Steve Craven

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Steve Craven, born on September 17, 1957, in Birkenhead, is a retired footballer who played as a midfielder. He had a notable career with Tranmere Rovers and Crewe Alexandra. Craven made 6 appearances for Tranmere Rovers in July 1987 after being signed from Caernarfon Town. He also had a stint at Crewe Alexandra in August 1982, where he made 26 appearances and scored 3 goals. Craven is most associated with Tranmere Rovers, where he made a significant contribution during his time with the club.

Debut: Port Vale (1978-04-14)

Born: 1957-09-17, Birkenhead

Season Starts Goals Assists Headers Free Kicks Penalties Yellow Cards Red Cards
1977 4 (0) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1978 29 (3) 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
1979 35 (2) 5 0 0 0 0 0 0
1980 14 (1) 3 0 0 0 0 0 0
1981 39 (5) 9 0 0 0 0 0 0
1987 8 (8) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 129 (19) 19 0 0 0 0 0 0
Season In/Out Fee
Trainee
Crewe Alexandra Free Transfer
Season Competition Start/Sub Opposition Goals Subbed By/For
1977 League Start Port Vale (1978-04-14) 0
1977 League Start Exeter City (1978-04-26) 0
1977 League Start Exeter City (1978-04-26) 0
1977 League Start Chesterfield (1978-04-28) 0
1978 League Cup Start Wigan Athletic (1978-08-12) 0
1978 League Cup Start Wigan Athletic (1978-08-16) 0
1978 League Start Hull City (1978-08-26) 0 Eddie Cliff
1978 League Start Plymouth Argyle (1978-09-25) 0
1978 League Start Watford (1978-09-30) 0 Steve Peplow
1978 League Sub Walsall (1978-12-09) 0 Hughie McAuley
1978 FA Cup Start Sheffield Wednesday (1978-12-19) 0
1978 League Start Rotherham United (1978-12-23) 1
1978 League Start Blackpool (1978-12-26) 0
1978 League Start Gillingham (1979-01-13) 0
1978 League Start Plymouth Argyle (1979-02-03) 0
1978 League Start Watford (1979-02-10) 0
1978 League Start Oxford United (1979-02-16) 0
1978 League Start Sheffield Wednesday (1979-02-19) 0
1978 League Start Chester (1979-02-24) 0
1978 League Start Bury (1979-02-27) 0
1978 League Start Brentford (1979-03-03) 0
1978 League Start Carlisle United (1979-03-06) 0
1978 League Start Chesterfield (1979-03-10) 0
1978 League Start Exeter City (1979-03-16) 0
1978 League Start Swindon Town (1979-03-24) 0
1978 League Start Lincoln City (1979-03-26) 0 Steve Peplow
1978 League Start Southend United (1979-03-30) 0 John Thomas
1978 League Sub Swansea City (1979-04-03) 0 Les Parry
1978 League Start Carlisle United (1979-04-16) 1
1978 League Start Rotherham United (1979-04-18) 0
1978 League Start Sheffield Wednesday (1979-04-21) 0
1978 League Start Shrewsbury Town (1979-04-24) 0
1978 League Start Walsall (1979-04-27) 0 Steve Peplow
1978 League Sub Mansfield Town (1979-04-30) 0 John Thomas
1978 League Start Southend United (1979-05-04) 0
1978 League Start Colchester United (1979-05-09) 0
1979 League Cup Start Port Vale (1979-08-11) 0
1979 League Cup Start Port Vale (1979-08-15) 0
1979 League Start Halifax Town (1979-08-18) 1
1979 League Start Peterborough United (1979-08-22) 0
1979 League Start Bradford City (1979-08-25) 0
1979 League Cup Start Liverpool (1979-08-29) 0
1979 League Start Stockport County (1979-08-31) 0
1979 League Cup Start Liverpool (1979-09-04) 0
1979 League Start Hereford United (1979-09-08) 1
1979 League Start Portsmouth (1979-09-14) 1
1979 League Start Doncaster Rovers (1979-09-17) 0
1979 League Start Lincoln City (1979-09-22) 0
1979 League Start AFC Bournemouth (1979-09-28) 0
1979 League Start Doncaster Rovers (1979-10-02) 0
1979 League Start Northampton Town (1979-10-06) 1
1979 League Start Peterborough United (1979-10-08) 0
1979 League Start Newport County (1979-10-13) 0
1979 League Start York City (1979-10-19) 0
1979 League Start Port Vale (1979-10-22) 0
1979 League Start Scunthorpe United (1979-10-26) 0
1979 League Start Halifax Town (1979-11-03) 0
1979 League Start Port Vale (1979-11-12) 0
1979 FA Cup Sub Rochdale (1979-12-15) 0 Eddie Flood
1979 FA Cup Start Rochdale (1979-12-18) 0
1979 League Start Aldershot (1979-12-21) 0
1979 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1979-12-26) 0
1979 League Start Bradford City (1979-12-28) 0
1979 League Start Hartlepool United (1980-01-05) 0
1979 League Start Stockport County (1980-01-11) 1
