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Tommy Clay

Tottenham Hotspur FC

4 appearances, 0 goals

P 4 W 1 D 1 L 2 F x: A x
38% successful

1920-22

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
360

Profile

Full name Thomas Clay
Born 19 November 1892 in Leicester, Leicestershire [registered in Leicester, December 1892].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, Thomas is the youngest of four children to Thomas and Mary J., living at 144 Jarrom Street in Leicester. His father is a bricklayer. Jarrom Street was a stones-throw away from Filbert Street, home ground of Leicester Fosse.

According to the 1911 census, Tom is still living at 144 Jarrom Street with his three sisters and parents. His eldest sister, Florence, is described as feeble-minded.  Tom is now a builder's improver. The census return reveals that Thomas is one of six children in total, and that another seven had died in their infancy.

Died 21 February 1949, aged 56 years x days [registered in Southend-on-sea, March 1949].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 11st. 10lbs [1921].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 390th players (390) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back
First match No. 121, 15 March 1920, England 1 Wales 2, a British Championship match at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London, aged 27 years 117 days.
Last match No. x, aged 29 years 140 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1919-20;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

x. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Tommy Clay - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - - - - min - - 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.

 

Tommy Clay - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Clay - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Clay - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Clay - Match History
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 4 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 4 full capsx

Age 27
1 121 15 March 1920 - England 1 Wales 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury BC HL Start rb
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4            

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