Rod Thomas

Date of birth11 January 1947
Place of birthGlyncorrwg
NationalityWelsh
PositionDefender

With Derby County, 1st Division Champion 1975.

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Swindon Town 01 Jul 1964 01 Nov 1973
Derby County 01 Nov 1973 01 Nov 1977
Cardiff City 01 Nov 1977 01 Mar 1982

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1973-74 Derby County FA Cup 1
1973-74 Derby County League Division One 4
1974-75 Derby County FA Cup 2
1974-75 Derby County League Division One 22
1974-75 Derby County UEFA Cup 1
1975-76 Derby County European Cup 4
1975-76 Derby County FA Cup 5
1975-76 Derby County League Cup 2
1975-76 Derby County League Division One 40
1976-77 Derby County FA Cup 2
1976-77 Derby County League Cup 6
1976-77 Derby County League Division One 21
2
1976-77 Derby County UEFA Cup 4
1977-78 Derby County League Cup 1
1977-78 Derby County League Division One 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
15 Mar 1969 Arsenal v Swindon Town W 1-3 League 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
1966-67 Wales Abandoned 1
1966-67 Wales UEFA European Championship 1
1966-67 Wales Under-23 1
1967-68 Wales Abandoned 1
1967-68 Wales International Friendly 1
1968-69 Wales British Home Championship 2
1968-69 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1968-69 Wales International Friendly 1
1969-70 Wales Amateur 2
1969-70 Wales British Home Championship 3
1969-70 Wales FIFA World Cup 2
1969-70 Wales Prince of Wales Investiture 1
1969-70 Wales UEFA Amateur Cup 1
1969-70 Wales Under-23 2
1970-71 Wales British Home Championship 3
1970-71 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
1970-71 Wales Under-23 1
1971-72 Wales British Home Championship 3
1971-72 Wales UEFA European Championship 3
1972-73 Wales British Home Championship 3
1972-73 Wales FIFA World Cup 3
1973-74 Wales Amateur 1
1973-74 Wales British Home Championship 3
1973-74 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1974-75 Wales British Home Championship 3
1974-75 Wales UEFA European Championship 4
1975-76 Wales British Home Championship 1
1975-76 Wales UEFA European Championship 2
1975-76 Wales UEFA Under-18 2
1
1976-77 Wales British Home Championship 3
1976-77 Wales FIFA World Cup 1
1977-78 Wales FIFA World Cup 2
1977-78 Wales International Friendly 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
30 Nov 1966 Wales v Scotland L 0-6 U23
22 Feb 1967 Northern Ireland v Wales L 2-1 Abd
12 Apr 1967 Northern Ireland v Wales D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 8
20 Mar 1968 Wales v Northern Ireland L 0-1 Abd
08 May 1968 Wales v Germany D 1-1 International Friendly
23 Oct 1968 Wales v Italy L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
26 Mar 1969 West Germany v Wales D 1-1 International Friendly
07 May 1969 England v Wales L 2-1 British Home Championship
10 May 1969 Northern Ireland v Wales D 0-0 British Home Championship
28 Jul 1969 Wales v Rest of the UK L 0-1 Prince of Wales Investiture
01 Oct 1969 England v Wales L 2-0 Under-23
22 Oct 1969 Wales v East Germany L 1-3 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
04 Nov 1969 Italy v Wales L 4-1 FIFA World Cup Europe group 3
29 Nov 1969 Wales v England L 0-1 Amateur
10 Jan 1970 Northern Ireland v Wales L 3-1 Amateur
14 Jan 1970 Scotland v Wales D 1-1 U23
28 Feb 1970 Scotland v Wales W 0-3 UEFA Amateur Cup Group 1
18 Apr 1970 Wales v England D 1-1 British Home Championship
22 Apr 1970 Scotland v Wales D 0-0 British Home Championship
25 Apr 1970 Wales v Northern Ireland W 1-0 British Home Championship
11 Nov 1970 Wales v Romania D 0-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
02 Dec 1970 Wales v England D 0-0 U23
21 Apr 1971 Wales v Czechoslovakia L 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 1
15 May 1971 Wales v Scotland D 0-0 British Home Championship
19 May 1971 England v Wales D 0-0 British Home Championship
22 May 1971 Northern Ireland v Wales L 1-0 British Home Championship
13 Oct 1971 Wales v Finland W 3-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
27 Oct 1971 Czechoslovakia v Wales L 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
24 Nov 1971 Romania v Wales L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 1
20 May 1972 Wales v England L 0-3 British Home Championship
24 May 1972 Scotland v Wales L 1-0 British Home Championship
27 May 1972 Wales v Northern Ireland D 0-0 British Home Championship
15 Nov 1972 Wales v England L 0-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
24 Jan 1973 England v Wales D 1-1 FIFA World Cup Group 5
28 Mar 1973 Wales v Poland W 2-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
12 May 1973 Wales v Scotland L 0-2 British Home Championship
15 May 1973 England v Wales L 3-0 British Home Championship
19 May 1973 Northern Ireland v Wales L 1-0 British Home Championship
26 Sep 1973 Poland v Wales L 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 5
23 Feb 1974 Scotland v Wales D 1-1 Amateur
11 May 1974 Wales v England L 0-2 British Home Championship
14 May 1974 Scotland v Wales L 2-0 British Home Championship
18 May 1974 Wales v Northern Ireland W 1-0 British Home Championship
30 Oct 1974 Wales v Hungary W 2-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
20 Nov 1974 Wales v Luxembourg W 5-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
16 Apr 1975 Hungary v Wales W 1-2 UEFA European Championship Group 2
01 May 1975 Luxembourg v Wales W 1-3 UEFA European Championship Group 2
17 May 1975 Wales v Scotland D 2-2 British Home Championship
21 May 1975 England v Wales D 2-2 British Home Championship
23 May 1975 Northern Ireland v Wales L 1-0 British Home Championship
19 Nov 1975 Wales v Austria W 1-0 UEFA European Championship Group 2
03 Mar 1976 England v Wales W 2-3 UEFA U18 Preliminary
24 Apr 1976 Yugoslavia v Wales L 2-0 UEFA European Championship Quarter-final
08 May 1976 Wales v England L 0-1 British Home Championship
01 Jun 1976 Wales v Italy W 1-0 UEFA U18 Group A
30 Mar 1977 Wales v Czechoslovakia W 3-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7
28 May 1977 Wales v Scotland D 0-0 British Home Championship
31 May 1977 England v Wales W 0-1 British Home Championship
03 Jun 1977 Northern Ireland v Wales D 1-1 British Home Championship
06 Sep 1977 Wales v Kuwait D 0-0 International Friendly
12 Oct 1977 Wales v Scotland L 0-2 FIFA World Cup Group 7
16 Nov 1977 Czechoslovakia v Wales L 1-0 FIFA World Cup Group 7


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