Wilf Smith

Date of birth03 September 1946
Place of birthWest Germany
NationalityEnglish
PositionFull back

Club history

Team Joined Left Loan / Trialist
Sheffield Wednesday 01 Sep 1963 01 Aug 1970
Coventry City 01 Aug 1970 01 Mar 1975
Bristol Rovers 01 Mar 1975 01 Nov 1976

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1970-71 Coventry City FA Cup 1
1970-71 Coventry City Fairs Cup 2
1970-71 Coventry City League Cup 2
1970-71 Coventry City League Division One 28
1971-72 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1971-72 Coventry City League Cup 1
1971-72 Coventry City League Division One 42
1
1972-73 Coventry City FA Cup 4
1972-73 Coventry City League Cup 2
1972-73 Coventry City League Division One 32
2
1973-74 Coventry City FA Cup 2
1973-74 Coventry City League Cup 2
1
1973-74 Coventry City League Division One 23
1
1974-75 Coventry City League Division One 7


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
02 Sep 1970 Derby County v Coventry City W 3-4 League Division One
12 Sep 1970 Manchester United v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
16 Sep 1970 AFD Trakia Plovdiv v Coventry City W 1-4 Fairs Cup 1st round 1st leg
19 Sep 1970 Coventry City v Chelsea L 0-1 League Division One
24 Oct 1970 Coventry City v Arsenal L 1-3 League Division One
27 Oct 1970 Coventry City v Derby County W 1-0 League Cup 4th round
31 Oct 1970 Leeds United v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
03 Nov 1970 Coventry City v Bayern München W 2-1
Agg: 3-7
Fairs Cup 2nd round 2nd leg
07 Nov 1970 Coventry City v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
14 Nov 1970 Liverpool v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
18 Nov 1970 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City L 4-1 League Cup Quarter-final
21 Nov 1970 Coventry City v Crystal Palace W 2-1 League Division One
28 Nov 1970 West Ham United v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
05 Dec 1970 Coventry City v Stoke City W 1-0 League Division One
12 Dec 1970 Blackpool v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
19 Dec 1970 Southampton v Coventry City L 3-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1970 Coventry City v West Bromwich Albion D 1-1 League Division One
09 Jan 1971 Coventry City v Ipswich Town W 1-0 League Division One
11 Jan 1971 Rochdale v Coventry City L 2-1 FA Cup 3rd round
16 Jan 1971 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
06 Feb 1971 Stoke City v Coventry City L 2-1 League Division One
08 Feb 1971 Coventry City v West Ham United L 0-1 League Division One
13 Feb 1971 Coventry City v Blackpool W 2-0 League Division One
20 Feb 1971 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
26 Feb 1971 Coventry City v Leeds United L 0-1 League Division One
13 Mar 1971 Coventry City v Liverpool W 1-0 League Division One
20 Mar 1971 Manchester City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1971 West Bromwich Albion v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
13 Apr 1971 Coventry City v Manchester United W 2-1 League Division One
17 Apr 1971 Coventry City v Burnley W 3-0 League Division One
24 Apr 1971 Chelsea v Coventry City L 2-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1971 Coventry City v Derby County D 0-0 League Division One
01 May 1971 Coventry City v Newcastle United W 2-0 League Division One
14 Aug 1971 Coventry City v Stoke City D 1-1 League Division One
17 Aug 1971 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
21 Aug 1971 West Bromwich Albion v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
24 Aug 1971 Coventry City v Derby County D 2-2 League Division One
28 Aug 1971 Coventry City v Newcastle United W 1-0 League Division One
30 Aug 1971 West Ham United v Coventry City L 4-0 League Division One
04 Sep 1971 Chelsea v Coventry City D 3-3 League Division One
07 Sep 1971 Coventry City v Burnley L 0-1 League Cup 2nd round
11 Sep 1971 Coventry City v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division One
18 Sep 1971 Southampton v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
25 Sep 1971 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
