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Herbert Morley

Notts County FC

1 appearances, 0 goals

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

1910

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Herbert Morley
Born 8 October 1882 at 33 (Old) Rows, Kiveton Park, Shefield, Yorkshire [registered in Worksop, Nottinghamshire, December 1882].

Census Notes

According to the 1891 census, Herbert is the youngest of five childre, four of them sons, to John and Martha K. (née Parkin). His father and three older brothers are coalminers. They live at 33 Rows in Kiveton Park.

According to the 1901 census, Herbert is the youngest of three children now at Colliery Cottages in Kiveton Park. He is now working at the coalmines along with his older brother and father.

According to the 1911 census, Herbert, a professional footballer, is boarding along with teammate Fred Emberton, at 63 Woodward Street in Nottingham. The home of widow Ann Elizabeth Eite and her two children.

Married to Elizabeth May Carpernter [registered in Nottingham, September 1918].
Died 16 July 1957 at Springfields, Walls Lane, Ingoldmells, Skegness, aged 74 years 281 days [registered in Spilsby, Lincolnshire]. £1750 15s. 10d left to his widow, Elizabeth May.
Height/Weight 6' 1", 13st. 4lbs [1908].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Started with Kiveton Park FC before signing with Grimsby Town FC in August 1904. Notts County FC signed him in March 1907. Retired during the war.
Club honours Football League Division Two winners 1913-14;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 344th players (344) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back
Only match No. 105, 12 February 1910, Ireland 1 England 1, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 27 years 127 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1909-10;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

After retiring, he scouted for Notts County FC. Is siad to have actually been the innovator of the notorious offside trap that is generally ascribed to Newcastle United FC's Bill McCracken. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.179.

 

Herbert Morley - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 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.

 

Herbert Morley - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - British Championship 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Herbert Morley - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1909-10 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Herbert Morley - Match History
 Club: Notts County F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 27
1 105 12 February 1910 - Ireland 1 England 1, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AD Start rb

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