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Leslie Gay

Cambridge University AFC, Old Brightonians AFC & Corinthians FC
3 appearances, 5 goals against

P 3 W 2 D 1 L 0 F x: A 5
83% successful

1893-94

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Major Leslie Hewitt Gay
Born 24 March 1871 in Brighton, Sussex [registered in Brighton, June 1871].

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, the eight-day old Leslie is the youngest child of three to Ada and Alfred. They live with Susanna Gay, Alfred's mother, Leslie's grandmother, along with six servants, at Percival Terrace in Brighton. His father is the Curate.

According to the 1881 census, Leslie is a pupil at Windsor, boarding at The Wardens House in Alma Road, Clewer. His mother and two of his sisters are living with his Ada's parents, Augustus and Harriet Hewitt, at 28 Dorset Square in Marylebone in London. His father, Alfred, has remained at home, at The Rectory in Salisbury Road, Plaitford in Romsey.

According to the 1891 census, Leslie, now an undergraduate, is one of four children still at home with his clergyman father and mother. They live at The Rectory in Plaitford.

Not on the 1901 census, probably in Ceylon where he was a coffee planter.

According to the 1911 census, Leslie is still married, boarding with the Elliott's at 'The Hollies', Church Brampton in Northampton, with two servants. He is a land agent.

Married to Marguerite Dora Bece or Louisa Stallard [registered in Kensington, March 1898].
Died 1 November 1949 in Salcombe Hill, Sidmouth, aged 78 years 222 days [registered in Honiton, Devon, December 1949].
Height/Weight not known

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 Wicketkeeper for Hampshire CCC and Somerset CCC.

Source

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

England Career

Player number xth player to appear for England. 24th goalkeeper to appear.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. x, aged 22 years 8 days.
Last match No. x, aged 23 years 14 days.
Major tournaments x
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions Also played Test Cricket for England against Australia in 1891.

Beyond England

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

 

Leslie Gay - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Apps
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Comp GA Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
3 3 3 270 5 54 min 5 0 0% 0 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.

 

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

 

Leslie Gay - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Leslie Gay - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup - - - - - - - - - - - - -

ECP

0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
ECF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
European Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

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

 

Leslie Gay - Match History
 

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

 Club: Cambridge University A.F.C., Old Brightonians A.F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 1 full cap

 

Age 20
- u/o 19 December 1891 - England 6 Canada 1, Surrey Cricket Ground,The Oval, Kennington, London Fr HW Start gk
Age 22
1 - x - x, x BC x Start gk
 Club: Old Brightonians A.F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 2 full caps  
Age 23
2 - x - x, x BC x Start gk
3 - x - x, x BC x Start gk

Notes

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