Danny Wilson

Danny Wilson

Position: Flyhalf

Place Of Birth Cardiff

Danny Wilson was born in Cardiff to a Welsh mother and a Sierra Leonean father. Joining Cardiff in 1975 he played 19 games for the first team before joining Widnes Rugby League team. In a twelve-year league career he played for Widnes, Swinton, Runcorn Highfield and Springfield Borough, as well as internationally for Wales on five occasions.

Wilson is the father of Ryan Giggs the Manchester United and Wales footballer, later to become manager of the Welsh National Soccer team .

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1975/1976 14 10 1 3 5 6 0 0 32  
  1976/1977 5 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 19 15 1 3 5 6 0 0 32  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1975 Blackheath FH 2 2 0 0 12 W 44 - 0  
  15/10/1975 Ebbw Vale FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  18/10/1975 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 12  
  22/10/1975 Pontypridd FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 15  
  25/10/1975 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 19 - 32  
  08/11/1975 Newport FH 1 0 0 0 4 W 14 - 6  
  12/11/1975 Glamorgan Wanderers FH 1 1 0 0 6 W 41 - 6  
  15/11/1975 Wasps FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  13/12/1975 Bedford Blues FH 0 2 0 0 4 W 40 - 18  
  17/01/1976 London Welsh FH 1 1 0 0 6 W 28 - 7  
  06/02/1976 Gala FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 42 - 6  
  14/02/1976 Bath Rugby FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 9  
  10/03/1976 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 12 - 12  
  19/04/1976 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 4  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  08/09/1976 Bristol Bears FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 3  
  09/10/1976 Northampton Saints FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 16  
  16/10/1976 Cambridge University FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  20/10/1976 Bridgend Ravens FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 7  
  23/10/1976 Harlequins FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 29 - 11  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  

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