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Thomas Sorby
Thursday Wanderers FC

1 appearances, 1 goal
100% successful
1879
disciplined: none
captaincies: none
minutes played: 60


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Thomas Sorby Profile

Full name Thomas Sorby
Born  16 February 1856 in Sheffield.
Died 13 December 1930
Height/Weight -

Club Career

Club(s) Attended Cheltenham College, before playing for Thursday Wanderers FC and Sheffield FC; also represented Sheffield FA.
Club honours -
Individual honours -
Distinctions -

England Career

Player number One of six who became the 57th players to appear for England.
Position(s) Forward;
Only match No. 8, 18 January 1879, England 2 Wales 1, a friendly match at The Surrey Cricket Ground, The Oval, Kennington, London. Aged 22 years 336 days.  Match lasted only sixty minutes.
Major tournaments None.
Team honours None.
Individual honours None.
Distinctions None.

Beyond England

Settled in Scarborough and had a business there for years. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1971). Hatton Press, p.230.

 

Thomas Sorby - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Gls Avg
min
Capt. Disc.
1 1 60 0 60 min 0 None

 

Thomas Sorby - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Thomas Sorby - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Friendly 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Thomas Sorby - Match History
Club: Thursday Wanderers F.C. - 1 full cap
Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full cap
1 8

18-Jan-1879

England 2 Wales 1 The Surrey Cricket Ground, The Oval, Kennington, London Fr HW Start - match lasted 60 min.
20
n/a

Notes

[Biographical sketch to come]

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