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Jimmy Dimmock

Tottenham Hotspur FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 1 D 0 L 2 F 6: A 9
33% successful

1921-26

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name James Henry Dimmock
Born 5 December 1900 in Edmonton, Middlesex [registered in Edmonton, March 1901].

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, the four-month James is the youngest of three children to Walter and Emma. They live at 125 Brettenham Road in Edmonton. His father is a street hawker.

According to the 1911 census, James now has another five younger siblings and with their parents they all live at 4 Carey Cottages in the Montagu Road, Edmonton. His father is now a boot repairer. The census return reveals that James is one of eight children, one of his siblings had died at some point before 1911.

Married to Alice Mathers [registered in Edmonton, March 1921].
Died 23 December 1972, aged 72 years 18 days [registered in Enfield, December 1972].
Height/Weight 5' 9½", 11st. 9lbs [1921].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Edmonton and junior football for Park Avenue FC and Gothic Works FC. He was registered with Tottenham Hotspur FC when he was seventeen years old. He assisted Clapton Orient FC and Edmonton Ramblers FC during WW1, eventually becoming a Tottenham professional in May 1919. Joined Thames FC in August 1931. Then Clapton Orient FC in September 1932. He ended his career with Ashford FC in March 1934, retiring soon afterwards.
Club honours Football League Division Two winners 1919-20; FA Cup winners 1920-21;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 409th players (413) to appear for England.
Position(s) Outside-left
First match No. 125, 9 April 1921, Scotland 3 England 0, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow, aged 20 years x days.
Last match No. 150, 24 May 1926, Belgium 3 England 5, an end-of-season friendly match at Olympisch Stadion, Antwerpen, aged 25 years x days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1920-21;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Worked in the road haulage industry after leaving the game. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.87.

 

Jimmy Dimmock - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
5 3 2 270 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.

 

Jimmy Dimmock - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
Away 2 1 0 1 5 6 -1 1 0 2.50 3.00 50.0 =0
All 3 1 0 2 6 9 -3 1 0 2.00 3.00 33.3 -1

 

Jimmy Dimmock - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5 1 0 0.50 3.00 0.00 -2
Friendly 1 1 0 0 5 3 +2 0 0 5.00 3.00 100.0 +1
All 3 1 0 2 6 9 -3 1 0 2.00 3.00 33.3 -1

 

Jimmy Dimmock - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1920-21 1 0 0 1 0 3 -3 1 0 0.00 3.00 0.00 -1
BC 1925-26 1 0 0 1 1 3 -2 0 0 1.00 3.00 0.00 -1
BC All 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5 1 0 0.50 3.00 0.00 -2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5 1 0 0.50 3.00 0.00 -2
All 2 0 0 2 1 6 -5 1 0 0.50 3.00 0.00 -2

 

Jimmy Dimmock - Match History
 Club: Tottenham Hotspur F.C. - 3 full caps

Coach: F..A. International Select Committee - 3 full capsx

Age 20
- 124 14 March 1921 - Wales 0 England 0, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD withdrawn injured
1 125 9 April 1921 - Scotland 3 England 0, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AL Start ol
Age 25
2 148 1 March 1926 - England 1 Wales 3, Selhurst Park, South Norwood BC HL Start ol
3 150 24 May 1926 - Belgium 3 England 5, Olympisch Stadion, Antwerpen tour AW Start ol
- 151 27 May 1926 - France vs. England, Stade Olympique Yves-du-Manoir, Paris - match postponed App squad member

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