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Arthur Willis

Tottenham Hotspur FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 2: A 2
50% successful

1951

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Arthur Willis (*Actual for and against are the goals scored
while the player was on the field.)
Born 2 February 1920, in Denaby, Doncaster, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Doncaster, March 1920].

Register notes

According to the 1939 register, Arthur is an aircraft tank fitter, living at home with his parents, Charles and Alice at 49 Woolmer Road in Edmonton. His father is an aircraft bench worker.

Died 7 November 1987, aged 67 years 278 days [registered in Harverfordwest, December 1987].
Height/Weight 5' 7", 11st. 2lbs [1950].

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 707th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Left-back
Only match No. 265, 3 October 1951, England 2 France 2, a Festival of Britain celebration match at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury, Islington, London, aged 31 years 243 days.
Major tournaments None
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.

 

Arthur Willis - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub off Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- 1 0 1 0 0 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.

 

Arthur Willis - 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 - Friendly - White 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 2 2 =0 0 0 2.00 2.00 50.0 =0

 

Arthur Willis - Match History
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 1 full capx

Age 31
1 265 3 October 1951 - England 2 France 2, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HD Start 3

Notes

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