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E S Currey

Oxford University FC & Old Carthusians FC & Corinthians FC

2 appearances, 2 goals

P 2 W 1 D 1 L 0 F 4: A 2
75% successful

1889-90

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name Edmund Samuel Currey
Born 28 June 1868 in South Malling, Lewes, East Sussex [registered unnamed in Lewes, September 1868].

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Edmd Saml. is the youngest of six children to Edmund Charles and Mary Rosa, with one servant living at 12 Avenue, in Lewisham.

According to the 1881 census, Edmund S. was attending school and boarding at 35/36 Sussex Square in Brighton.

According to the 1891 census, now the youngest of two sons with his parents and five servants, living at Castlegate House, in the Castle Precincts in Lewes.

Nowhere to be found on the 1901 census.

According to the 1911 census, now married to Helene Polson, and a solicitor with two servants. Living at 73 Castle Town Road, Fulham.

Married to Helene Polson Samson, 9 March 1907 at St. Saviour's Church, Pimlico [registered in St. George Hanover Square, March 1907].
Died 12 March 1920 in Brentford, aged 53 years 258 days [registered in Brentford, March 1920].
Height/Weight not known.

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played football for the Charterhouse School XI between 1885-86. Earned his blue with Oxford University between 1888 and 1890, being the Captain in his final year.  Also played for Old Carthusians and also Corinthians FC from 1888-91 (thirty appearances, 25 goals).  Represented Sussex FA.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of seven, across two matches, who became the 167th players (168) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-forward
First match No. 38, 15 March 1890, Wales 1 England 3, a British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 21 years 46 days.
Last match No. 40, 5 April 1890, Scotland 1 England 1, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Crosshill, Glasgow, aged 21 years 67 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1889-90;
Team honours British Championships shared winners 1889-90;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Currey was a solicitor by profession (admitted 1895) and practised in London. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.82.

 

ES Currey - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 2 2 180 2 90 min 2 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.

 

ES Currey - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - British Championship 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
All 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1

 

ES Currey - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1889-90 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
BC All 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1
All 2 1 1 0 4 2 +2 0 0 2.00 1.00 75.0 +1

 

ES Currey - Match History
 

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 2 full capsx

 Club: Oxford University F.C., Old Carthusians F.C. & Corinthians F.C.  - 2 full caps  
Age 20
- 36 2 March 1889 - England 6 Ireland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool BC HW reserve
Age 21
- 38 15 March 1890 - Ireland 1 England 9, Ulster Cricket Ground, Belfast BC AW withdrew, to play against Wales
1 38 15 March 1890 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham AW Start ir
2 40 5 April 1890 - Scotland 1 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AD Start ir

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