Steve Sims

Date of birth02 July 1957
Place of birthLincoln
NationalityEnglish
PositionCentral defender

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Leicester City 01 Aug 1974 01 Dec 1978
Watford 01 Dec 1978 01 Sep 1984
Notts County 01 Sep 1984 01 Oct 1986
Watford 01 Oct 1986 01 Jun 1987
Aston Villa 01 Jun 1987 01 Oct 1990

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1975-76 Leicester City League Cup 3
1975-76 Leicester City League Division One 10
1976-77 Leicester City FA Cup 1
1976-77 Leicester City League Division One 32
1
1977-78 Leicester City FA Cup 2
1977-78 Leicester City League Cup 1
1977-78 Leicester City League Division One 28
1
2
1978-79 Leicester City League Cup 1
1978-79 Leicester City League Division Two 8
1987-88 Aston Villa League Cup 4
1987-88 Aston Villa League Division Two 29
1988-89 Aston Villa League Cup 1
1988-89 Aston Villa League Division One 12


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
20 Aug 1975 Manchester City v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
27 Aug 1975 Leicester City v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division One
30 Aug 1975 Leicester City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
06 Sep 1975 Arsenal v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
09 Sep 1975 Portsmouth v Leicester City D 1-1 League Cup 2nd round
13 Sep 1975 Leicester City v West Ham United D 3-3 League Division One
17 Sep 1975 Leicester City v Portsmouth W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round replay
20 Sep 1975 Norwich City v Leicester City L 2-0 League Division One
23 Sep 1975 Queens Park Rangers v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division One
27 Sep 1975 Leicester City v Coventry City L 0-3 League Division One
04 Oct 1975 Manchester United v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
08 Oct 1975 Leicester City v Lincoln City W 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
11 Oct 1975 Leicester City v Middlesbrough D 0-0 League Division One
16 Oct 1976 Bristol City v Leicester City W 0-1 League Division One
23 Oct 1976 Leicester City v Arsenal W 4-1 League Division One
27 Oct 1976 Leicester City v Liverpool L 0-1 League Division One
30 Oct 1976 Middlesbrough v Leicester City W 0-1 League Division One
06 Nov 1976 Leicester City v Norwich City D 1-1 League Division One
09 Nov 1976 Liverpool v Leicester City L 5-1 League Division One
20 Nov 1976 Leicester City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
27 Nov 1976 Leeds United v Leicester City D 2-2 League Division One
04 Dec 1976 Leicester City v Birmingham City L 2-6 League Division One
11 Dec 1976 West Bromwich Albion v Leicester City D 2-2 League Division One
18 Dec 1976 Leicester City v Tottenham Hotspur W 2-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1976 Derby County v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division One
01 Jan 1977 Norwich City v Leicester City L 3-2 League Division One
08 Jan 1977 Leicester City v Aston Villa L 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
15 Jan 1977 Leicester City v Sunderland W 2-0 League Division One
22 Jan 1977 Manchester City v Leicester City L 5-0 League Division One
05 Feb 1977 Leicester City v West Ham United W 2-0 League Division One
12 Feb 1977 Everton v Leicester City W 1-2 League Division One
19 Feb 1977 Leicester City v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
26 Feb 1977 Queens Park Rangers v Leicester City L 3-2 League Division One
05 Mar 1977 Leicester City v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division One
12 Mar 1977 Leicester City v Coventry City W 3-1 League Division One
15 Mar 1977 Leicester City v Middlesbrough D 3-3 League Division One
19 Mar 1977 Stoke City v Leicester City W 0-1 League Division One
02 Apr 1977 Arsenal v Leicester City L 3-0 League Division One
09 Apr 1977 Newcastle United v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
12 Apr 1977 Leicester City v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
16 Apr 1977 Manchester United v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
30 Apr 1977 Birmingham City v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
04 May 1977 Leicester City v Newcastle United W 1-0 League Division One
07 May 1977 Leicester City v West Bromwich Albion L 0-5 League Division One
14 May 1977 Tottenham Hotspur v Leicester City L 2-0 League Division One
16 May 1977 Leicester City v Leeds United L 0-1 League Division One
20 Aug 1977 Manchester City v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
24 Aug 1977 Leicester City v West Ham United W 1-0 League Division One
27 Aug 1977 Leicester City v Bristol City D 0-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1977 Portsmouth v Leicester City L 2-0 League Cup 2nd round
03 Sep 1977 Queens Park Rangers v Leicester City L 3-0 League Division One
10 Sep 1977 Leicester City v Everton L 1-5 League Division One
17 Sep 1977 Arsenal v Leicester City L 2-1 League Division One
24 Sep 1977 Leicester City v Nottingham Forest L 0-3 League Division One
01 Oct 1977 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Leicester City L 3-0 League Division One
03 Dec 1977 Newcastle United v Leicester City L 2-0 League Division One
10 Dec 1977 Leicester City v Derby County D 1-1 League Division One
17 Dec 1977 Ipswich Town v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1977 Leicester City v Middlesbrough D 0-0 League Division One
27 Dec 1977 Manchester United v Leicester City L 3-1 League Division One
31 Dec 1977 West Ham United v Leicester City L 3-2 League Division One
02 Jan 1978 Leicester City v Manchester City L 0-1 League Division One
07 Jan 1978 Hull City v Leicester City W 0-1 FA Cup 3rd round
14 Jan 1978 Bristol City v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
21 Jan 1978 Leicester City v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 League Division One
28 Jan 1978 Walsall v Leicester City L 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
04 Feb 1978 Everton v Leicester City L 2-0 League Division One
11 Feb 1978 Leicester City v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
25 Feb 1978 Leicester City v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 1-0 League Division One
04 Mar 1978 Aston Villa v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1978 Coventry City v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division One
14 Mar 1978 Nottingham Forest v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division One
28 Mar 1978 Leeds United v Leicester City L 5-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1978 Liverpool v Leicester City L 3-2 League Division One
15 Apr 1978 Leicester City v Birmingham City L 1-4 League Division One
22 Apr 1978 Derby County v Leicester City L 4-1 League Division One
26 Apr 1978 Leicester City v Chelsea L 0-2 League Division One
29 Apr 1978 Leicester City v Newcastle United W 3-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1978 Leicester City v Derby County L 0-1 League Cup 2nd round
02 Sep 1978 Wrexham v Leicester City D 0-0 League Division Two
09 Sep 1978 Leicester City v Notts County L 0-1 League Division Two
16 Sep 1978 Blackburn Rovers v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division Two
23 Sep 1978 Leicester City v Brighton and Hove Albion W 4-1 League Division Two
30 Sep 1978 Orient v Leicester City W 0-1 League Division Two
07 Oct 1978 Newcastle United v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division Two
14 Oct 1978 Leicester City v Charlton Athletic L 0-3 League Division Two
21 Oct 1978 Cardiff City v Leicester City L 1-0 League Division Two


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 2
1976-77 England Under-21 2
1977-78 England A v B 1
1977-78 England UEFA Under-21 6
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 Dec 1976 England v Wales D 0-0 Under-21
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
05 Apr 1978 Italy v England D 0-0 UEFA Under-21 Quarter-final
19 Apr 1978 Yugoslavia v England L 2-1 UEFA Under-21 Semi-final
02 May 1978 England v Yugoslavia D 1-1 UEFA Under-21 Semi-final
30 May 1978 Malaysia v England D 1-1 A v B


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