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Harold Halse

Manchester United FC, Aston Villa FC

1 cap, 2 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 8: A 1
100% successful

1909-13

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Harold James Halse
Born 1 January 1886 in Stratford or Leytonstone, Essex [registered in West Ham, March 1886]
Notes The history books of Chelsea FC and Manchester United FC give a birth date of 1st January 1886. Those same history books and the 1901 census state he was born in Stratford. Lamming and the 1911 census state Leytonstone.

Census Notes

According to the 1891 census, Harold J. is the fifth of six children, the youngest of five sons, to Frank and Emily J. They live at 50 Borthwick Road in Wanstead. His father is an Ironmongers Manager. They have one servant. Harold is not on this census return.

According to the 1901 census, Harold J. is still one of six children at home with his parents at 40 Romford Road in West Ham. His father is an ironmonger. They have two servants.

According to the 1911 census, Harold James, a Professional Footballer, is married to Alma with a daughter, Winifred Alma. They live at 77 School Road in Stretford, Barton-upon-Irwell.

Married to Alma Young [registered in West Ham, June 1908]
Died 25 March 1949, aged 63 years x days [registered in Colchester. Essex, March 1949]. A history book of Chelsea FC gives this death date, a fact backed up by his death registration.
Height/Weight 5' 6", 10st. 5lbs [1909].

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 two who became 342nd players (343) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
Only match No. 104, 1 June 1909, Austria 1 England 8, an end-of-season final tour match at Hohe Warte Stadion, Döbling, Wien, aged 23 years 121 days.
Major tournaments None
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.

 

Harold Halse - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 1 0 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.

 

Harold Halse - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - Friendly 1 1 0 0 8 1 +7 0 0 8.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 8 1 +7 0 0 8.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Harold Halse - Match History
 Club: Manchester United F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 23
- 102 29 May 1909 - Hungary 2 England 4, Millenáris Sportpálya, Zugló, Buda-Pesth tour AW reserve
- 103 31 May 1909 - Hungary 2 England 8, Millenáris Sportpálya, Zugló, Buda-Pesth AW
1 104 1 June 1909 - Austria 1 England 8, Hohe Warte Stadion, Döbling, Wien AW Start ir
 Club: Aston Villa F.C. - 0 full caps  
Age 27
- 114 15 February 1913 - Ireland 2 England 1, Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast BC AL reserve

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