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Ernie Taylor

Newcastle United FC, Blackpool FC

1 appearance, 0 goal

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 3: A 6
0% successful

1951-53

captain: none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Ernest Taylor
Born 2 September 1925 in Pallion, Sunderland, county Durham [registered in Sunderland, December 1925].
Attended Diamond Hall Primary School in Pallion.

Census Notes

According to the 1939 register, schoolboy Ernest is the fifth of sixth children to Joseph and Mary, living at 14 Garnet Street in the Pallion area of Sunderland. His father is a shipyard plater.

Died 9 April 1985, aged 59 years 219 days [registered in Birkenhead, June 1985].
Height/Weight 5' 5½", 10st. 4lbs [1955].

Source

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

Biographies Tom Thumb Ernie Taylor: Manchester United Legend - Mark Metcalf (JMD, September 2013)
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) Taylor first played for Sunderland Boys' as a nine-year old, and doing so for the next five years. He also played with the Diamond Hall juniors and senior sides. Joined Newcastle United FC 1942-51, Blackpool FC 1951-58 for a £27,000 fee, Manchester United February 1958 until December that year. Sunderland AFC December 1958 until 1961.
Club honours FA Cup winners 1950-51, 1952-53, 1957-58;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 725th players (725) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
Only match No. 284, 25 November 1953, England 3 Hungary 6, a friendly match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 28 years 84 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours England B (one appearance, 1956)
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Ernie Taylor - Career Statistics
Squads Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
2 1 0 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.

 

Ernie Taylor - Match Record - All Matches - By Colour of Shirt - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - White - Friendly 1 0 0 1 3 6 -3 0 0 3.00 6.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 3 6 -3 0 0 3.00 6.00 0.00 -1

 Match History

 Club: Newcastle United F.C. - no full appearances

manager: Walter Winterbottom - one full appearance (90 min)x

Age 25
264 19 May 1951 - England 5 Portugal 2, Goodison Park, Liverpool Fr HW unused sub

 Club: Blackpool F.C. - one full appearance (90 min)  

Age 28
1 284 25 November 1953 - England 3 Hungary 6, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HL Start 8

Age 30
1 b 21 March 1956 - England 4 Switzerland 1, The Dell, Southampton Fr HW Start 8

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