Paul Bracewell

Date of birth19 July 1962
Place of birthHeswall
NationalityEnglish
Weight68 kg
Height1.73 m
PositionMidfielder

With Everton, 1st Division Champion 1985 FA Cup runner-up 1985, 1986, 1989 ECW Cup winner 1985.

With Newcastle United, 1st Division Champion 1993. Only a month after leading Sunderland out in the 1992 FA Cup Final, Kevin Keegan persuaded Paul to make the brave move to St James' Park. He mastered the commendable art of doing the simple things well as he anchored United's midfield.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Stoke City 01 Feb 1980 01 Jul 1983
Sunderland 01 Jul 1983 01 May 1984
Everton 01 May 1984 01 Aug 1989
Sunderland 01 Aug 1989 01 Jun 1992
Newcastle United 01 Jun 1992 01 May 1995
Sunderland 01 May 1995 01 Oct 1997

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1984-85 Everton FA Charity Shield 1
1984-85 Everton FA Cup 7
1984-85 Everton League Cup 4
1
1984-85 Everton League Division One 37
2
1984-85 Everton UEFA European Cup Winners Cup 8
1
1985-86 Everton FA Charity Shield 1
1985-86 Everton FA Cup 6
1985-86 Everton League Cup 5
1
1985-86 Everton League Division One 38
3
1987-88 Everton FA Cup
2
1987-88 Everton League Cup 1
1988-89 Everton FA Cup 6
1988-89 Everton League Cup 1
1988-89 Everton League Division One 20
2
1991-92 Sunderland FA Cup 1
1992-93 Newcastle United FA Cup 2
2
1992-93 Newcastle United League Division 1 19
6
2
1993-94 Newcastle United FA Cup 1
1993-94 Newcastle United League Cup 3
1
1993-94 Newcastle United Premier League 32
1
3
1994-95 Newcastle United FA Cup 3
1994-95 Newcastle United League Cup
1
1994-95 Newcastle United Premier League 13
3
1
1995-96 Sunderland League Cup 2
1996-97 Sunderland FA Cup 1
1996-97 Sunderland League Cup 2
1996-97 Sunderland Premier League 38
3
1997-98 Fulham FA Cup 1
1997-98 Sunderland League Cup 2
1998-99 Fulham FA Cup 3
1998-99 Fulham League Cup 4
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
18 Aug 1984 Everton v Liverpool W 1-0 FA Charity Shield
25 Aug 1984 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur L 1-4 League Division One
31 Aug 1984 Chelsea v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
04 Sep 1984 Everton v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Division One
08 Sep 1984 Everton v Coventry City W 2-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1984 Newcastle United v Everton W 2-3 League Division One
19 Sep 1984 University College Dublin v Everton D 0-0 ECW Cup 1st round 1st leg
22 Sep 1984 Everton v Southampton D 2-2 League Division One
26 Sep 1984 Sheffield United v Everton D 2-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
29 Sep 1984 Watford v Everton W 4-5 League Division One
02 Oct 1984 Everton v University College Dublin W 1-0
Agg: 1-0
ECW Cup 1st round 2nd leg
06 Oct 1984 Arsenal v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
10 Oct 1984 Everton v Sheffield United W 4-0
Agg: 6-2
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
13 Oct 1984 Everton v Aston Villa W 2-1 League Division One
20 Oct 1984 Liverpool v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1984 Slovan Bratislava v Everton W 0-1 ECW Cup 2nd round 1st leg
27 Oct 1984 Everton v Manchester United W 5-0 League Division One
30 Oct 1984 Manchester United v Everton W 1-2 League Cup 3rd round
03 Nov 1984 Everton v Leicester City W 3-0 League Division One
07 Nov 1984 Everton v Slovan Bratislava W 3-0
Agg: 4-0
ECW Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
10 Nov 1984 West Ham United v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
17 Nov 1984 Everton v Stoke City W 4-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1984 Everton v Grimsby Town L 0-1 League Cup 4th round
24 Nov 1984 Norwich City v Everton L 4-2 League Division One
01 Dec 1984 Everton v Sheffield Wednesday D 1-1 League Division One
08 Dec 1984 Queens Park Rangers v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
15 Dec 1984 Everton v Nottingham Forest W 5-0 League Division One
22 Dec 1984 Everton v Chelsea L 3-4 League Division One
26 Dec 1984 Sunderland v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
29 Dec 1984 Ipswich Town v Everton W 0-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1985 Everton v Luton Town W 2-1 League Division One
04 Jan 1985 Leeds United v Everton W 0-2 FA Cup 3rd round
12 Jan 1985 Everton v Newcastle United W 4-0 League Division One
26 Jan 1985 Everton v Doncaster Rovers W 2-0 FA Cup 4th round
02 Feb 1985 Everton v Watford W 4-0 League Division One
16 Feb 1985 Everton v Telford United W 3-0 FA Cup 5th round
23 Feb 1985 Leicester City v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
02 Mar 1985 Manchester United v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
06 Mar 1985 Everton v Fortuna Sittard W 3-0 ECW Cup 3rd round 1st leg
09 Mar 1985 Everton v Ipswich Town D 2-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
13 Mar 1985 Ipswich Town v Everton W 0-1 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
16 Mar 1985 Aston Villa v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1985 Southampton v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
03 Apr 1985 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton W 1-2 League Division One
06 Apr 1985 Everton v Sunderland W 4-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1985 Bayern München v Everton D 0-0 ECW Cup Semi-final 1st leg
13 Apr 1985 Everton v Luton Town W 2-1 FA Cup Semi-final
16 Apr 1985 Everton v West Bromwich Albion W 4-1 League Division One
20 Apr 1985 Stoke City v Everton W 0-2 League Division One
24 Apr 1985 Everton v Bayern München W 3-1
Agg: 3-1
ECW Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
27 Apr 1985 Everton v Norwich City W 3-0 League Division One
04 May 1985 Sheffield Wednesday v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
