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Arthur Grimsdell

Tottenham Hotspur FC

6 appearances, 0 goals

P 6 W 3 D 1 L 2 F x: A x
58% successful

1920-23

disciplined: none
captaincies:
three
minutes played:
540

Profile

Full name Arthur Grimsdell
Born 23 March 1894 in Watford, Hertfordshire [registered in Watford, June 1894].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, Arthur is the youngest of five children to William and Fanny.  They live at 209 High Street in Watford. His father is a farrier.

According to the 1911 census, Arthur is now one of three children who still live with their parents at 21 Carey Place in Watford. He works with his father at Smith & Farrier.

Married to Gwendolin M. Adcock [registered in Watford, December 1922].
Died 12 March 1963, aged 68 years x days [registered in Watford, March 1963].
Height/Weight 5' 10½", 12st. 8lbs [1921].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

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 (392) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-half
First match No. 121, 15 March 1920, England 1 Wales 2, a British Championship match at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London, aged 25 years 357 days.
Last match No. x, aged 28 years 347 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.

 

Arthur Grimsdell - 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.

 

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

 

Arthur Grimsdell - 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 - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

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

 

Arthur Grimsdell - Match History
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 6 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 6 full capsx

Age 25
1 121 15 March 1920 - England 1 Wales 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, London BC HL Start lh
2 122 10 April 1920 - England 5 Scotland 4, Hillsborough, Sheffield HW Start lh
3            
4            
5            
6            

Notes

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