Kevin Beattie

Date of birth18 December 1953
Place of birthCarlisle
NationalityEnglish
PositionDefender
Died16 September 2018

Probably Ipswich Town's favorite son, Kevin Beattie was a tough-tackling centre-half who went on to win nine England caps. Unfortunately his career was plagued by injury.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Ipswich Town 01 Jul 1971 01 Jul 1982
Colchester United 01 Jul 1982 01 Nov 1982
Middlesbrough 01 Nov 1982 30 Jun 1983

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1977-78 Ipswich Town FA Cup 1
1979-80 Ipswich Town League Division One 1
1982-83 Middlesbrough FA Cup 1
1
1982-83 Middlesbrough League Division Two 3
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
06 May 1978 Arsenal v Ipswich Town W 0-1 FA Cup Final
01 Mar 1980 Ipswich Town v Manchester United W 6-0 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
1971-72 England UEFA Under-18 5
1971-72 England Under-18 2
1972-73 England Under-23 3
1973-74 England Abandoned 1
1973-74 England Under-23 4
1974-75 England British Home Championship 1
1
1974-75 England UEFA European Championship 2
1974-75 England Under-23 1
1
1975-76 England International Friendly 1
1975-76 England UEFA European Championship 1
1976-77 England FIFA World Cup 1
1
1976-77 England International Friendly 1
1977-78 England FIFA World Cup
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
09 Feb 1972 Spain v England D 0-0 U18
15 Mar 1972 England v Spain W 4-1 U18
13 May 1972 Belgium v England D 0-0 UEFA U18 Group C
16 May 1972 England v Northern Ireland W 4-0 UEFA Under-18 Group C
17 May 1972 England v Yugoslavia W 1-0 UEFA U18 Group C
20 May 1972 England v Poland W 1-0 UEFA U18 Semi-final
22 May 1972 England v West Germany W 2-0 UEFA U18 Final
29 Nov 1972 Wales v England W 0-3 U23
02 Jan 1973 England v Netherlands W 3-1 Under-23
13 Feb 1973 Scotland v England W 1-2 U23
16 Oct 1973 England v Poland D 0-0 U23
16 Jan 1974 England v Wales D 0-0 U23
11 May 1974 Turkey v England D 0-0 Abandoned
15 May 1974 Yugoslavia v England L 1-0 U23
19 May 1974 France v England D 2-2 U23
21 Jan 1975 Wales v England W 0-2 U23
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
24 May 1975 England v Scotland W 5-1 British Home Championship
03 Sep 1975 Switzerland v England W 1-2 International Friendly
19 Nov 1975 Portugal v England D 1-1 UEFA European Championship Group 1
13 Oct 1976 England v Finland W 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 2
17 Nov 1976 Italy v England L 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 2
09 Feb 1977 England v Netherlands L 0-2 International Friendly
12 Oct 1977 Luxembourg v England W 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group 2


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