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Tommy Urwin

Middlesbrough FC, Newcastle United FC

4 appearances, 0 goals

P 4 W 2 D 1 L 1 F x: A x
63% successful

1921-26

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
360

Profile

Full name Thomas Urwin
Born 5 February 1896 in Haswell, county Durham [registered in x, x].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, .

According to the 1911 census, .
According to Passenger Lists, Tom Urwin was one of eighteen footballers on an FA Tour, courtesy of Canadian Pacific Railway Company, had left the port of Liverpool on 11 May 1931, bound for Montreal, Canada, on the Duchess of Richmond. They returned from Quebec, arriving at Southampton on 23 July 1931, on board the Empress of Britain. He was living at 7 Abingdon Street in Sunderland.

Died 7 May 1968, aged x years x days [registered in x].
Height/Weight 5' 6", 10st. 10lbs [1922].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Sunderland, and spent his junior playing days in the Sunderland Nonconformist League, playing with Fulwell FC. Afterwards, he was playing with Lambton Star FC. Joined Shildon FC as an amateur in 1913. He signed professional forms in February 1914. Afterwhich Middlesbrough signed him in the May. After spending a decade with the Teesside club, for a 3200 pounds transfer fee, he joined Tyneside club, Newcastle United FC. Urwin complete the three rivers when he joined the Wearside club, Sunderland AFC in February 1930, for a 525 pound transfer fee. He retired in 1936.
Club honours Football League Champions 1926-27;
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 seven who became the 451st players (457) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
First match No. 135, 21 May 1923, Sweden 2 England 4, an end-of-season tour match at Stockholms Olympiastadion, Stockholm, aged 27 years 105 days.
Last match No. 1 March 1926, England 1 Wales 3, aged 30 years 24 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1925-26
Team honours None
Individual honours FA Tour of Canada 1931;
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Later became coach to Sunderland AFC's junior players. And worked latterley as a clerk in a Sunderland hospital, retiring in February 1962 - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.252/253.

 

Tommy Urwin - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 4 - 360 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.

 

Tommy Urwin - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Urwin - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Urwin - Match Record - Tournament Matches
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Tommy Urwin - Match History
 Club: Middlesbrough F.C. - x full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 4 full capsx

Age 25
- 124 14 March 1921 - Wales 0 England 0, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD reserve
Age 27
1 135 21 May 1923 - Sweden 2 England 4, Stockholms Olympiastadion, Stockholm tour AW Start ol
2 136 24 May 1923 - Sweden 1 England 3, Stockholms Olympiastadion, Stockholm AW Start ol
3 138 1 November 1923 - Belgium 2 England 2, Bosuil Stadion, Antwerpen Fr AD Start ol

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