Peter Goddard

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
17-11-1940
N/A
Date unknown.
Oldham
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
09-03-1963 v Hull K.R.
Featherstone Rovers
1963- Oldham
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1962-1963
20 (0)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
1
0
0
3

BIOGRAPHY

Peter Goddard by SHS

Peter Goddard was signed from Oldham and made his debut against Hull KR at Craven Park on 9th March 1963, not long after the league programme had resumed as a result of one of the worst winters on record. He played at open-side prop in the match, but by the end of the campaign, Peter had played in every pack position for his new club, including hooker. Indeed, the pack for his debut game was: Goddard, Dagnall, Watson, Tembey, Huddart and Major. A powerful, bustling sort of player, quite squat, he made 20 appearances for the Saints before returning to Oldham in November 1963. His final game for St.Helens was against Featherstone Rovers at Knowsley Road, which resulted in an 11-11 draw, in front of just 4,454 fans. Many critics pointed to the overall forward dominance of the team at the time and the need to open out play to a greater degree for the threequarters. The forward pack for Peterís last match as a Saints was: Tembey, Goddard, Watson, French, Ashcroft and Laughton. Once again, the match had shown Peterís versatility as a forward. If anyone has any further information, we would like to hear from you.

SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1962~63 1 0 0 16
1963~640 0 0 4
TOTALS:1 0 0 20
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1963~641001
TOTALS:1001

ALL MATCHES

DatePosOpponentsCompSeasonVenueFTFTOTGDGNPS**
9th Mar 1963 L 8 Hull K.R. L 1962~63 A 2 3 VIEW
11th Mar 1963 L 8 Halifax CC1 1962~63 A 2 9 VIEW
26th Mar 1963 W 8 Wigan L 1962~63 H 20 11 1 VIEW
30th Mar 1963 W 11 Featherstone Rovers L 1962~63 A 17 10 VIEW
6th Apr 1963 W 12 Halifax L 1962~63 H 33 3 VIEW
12th Apr 1963 W 9 Wigan L 1962~63 A 24 4 VIEW
13th Apr 1963 L 9 Swinton L 1962~63 A 8 9 VIEW
15th Apr 1963 L 9 Swinton L 1962~63 H 9 24 VIEW
20th Apr 1963 W 13 Featherstone Rovers L 1962~63 H 18 5 VIEW
27th Apr 1963 L 13 Hull L 1962~63 A 7 15 VIEW
29th Apr 1963 L 12 Wakefield Trinity L 1962~63 H 15 16 VIEW
6th May 1963 W 11 Oldham L 1962~63 H 22 8 VIEW
18th May 1963 W 11 Bramley L 1962~63 A 21 9 VIEW
25th May 1963 W 11 Halifax L 1962~63 A 33 5 VIEW
27th May 1963 W 11 Hull K.R. L 1962~63 H 16 15 VIEW
30th May 1963 W 11 Oldham L 1962~63 A 24 9 VIEW
17th Aug 1963 W 10 Liverpool City* Fr Charity Cup 1963~64 H 34 8 1 VIEW
24th Aug 1963 L 11 Huddersfield L 1963~64 H 7 10 VIEW
28th Aug 1963 W 11 Castleford L 1963~64 H 20 11 VIEW
31st Aug 1963 W 11 Keighley L 1963~64 A 18 6 VIEW
16th Nov 1963 D 9 Featherstone Rovers L 1963~64 H 11 11 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.

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