Viv Anderson



Date Of Birth : 29th August 1956
Place Of Birth : Nottingham, England
Height : 6ft 0″ (1.83m)
Weight : 11st 1lbs (70kg)
Position : Right Back
Foot : Right
Web Site : VivAnderson.co.uk
Autobiography (2010) : First Among Unequals
Team Supported As A Child : Manchester Utd
Total Transfer Fees : £525,000


Nottingham Forest
Games : 424
Goals : 21
Debut : ?
Last Game : ?

Arsenal
Arsenal Games : 150
Arsenal Goals : 15
Debut : 25th August 1984 – Arsenal 1-1 Chelsea (Division 1)
Last Game : 9th May 1987 – Arsenal 1-2 Norwich City (Division 1)

Manchester Utd
Games : 69
Goals : 4
Debut : 15th August 1987 – Southampton 2-2 Manchester Utd (Division 1)
Last Game : 10th October 1990 – Manchester Utd 2-1 Halifax Town (League Cup)

Sheffield Wednesday
Games : 81
Goals : 12
Debut : 12th January 1991 – Hull City 0-1 Sheffield Wednesday (Division 1)
Last Game : 15th May 1993 – Arsenal 1-1 Sheffield Wednesday (FA Cup Final)

Barnsley
Games : 20
Goals : 3
Debut : 14th August 1993 – Barnsley 1-1 West Bromwich Albion (First Division, Tier 2)
Last Game : ?

Middlesbrough
Games : 2
Goals : 0
Debut : 1st April 1995 – West Bromwich Albion 1-3 Middlesbrough (First Division, Tier 2)
Last Game : 22nd April 1995 – Barnsley 1-1 Middlesbrough (First Division, Tier 2)

August 1971 : Signed for Manchester Utd
August 1972 : Released from Manchester Utd
February 1973 : Signed for Nottingham Forest
July 1984 : Sold to Arsenal (£275k)
May 1987 : Sold to Manchester Utd (£250k)
January 1991 : Signed for Sheffield Wednesday (Free)
June 1993 : Signed for Barnsley (Free)
1994 : Retired
1994 : Signed for Middlesbrough
1995 : Retired

International Career
England : 30 Games & 2 Goals
England Unofficial : 2 Games & 0 Goals (v Korea Republic & in Peter Shilton Testimonial)
England B : 7 Games & 2 Goals
England U21 : 1 Game & 0 Goals
Debut : 29th November 1978 – England 1-0 Czechoslovakia (Friendly)
Last Game : 24th May 1988 – England 1-1 Colombia (Rous Cup)


June 1993 : Hired as Barnsley Player/Manager
June 1994 : Left as Barnsley Player/Manager
June 1994 : Hired as Middlesbrough Assistant Manager
June 2001 : Left as Middlesbrough Assistant Manager


Pundit on Manchester United TV
Goodwill ambassador for the ‘Football Association’
Runs a sports travel agency


1974/75
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1980/81
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1982/83
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1983/84
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1984/85
Arsenal : 47 Games & 5 Goals
Division 1 – 41 Games & 3 Goals
FA Cup – 3 Games & 1 Goal
League Cup – 3 Games & 1 Goal

1985/86
Arsenal : 51 Games & 3 Goals
Division 1 – 39 Games & 2 Goals
FA Cup – 5 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 7 Games & 1 Goal

1986/87
Arsenal : 52 Games & 7 Goals
Division 1 – 40 Games & 4 Goals
FA Cup – 4 Games & 2 Goals
League Cup – 8 Games & 1 Goal

1987/88
Manchester Utd : 38 Games & 2 Goals
Division 1 – 31 Games & 2 Goals
FA Cup – 3 Games & 1 Goal
League Cup – 4 Games & 0 Goals

1988/89
Manchester Utd : 7 Games & 0 Goals
Division 1 – 6 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 1 Game & 0 Goals

1989/90
Manchester Utd : 21 Games & 0 Goals
Division 1 – 16 Games & 0 Goals
FA Cup – 4 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 1 Game & 0 Goals

1990/91
Manchester Utd : 3 Games & 1 Goal
Division 1 – 1 Game & 0 Goals
League Cup – 1 Game & 1 Goal
Cup Winners Cup – 1 Game & 0 Goals

1990/91
Sheffield Wednesday : 24 Games & 3 Goals
Division 2 – 21 Games & 2 Goals
FA Cup – 3 Games & 1 Goal

1991/92
Sheffield Wednesday : 28 Games & 4 Goals
Division 1 – 22 Games & 3 Goals
FA Cup – 2 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 4 Games & 1 Goal

1992/93
Sheffield Wednesday : 39 Games & 5 Goals
Premier League – 26 Games & 3 Goals
FA Cup – 5 Games & 0 Goals
League Cup – 5 Games & 0 Goals
UEFA Cup – 3 Games & 2 Goals

1993/94
Barnsley :
First Division (Tier 2) –

1994/95
Middlesbrough : 2 Games & 0 Goals
First Division (Tier 2) – 2 Games & 0 Goals


Nottingham Forest
1976/77 : Anglo-Scottish Cup
1977/78 : Division 1 Champions
1977/78 : League Cup
1978/79 : European Cup
1978/79 : League Cup
1978/79 : Charity Shield
1979/80 : European Cup
1979/80 : European Super Cup

Arsenal
1986/87 : League Cup

Manchester Utd
1990/91 : Charity Shield

Middlesbrough
1994/95 : Division 1 Champions (Tier 2) *Only played 2 games


1978/79 : PFA Division One Team of the Year
1979/80 : PFA Division One Team of the Year
1986/87 : PFA Division One Team of the Year
1986/87 : PFA Young Player Of The Year
January 2000 : Awarded an MBE
2004 : Inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame


Nottingham Forest




Arsenal




Manchester Utd


Sheffield Wednesday


Barnsley

Middlesbrough

England



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Career Stats
Sheffield Wednesday Stats
Career Stats
Vivs Early Career

I do not know who took these photos so if you want them back just let me know, also if any of these pictures are wrong blame google.