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Bert Mozley

Derby County FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F 13: A 5
67% successful

1949-51

disciplined: none
captain:
none
minutes played:
270

Timeline

  Bert Mozley
Birth 21 September 1923 in Derby, Derbyshire [registered as Bert in Derby, December 1923]. Bert was one half of a twin, the other being Beryl.
  According to Passenger Lists, Bert Mozley was one of numerous professional footballers (The FA Tourists of Canada) leaving the port of Liverpool on 9 May 1950, bound for Montréal, Québec on board the Empress of Scotland. They returned to Liverpool on 30 June, on board the Empress of Canada. His address is stated as 5 Fairway Close, Allestree in Derby.
It was on 8 January 1955 that Bert left for Canada again, alone, on the Empress of Scotland, bound for Nova Scotia, he is emigrating. His address is still stated as 5 Fairway Close and his occupation still states him as a professional footballer.
Marriage to Jean Margaret Dallison, on 22 September 1945 at St. Mary's Church, Boulton [registered in Shardlow, Derbyshire, September 1945].
Bert was living at 33 Old Chester Road in Derby at the time. Mr T. Patrick was his best man.
Death Monday, 28 October 2019 in Galiano Island, Victoria, British Colombia, aged 96 years 37 days

Source

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

Biographies When Football was Fun - Bert Mozley (Breedon Books Publishers, May 2000)
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Derby and also with Shelton United FC. He signed amateur forms with Nottingham Forest FC in early 1944, but joined Derby County FC in January 1945. He became club captain and a £30,000 price tag prevented a move to Notts County FC in September 1953. At County, he played in 297 league matches, scoring twice, until January 1955. After which he emigrated to Canada.
Club honours None
Individual honours Football League (one appearance)
Distinctions None
Height/Weight 5' 9", 12st. 2lbs [1950].

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of three who became the 687th players (687) to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-back
First match No. 249, 21 September 1949, England 0 Republic of Ireland 2, a friendly match at Goodison Park, Walton, Liverpool, aged 26 years 0 days.
Last match No. 251, 16 November 1949, England 9 Ireland 2, a British Championship and World Cup qualification match at Maine Road, Manchester, aged 26 years 56 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1949-50;
Team honours British Championship winners 1949-50;
Individual honours FA Tour of Canada 1950;
Distinctions The second ex-England player to make it to 96 years of age.

Beyond England

Toured Canada with the 1950 FA party. He later emigrated to Canada on 8 January 1955. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.183.
The last anything known of Mozley, is in a 1968 electoral cenus in Alberta, North Calgary, living with his wife Jean, and daughter Lynne, a computer operator. - Bob Pickett

 

Bert Mozley - Career Statistics
Parties Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
4 3 2 270 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.

 

Bert Mozley - 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 9 4 +5 1 0 4.50 2.00 50.0 =0
Away 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All - White 3 2 0 1 13 5 +8 1 0 4.333 1.667 66.7 +1

 

Bert Mozley - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
British Championship 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2

Note that the 1949-50 records of the World Cup Preliminaries and British Championship are duplicated, and one set is therefore deducted from the grand total.

Friendly 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 3 2 0 1 13 5 +8 1 0 4.333 1.667 66.7 +1

 

Bert Mozley - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP/BC 1949-50 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
WCP All 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC/WCP 1949-50 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
BC All 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WC 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2
BC 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2

Note that the 1949-50 records of the World Cup Preliminaries and British Championship are duplicated, and one set is therefore deducted from the grand total.

All 2 2 0 0 13 3 +10 0 0 6.50 1.50 100.0 +2

Match History

 
 Club: Derby County F.C. - 3 full appearances (270 min)

manager: Walter Winterbottom - 3 full appearances (270 min)x

Age 26
1 249 21 September 1949 - England 0 Republic of Ireland 2, Goodison Park, Liverpool Fr HL Start 2
2 250 15 October 1949 - Wales 1 England 4, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC/
WCP
AW Start 2
3 251 16 November 1949 - England 9 Ireland 2, Maine Road, Manchester HW Start 2

Age 28
268 28 November 1951 - England 2 Austria 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HD party member

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