1979 League Start Rochdale (1980-01-25) 0
1979 League Start Portsmouth (1980-02-02) 0
1979 League Start Lincoln City (1980-02-09) 0
1979 League Start AFC Bournemouth (1980-02-16) 0
1979 League Start Newport County (1980-02-22) 0
1979 League Sub Hartlepool United (1980-04-11) 0 John Kerr
1979 League Start Torquay United (1980-04-19) 0
1979 League Start Darlington (1980-04-26) 0
1980 League Cup Start Port Vale (1980-08-09) 1
1980 League Cup Start Port Vale (1980-08-12) 0
1980 League Start Hereford United (1980-08-16) 0 John Williams
1980 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1980-08-18) 0
1980 League Start Southend United (1980-08-20) 0 Clive Evans
1980 FA Cup Sub York City (1980-11-25) 1 Ian Griffiths
1980 League Start Northampton Town (1980-11-29) 1
1980 League Start Hartlepool United (1980-12-05) 0
1980 FA Cup Start Huddersfield Town (1980-12-13) 0
1980 League Start Scunthorpe United (1980-12-20) 0
1980 League Start Halifax Town (1981-01-10) 0
1980 League Start Northampton Town (1981-01-16) 0 Ken Beamish
1980 League Start Rochdale (1981-01-24) 0 Ken Beamish
1980 League Start Darlington (1981-04-10) 0
1980 League Start Doncaster Rovers (1981-04-17) 0 Craig Le Cornu
1981 League Cup Start Burnley (1981-09-15) 0
1981 League Cup Sub Burnley (1981-09-15) 0 Bobby Hutchinson
1981 League Sub Scunthorpe United (1981-09-19) 0 John Williams
1981 League Cup Sub Port Vale (1981-10-05) 0 John Kelly
1981 League Start Bury (1981-10-10) 0
1981 League Start Torquay United (1981-10-17) 0
1981 League Start Hartlepool United (1981-10-20) 0
1981 League Start Northampton Town (1981-10-24) 0
1981 League Cup Start Port Vale (1981-10-28) 0
1981 League Start AFC Bournemouth (1981-10-31) 0
1981 League Start Rochdale (1981-11-03) 0
1981 League Start Sheffield United (1981-11-07) 0
1981 League Cup Start Colchester United (1981-11-10) 0
1981 League Start Bradford City (1981-11-14) 0
1981 FA Cup Start Bury (1981-11-21) 0
1981 League Sub Aldershot (1981-11-28) 0 John Kerr
1981 League Cup Sub Nottingham Forest (1981-12-02) 0 Owen Brown
1981 League Start Mansfield Town (1981-12-05) 0
1981 League Start Wigan Athletic (1982-01-05) 0
1981 League Start Blackpool (1982-01-13) 1
1981 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1982-01-19) 1
1981 League Start York City (1982-01-23) 0
1981 League Start Port Vale (1982-01-25) 0 Ian Griffiths
1981 League Start Scunthorpe United (1982-01-30) 0 Owen Brown
1981 League Start Hull City (1982-02-13) 1
1981 League Start Stockport County (1982-02-15) 0
1981 League Start Peterborough United (1982-02-23) 0
1981 League Start Bury (1982-02-27) 0
1981 League Start Colchester United (1982-03-02) 1
1981 League Start Torquay United (1982-03-06) 0 Owen Brown
1981 League Start Hartlepool United (1982-03-10) 0
1981 League Start Northampton Town (1982-03-13) 0
1981 League Start Rochdale (1982-03-16) 0
1981 League Start AFC Bournemouth (1982-03-20) 0
1981 League Start Sheffield United (1982-03-27) 0
1981 League Start Bradford City (1982-04-03) 0
1981 League Start Blackpool (1982-04-10) 1
1981 League Start Crewe Alexandra (1982-04-12) 1
1981 League Start Mansfield Town (1982-04-17) 0 Owen Brown
1981 League Start Aldershot (1982-04-24) 0
1981 League Start Darlington (1982-04-30) 1
1981 League Start Stockport County (1982-05-04) 0
1981 League Start Port Vale (1982-05-08) 0
1981 League Start Peterborough United (1982-05-15) 2
1987 League Start Scunthorpe United (1987-08-15) 0
1987 League Cup Start Rochdale (1987-08-18) 0
1987 League Start Hereford United (1987-08-21) 0
1987 League Cup Start Rochdale (1987-08-25) 0
1987 League Start Stockport County (1987-08-28) 0
1987 League Start Exeter City (1987-08-31) 0 John Aspinall
1987 League Start Scarborough (1987-09-05) 0
1987 League Start Burnley (1987-09-11) 0
1987 League Sub Darlington (1987-10-03) 0 Chris Malkin
1987 League Sub Rochdale (1987-10-09) 0 Chris Malkin
1987 League Sub Wolverhampton Wanderers (1987-10-17) 0 Chris Malkin
1987 League Sub Cambridge United (1987-10-30) 0 Ronnie Moore
1987 League Sub Torquay United (1987-11-03) 0 Jim Harvey
1987 FA Cup Sub Port Vale (1987-11-16) 0 Ronnie Moore
1987 League Sub Bolton Wanderers (1987-12-15) 0 Ken McKenna
1987 League Sub Colchester United (1987-12-18) 0 Ken McKenna