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Jackie Crawford

Chelsea FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

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

1935

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name John Forsyth Crawford
Born 26 September 1896 in South Shields, county Durham [registered in South Shields, September 1896].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, John is the second of four children to James and Elizabeth. They live at 8 Salmon Terrace in South Shields. His Scot father is a shipping surveyor.

According to the 1911 census, John F., now has another two younger sibling and all six live with their parents at 5 Elm Street in Jarrow-on-Tyne. His father is a naval architect. John himself is a timekeeper along with his elder sister, Elizabeth.

Married to Henrietta Ferguson [registered in South Shields, December 1921].
Died 27 September 1975, aged 79 years 1 day [registered in Surrey Mid-Eastern, September 1975].
Height/Weight 5' 2", 8st. 6lbs [1930].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Began his playing career with Palmers' Works FC of Jarrow. He spent time with the Royal Navy during WW1, before returning to Jarrow Town FC. As an outside-left, Hull City AFC signed Crawford on 4 March 1920 in the shipyard. He moved across to outside-right through the next season. Chelsea FC signed him for a £3000 transfer fee in May 1923. Joined Queen's Park Rangers FC in May 1934, retired in 1937.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of two who became the 558th players (559) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
Only match No. 175, 28 March 1931, Scotland 2 England 0, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow, aged 34 years 182 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1930-31;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

After retiring from playing, remained with Queen's Park Rangers FC to coach the team until 1939. Worked in a factory during WW2. After the Second World War, helped out Maldon Town FC of Essex, as a hobby. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.77/78.

 

Jackie Crawford - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
1 1 1 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.

 

Jackie Crawford - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - British Championship 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1

 

Jackie Crawford - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1934-35 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
BC All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1
All 1 0 0 1 0 2 -2 1 0 0.00 2.00 0.00 -1

 

Jackie Crawford - Match History
 Club: Chelsea F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 34
1 175 28 March 1931 - Scotland 2 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start ol

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