Ivor Allchurch

Date of birth16 December 1929
Place of birthSwansea
NationalityWelsh
PositionForward

Allchurch established his reputation with Swansea before moving to Newcastle for a club record £28,000 in October 1958. An immensely skillful inside-forward.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Swansea City 01 May 1947 01 Oct 1958
Newcastle United 01 Oct 1958 01 Aug 1962
Cardiff City 01 Aug 1962 01 Jul 1965

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1950-51 Welsh League Inter League 1
1951-52 Welsh League Inter League 1
2
1952-53 Welsh League Inter League 1
2
1953-54 Welsh League Inter League 1
1955-56 Ireland / Wales Belgrove FC Exhibition Match 1
2
1958-59 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1958-59 Newcastle United League Division One 26
16
1959-60 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
1
1959-60 Newcastle United League Division One 41
13
1960-61 Newcastle United FA Cup 4
3
1960-61 Newcastle United League Cup 1
1960-61 Newcastle United League Division One 36
7
1961-62 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1961-62 Newcastle United League Cup 2
1
1961-62 Newcastle United League Division Two 40
10
1966-67 Swansea City UEFA European Cup Winners 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
19 May 1951 WELSH LEAGUE v IRISH LEAGUE W 2-0 INTER LEAGUE
05 Sep 1951 IRISH LEAGUE v WELSH LEAGUE W 3-7 INTER LEAGUE
24 Sep 1952 WELSH LEAGUE v SCOTTISH LEAGUE W 3-0 INTER LEAGUE
23 Sep 1953 LEAGUE OF IRELAND v WELSH LEAGUE L 3-1 INTER LEAGUE


