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Sammy Day

Old Malvernians FC & Corinthians FC

3 appearances, 2 goals

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F 7: A 2
67% successful

1906

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Samuel Hulme Day
Born 29 December 1878 in Peckham Rye Common, Nunhead, Surrey [registered in Camberwell, March 1879].

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census, Samuel H. is is the fourth of five children and the only son to Sydney T. and Evelyn A.. They live at Newton House in Lewisham, along with the in-laws and five servants. His father is a wine merchant.

According to the 1891 census, Samuel H. now has three younger brothers, and along with their parents and four servants, they live at 18 Kidbrook Grove in Woolwich.  His father is still shipping wines.

According to the 1901 census, Saml H. is the eldest of two children remaining with their parents at 18 Kidbrook Grove along with four servants.  He is a Cambridge student.

According to the 1911 census, Samuel Hulme is joint head of the household with George Herbert Vall. They are both schoolmasters at Westminster School. They live at 18 Dean's Yard in Westminster Abbey alongside three servants.

Died 21 February 1950 at Chobham, Surrey, aged 71 years 54 days [registered in Surrey NW, March 1950].
Height/Weight 5' 10½", 11st. 0lbs [1906].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Attended Malvern College and played for the XI in 1896-98, becoming Captain in his final year. Went on to be educated at Cambridge University, earning his blue in 1901. After which he became a regular for Corinthians FC in 1902-12, as well as the Old Malvernians AFC.
Club honours FA Amateur Cup winners 1901-02;
Individual honours None
Distinctions Played first-class cricket with Kent CCC (1897-1919), Cambridge University CC (1899-1902) and MCC (1909);

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 312th players (315) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
First match No. 86, 16 February 1906, Ireland 0 England 5, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 27 years 50 days.
Last match No. 88, 7 April 1906, Scotland 2 England 1, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, aged 27 years 99 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1905-06;
Team honours British Championships shared 1905-06;
Individual honours England Amateur (one appearance), FA XI Amateur (five appearances)
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Spent a brief period being secretary to the Corinthians club. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.85.

 

Sammy Day - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 3 3 270 2 135 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.

 

Sammy Day - 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 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2
All 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2

 

Sammy Day - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1905-06 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2
BC All 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2
All 3 2 1 0 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +2

 

Sammy Day - Match History
 

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

 Club: Old Malvernians F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 3 full caps  
Age 27
1 86 17 February 1906 - Ireland 0 England 5, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AW Start 70 ir
2 87 19 March 1906 - Wales 0 England 1, Cardiff Football Ground, Cardiff AW Start 86 ir
3 88 7 April 1906 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL Start ir

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