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Vic Watson

West Ham United FC

5 appearances, 4 goals

P 5 W 1 D 4 L 0 F 12: A 7
60% successful

1923-30

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
450

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Profile

Full name Victor Martin Watson
Born 10 November 1897 [registered in x, x].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census.....

Died x, aged x years x days [registered in x].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

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

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 One of two who became the 438th players (439) to appear for England.
Position(s) Centre-forward
First match No. 131, 5 March 1923, Wales 2 England 2, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 25 years x days.
Last match o. 172, 14 May 1930, Austria 0 England 0, an end-of-season tour match at Hohe Warte Stadion, Heiligenstadt, Döbling, Wien, aged 32 years x days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1922-23, 1929-30;
Team honours British Championships winners 1929-30
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

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

 

Vic Watson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
6 5 3 450 4 113 min 4 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.

 

Vic Watson - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 1 0 0 5 2 +3 0 0 5.00 2.00 100.0 +1
Away 4 0 4 0 7 7 =0 1 1 1.75 1.75 50.0 =0
All 5 1 4 0 12 9 +2 1 1 2.40 1.80 60.0 +1

 

Vic Watson - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 3 1 2 0 9 6 +3 0 0 3.00 2.00 66.7 +1
Friendly 2 0 2 0 3 3 =0 1 1 1.50 1.50 50.0 =0
All 5 1 4 0 12 9 +2 1 1 2.40 1.80 60.0 +1

 

Vic Watson - 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 2 0 2 0 4 4 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
BC 1929-30 1 1 0 0 5 2 +3 0 0 5.00 2.00 100.0 +1
BC All 3 1 2 0 9 6 +3 0 0 3.00 2.00 66.7 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 3 1 2 0 9 6 +3 0 0 3.00 2.00 66.7 +1
All 3 1 2 0 9 6 +3 0 0 3.00 2.00 66.7 +1

 

Vic Watson - Match History
 Club: West Ham United F.C. - 5 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 5 full capsx

Age 25
1 131 5 March 1923 - Wales 2 England 2, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD Start cf
- 132 19 March 1923 - England 6 Belgium 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW withdrawn
2 133 14 April 1923 - Scotland 2 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD Start cf
Age 32
3 170 5 April 1930 - England 5 Scotland 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start cf
4 171 10 May 1930 - Germany 3 England 3, Deutsches Stadion, Berlin tour AD Start cf
5 172 14 May 1930 - Austria 0 England 0, Hohe Warte Stadion, Wien AD Start cf

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