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James Turner

Bolton Wanderers FC, Stoke FC, Derby County FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 3 D 0 L 0 F 18: A 2
100% successful

1893-98

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name James Turner
name notes There is no evidence that this James Turner had a middle name of Albert.  It was based on the Turner that died in 1904 which has turned out to be incorrect.
Born 1866 in Blackbull, nr Goldenhill, Staffordshire [registered in x].
date based on his death registration

Census Notes

 
 
 
 
 
Died 25 November 1903, aged 37 years nk days [registered in Stoke-upon-Trent, December 1903] of consumption
Death notes not 9 April 1904 in Prestwich. That is the death of James Albert Turner, whom was presumed to be Stoke footballer, but census research revealed a different Jimmy Turner
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began his playing career with Black Lane Rovers FC, before he joined Bolton Wanderers FC in early 1889. He left to join Stoke FC 1894. His transfer in August only cost £50, instead of £150, as it was settled by tribunal, at the request of Turner. Derby County FC signed Turner in June 1896 for a £70 transfer fee. Rejoined Stoke in August 1898 until he was released in August 1899.
Club honours FA Cup runners-up 1897-98;
Individual honours Football League (one appearance)
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of four who became the 206th players (207) to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-half
First match No. 48, 13 March 1893, England 6 Wales 0, a British Championship match at Victoria Park, Boothen, Stoke-on-Trent, aged 26/27 years x days.
Last match No. 62, 5 March 1898, Ireland 2 England 3, a British Championship match at Solitude Ground, Cliftonville, Belfast, aged 31/32 years x days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1892-93, 1894-95, 1897-98;
Team honours British Championship winners 1892-93, 1894-95, 1897-98;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Worked as a clerk for a commercial firm. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.252.

 

James Turner - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
5 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.

 

James Turner - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 2 0 0 15 0 +15 0 2 7.50 0.00 100.0 +2
Away 1 1 0 0 3 2 +1 0 0 3.00 2.00 100.0 +1
All - British Championship 3 3 0 0 18 2 +16 0 2 6.00 0.667 100.0 +3

 

James Turner - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1892-93 1 1 0 0 6 0 +6 0 1 6.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1894-95 1 1 0 0 9 0 +9 0 1 9.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC 1897-98 1 1 0 0 3 2 +1 0 0 3.00 2.00 100.0 +1
BC All 3 3 0 0 18 2 +16 0 2 6.00 0.667 100.0 +3
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 3 0 0 18 2 +16 0 2 6.00 0.667 100.0 +3
All 3 3 0 0 18 2 +16 0 2 6.00 0.667 100.0 +3

 

James Turner - Match History
 Club: Bolton Wanderers F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 26/27
1 48 13 March 1893 - England 6 Wales 0, Victoria Ground, Stoke-on-Trent BC HW Start lh
 Club: Stoke F.C. - 1 full cap  
Age 27/28
- 52 7 April 1894 - Scotland 2 England 2, Celtic Park, Glasgow BC AD withdrawn
Age 28/29
2 53 9 March 1895 - England 9 Ireland 0, Derbyshire County Cricket Ground, Derby BC HW Start lh
 Club: Derby County F.C. - 1 full cap  
Age 30/31
- 61 3 April 1897 - England 1 Scotland 2, Sports Arena, Penge BC HL reserve
Age 31/32
3 62 5 March 1898 - Ireland 2 England 3
,
Solitude Ground, Belfast
BC AW Start lh

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