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Norman Bullock

Bury FC

3 caps, 2 goals

P 3 W 1 D 1 L 1 F 10: A 7
50% successful

1923-26

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Norman Bullock
Born 8 September 1900 in Monton, Eccles, Lancashire [registered in Barton upon Irwell, December 1900].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, six month old Norman was the youngest of five children to Robert James and Sarah Jane, living at 6 Mitchell Street in Eccles. His father is a salesman of grey cotton cloth.

According to the 1911 census, Norman now has a younger brother, living with their parents and his four older siblings at 474 Liverpool Street in Salford. His father sells drapery.

Married to Winifred M.G. Day [registered in Barton upon Irwell, December 1939]
Died 22 October 1970 in Leicester, Leicestershire, aged 70 years 44 days [registered in Leicester, December 1970].
Height/Weight 5' 8½", 11st. 4lbs [1925].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) Started his football career at Salford Schools. Played with Broughton St. John's FC and Sedgley Park FC, based in Prestwich. Joined Bury FC as an amateur in 1920, turning professional in February 1921. Remained with the club, even becoming its manager in 1934, still playing on for another year, completing 506 league appearances, still a club record, after which he retired from playing.
Club honours None
Individual honours Football League (one appearance)
Distinctions None

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

Management Career

Club(s) Took his first steps in management as player-manager of Bury FC in 1934. He gave up laying a year later. Took over as secretary-manager of Chesterfield FC in June 1938. Returned to Bury FC as manager in July 1945. Manager of Leicester City FC in December 1949 until February 1955.
Club honours None

England Career

Player number 441st player to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
First match No. 132, 19 March 1923, England 6 Belgium 1, a friendly match at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London, aged 22 years 192 days.
Last match No. 151, 20 October 1926, England 3 Ireland 3, a British Championship match at Anfield Road, Liverpool, aged 26 years 42 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1925-26, 1926-27;
Team honours British Championship shared 1926-27;
Individual honours none
Distinctions none

Beyond England

Once an analytical chemist. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.53/54.

 

Norman Bullock - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 3 2 270 2 135 min 1 none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Norman Bullock - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 1 1 1 10 7 +3 0 0 3.333 2.333 50.0 =0
All 3 1 1 1 10 7 +3 0 0 3.333 2.333 50.0 =0

 

Norman Bullock - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 2 0 1 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 25.0 -1
Friendly 1 1 0 0 6 1 +5 0 0 6.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 3 1 1 1 10 7 +3 0 0 3.333 2.333 50.0 =0

 

Norman Bullock - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1925-26 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
BC 1926-27 1 0 1 0 3 3 =0 0 0 3.00 3.00 50.0 =0
BC All 2 0 1 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 25.0 -1
All Tournaments
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 0 1 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 25.0 -1
All 2 0 1 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 25.0 -1

 

Norman Bullock - Match History
 Club: Bury F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 22
1 132 19 March 1923 - England 6 Belgium 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London Fr HW Start 70 cf
Age 25
2 148 1 March 1926 - England 1 Wales 3, Selhurst Park, London BC HL Start cf
Age 26
3 151 20 October 1926 - England 3 Ireland 3, Anfield Road, Liverpool BC HD Start 80 cf

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