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Ralph Squire

Cambridge University AFC & Old Westminsters FC & Corinthians FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 1 L 0 F 10: A 3
83% successful

1886-87

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Ralph Squire

Profile

Full name Ralph Tyndall Squire
Born 10 September 1863 in Marylebone, London [registered in Marylebone, December 1863].
Not 1864

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Ralph T. is here in this census, the second oldest of three children to William and Annie, living at 37 Acacia Road in Marylebone with three servants. His father is a manufacturer chemist.

Cannot be found on the 1881 census.

According to the 1891 census, Ralph T. is the third eldest here of the three children at home with their parents. Ralph is a yeast merchant, his father is a chemical engineer, and along with four servants, they live at 30 St. John's Park Wood in Hampstead.

According to the 1901 census, Ralph, still a yeast merchant is now married to Constance Mary. They live at 1A Hamilton Terrace in Hampstead, with three servants.

According to the 1911 census, Ralph, still a yeast merchant and still married and they have three servants. They still live at 1A Hamilton Terrace.

Married to Constance Mary Elizabeth Allen [registered in Marylebone, June 1891].
Died 22 August 1944, aged 80 years 347 days [registered in Marylebone, September 1944].
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Attended Westminster School, playing football between 1880 and 1882. Went on to play for Cambridge University AFC, earning his blue in 1884 and 1886. He could not play in 1885, because he was the team secretary. Squire was also with the Old Westminsters FC, also guested with the Corinthians FC team between 1886 and 1892.  Finished his career with Clapham Rovers FC. Also represented London FA;
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions Squire was a fine oarsman, rowing at Henley in the 1883 Ladies' Palte for his college's first boat (Trinity Hall).

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of eight who became the 125th player (127) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-back/right-back;
First match No. 26, 13 March 1886, Ireland 1 England 6, British Championship match at Ulster Cricket Ground, Ballynafeigh Park, Belfast, aged 22 years 185 days;
Last match No. 28, 29 March 1886, Wales 1 England 3, British Championship match at The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham, aged 22 years 201 days;
Major tournaments British Championship 1885-86;
Team honours British Championship shared 1885-86;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Served on the FA Committee between 1884 and 1887. Became the Treasurer of Corinthians FC from 1903. Also has a Master of Arts (Cantab). - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.233/34

 

Ralph Squire - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 3 3 270 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.

 

Ralph Squire - 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 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
All 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

 

Ralph Squire - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1885-86 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
BC All 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
All 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2

 

Ralph Squire - Match History
 

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 3 full capsx

 Club: Cambridge University F.C. & Old Westminsters F.C. & Corinthians F.C. - 3 full caps  
Age 22
1 26 13 March 1886 - Ireland 1 England 6, Ulster Cricket Ground, Belfast BC AW Start cb
2 27 27 March 1886 - Scotland 1 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AD Start cb
3 28 29 March 1886 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Wrexham AW Start rb
Age 23
- 29 5 February 1887 - England 7 Ireland 0, Bramall Lane, Sheffield BC HW reserve

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