Player Info

  • Anthony Alexander Adams

  • Born: 10th October 1966, Romford, Essex

  • Position whilst with England: Central Defender

  • Clubs whilst with England: Arsenal

  • Adams was the heart of the famous Arsenal back four in the 80s and 90s which won two first divison titles, two Premier League titles, two league cups, 3 FA cups and a European Cup-Winners Cup. He was a regular in the England team from 1987 to 2000 and captained his country on fifteen occasions including Euro 96. His last match as a player and as captain was also the last match of the old Wembley Stadium, Graeme le Saux and infamously Kevin Keegan's reign as manager.
    He is the olny palyer to score for and against his country in the same match (Netherlands March 1988)

Match Statistics

    • Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 26
    • 3
    • 8
    • 2210
    • 0
    • 0
    • World Cup Qualifier
    • 14
    • 0
    • 2
    • 1230
    • 0
    • 1
    • World Cup Finals
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 390
    • 0
    • 0
    • European Championship Qualifier
    • 10
    • 1
    • 0
    • 829
    • 0
    • 1
    • European Championship Finals
    • 9
    • 1
    • 5
    • 861
    • 0
    • 1
    • Rous Cup
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 270
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 40
    • 2
    • 7
    • 3580
    • 0
    • 3
    • Home
    • 37
    • 2
    • 11
    • 3263
    • 0
    • 2
    • Away
    • 21
    • 2
    • 4
    • 1786
    • 0
    • 1
    • Neutral
    • 8
    • 1
    • 0
    • 741
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 66
    • 5
    • 15
    • 5790
    • 0
    • 3

    Match Statistics

    Sources

    • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
    • England! England! A Complete Who's Who of Players since 1946 by Dean P Hayes (Sutton Publishing 2004)
    • England: Player by Player by Graham Betts (Green Umbrella Publishing 2006)
    • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing)