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Eddie Hapgood

Arsenal FC

30 appearances, 0 goals

P 30 W 16 D 3 L 11 F x: A x
58% successful

1933-39

disciplined: none
captaincies:
21
minutes played:
2700

Profile

Full name Edris Albert Hapgood
Born 24 September 1908 in Bristol, Gloucestershire [registered in Bristol, December 1908].
Childhood notes He spent the first six years of his life in The Dings, district of East Bristol, first at 5 Clark Buildings, Union Road, St. Philips, and then 34 Days Road. Eddie was the second youngest in a family of six girls and four boys. He went to Emmanuel School, Barton Road, St. Philips. In 1914 the family moved to 23 Ranelagh Street, Barton Hill. In 1920 Eddie left Emmanuel School for Hannah More School, St. Judes leaving at the age of 14 in 1923.

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, Edris is the youngest of nine children (four sons) to Henry and Emily. Six of Edris' older siblings were born in Wales. His father is a general labourer. They all live at 19 Oxford Street in The Dings, Bristol.

Married twice, firstly to Margaret A. Althorpe [registered in Edmonton, Middlesex, December 1929], secondly to Irene Jacques [registered in Burnley, Lancashire, March 1953].
Died 20 April 1973 in Leamington Spa, aged 64 years x days [registered in Warwick, June 1973]. Buried in Brunswick Street Cemetery, Leamington.
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st. 0lbs [1934].

Source

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

Biographies Football Ambassador - E.A. (Eddie) Hapgood.
 

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 six who became 582nd players (582) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back
First match No. 186, 13 May 1933, Italy 1 England 1, an end-of-season tour match at Stadio Nazionale del Partito Nazionale Fascista, Parioli, Roma, aged 24 years 231 days.
Last match No. x, aged 30 years 236 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1933-34, 1934-35, 1935-36;
Team honours British Championships shared 1934-35;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Eddie Hapgood - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 30 - - 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.

 

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

 

Eddie Hapgood - Match Record - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
White - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Blue 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Eddie Hapgood - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Eddie Hapgood - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1933-34 3 2 0 1 7 2 +5 0 2 2.333 0.667 66.7 +1
BC 1934-35 3 2 0 1 6 3 +3 1 1 2.00 1.00 66.7 +1
BC 1935-36 3 1 1 1 5 4 +1 0 0 1.667 1.333 50.0 =0
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Eddie Hapgood - Match History
 Club: Arsenal F.C. - 30 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Comittee - 30 full capsx

Age 24
1 186 13 May 1933 - Italy 1 England 1, Stadio NPNF, Roma tour AD Start lb
2 187 20 May 1933 - Switzerland 0 England 4, Sportplatz Neufeld, Bern AW Start lb
Age 24
3 188 14 October 1933 - Ireland 0 England 3, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Start lb
4 189 15 November 1933 - England 1 Wales 2, St. James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HL Start lb
5 191 14 April 1934 - England 3 Scotland 0, Empire Stadium, Wembley HW Start lb
6 192 10 May 1934 - Hungary 2 England 1, Stadion Üllõi út, Budapest tour AL Start lb
7 193 16 May 1934 - Czechoslovakia 2 England 1, Stadión Letná, Praha AL Start lb
Age 25
8 194 29 September 1934 - Wales 0 England 4, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AW Start lb
9 195 14 November 1934 - England 3 Italy 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW Captain lb
10 196 6 February 1935 - England 2 Ireland 1, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW Captain lb
11 197 6 April 1935 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL Captain lb
12 198 18 May 1935 - Netherlands 0 England 1, Olympisch Stadion, Amsterdam Fr AW Captain lb
Age 26
13 199 19 October 1935 - Ireland 1 England 3, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Captain lb
14 200 4 December 1935 - England 3 Germany 0, White Hart Lane, Tottenham Fr HW Captain lb
15 201 5 February 1936 - England 1 Wales 2, Molineux, Wolverhampton BC HL Captain lb
16 202 4 April 1936 - England 1 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley HD Captain lb
17 203 6 May 1936 - Austria 2 England 1, Praterstadion, Wien tour AL Captain lb
18 204 9 May 1936 - Belgium 3 England 2, Stade du Centenaire, Bruxelles AL Captain lb
Age 27
- 209 14 May 1937 - Norway 0 England 6, Ullevål Stadion, Oslo tour AW reserve
- 210 17 May 1937 - Sweden 0 England 4, Råsunda Fotbollstadion, Solna AW reserve
19 211 20 May 1937 - Finland 0 England 8, Töölön pallokenttä, Helsinki AW Start 4

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