Peter Goodfellow

Peter Goodfellow

Position: Lock

Peter Thomas Goodfellow was born in Cardiff in 1924 and educated at Canton High School.
After notable war service as a captain in the Ghurka Regiment he returned to civilian life and started playing rugby, spending half a season with Cross Keys. He joined Cardiff and gained his Rags cap in his first season and in 1949 - 50 he earned his first XV cap. Peter played 240 matches for Cardiff between 1948 and 1959, scoring 10 tries. He was captain of the First team 1956 - 57 and captain of the Athletic team 1954 – 55, 1955 – 56 and 1959 - 60. Peter retired from playing in 1960 and entered the committee room with stints as Chairman, vice chairman and fixture secretary as well as being coach of Cardiff Youth. 

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1948/1949 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1949/1950 44 27 8 9 1 0 0 0 3  
  1950/1951 33 23 4 6 2 0 0 0 6  
  1951/1952 20 13 1 6 1 0 0 0 3  
  1952/1953 8 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  1953/1954 6 3 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
  1954/1955 11 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1955/1956 33 23 1 9 0 0 0 0 0  
  1956/1957 48 36 2 10 3 0 0 0 9  
  1957/1958 15 10 2 3 1 0 0 0 3  
  1958/1959 11 5 2 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 236 156 24 56 8 0 0 0 24  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/03/1949 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  24/03/1949 Birkenhead Park SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  12/04/1949 Falmouth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  16/04/1949 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  18/04/1949 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 8  
  23/04/1949 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  30/04/1949 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 10  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/09/1949 Devonport Services N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 0  
  17/09/1949 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  19/09/1949 Amman Valley N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  24/09/1949 Coventry SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  26/09/1949 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  01/10/1949 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  05/10/1949 Bristol Bears N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  08/10/1949 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  15/10/1949 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 18  
  22/10/1949 Cambridge University N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/10/1949 Northampton Saints N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  29/10/1949 Oxford University N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  05/11/1949 Wasps N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  12/11/1949 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  19/11/1949 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  26/11/1949 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  03/12/1949 Rosslyn Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  10/12/1949 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  17/12/1949 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  24/12/1949 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  26/12/1949 Wasps N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  27/12/1949 Watsonians N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  31/12/1949 US Cognacaise N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  02/01/1950 Stade Nantais Université Club N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  07/01/1950 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  14/01/1950 Bristol Bears N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  21/01/1950 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 8  
  28/01/1950 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  04/02/1950 Plymouth Albion N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  11/02/1950 London Welsh N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  18/02/1950 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  25/02/1950 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  04/03/1950 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  11/03/1950 Cheltenham N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  18/03/1950 Coventry N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  25/03/1950 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  01/04/1950 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  08/04/1950 Barbarians N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  10/04/1950 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  11/04/1950 Northampton Saints N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  15/04/1950 Devonport Services N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  18/04/1950 Falmouth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 5  
  22/04/1950 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  29/04/1950 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/09/1950 Cardiff & District FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 13  
  06/09/1950 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  09/09/1950 Birkenhead Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  16/09/1950 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  07/10/1950 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  14/10/1950 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  28/10/1950 Oxford University N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  30/10/1950 Northampton Saints N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  04/11/1950 Bridgend Ravens FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 12  
  11/11/1950 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  18/11/1950 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  25/11/1950 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  02/12/1950 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 9  
  27/12/1950 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  30/12/1950 Northumberland FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  01/01/1951 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  13/01/1951 Bristol Bears SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  20/01/1951 Bath Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 11  
  27/01/1951 Swansea SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 6  
  03/02/1951 Sale Sharks N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  10/02/1951 London Welsh N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  17/02/1951 Newport SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  24/02/1951 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  03/03/1951 Newport FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/03/1951 Coventry FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  24/03/1951 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  26/03/1951 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  27/03/1951 Northampton Saints SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  07/04/1951 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  14/04/1951 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 12  
  18/04/1951 Bristol Bears N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 10  
  21/04/1951 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 6  
  23/04/1951 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1951 Bristol Bears FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  08/09/1951 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  12/09/1951 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  15/09/1951 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  19/09/1951 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  22/09/1951 British and Irish Lions FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 14  
  01/12/1951 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  27/12/1951 Watsonians N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  05/01/1952 Moseley FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  26/01/1952 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  02/02/1952 Sale Sharks N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  23/02/1952 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 14  
  01/03/1952 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  08/03/1952 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  15/03/1952 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  24/03/1952 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 13  
  29/03/1952 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 8  
  14/04/1952 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  15/04/1952 Northampton Saints N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  21/04/1952 Penzance & Newlyn N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/12/1952 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  20/12/1952 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  03/01/1953 Moseley N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  17/01/1953 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  14/03/1953 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  26/03/1953 Birkenhead Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  28/03/1953 Sale Sharks N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  07/04/1953 Northampton Saints SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/09/1953 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  05/10/1953 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  14/11/1953 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  02/12/1953 Combined Services N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 18  