06 May 1985 Everton v Queens Park Rangers W 2-0 League Division One
08 May 1985 Everton v West Ham United W 3-0 League Division One
15 May 1985 Rapid Wien v Everton W 1-3 UEFA European Cup Winners Cup Final
18 May 1985 Manchester United v Everton L 1-0 FA Cup Final
26 May 1985 Coventry City v Everton L 4-1 League Division One
10 Aug 1985 Everton v Manchester United W 2-0 FA Charity Shield
17 Aug 1985 Leicester City v Everton L 3-1 League Division One
20 Aug 1985 Everton v West Bromwich Albion W 2-0 League Division One
24 Aug 1985 Everton v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1985 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
31 Aug 1985 Everton v Birmingham City W 4-1 League Division One
03 Sep 1985 Sheffield Wednesday v Everton W 1-5 League Division One
07 Sep 1985 Queens Park Rangers v Everton L 3-0 League Division One
14 Sep 1985 Everton v Luton Town W 2-0 League Division One
21 Sep 1985 Everton v Liverpool L 2-3 League Division One
25 Sep 1985 Everton v AFC Bournemouth W 3-2 League Cup 2nd round 1st leg
28 Sep 1985 Aston Villa v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
05 Oct 1985 Everton v Oxford United W 2-0 League Division One
07 Oct 1985 AFC Bournemouth v Everton W 0-2
Agg: 2-5
League Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
12 Oct 1985 Chelsea v Everton L 2-1 League Division One
19 Oct 1985 Everton v Watford W 4-1 League Division One
26 Oct 1985 Manchester City v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
29 Oct 1985 Shrewsbury Town v Everton W 1-4 League Cup 3rd round
02 Nov 1985 West Ham United v Everton L 2-1 League Division One
09 Nov 1985 Everton v Arsenal W 6-1 League Division One
16 Nov 1985 Ipswich Town v Everton W 3-4 League Division One
23 Nov 1985 Everton v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
26 Nov 1985 Chelsea v Everton D 2-2 League Cup 4th round
30 Nov 1985 Southampton v Everton W 2-3 League Division One
07 Dec 1985 West Bromwich Albion v Everton W 0-3 League Division One
10 Dec 1985 Everton v Chelsea L 1-2 League Cup 4th round replay
14 Dec 1985 Everton v Leicester City L 1-2 League Division One
21 Dec 1985 Coventry City v Everton W 1-3 League Division One
26 Dec 1985 Everton v Manchester United W 3-1 League Division One
28 Dec 1985 Everton v Sheffield Wednesday W 3-1 League Division One
01 Jan 1986 Newcastle United v Everton D 2-2 League Division One
25 Jan 1986 Everton v Blackburn Rovers W 3-1 FA Cup 4th round
01 Feb 1986 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
11 Feb 1986 Everton v Manchester City W 4-0 League Division One
22 Feb 1986 Liverpool v Everton W 0-2 League Division One
04 Mar 1986 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton W 1-2 FA Cup 5th round
08 Mar 1986 Luton Town v Everton D 2-2 FA Cup Quarter-final
12 Mar 1986 Everton v Luton Town W 1-0 FA Cup Quarter-final replay
16 Mar 1986 Everton v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
22 Mar 1986 Luton Town v Everton L 2-1 League Division One
29 Mar 1986 Everton v Newcastle United W 1-0 League Division One
31 Mar 1986 Manchester United v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
05 Apr 1986 Everton v Sheffield Wednesday W 2-1 FA Cup Semi-final
12 Apr 1986 Arsenal v Everton W 0-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1986 Watford v Everton W 0-2 League Division One
19 Apr 1986 Everton v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
26 Apr 1986 Nottingham Forest v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
30 Apr 1986 Oxford United v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
03 May 1986 Everton v Southampton W 6-1 League Division One
10 May 1986 Liverpool v Everton L 3-1 FA Cup Final
27 Jan 1988 Sheffield Wednesday v Everton W 0-5 FA Cup 3rd round 3rd replay
21 Feb 1988 Everton v Liverpool L 0-1 FA Cup 5th round
24 Feb 1988 Arsenal v Everton L 3-1
Agg: 4-1
League Cup Semi-final 2nd leg
03 Dec 1988 Everton v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
11 Dec 1988 Liverpool v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
14 Dec 1988 Bradford City v Everton L 3-1 League Cup 4th round
17 Dec 1988 Queens Park Rangers v Everton D 0-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1988 Everton v Middlesbrough W 2-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1988 Everton v Coventry City W 3-1 League Division One
02 Jan 1989 Nottingham Forest v Everton L 2-0 League Division One
07 Jan 1989 West Bromwich Albion v Everton D 1-1 FA Cup 3rd round
11 Jan 1989 Everton v West Bromwich Albion W 1-0 FA Cup 3rd round replay
14 Jan 1989 Everton v Arsenal L 1-3 League Division One
21 Jan 1989 Luton Town v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
28 Jan 1989 Plymouth Argyle v Everton D 1-1 FA Cup 4th round
14 Feb 1989 Everton v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
11 Mar 1989 Everton v Sheffield Wednesday W 1-0 League Division One
19 Mar 1989 Everton v Wimbledon W 1-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
22 Mar 1989 Newcastle United v Everton L 2-0 League Division One
25 Mar 1989 Everton v Millwall D 1-1 League Division One
27 Mar 1989 Middlesbrough v Everton D 3-3 League Division One
01 Apr 1989 Everton v Queens Park Rangers W 4-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1989 Arsenal v Everton L 2-0 League Division One
10 Apr 1989 Everton v Charlton Athletic W 3-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1989 Everton v Norwich City W 1-0 FA Cup Semi-final
22 Apr 1989 Tottenham Hotspur v Everton L 2-1 League Division One
03 May 1989 Everton v Liverpool D 0-0 League Division One
06 May 1989 Norwich City v Everton L 1-0 League Division One
13 May 1989 Everton v West Ham United W 3-1 League Division One
20 May 1989 Liverpool v Everton L 3-2 FA Cup Final


