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Bill Scott

Brentford FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1936-37

captain: none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name William Reed Scott
Born 6 December 1907 in Howdon Bridge, Northumberland [registered in Tynemouth, March 1908].

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, William Reed is the only child to Edward and Maria. His father is a shipyard clerk, his mother a dressmaker. They live at 15 Tyneview Terrace in Howdon area of Wallsend.

According to the 1939 register, William, a fitter and turner, is married to Vera and they live at 131 Tynemouth Road in Wallsend.

Married to Vera Richardson [registered in Brentford, December 1932].
Died 18 October 1969 in London, aged 61 years 316 days [registered in Hammersmith, December 1969].
Height/Weight 5' 7", 11st. 0lbs [1936].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Luton Town FC attempted to sign Scott on 15 March 1938, as a replacement for Joe Payne, who had just joined Chelsea FC. But he declined the offer.
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 six to become the 624th players (628) to appear for England
Position(s) Inside-right
Only match No. 205, 17 October 1936, England 1 Wales 2, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 28 years 316 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1936-37;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions Died 26 days after Bob Kelly

Beyond England

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

 

Bill Scott - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
3 1 1 90 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.

 

Bill Scott - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 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

 

Bill Scott - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1936-37 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

 

Bill Scott - Match History
 Club: Brentford F.C. - 1 full cap

F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 28
1 205 17 October 1936 - Wales 2 England 1, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AL Start ir
- 207 2 December 1936 - England 6 Hungary 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW reserve
Age 29
- 212 23 October 1937 - Ireland 1 England 5, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW reserve

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