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Teddy Taylor

Huddersfield Town AFC

8 appearances, 1 own goal, 10 goals against

P 8 W 3 D 3 L 2 F 15: A 10
56% successful

1922-26

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
720

Profile

Full Name Edward Taylor

Notes

Edward is sometimes tagged with Hallows as a middle name.  He was not born with this name, and he did not die with it.  Hallows is in fact, his mother's maiden name.  And he may have used as a tribute to his mother (who died aged 41 years), or indeed, his sporting cousins.
Born 7 March 1887 in West Derby, Liverpool [One of two registered in West Derby, March 1887].

Census Notes

According to the 1891 census, the four year-old Edward, is the youngest of four sons, but the sixth of seven children.  His parents, Irishman Robert and Sarah, all living at 121 Townsend Lane, West Derby.  His father was a clerk for the Railways.

According to the 1901 census, Edward was the youngest of six children to remain at the family home, 39 Osborne Road.  His father still a clerk, his mother had died (1891).

According to the 1911 census, Edward is now one of five children left in the family home, still at 39 Osborne Road.  He is now a clerk at the Flour Mill.

Died 5 July 1956 in Huddersfield, aged 69 years 120 days [registered in Huddersfield, September 1956].
Height/Weight 5' 9", 12st. 7lbs [1922].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Started his career in Liverpool with the Marlborough Old Boys and Liverpool Balmoral.  He joined his first professional club, Oldham Athletic FC in February 1912, before returning to Merseyside to guest for Liverpool FC during the wartime matches, he also guested for Fulham FC.  Following 87 league appearances with the Latics, Taylor joined Huddersfield Town AFC in June 1922 for £2,500.  After another 119 league appearances, another return to Merseyside ensued, this time when Everton FC signed him on 12 February 1927.  He left after 40 league appearances to join Ashton National in September 1928.  In his final season, he joined Wrexham AFC in November 1928, retiring from football at the end of that season, after a final 25 league appearances.
Club honours Football League champions 1923-24, 1925-26, 1927-28;
Individual honours Football League (two appearances)
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 433rd players (433) to appear for England. 47th goalkeeper to play for England.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. 130, 21 October 1922, England 2 Ireland 0, a British Championship match at The Hawthorns, Sandwell, West Bromwich, aged 35 years 228 days.
Last match No. 149, 17 April 1926, England 0 Scotland 1, a British Championship match at Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester, aged 39 years 41 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1922-23, 1923-24, 1925-26;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions A cousin to Charlie Hallows, a Lancashire and England cricketer.

Beyond England

Taylor later went into the cotton trade in Manchester.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.243.

 

Teddy Taylor - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av.
Capt. Disc.
9 8 6 720 10 72 min 1 12.5% 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.

 

Teddy Taylor - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 4 2 1 1 7 3 +4 1 1 1.75 0.75 62.5 +1
Away 4 1 2 1 8 7 +1 0 0 2.00 1.75 50.0 =0
All 8 3 3 2 15 10 +5 1 1 1.875 1.25 56.3 +1

 

Teddy Taylor - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1
Friendly 2 2 0 0 9 2 +7 0 0 4.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All 8 3 3 2 15 10 +5 1 1 1.875 1.25 56.3 +1

 

Teddy Taylor - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1922-23 3 1 2 0 6 4 +2 0 1 2.00 1.333 66.7 +1
BC 1923-24 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 0 0 1.00 1.50 25.0 -1
BC 1925-26 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
BC All 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1
All 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1

 

Teddy Taylor - Match History
 Club: Huddersfield Town A.F.C. - 8 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 8 full capsx

Age 35
1 130 21 October 1922 - England 2 Ireland 0, The Hawthorns, West Bromwich BC HW Start gk
2 131 5 March 1923 - Wales 2 England 2, Ninian Park, Cardiff   AD Start gk
Age 36
3 132 19 March 1923 - England 6 Belgium 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW Start gk
4 133 14 April 1923 - Scotland 2 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD Start gk
5 137 20 October 1923 - Ireland 2 England 1, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AL Start gk
Age 37
6 140 12 April 1924 - England 1 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HD Start gk
7 141 17 May 1924 - France 1 England 3, Stade Pershing, Paris Fr AW Start gk
- 142 22 October 1924 - England 3 Ireland 1, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW withdrew
Age 39
8 149 17 April 1926 - England 0 Scotland 1, Old Trafford, Manchester BC HL Start gk

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