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Gareth Davies (footballer, born 1949)

Gareth Davies
Personal information
Date of birth (1949-07-11) 11 July 1949 (age 70)
Place of birth Bangor, Wales
Playing position Central defender
Youth career
Colwyn Bay
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1967–1983 Wrexham 490 (9)
Lex XI
National team
1978 Wales 3 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Gareth Davies (born 11 August 1949)[1] is a Welsh former footballer who played at both professional and international levels as a central defender.


Born in Bangor, Davies played for Colwyn Bay, Wrexham and Lex XI.[2] While at Wrexham, he was Player of the Season during 1977–78.[3]

Davies also earned three international caps for Wales in 1978.[4]


  1. ^ Davies, Gareth; Garland, Ian (1991). Who's Who of Welsh International Soccer Players. Bridge Books. p. 37. ISBN 1-8724-2411-2.
  2. ^ "Profile". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database.
  3. ^ "Player of the Season". Wrexham Supporters Association. Archived from the original on 7 May 2012.
  4. ^ "Gareth Davies".