George Andrews

George Andrews

Position: Wing

Born 24/08/1904
Died 21/12/1989
Place Of Birth Newport

Newport born wing George won 5 caps for Wales 1926-7 scoring 3 tries. He played in 1922/3 Invincible Newport Team. Scored try vs NZ 1924 and played vs Maoris 1926. Joint holder of most tries in match (6 vs Penarth in 1922). Went North for £600 in 1927 to Leeds RL where he made 97 apps / 62t  scoring 186pts.

George died Dec 28th 1989 at Carshalton, Leeds.

NRFC record : 1921/2-1926/7: 160 apps / 119t.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1921/1922 9 9 0 0 5 0 0 0 15  
  1922/1923 24 21 3 0 19 0 0 0 57  
  1923/1924 36 27 4 5 22 0 0 0 66  
  1924/1925 34 22 4 8 26 0 0 0 78  
  1925/1926 34 23 1 10 24 0 0 0 72  
  1926/1927 23 12 4 7 24 0 0 0 72  
  Total 160 114 16 30 120 0 0 0 360  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/12/1921 Northampton Saints WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 5  
  12/12/1921 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  17/12/1921 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 3  
  24/12/1921 Pill Harriers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 3  
  26/12/1921 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  27/12/1921 Ebbw Vale WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 0  
  31/12/1921 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  08/03/1922 Devonport Services WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  27/04/1922 Pill Harriers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  14/10/1922 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  21/10/1922 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 3  
  28/10/1922 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 8  
  04/11/1922 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 3  
  11/11/1922 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  16/11/1922 Oxford University WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 11  
  18/11/1922 Gloucester Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 6  
  25/11/1922 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  02/12/1922 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 6  
  04/12/1922 Cambridge University WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 6  
  09/12/1922 Penarth WI 6 0 0 0 18 W 46 - 0  
  03/03/1923 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  08/03/1923 Olympique Paris WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  17/03/1923 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 10  
  21/03/1923 Bridgend Ravens WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 0  
  24/03/1923 Plymouth Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  31/03/1923 Blackheath WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 12 - 0  
  02/04/1923 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  03/04/1923 Tredegar WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 26 - 3  
  07/04/1923 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/04/1923 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  16/04/1923 Pill Harriers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  21/04/1923 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/04/1923 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/1923 Tredegar WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 0  
  22/09/1923 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 0  
  29/09/1923 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  06/10/1923 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  13/10/1923 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 5  
  20/10/1923 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 7  
  27/10/1923 Abercarn WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 8  
  03/11/1923 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  05/11/1923 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  10/11/1923 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  17/11/1923 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 8  
  01/12/1923 Aberavon WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 3 - 3  
  08/12/1923 Ebbw Vale WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  26/12/1923 Watsonians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 9  
  27/12/1923 Racing Club de France WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 0  
  29/12/1923 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 6  
  07/01/1924 Devonport Services WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 26 - 8  
  12/01/1924 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  19/01/1924 Llanhilleth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 41 - 0  
  24/01/1924 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  02/02/1924 Bath Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 3  
  09/02/1924 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 8  
  16/02/1924 Swansea WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 8 - 3  
  23/02/1924 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 5  
  01/03/1924 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  15/03/1924 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  22/03/1924 Bristol Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 19 - 6  
  29/03/1924 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  31/03/1924 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  05/04/1924 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  12/04/1924 Abercarn WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 5  
  14/04/1924 Pill Harriers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  19/04/1924 Devonport Services WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 16  
  21/04/1924 Ebbw Vale WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  22/04/1924 Plymouth Albion WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 30 - 3  
  26/04/1924 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1924 Risca WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  20/09/1924 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 4  
  27/09/1924 Bristol Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 13 - 10  
  02/10/1924 New Zealand WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 10 - 13  
  04/10/1924 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  11/10/1924 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  01/11/1924 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  29/11/1924 London Welsh WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 5  
  01/12/1924 Cambridge University WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 13  
  06/12/1924 Devonport Services WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 6  
  13/12/1924 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/12/1924 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  01/01/1925 Richmond WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 9 - 8  
  05/01/1925 Devonport Services WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 17  
  10/01/1925 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  17/01/1925 Risca WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  24/01/1925 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  31/01/1925 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  07/02/1925 Pill Harriers WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 23 - 3  
  14/02/1925 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  21/02/1925 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 5  
  24/02/1925 Racing Club de France WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 24 - 3  
  07/03/1925 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/03/1925 Bath Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  19/03/1925 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 3  
  21/03/1925 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  25/03/1925 Plymouth Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  04/04/1925 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  11/04/1925 Blackheath WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 19 - 6  
  13/04/1925 Cross Keys WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 0  
  14/04/1925 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 10  
  18/04/1925 Neath WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 21 - 8  
  20/04/1925 Pill Harriers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  25/04/1925 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 4  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/09/1925 Abertillery WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 3  
  26/09/1925 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 9  
  28/09/1925 Pontypool WI 2 0 0 0 6 L 6 - 7  
  03/10/1925 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 16  
  10/10/1925 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 8  
  17/10/1925 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  24/10/1925 Devonport Services WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 9 - 5  
  31/10/1925 Neath WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 6  
  07/11/1925 Harlequins WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 9  
  09/11/1925 Oxford University WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 15 - 6  
  14/11/1925 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  28/11/1925 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 3  
  12/12/1925 Cross Keys WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  14/12/1925 Cambridge University WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 9  
  26/12/1925 Watsonians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 26 - 6  
  28/12/1925 Racing Club de France WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  02/01/1926 Plymouth Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 27 - 3  
  04/01/1926 Devonport Services WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  23/01/1926 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 7  
  30/01/1926 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 10  
  13/02/1926 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 11  
  20/02/1926 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  27/02/1926 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 5  
  20/03/1926 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  27/03/1926 Blackheath WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 11  
  29/03/1926 Northampton Saints WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 13  
  03/04/1926 London Welsh WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 24 - 3  
  05/04/1926 Pontypool CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  06/04/1926 Barbarians WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 6  
  12/04/1926 Pill Harriers WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  17/04/1926 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  19/04/1926 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  21/04/1926 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 7  
  24/04/1926 Bath Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/09/1926 Abertillery WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 6 - 6  
  18/09/1926 Penarth WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 31 - 3  
  25/09/1926 Cross Keys WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  02/10/1926 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 11  
  09/10/1926 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  16/10/1926 Leicester Tigers WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 17 - 19  
  21/10/1926 New Zealand Maori WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  23/10/1926 Aberavon WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 6  
  04/12/1926 Bristol Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 7 - 12  
  11/12/1926 Old Blues WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 21 - 3  
  18/12/1926 Scarlets WI 1 0 0 0 3 D 9 - 9  
  27/12/1926 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 8  
  28/12/1926 Neath WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 22 - 9  
  01/01/1927 Plymouth Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 23 - 9  
  03/01/1927 Devonport Services WI 2 0 0 0 6 L 9 - 10  
  19/02/1927 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  01/03/1927 Racing Club de France WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 17  
  05/03/1927 Plymouth Albion WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 3  
  19/03/1927 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  21/03/1927 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  26/03/1927 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/03/1927 Pill Harriers WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 33 - 4  
  02/04/1927 Old Merchant Taylors WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 18 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 5 1 1 3 3 0 0 0 9  
Clubs: - Newport -
Education: - Taunton School - St Julian's High School, Newport -
Honours: - Wales -

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