  28/12/1953 Watsonians N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 13  
  07/04/1954 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/09/1954 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  11/12/1954 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/12/1954 Cambridge University N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  01/01/1955 Moseley N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  19/02/1955 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  05/03/1955 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  12/03/1955 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  19/03/1955 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  26/03/1955 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 32 - 9  
  31/03/1955 Birkenhead Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  02/04/1955 Halifax N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/09/1955 Birkenhead Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 11  
  07/09/1955 Romania N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  10/09/1955 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  17/09/1955 Coventry N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 16  
  19/09/1955 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  12/11/1955 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  19/11/1955 Wasps SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 9  
  26/11/1955 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 3  
  03/12/1955 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  10/12/1955 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  24/12/1955 Bristol Bears N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 11  
  26/12/1955 Wasps N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 3  
  07/01/1956 Moseley N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  14/01/1956 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  21/01/1956 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  28/01/1956 Cheltenham N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 5  
  18/02/1956 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  25/02/1956 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  03/03/1956 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 9  
  10/03/1956 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 9  
  17/03/1956 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 10  
  21/03/1956 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  24/03/1956 London Welsh N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  31/03/1956 Barbarians N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  02/04/1956 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 11  
  07/04/1956 Plymouth Albion N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  09/04/1956 Penzance & Newlyn FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  14/04/1956 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 13  
  19/04/1956 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  21/04/1956 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 5  
  26/04/1956 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 8  
  30/04/1956 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  03/05/1956 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/09/1956 Germany N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 0  
  08/09/1956 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 5  
  12/09/1956 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 5  
  15/09/1956 Coventry N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  17/09/1956 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 9  
  22/09/1956 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  29/09/1956 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 13  
  03/10/1956 Italy N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  06/10/1956 Newport N8 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  10/10/1956 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 6  
  13/10/1956 Halifax N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 36 - 14  
  15/10/1956 Bective Rangers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  20/10/1956 Cambridge University N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 9  
  27/10/1956 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 6  
  03/11/1956 Oxford University N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  10/11/1956 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  17/11/1956 Wasps N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 5  
  24/11/1956 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  15/12/1956 Rosslyn Park N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  26/12/1956 Wasps N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  29/12/1956 Ebbw Vale N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  31/12/1956 Glasgow HSFP N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  01/01/1957 Watsonians N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  05/01/1957 Moseley N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 13  
  09/01/1957 South African Universities N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 8  
  12/01/1957 Bristol Bears N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 14  
  19/01/1957 Bath Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 16  
  26/01/1957 Aberavon N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  02/02/1957 Cheltenham N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  09/02/1957 London Welsh N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  16/02/1957 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  23/02/1957 Scarlets N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  02/03/1957 Newport N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 10  
  09/03/1957 Cheltenham N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  16/03/1957 Coventry N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 5  
  23/03/1957 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  28/03/1957 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  30/03/1957 Neath N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  03/04/1957 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  10/04/1957 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/04/1957 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  17/04/1957 Cardiff & District N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 8  
  20/04/1957 Barbarians N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 40  
  22/04/1957 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  23/04/1957 Northampton Saints N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  27/04/1957 Penzance & Newlyn N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  29/04/1957 Camborne N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  30/04/1957 St Ives N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/09/1957 Cardiff & District N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 3  
  07/09/1957 Auvergne N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 6  
  19/09/1957 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  21/09/1957 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  25/09/1957 Ebbw Vale SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/09/1957 Aberavon SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 8  
  05/10/1957 Newport SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  26/10/1957 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  01/12/1957 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  21/12/1957 Rosslyn Park SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  27/12/1957 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  28/12/1957 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  08/04/1958 Northampton Saints SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  14/04/1958 Camborne SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 6  
  30/04/1958 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 14  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/09/1958 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 15  
  21/02/1959 Newport SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 19  
  28/02/1959 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 9  
  07/03/1959 Newport SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/03/1959 Cheltenham SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  21/03/1959 Coventry SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 28 - 9  
  28/03/1959 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 21  
  04/04/1959 Penzance & Newlyn SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  11/04/1959 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  15/04/1959 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  18/04/1959 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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