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Cecil Wingfield-Stratford

Royal Engineers FC

1 cap, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 0 L 1 F 1: A 3
0% successful

1877

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Brigadier-General Cecil Vernon Wingfield-Stratford, CBE, CMG, CB
Born 7 October 1853 in West Malling, Kent [registered ?].

Census Notes

According to the 1861 census.

According to the 1871 census.

According to the 1881 census.

According to the 1891 census.

According to the 1901 census.

According to the 1911 census.

Married -
Died 5 February 1939, aged 85 years x days [registered in ?].
Height/Weight not known

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Attended the Royal Military Academy in Woolwich, London, before joining the Royal Engineers in 1873; also represented Kent.
Club honours FA Cup winners 1874-75;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of seven who became the 43rd players (49) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Only match No. 6, 3 March 1877, England 1 Scotland 3, a friendly match at Surrey Cricket Ground, The Oval, Kennington, London, aged 23 years 231 days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Served with the Royal Engineers 1873-1910, when he retired holding the rank of brigadier.  We was recalled for service in World War One.  Awarded the CMG 1916 and CB 1918. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.273.

 

Cecil Wingfield-Stratford - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
1 1 90 0 0 min 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.

 

Cecil Wingfield-Stratford - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - Friendly 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 00.0 -1
All 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 00.0 -1

 

Cecil Wingfield-Stratford - Match History
 Club: Royal Engineers F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 1 full capx

Age 20
1 6 3 March 1877 - England 1 Scotland 3, Surrey Cricket Ground, The Oval, Kennington, London Fr HL Start ol

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