995 Wales v Moldova W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 7
15 Nov 1995 Albania v Wales D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 7
24 Jan 1996 Italy v Wales L 3-0 International Friendly


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