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Here you can search for information on any Football League or Premiership player ever to have played in the league since its beginnings in 1888!

  • Search for any Football League or Premiership player ... ever!
  • Powered by a unique database, considered as accurate in its field.
  • Linked to many landmark football reference books.
  • Database accurate from 1888/89 (first ever season!).
  • Database regularly updated to include the most recent research, guaranteed!
  • Player descriptions from the PFA Footballers' Who's Who (seasons 2002/3, 2003/4 and 2004/5) available. More seasons coming soon!
  • We've been mentioned in The Independent! click here (paragraph 8)
  • We've been mentioned in the Guardian! click here (paragraph 9)
  • We've been mentioned in the Sunderland Football Echo!
  • We've been mentioned in the Huddersfield Echo!
  • We've been mentioned in a Middlesbrough programme!
  • We've been mentioned in a Bristol Rovers programme!
  • We've been mentioned in a Preston North End programme!
  • We've been mentioned in a Lincoln City programme!
  • We've been mentioned in a Spurs (indirectly) programme!
  • We have Wikipedia mentions.
 
Last seasons update records archived, follow this link.

Updates:

18-05-09 Current season database updated.

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members benefits

  • Data on more than 38,000 players (surname, forenames, nicknames, when born, birthplace etc along with available career data)
  • Details of individual seasons
  • Other Competition Data (FA Cup, League Cup, European etc)
  • Non League Team Searches
  • Extracts from the PFA's Who's Who for more recent players!
  • Goals system which gives stats back to 1888! Home Win Draw Away Wins Home Goals Away Goals Matches Per Game Home Win % Draw % Away Win %
  • League Table Search - back to 1888!

new stuff on the way

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  • Linking to the table/season in question in the points deducted screen soon.
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  • Non league exact match option.
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  • Option to display all competitions.
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  • Total apps for each player by competition by club.
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  • "Breadcrumbing", providing a path for you to retrace your searches.
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  • We plan to extend the database in a major way soon!
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