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Tim Ward

Derby County FC

2 appearances, 0 goals

P 2 W 2 D 0 L 0 F 6: A 2
100% successful

1948-49

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
180

Profile

Full name Victor Timothy Ward
Born 16 September 1917 in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire [registered as Victor T. in Cheltenham, September 1917]. Adopted son of William and Eunice Andrews.
Attended Charlton Kings Boys School in Cheltenham.

register notes

Cannot be found on the 1939 register, presumed still closed.
According to Passenger Lists, Timothy Ward was one of numerous professional footballers (The FA Tourists of Canada) returning to the Port of Liverpool on 30 June 1950 from Montréal, Québec. He is aboard the Empress of Canada. His address is stated as 59 Sunnyhill Avenue in Derby.
Married to Harriett Annie May 'Nancy' Elliott, on 20 January 1940 at St. Luke's Church, Derby [registered in Derby, March 1940]. The reception was held at St. Luke's School and the honeymoon spent in Broadway, Worcestershire. Address stated as The Briars in Charlton Kings.
"Given away by her brother, Mr. G. Elliott, the bride wore an embossed satin beaute dress, a wreath of orange blossom, and a veil. She carried a bouquet of Madonna lilies."
- Derby Telegraph, 20 January 1940.
They had one son, Timothy Andrew (b.22 April 1949).
Died 28 January 1993, aged 75 years 134 days [registered in East Staffordshire, March 1993].
Height/Weight 5' 10", 10st. 12lbs [1937], 5' 9", 11st. 9lbs [1951].

Source

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

Biographies Armed with a Football: Memoir of Tim Ward, Footballer and Father - Andrew Ward (Crowberry Ltd., 27 October 1994)
 

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began his career with local club side, Cheltenham Town FC. Signed as a left-half for Derby County FC on 7 April 1937. He was loaned back to Cheltenham Town FC in September 1939 for a couple of matches. He played a couple of regional games for Notts County FC in 1940.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

Managerial Career

Club(s): Ward inherited the successful Derby County FC team that Brian Clough and Peter Taylor left.
Club honours:

England Career

Player number 668th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Right-half
First match No. 235, 21 September 1947, Belgium 2 England 5, a friendly match at Stade du Heysel, Plateau du Heysel, Bruxelles, aged 30 years 5 days.
Last match No. 243, 10 November 1948, England 1 Wales 0, a British Championship match at Villa Park, Trinity Road, Birmingham, aged 31 years 55 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1948-49;
Team honours None
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Tim Ward - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 2 1 2 0 0 180 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.

 

Tim Ward - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match - By Colour of Shirt
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
Away - Friendly 1 1 0 0 5 2 +3 0 0 5.00 2.00 100.0 +1
All - White 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 1 3.00 1.00 100.0 +2

 

Tim Ward - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1948-49 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
BC All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 1 0 +1 0 1 1.00 0.00 100.0 +1

 

Tim Ward - Match History
 Club: Derby County F.C. - 2 full caps

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 2 full capsx

Age 30
1 235 21 September 1947 - Belgium 2 England 5, Stade du Heysel, Bruxelles Fr AW Start 4
Age 31
2 243 10 November 1948 - England 1 Wales 0, Villa Park, Birmingham BC HW Start 4

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