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Russell Wainscoat

Leeds United AFC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1929

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name William Russell Wainscoat
Born 28 July 1898 in East Retford, Nottinghamshire [registered in East Retford, September 1898].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, William R. is the youngest of four children to Thomas and Annie. They live at 66 Wharton Street in the Ordsall area of East Retford. His father is a railway shunter. 

According to the 1911 census, schoolboy William Russell is the only son living at home with his widowed father. They live at Sunnyside Cottages on Carlton Road in Worksop with a housekeeper. His father remains as a railway shunter.
According to Passenger Lists, William R. Wainscoat was part of the FA Tour that left Southampton bound for Quebec, Canada on 15 May 1926 on board the Empress of Scotland, they returned to Liverpool on 23 July 1926 on board the Montroyal.

According to the 1939 register, William R., a licensed victualler, is married to Alice, and living at The Manor Hotel in Brierley Road, Hemsworth. He was also a WRC Head Warden.

Married to Alice L. Davis [registered in Barnsley, September 1926].
Died after 28 July 1967, aged 69 years c.0 days [registered in Worthing, Sussex, September 1967].
Buried in Broadwater & Worthing Cemetery
Height/Weight 5' 11", 12st. 7lbs [1929].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number 539th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-left
First match No. 164, 13 April 1929, Scotland 1 England 0, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow, aged 30 years 259 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1928-29;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.
Served twice during the war, firstly as a private for the Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire Regiment, and also as a sergeant with the Highland Light Infantry.

 

Russell Wainscoat - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 90 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.

 

Russell Wainscoat - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - British Championship 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

 

Russell Wainscoat - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1928-29 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
BC All 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 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

 

Russell Wainscoat - Match History
 Club: Leeds United A.F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 30
1 164 13 April 1929 - Scotland 1 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start il

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