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
1982-83 England UEFA Under-21 3
1
1983-84 England UEFA Under-21 8
1984-85 England City Tournament
1
1984-85 England International Friendly 1
1984-85 England UEFA Under-21 1
1985-86 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
21 Sep 1982 Denmark v England W 1-4 UEFA Under-21 Group
16 Nov 1982 Greece v England L 1-0 UEFA Under-21 Group
29 Mar 1983 England v Greece W 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Group
26 Apr 1983 England v Hungary W 1-0 UEFA Under-21 Group
20 Sep 1983 England v Denmark W 4-1 UEFA Under-21 Group
11 Oct 1983 Hungary v England W 0-2 UEFA Under-21 Group
28 Feb 1984 England v France W 6-1 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
28 Mar 1984 France v England W 0-1 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
18 Apr 1984 England v Italy W 3-1 UEFA Under-21 Semi-final
02 May 1984 Italy v England L 1-0 UEFA Under-21 Semi-final
17 May 1984 Spain v England W 0-1 UEFA Under-21 Final
24 May 1984 England v Spain W 2-0 UEFA Under-21 Final
13 Nov 1984 Turkey v England D 0-0 UEFA Under-21 Group 3
12 Jun 1985 England v West Germany W 3-0 CITY TOURNAMENT
16 Jun 1985 USA v England W 0-5 International Friendly
13 Nov 1985 England v Northern Ireland D 0-0 FIFA World Cup Group 3


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