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George Hunt

Tottenham Hotspur FC

3 appearances, 1 goal

P 3 W 1 D 1 L 1 F 6: A 3
50% successful

1933

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name George Samuel Hunt
Born 22 February 1910 in Mexborough, near Rotherham, Yorkshire [registered in Doncaster, June 1910].

Census Notes

Cannot be found on the 1911 census. Although there is a Rotherham-born George Hunt in the Rotherham Workhouse... but he was two years of age at the time of this census.

Died 19 September 1996, aged 86 years x days [registered in Bolton, Lancashire, September 1996].
Height/Weight 5' 8", 11st. 4lbs [1933].

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) Chesterfield FC. A centre-forward, he left Tottenham Hotspur FC for Arsenal FC on 1 October 1937 for a substantial fee, turning him into an inside-forward. But joined Bolton Wanderers on transfer deadline day, 16 March 1938, for about £5000.
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 four who became 578th players (579) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
First match No. 185, 1 April 1933, Scotland 2 England 1, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Glasgow, aged 23 years 40 days.
Last match No. 187, 20 May 1933, Switzerland 0 England 4, an end-of-season tour match at Sportplatz Neufeld, Neufeld, Bern, aged 23 years 89 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1932-33;
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.

 

George Hunt - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 3 1 270 1 270 min 1 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.

 

George Hunt - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away 3 1 1 1 6 3 +3 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 3 1 1 1 6 3 +3 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

George Hunt - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
Friendly 2 1 1 0 5 1 +4 0 1 2.50 0.50 75.0 +1
All 3 1 1 1 6 3 +3 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

George Hunt - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1932-33 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
BC All 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 1 2 -1 0 0 1.00 2.00 0.00 -1

 

George Hunt - Match History
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 23
1 185 1 April 1933 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start 30 cf
2 186 13 May 1933 - Italy 1 England 1, Stadio NPNF, Roma tour AD Start cf
3 187 20 May 1933 - Switzerland 0 England 4, Sportplatz Neufeld, Bern AW Start cf

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