Laurie Cunningham

Date of birth08 March 1956
Place of birthHolloway
NationalityEnglish
PositionMidfielder

This legendary black forward spent a three month loan period at Old Trafford, but his best days were behind him.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Leyton Orient 01 Jul 1974 01 Mar 1977
West Bromwich Albion 01 Mar 1977 01 Oct 1985
Leicester City 01 Oct 1985 01 Feb 1988

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1982-83 Manchester United League Division One 3
2
1
1985-86 Leicester City League Division One 13
2
1987-88 Wimbledon FA Cup
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
19 Apr 1983 Everton v Manchester United L 2-0 League Division One
23 Apr 1983 Manchester United v Watford W 2-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1983 Norwich City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
02 May 1983 Arsenal v Manchester United L 3-0 League Division One
07 May 1983 Manchester United v Swansea City W 2-1 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
1976-77 England UEFA Under-21 1
1
1976-77 England Under-21 1
1
1977-78 England UEFA Under-21 3
1
1978-79 England B International 1
1978-79 England British Home Championship 1
1978-79 England International Friendly 1
1
1979-80 England International Friendly
1
1979-80 England UEFA European Championship 1
1980-81 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
27 Apr 1977 England v Scotland W 1-0 U21
26 May 1977 Finland v England W 0-1 UEFA U21 Group
01 Jun 1977 Norway v England W 1-2 UEFA U21 Group
06 Sep 1977 England v Norway W 6-0 UEFA Under-21 Group
12 Oct 1977 England v Finland W 8-1 UEFA U21 Group
08 Mar 1978 England v Italy W 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
28 Nov 1978 Czechoslovakia v England W 0-1 B International
23 May 1979 England v Wales D 0-0 British Home Championship
10 Jun 1979 Sweden v England D 0-0 International Friendly
13 Jun 1979 Austria v England L 4-3 International Friendly
06 Feb 1980 England v Republic of Ireland W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
26 Mar 1980 Spain v England W 0-2 International Friendly
15 Oct 1980 Romania v England L 2-1 FIFA World Cup Group 4


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