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Bert Hall

Aston Villa FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 1
50% successful

1910

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Private Albert Edward Hall
Born 21 January 1882 in Kingswinford, Stourbridge, Staffordshire [registered in Stourbridge, March 1882].
Attended Amblecote School.
Baptised 22 February 1882 in Holy Trinity Church, Kingswinford.

Census Notes

Thankfully, despite all the Albert Hall's in the census, only one was born in Wordsley, so according to the 1891 census, the nine year-old Albert was the sixth of seven children to John and Maria. They live at Lawnsrood Road in Wordsley. His father is a glassmaker.

According to the 1901 census, Albert Edward Hall, a glass-blower was found to be boarding with his sister and her family, the Kinsell's at The Unicorn Inn at 134 Dudley Street in Brierly Hill, Stourbridge.

According to the 1911 census, Albert Edward Hall, a widower and professional footballer, is a patient in a private hospital at 70 Newhall Street in Birmingham.

Married to Eunice Rosina Cotton, at St Mary's Church, Kingswinford [registered in Stourbridge, June 1907]. Eunice died aged 24 years, mid-1910 [registered in Stourbridge, June 1910].
Died 17 October 1957 at Maloja Nursing Home, Marlpool Lane in Kidderminster, aged 75 years 269 days [registered in Kidderminster, Worcestershire]. He was living at 27 Middlefield Lane, Hagley, near Stourbridge at the time. Left £13247 16s. 2d.
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st. 8lbs [1914].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began his career playing in Stourbridge, playing for Brierley Hill Wanderers FC, Wall Heath FC, as well as Stourbridge FC, before joing Aston Villa FC in July 1903, where he remained, making 195 league appearances, scoring 51 goals, until he joined Millwall Athletic FC in December 1913. Retired during the war.
Club honours FA Cup winners 1904-05, 1912-13; Football League runners-up 1907-08, 1910-11, 1912-13, Champions 1909-10; FA Charity Shield runners-up 1910;
Individual honours Football League (two appearances)
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 344th players (348) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Only match No. 105, 12 February 1910, Ireland, England 1, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 28 years 21 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1909-10;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Hall became an enamel ware manufacturer at Stourbridge for some years until ill-health. He had been badly gassed during WW1, in which he served with the 5th South Staffordshire Regiment - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.115.

 

Bert Hall - 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.

 

Bert Hall - 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 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Bert Hall - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1909-10 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Bert Hall - Match History
 Club: Aston Villa F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 28
1 105 12 February 1910 - Ireland 1 England 1, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AD Start ol

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