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1936 Carreras - Popular Footballers

1936 Carreras - Stanley Matthews

The 1936 Footballers set by Carreras Cigarettes is one of the most iconic footballer cigarette card sets that features portraits of British football's most iconic players of the time.

The cards were included in packs of cigarettes and there are a total of 48 cards to collect in the set.

The most sought after card in the set is the Stanley Matthews featuring his portrait shot at Stoke City.

The card comes in two different variations with one having a cream back and the other having a white back.

Front and Back of the Card (Two Different Versions)

Pop Report for Grading Companies


1. G. Cummings (Aston Villa)

2. J. J. Williams (Huddersfield Town)

3. R. Reid (Hamilton Academicals)

4. A. Massie (Heart of Midlothian)

5. A. Whiteside (Blackburn Rovers)

6. E. J. Vinall (Norwich City)

7. H. E. Hammond (Fulham)

8. J. Kennaway (Glasgow Celtic)

9. W. Cooper (Aberdeen)

10. R. Donnelly (Manchester City)

11. S. Black (Plymouth Argyle)

12. W. Wrigglesworth (Wolverhampton Wanderers)

13. D. Edgar (Nottingham Forest )

14. F. C. Channell (Tottenham Hotspur)

15. S. Nibloe (Sheffield Wednesday)

16. W. McKay (Manchester United)

17. E. Hancock (Burnley)

18. Bryn Jones (Wolverhampton Wanderers)

19. H. Morton (Aston Villa)

20. D. McCulloch (Heart of Midlothian)

21. T. H. Lewis (Bradford Park Avenue)

22. L. E. Hayward (Port Vale)

23. T. H. Bagley (Bury)

24. F. O'Donnell (Preston North End)

25. M. M. Holmes (Hull City)

26. T. Martin (Swansea Town)

27. A. Turner (Doncaster Rovers)

28. P. Grovesnor (Leicester City)

29. J. Pickering (Sheffield United)

30. W. Furness (Leeds United)

31. T. Holley (Barnsley)

32. J. Hampson (Blackpool )

33. H. O'Donnell (Preston North End)

34. J. L. Loughran (Birmingham City)

35. J. Hallows (Bradford City )

36. J. Sankey (West Bromwich Albion)

37. F. Worrall (Portsmouth)

38. A.C. Herd (Heart of Midlothian)

39. W. Miller (Everton)

40. E. Coleman (Middlesbrough)

41. J. Richardson (Newcastle United)

42. J.E. Thompson (Blackburn Rovers)

43. C. Geatons (Glasgow Celtic)

44. G. Stephenson (Charlton Athletic)

45. W.H. Light (Southampton)

46. J. Cockroft (West Ham United)

47. R. Spence (Chelsea)

48. J. Crayston (Arsenal)


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