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
1950-51 Wales British Home Championship 2
1950-51 Wales International Friendly 2
1951-52 Wales British Home Championship 3
2
1951-52 Wales Wales 75th Anniversary 1
2
1952-53 Wales British Home Championship 3
1952-53 Wales International Friendly 2
1
1953-54 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
2
1953-54 Wales International Friendly 1
1954-55 Wales British Home Championship 3
1954-55 Wales International Friendly 1
1
1955-56 Wales British Home Championship 3
1955-56 Wales International Friendly 1
1956-57 Wales British Home Championship 2
1957-58 Wales British Home Championship 1
1957-58 Wales FIFA World Cup 7
4
1958-59 Wales British Home Championship 3
1
1959-60 Wales British Home Championship 2
1960-61 Wales British Home Championship 1
1
1960-61 Wales FIFA World Cup 2
1
1960-61 Wales International Friendly 1
1
1961-62 Wales British Home Championship 2
1961-62 Wales International Friendly 3
1
1962-63 Wales British Home Championship 3
1
1962-63 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
1963-64 Wales British Home Championship 1
1964-65 Wales British Home Championship 3
1
1964-65 Wales FIFA World Cup 2
2
1964-65 Wales International Friendly 1
1965-66 Wales B v A 1
1965-66 Wales British Home Championship 2
1
1965-66 Wales FIFA World Cup 2
1
1965-66 Wales International Friendly 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
15 Nov 1950 England v Wales L 4-2 British Home Championship
07 Mar 1951 Ireland v Wales W 1-2 British Home Championship
12 May 1951 Wales v Portugal W 2-1 International Friendly
16 May 1951 Wales v Switzerland W 3-2 International Friendly
20 Oct 1951 Wales v England D 1-1 British Home Championship
14 Nov 1951 Scotland v Wales W 0-1 British Home Championship
05 Dec 1951 Wales v Rest of the UK W 3-2 Wales 75th Anniversary
19 Mar 1952 Wales v Ireland W 3-0 British Home Championship
18 Oct 1952 Wales v Scotland L 1-2 British Home Championship
12 Nov 1952 England v Wales L 5-2 British Home Championship
15 Apr 1953 Ireland v Wales W 2-3 British Home Championship
14 May 1953 France v Wales L 6-1 International Friendly
21 May 1953 Yugoslavia v Wales L 5-2 International Friendly
10 Oct 1953 Wales v England L 1-4 FIFA World Cup Group 3
04 Nov 1953 Scotland v Wales D 3-3 FIFA World Cup Group 3
31 Mar 1954 Wales v Ireland L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Group 3
09 May 1954 Austria v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly
22 Sep 1954 Wales v Yugoslavia L 1-3 International Friendly
16 Oct 1954 Wales v Scotland L 0-1 British Home Championship
10 Nov 1954 England v Wales L 3-2 British Home Championship
20 Apr 1955 Northern Ireland v Wales W 2-3 British Home Championship
22 Oct 1955 Wales v England W 2-1 British Home Championship
09 Nov 1955 Scotland v Wales L 2-0 British Home Championship
23 Nov 1955 Wales v Austria L 1-2 International Friendly
11 Apr 1956 Wales v Northern Ireland D 1-1 British Home Championship
20 Oct 1956 Wales v Scotland D 2-2 British Home Championship
14 Nov 1956 England v Wales L 3-1 British Home Championship
15 Jan 1958 Israel v Wales W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Special group play off
05 Feb 1958 Wales v Israel W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Special group play off
16 Apr 1958 Wales v Northern Ireland D 1-1 British Home Championship
08 Jun 1958 Wales v Hungary D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group 3
11 Jun 1958 Mexico v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Finals group 3
15 Jun 1958 Sweden v Wales D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Finals group 3
17 Jun 1958 Wales v Hungary W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Finals - group 3 play-off
19 Jun 1958 Brazil v Wales L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Finals quarter-final
18 Oct 1958 Wales v Scotland L 0-3 British Home Championship
26 Nov 1958 England v Wales D 2-2 British Home Championship
22 Apr 1959 Northern Ireland v Wales L 4-1 British Home Championship
17 Oct 1959 Wales v England D 1-1 British Home Championship
04 Nov 1959 Scotland v Wales D 1-1 British Home Championship
12 Apr 1961 Northern Ireland v Wales W 1-5 British Home Championship
19 Apr 1961 Wales v Spain L 1-2 FIFA World Cup Africa-Europe group 4
18 May 1961 Spain v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Africa-Europe group 4
28 May 1961 Hungary v Wales L 3-2 International Friendly
14 Oct 1961 Wales v England D 1-1 British Home Championship
08 Nov 1961 Scotland v Wales L 2-0 British Home Championship
12 May 1962 Brazil v Wales L 3-1 International Friendly
16 May 1962 Brazil v Wales L 3-1 International Friendly
22 May 1962 Mexico v Wales L 2-1 International Friendly
20 Oct 1962 Wales v Scotland L 2-3 British Home Championship
07 Nov 1962 Hungary v Wales L 3-1 UEFA European Championship 1st round
21 Nov 1962 England v Wales L 4-0 British Home Championship
20 Mar 1963 Wales v Hungary D 1-1 UEFA European Championship 1st round
03 Apr 1963 Northern Ireland v Wales W 1-4 British Home Championship
12 Oct 1963 Wales v England L 0-4 British Home Championship
03 Oct 1964 Wales v Scotland W 3-2 British Home Championship
18 Nov 1964 England v Wales L 2-1 British Home Championship
17 Mar 1965 Wales v Greece W 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 7
31 Mar 1965 Northern Ireland v Wales W 0-5 British Home Championship
01 May 1965 Italy v Wales L 4-1 International Friendly
30 May 1965 USSR v Wales L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 7
02 Oct 1965 Wales v England D 0-0 British Home Championship
27 Oct 1965 Wales v USSR W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 7
24 Nov 1965 Scotland v Wales L 4-1 British Home Championship
01 Dec 1965 Wales v Denmark W 4-2 FIFA World Cup Europe group 7
14 May 1966 Brazil v Wales L 3-1 International Friendly
18 May 1966 Brazil v Wales L 1-0 B v A
22 May 1966 Chile v Wales L 2-0 International Friendly


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