02 Oct 1971 Everton v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
09 Oct 1971 Coventry City v Leeds United W 3-1 League Division One
16 Oct 1971 Stoke City v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
22 Oct 1971 Coventry City v Crystal Palace D 1-1 League Division One
30 Oct 1971 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
06 Nov 1971 Coventry City v Huddersfield Town W 2-1 League Division One
13 Nov 1971 Sheffield United v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
20 Nov 1971 Coventry City v Liverpool L 0-2 League Division One
27 Nov 1971 Manchester City v Coventry City L 4-0 League Division One
04 Dec 1971 Coventry City v Leicester City D 1-1 League Division One
11 Dec 1971 Arsenal v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
17 Dec 1971 Coventry City v Chelsea D 1-1 League Division One
27 Dec 1971 Manchester United v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
01 Jan 1972 Coventry City v Southampton W 1-0 League Division One
08 Jan 1972 Newcastle United v Coventry City L 4-2 League Division One
15 Jan 1972 West Bromwich Albion v Coventry City W 1-2 FA Cup 3rd round
22 Jan 1972 Coventry City v Ipswich Town D 1-1 League Division One
29 Jan 1972 Derby County v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
05 Feb 1972 Coventry City v Hull City L 0-1 FA Cup 4th round
12 Feb 1972 Crystal Palace v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
19 Feb 1972 Coventry City v Wolverhampton Wanderers D 0-0 League Division One
11 Mar 1972 Leeds United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
17 Mar 1972 Coventry City v West Bromwich Albion L 0-2 League Division One
21 Mar 1972 Coventry City v West Ham United D 1-1 League Division One
25 Mar 1972 Nottingham Forest v Coventry City L 4-0 League Division One
31 Mar 1972 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
01 Apr 1972 Coventry City v Manchester United L 2-3 League Division One
04 Apr 1972 Coventry City v Everton W 4-1 League Division One
08 Apr 1972 Liverpool v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
11 Apr 1972 Huddersfield Town v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
15 Apr 1972 Coventry City v Manchester City D 1-1 League Division One
18 Apr 1972 Coventry City v Sheffield United W 3-2 League Division One
22 Apr 1972 Leicester City v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
01 May 1972 Coventry City v Arsenal L 0-1 League Division One
14 Aug 1972 West Ham United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
19 Aug 1972 Coventry City v Southampton D 1-1 League Division One
22 Aug 1972 Coventry City v Arsenal D 1-1 League Division One
26 Aug 1972 Leicester City v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
29 Aug 1972 Coventry City v Wolverhampton Wanderers L 0-1 League Division One
02 Sep 1972 Coventry City v Stoke City W 2-1 League Division One
05 Sep 1972 Coventry City v Hartlepool United W 1-0 League Cup 2nd round
09 Sep 1972 Manchester United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
16 Sep 1972 Coventry City v Newcastle United L 0-3 League Division One
30 Sep 1972 Coventry City v Chelsea L 1-3 League Division One
03 Oct 1972 Birmingham City v Coventry City L 2-1 League Cup 3rd round
07 Oct 1972 Crystal Palace v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
14 Oct 1972 Coventry City v Manchester City W 3-2 League Division One
21 Oct 1972 Leeds United v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
28 Oct 1972 Coventry City v Birmingham City D 0-0 League Division One
04 Nov 1972 Arsenal v Coventry City W 0-2 League Division One
11 Nov 1972 Coventry City v West Ham United W 3-1 League Division One
18 Nov 1972 Coventry City v Sheffield United W 3-0 League Division One
02 Dec 1972 Coventry City v Everton W 1-0 League Division One
05 Dec 1972 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
09 Dec 1972 Derby County v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
16 Dec 1972 Coventry City v Norwich City W 3-1 League Division One
23 Dec 1972 Liverpool v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1972 Coventry City v West Bromwich Albion D 0-0 League Division One
