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Harry Healless

Blackburn Rovers FC

2 appearances, 0 goals

P 2 W 1 D 0 L 1 F 4: A 6
50% successful

1924-28

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none

minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name Henry Healless
Born 10 February 1893 in Blackburn, Lancashire [registered in Blackburn, March 1893].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, Harry is the fourth of seven children to John William and Ada. They live at 6 Croft Street in Blackburn. His father was a railway plate layer.

According to the 1911 census, Henry remains at home, now at 3 Vincent Street, with John William and Ada, along with five of his siblings. He is a cotton weaver. His father now a stone mason labourer.

Married to Elizabeth Hayes [registered as Harry Healless in Blackburn, March 1913].
Died 11 January 1972, aged 78 years x days [registered in Bury, March 1972].
Height/Weight 5' 9½", 12st. 0lbs [1928].

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 two who became the 479th players (480) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-half/left-half
First match No. 142, 22 October 1924, England 3 Ireland 1, a British Championship match at Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool, aged 31 years 255 days.
Last match No. 159, 31 March 1928, England 1 Scotland 5, a British Championship match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 35 years 51 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1924-25, 1927-28;
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.

 

Harry Healless - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 2 2 180 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.

 

Harry Healless - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Home - British Championship 2 1 0 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 50.0 =0
All 2 1 0 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 50.0 =0

 

Harry Healless - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1924-25 1 1 0 0 3 1 +2 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1927-28 1 0 0 1 1 5 -4 0 0 1.00 5.00 0.00 -1
BC All 2 1 0 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 0 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 50.0 =0
All 2 1 0 1 4 6 -2 0 0 2.00 3.00 50.0 =0

 

Harry Healless - Match History
 Club: Blackburn Rovers F.C. - 2 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 2 full capsx

Age 31
1 142 22 October 1924 - England 3 Ireland 1, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW Start ch
Age 32
- 145 4 April 1925 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL reserve
Age 35
- 158 28 November 1927 - England 1 Wales 2, Turf Moor, Burnley BC HL reserve
2 159 31 March 1928 - England 1 Scotland 5, Empire Stadium, Wembley HL Start lh

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