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Walter Bull

Notts County FC, Tottenham Hotspur FC




Full name Walter Bull
Born 19 December 1874 in Nottingham, Nottinghamshire [registered in Nottingham, March 1875] To James Bull and Mary Ann (née Brookhouse)
Married to Elizabeth Greenfield, on 31 July 1897 in Emmanuel Church, Nottingham [registered in Nottingham, September 1897]. Five children, Arthur Walter, Leonard James, Dora Grace, Walter Edward and Bernard.
Remarried to Eliza Ann Notman on 19 December 1914 in St Ann's, Nottingham [registered in Nottingham, December 1914].
Died 21 July 1952 in Nottingham, aged 77 years [registered in Nottingham, September 1952]
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Started with Nottingham local side St. Andrew's FC and joined Notts County in 1894. Joined Tottenham Hotspur FC in May 1904. A transfer fee that cost £300. Heanor United FC on 23 June 1910. Left for Argentina in April 1911 before returning to player-manage Northampton Town FC from July 1912 to 1913.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Distinctions not known

Management Career

Club(s) Left for Argentina in April 1911 to coach before returning to player-manage Northampton Town FC from 1 July 1912 to 1913, becoming successor to the great Herbert Chapman.

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Becoming a master at Dragon School, Oxford, soon after completing his under graduate days, he refused invitations to go elsewhere and died joint headmaster of the preparatory school.


Walter Bull - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min Capt. Disc.
4 0 0 0 0 min none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.


Walter Bull - Match History
 Clubs: Notts County F.C. - 0 full appearances

F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 25
- 68 17 March 1900 - Ireland 0 England 2, Lansdowne Road, Dublin BC AW reserve
 Clubs: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 0 full appearances  
Age 31
- 86 17 February 1906 - Ireland 0 England 5, Solitude Ground, Belfast BC AW reserve
- 87 19 March 1906 - Wales 0 England 1, Cardiff Arms Park, Cardiff AW reserve
- 88 7 April 1906 - Scotland 2 England 1, Hampden Park, Glasgow AL replacement reserve