Player Info

  • John Sewell

  • Born: 24th January 1927, Kells, Whitehaven, Cumberland

  • Died: 26th September 2016, aged 89

  • Positions whilst with England: Inside Right & Inside Left

  • Clubs whilst with England: Sheffield Wednesday

  • John 'Jackie' Sewell turned professional in October 1944 whilst with Notts County. Sheffield Wednesday paid a then record transfer fee of £34,500 for his services in March 1951. At Wednesday he gained all of his England caps before transferring to Aston Villa in December 1995 and then to Hull in October 1959. He scored 227 goals in 510 League games. He was appointed player/coach of Lusaka City in Zambia in September 1961 and also national coach of Zambia until 1973 and played for the Zambian national team.

Career Statistics

Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 4
    • 3
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0
    • British Home Championship
    • 2
    • 0
    • 0
    • 180
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 2
    • 0
    • 0
    • 180
    • 0
    • 0
      • Home, Away or Neutral
      • Caps
      • Goals
      • Capt
      • Mins
      • Home
      • 2
      • 1
      • 0
      • 180
      • 0
      • 0
      • Away
      • 4
      • 2
      • 0
      • 360
      • 0
      • 0
        • Match Result
        • Caps
        • Goals
        • Capt
        • Mins
        • Won
        • 3
        • 2
        • 0
        • 270
        • 0
        • 0
        • Drawn
        • 1
        • 0
        • 0
        • 90
        • 0
        • 0
        • Lost
        • 2
        • 1
        • 0
        • 180
        • 0
        • 0
        • Total
        • 6
        • 3
        • 0
        • 540
        • 0
        • 0

        Managers

          • Managers
          • Caps
          • Goals
          • Capt
          • Mins
          • Walter Winterbottom
          • 6
          • 3
          • 0
          • 540
          • 0
          • 0

            Team Mates (Top Ten)

            Sources

            • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
            • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)