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George Tait
Birmingham Excelsior FC

1 appearances, 0 goals
0% successful
1881
disciplined: none
captaincies: none
minutes played: 90


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George Tait Profile

Full name George Tait
Born In 1859 in Birmingham as George Tate; (1871 in Webster Street, Aston)
Died 25 November 1882, in Aston, aged just 23 years [registered in Aston December 1882]. Died of Typhoid
Height/Weight -

Club Career

Club(s) Junior football then Birmingham Excelsior FC;
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

England Career

Player number One of seven who became the 81st players to appear for England.
Position(s) Forward;
Only match No. 12, 26 February 1881, England 0 Wales 1, friendly match at Alexandra Meadows, Blackburn.  Age 21/22 years;
Major tournaments None.
Team honours None.
Individual honours None.
Distinctions None.

Beyond England

Died in Aston, Birmingham, 1882. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1971). Hatton Press, p.242.

 

George Tait - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Gls Av.
min
Capt. Disc.
1 1 90 0 0 min 0 None

 

George Tait - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1

 

George Tait - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
Friendly 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1

 

George Tait - Match History
Club: Birmingham Excelsior F.C. - 1 full cap
Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full cap
1 12

26-Feb-1881

England 0 Wales 1 Alexandra Meadows, Blackburn Fr HL Start n/a

Notes

[Biographical sketch to come]

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