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Albert/Bert Gosnell

Newcastle United FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 5: A 0
100% successful

1906

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Albert Arthur Gosnell
Born 10 February 1880 in Colchester, Essex [registered in Colchester, March 1880].

Census Notes

According to the 1881 census, the young Albert is the youngest of nine children (five sons and four daughters) to Edward J. and Annie Maria. They live at 5 St Johns Street in Colchester. His father is a harness maker.

According to the 1891 census, Albert A. has two more siblings, and along with his parents and seven older siblings, they live at 17 Chapel Street, in the St Giles area of Colchester. His father remains a harness maker.

According to the 1901 census, the 21 year-old Engine maker fitter, Albert A. is just one of the three children still living with their parents at 17 Chapel Street. His father is a saddler.

According to the 1911 census, Albert is now married to Margaret. They live at 45 Auburn Gardens in Fenham, Newcastle-upon-Tyne. He has one stepson, George Watson Brownlow. Albert is not on this return. He is an engine fitter boarding with the Daly's at 77 Northumberland Park in Tottenham. In the shadow of White Hart Lane, where Albert is playing his football.

Married to Margaret Helen Brownlow [registered in Newcastle-upon-Tyne, December 1909].
Died 6 January 1972 in Norwich, aged 91 years 330 days [registered in Norwich, March 1972].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 12st. 0lbs [1910].

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 312th players (316) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Only match No. 86, 17 February 1906, Ireland 0 England 5, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 26 years 7 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1905-06;
Team honours British Championships shared 1905-06;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Albert/Bert Gosnell - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 90 0 0 min 0 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.

 

Albert/Bert Gosnell - 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 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Albert/Bert Gosnell - 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 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 5 0 +5 0 1 5.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Albert/Bert Gosnell - Match History
 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 26
1 86 17 February 1906 - Ireland 0 England 5, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AW Start ol

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