England Football Online
Page Last Updated 9 August 2014
Uncapped Players Index

George Clifford

Portsmouth FC




Full name George Clifford
Born 10 February 1896 in Harrogate, North Riding of Yorkshire [there is no birth registration to confirm this, becasue he must have been born in 1900!!]


According to Passenger Lists, 26 year-old George Clifford was part of the FA Tour that left Southampton bound for Quebec, Canada on 15 May 1926 on board the Empress of Scotland, they returned to Liverpool on 23 July 1926 on board the Montroyal.

Died -
Height/Weight not known

Club Career

Club(s) Began his career at Sutton Junction FC, from where he joined Portsmouth FC in 1924. He remained for six seasons, making 175 league appearances, before transferring to Mansfield Town FC in 1930. He made another 39 league appearances. He ended his career at Ilkeston Town FC.
Club honours None
Individual honours FA Charity Shield runners-up with Professionals 1926;
Distinctions None


Michael Joyce's Football League Players' Records

England Career

Player number Uncapped
Position(s) Right-back
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours F.A. Tour of Canada 1926
Distinctions None

Beyond England



George Clifford - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Capt. Disc.
2 0 0 0 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.


George Clifford - Match History
 Club: Portsmouth F.C. - 0 full caps

F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 32
- 160 17 May 1928 - France 1 England 5, Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Paris tour AW reserve
- 161 19 May 1928 - Belgium 1 England 3, Olympisch Stadion, Antwerpen AW