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Member of the Southport FC Former Players Association
Real Name: Ralph Lawrence Wright
Normal Position: Midfielder
Born: 03/08/1947 (Newcastle-upon-Tyne)
Died: 08/06/2020



Season Date From To Value
1972/1973 28/12/1972 BOLTON WANDERERS Southport Loan
1972/1973 08/02/1973 Southport BOLTON WANDERERS Recalled from Loan
1973/1974 01/05/1974 Southport UNATTACHED Free Transfer
1973/1974 23/08/1973 BOLTON WANDERERS Southport Free



Statistics include the following competitions
FA Cup , FA Trophy , Football League Cup, League, PLAY OFFS , Welsh Cup,

Season Apps Subs Goals
1972/1973 601
1973/1974 3732
Total 43 3 3


Games where player was named on the team sheet

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
27/04/1974 LeagueA HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 1 - 3
19/04/1974 LeagueH YORK CITY 1 - 1
12/04/1974 LeagueA OLDHAM ATHLETIC 0 - 6
08/04/1974 LeagueH BLACKBURN ROVERS 2 - 2
05/04/1974 LeagueH BRISTOL ROVERS 1 - 0
01/04/1974 LeagueH HALIFAX TOWN 1 - 1
30/03/1974 LeagueA HEREFORD UNITED 0 - 3
10/03/1974 LeagueH ROCHDALE 0 - 0
02/03/1974 LeagueA PORT VALE 1 - 2
24/02/1974 LeagueH BOURNEMOUTH 1 - 0
16/02/1974 LeagueA GRIMSBY TOWN 1 - 2
03/02/1974 LeagueA BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 - 2
27/01/1974 LeagueA HALIFAX TOWN 1 - 1
19/01/1974 LeagueH CAMBRIDGE UNITED 0 - 0
12/01/1974 LeagueA PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1 - 4
05/01/1974 LeagueH WATFORD 1 - 1
01/01/1974 LeagueA ALDERSHOT 0 - 4
29/12/1973 LeagueH WREXHAM 0 - 2
26/12/1973 LeagueH PORT VALE 0 - 1
22/12/1973 LeagueA CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1 - 0
08/12/1973 LeagueA YORK CITY 0 - 4
01/12/1973 LeagueH HUDDERSFIELD TOWN 0 - 0
24/11/1973 FA Cup / 1A ROTHERHAM UNITED 1 - 2
17/11/1973 LeagueH TRANMERE ROVERS 2 - 2
02/11/1973 LeagueH HEREFORD UNITED 1 - 1
27/10/1973 LeagueA CHESTERFIELD 2 - 4
24/10/1973 LeagueA BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 0 - 4
19/10/1973 LeagueH WALSALL 1 - 1
12/10/1973 LeagueH GRIMSBY TOWN 0 - 1
06/10/1973 LeagueA BOURNEMOUTH 0 - 2
01/10/1973 LeagueH SOUTHEND UNITED 0 - 0
29/09/1973 LeagueH CHARLTON ATHLETIC 1 - 2
22/09/1973 LeagueA ROCHDALE 2 - 2
17/09/1973 LeagueA SOUTHEND UNITED 1 - 0
15/09/1973 LeagueH PLYMOUTH ARGYLE 1 - 1
10/09/1973 LeagueH BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 - 1
08/09/1973 LeagueA WREXHAM 2 - 3
05/09/1973 Football League Cup / 1RA BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 - 3
01/09/1973 LeagueH ALDERSHOT 3 - 0
29/08/1973 Football League Cup / 1H BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 - 1
03/02/1973 LeagueA BURY 1 - 0
30/01/1973 LeagueH NEWPORT COUNTY 0 - 2
27/01/1973 LeagueA BARNSLEY 1 - 0
20/01/1973 LeagueH ALDERSHOT 3 - 1
06/01/1973 LeagueA DARLINGTON 7 - 0
30/12/1972 LeagueH PETERBOROUGH UNITED 2 - 1

Games where player has scored

Date Competition Venue Opponents Score
03/02/1974LeagueA BLACKBURN ROVERS 1 - 2
10/09/1973LeagueH BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION 1 - 1
20/01/1973LeagueH ALDERSHOT 3 - 1

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We are saddened to learn today of the passing of FPA member Ralph Wright aged 72.Ralph spent a period on loan with Southport Football Club during the Fourth Division Championship season of 1972/73 and returned for the following season making over 45 appearances and scoring 3 goals.After leaving Southport became

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