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Arthur Milton

Arsenal FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1951

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Clement Arthur Milton
Born 10 March 1928 in Bedminster, Bristol [registered in Bristol, June 1928]. To William Clement and Violet (née Cryer).
Married to Joan A. Gore [registered in Hatfield, Herts., September 1953].
Died 25 April 2007 in Bristol, aged 79 years 46 days
Height/Weight 5' 8½", 10st. 0lbs [1951].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Bristol before joining Arsenal FC on amateur forms in 1945, turning professional in July 1946. Returned to his native Bristol City FC in February 1955 for £4,000. £2,000 of which was refunded on his retirement the following year, at the age of 27.
Club honours Football League Champions 1952-53;
Individual honours None
Distinctions Played for Gloucestershire CC 1948-74 (585 matches)

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 713th players (713) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-right
Only match No. 268, 28 November 1951, England 2 Austria 2, a friendly match at Empire Stadium, Wembley, London, aged 23 years 263 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions The last player to be capped by England at cricket (six tests) and football.

Beyond England

Employed as a postman. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.175.

 

Arthur Milton - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 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.

 

Arthur Milton - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - White - Friendly 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0

 

Arthur Milton - Match History
 Club: Arsenal F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 1 full capx

Age 23
1 268 28 November 1951, England 2 Austria 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley, London Fr HD Start 7

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