Courtesy of Nigel Jones ( Goalkeeper – in blue ) we have this photo of the successful First X1 Football Team of 1973-74.
We have the names of many players but are missing those indicated ‘thus ‘ ? ” , – your help to complete would be appreciated.
Please contact ;- secretary @llanelliboysgrammar.org , thankyou
Players standing, left to right:-
Nigel Jones ( Goalkeeper ) ,Andrew Walters, Leslie Simpson, Andrew Griffiths, ? , ? , ? , Roddy Thomas.
Sitting, left to right , Steve Wiltshire ?,Tony Nankowicz ? ( please advise if spelling correct ) R I Denis Jones ( Headmaster ) , ? Lloyd ( Captain ) ? ,Steve ? Lloyd .
the team was very successful .The referee for the home games was Keith Walter – the School’s Admin Officer – ( a great asset to the school )
Nigel Jones advises that he played with both Leighton Townsend who won Welsh school caps and Terrence (Terry ) Boyle who also won School caps and went on to play professional football at Spurs and also played for the full Wales Senior team.