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Eddie Holliday

Middlesbrough FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 1 D 1 L 1 F 5: A 5
50% successful

1959

captain: none
minutes played:
270

Timeline

  Edwin Holliday
Birth 7 June 1939 in Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Leeds, September 1939].
Marriage to Antoinette Wilson [registered in Middlesbrough, North Riding, March 1958].
Death 4 October 2021 at his Barnsley home, aged 82 years 119 days.

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
Height/Weight 5' 9", 10st. 12lbs [1960].

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 781st players (785) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
First match No. 335, 17 October 1959, Wales 1 England 1, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 20 years 132 days.
Last match No. 337, 18 November 1959, England 2 Northern Ireland 1, a British Championship match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 20 years 164 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1959-60;
Team honours British Championship shared 1959-60;
Individual honours x
Distinctions Nephew of Colin Grainger
The seventieth West Ridian to represent England
Died three days after Freddie Hill, eight days after Roger Hunt and sixteen days after Jimmy Greaves

Beyond England

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

 

Eddie Holliday - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
- 3 2 3 0 0 270 0 0 min 0 none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.

 

Eddie Holliday - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 1 0 1 4 4 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
Away 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All - White 3 1 1 1 5 5 =0 0 0 1.667 1.667 50.0 =0

 

Eddie Holliday - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1
Friendly 1 0 0 1 2 3 -1 0 0 2.00 3.00 0.00 -1
All 3 1 1 1 5 5 =0 0 0 1.667 1.667 50.0 =0

 

Eddie Holliday - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1959-60 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1
BC All 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1
All 2 1 1 0 3 2 +1 0 0 1.50 1.00 75.0 +1

 

Eddie Holliday - Match History
 Club: Middlesbrough F.C. - 3 full appearances

manager: Walter Winterbottom - 3 full capsx

Age 20
1 335 17 October 1959 - Wales 1 England 1, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD Start 11
2 336 28 October 1959 - England 2 Sweden 3, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HL Start 11
3 337 18 November 1959 - England 2 Northern Ireland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 11

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