Player Info

  • James Sayer

  • Born: 7th September 1862, Rotherham, Yorkshire
  • Died: 1st February 1922, Stoke-on-Trent aged 59
  • England Career: 1887
  • Positions whilst with England: Outside Right
  • Clubs whilst with England: Stoke City
  • Notes: Jimmy played originally with Mexborough FC before a transfer to Sheffield Heeley in 1881. There onto Wednesday in 1884 for a season before joining Stoke where he stayed for five seasons. He finished where he started back at Mexborough in May 1890 where he retired through injury in April 1894. He was a secretary and director of a Stoke Pottery firm, Fielding Limited.

England Career Statistics

  • Only Cap: v Ireland (HC) on 5th February 1887 aged 24 years, 4 months, 28 days
  • Starts: 1
  • Substitute: 0
  • Withdrawn: 0
  • Full Games: 1

England Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • British Home Championship
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Home, Away or Neutral
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Home
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Won
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Outside Right
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

England Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Committee
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

    England Team Mates (Top 10)

    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)

    Match List