30 Dec 1972 Southampton v Coventry City L 2-1 League Division One
06 Jan 1973 Coventry City v Leicester City W 3-2 League Division One
13 Jan 1973 Orient v Coventry City W 1-4 FA Cup 3rd round
27 Jan 1973 Coventry City v Manchester United D 1-1 League Division One
03 Feb 1973 Coventry City v Grimsby Town W 1-0 FA Cup 4th round
24 Feb 1973 Coventry City v Hull City W 3-0 FA Cup 5th round
02 Mar 1973 Coventry City v Crystal Palace W 2-0 League Division One
07 Mar 1973 Norwich City v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
10 Mar 1973 Manchester City v Coventry City W 1-2 League Division One
17 Mar 1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City L 2-0 FA Cup Quarter-final
31 Mar 1973 Coventry City v Ipswich Town W 2-1 League Division One
14 Apr 1973 Coventry City v Derby County L 0-2 League Division One
17 Apr 1973 Coventry City v Liverpool L 1-2 League Division One
21 Apr 1973 Sheffield United v Coventry City L 3-1 League Division One
23 Apr 1973 Chelsea v Coventry City L 2-0 League Division One
28 Apr 1973 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City L 3-0 League Division One
25 Aug 1973 Coventry City v Tottenham Hotspur W 1-0 League Division One
28 Aug 1973 Coventry City v Liverpool W 1-0 League Division One
01 Sep 1973 Burnley v Coventry City D 2-2 League Division One
05 Sep 1973 Manchester City v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
08 Sep 1973 Coventry City v Southampton W 2-0 League Division One
11 Sep 1973 Coventry City v Manchester City W 2-1 League Division One
15 Sep 1973 Chelsea v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
18 Sep 1973 Coventry City v Derby County W 1-0 League Division One
22 Sep 1973 Coventry City v Newcastle United D 2-2 League Division One
29 Sep 1973 Leicester City v Coventry City W 0-2 League Division One
06 Oct 1973 Coventry City v Everton L 1-2 League Division One
08 Oct 1973 Coventry City v Darlington W 5-1 League Cup 2nd round
13 Oct 1973 Norwich City v Coventry City D 0-0 League Division One
20 Oct 1973 Coventry City v West Ham United L 0-1 League Division One
27 Oct 1973 Stoke City v Coventry City L 3-0 League Division One
30 Oct 1973 Bristol City v Coventry City D 2-2 League Cup 3rd round
10 Nov 1973 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City L 3-0 League Division One
16 Feb 1974 Coventry City v Queens Park Rangers D 0-0 FA Cup 5th round
19 Feb 1974 Queens Park Rangers v Coventry City L 3-2 FA Cup 5th round replay
09 Mar 1974 Coventry City v Stoke City W 2-0 League Division One
16 Mar 1974 West Ham United v Coventry City W 2-3 League Division One
23 Mar 1974 Coventry City v Queens Park Rangers L 0-1 League Division One
30 Mar 1974 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 3-0 League Division One
06 Apr 1974 Sheffield United v Coventry City W 0-1 League Division One
13 Apr 1974 Coventry City v Leeds United D 0-0 League Division One
15 Apr 1974 Derby County v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
20 Apr 1974 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Coventry City D 1-1 League Division One
27 Apr 1974 Coventry City v Arsenal D 3-3 League Division One
17 Aug 1974 Newcastle United v Coventry City L 3-2 League Division One
16 Nov 1974 Ipswich Town v Coventry City L 4-0 League Division One
23 Nov 1974 Coventry City v Arsenal W 3-0 League Division One
30 Nov 1974 Coventry City v Liverpool D 1-1 League Division One
20 Dec 1974 Sheffield United v Coventry City L 1-0 League Division One
26 Dec 1974 Coventry City v Stoke City W 2-0 League Division One
28 Dec 1974 Tottenham Hotspur v Coventry City D 1-1 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
1968-69 England Under-23 3
1969-70 England Abandoned 1
1969-70 England Under-23 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
16 Apr 1969 England v Portugal W 4-0 U23
22 May 1969 Netherlands v England L 2-1 U23
28 May 1969 Portugal v England D 1-1 U23
01 Oct 1969 England v Wales W 2-0 Under-23
04 Mar 1970 England v Scotland W 3-1 Abd
08 Apr 1970 England v Bulgaria W 4-1 Under 23


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