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Noel Llewellyn

Noel Llewellyn NicknameSammy/Crab
Height5′ 4″ (1.63 m)
Date of Birth December 24th, 1951 (age 71)
Place of Birth Port-of-Spain, Trinidad and Tobago
Debut (aged 20)
Caps/Goals9    ( 6 goals)
Last ClubAviation Services Limited (1980-1981)
Previous ClubsLos Angeles Aztecs (1979-1979), Essex (1971-1976), Midvale (1970-1970)
SchoolsProgressive Educational Institute, Piccadilly E.C. School

Noel "Sammy" Llewellyn represented Trinidad and Tobago on 45 occasions from 1972 to 1976, scoring 35 goals. Standing a mere five feet four inches, with a 130-lb body-weight, he was an incredible dribbler, noted for sheer speed and skill.

This gifted footballer from Old St Joseph Road, Port of Spain, was lost to local football in 1976 when he was just 26. He was banned by the Trinidad and Tobago Football Federation (T&TFF) after a controversy surrounding a tour to French Guiana.

Honors for Noel
  • Trinidad & Tobago Footballer of the Year in 1976
  • Trinidad & Tobago Footballer of the Year in 1975

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