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Billy Furness

Leeds United AFC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 0 D 1 L 0 F 1: A 1
50% successful

1933

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name William Isaac Furness
Born 8 June 1909 in Washington, county Durham [registered in Chester-le-Street, September 1909].

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, William Isaac is the youngest of two children, along with Eliza, to George William and Mary Elizabeth.  They live at 1 New Road in Washington. His father is an engineman in the mines.

Married to Mary Carroll [registered in Gateshead, Durham, September 1935].
Died 29 August 1980, aged x years x days [registered in Norwich, Norfolk, September 1980].
Height/Weight x' x½", xst. xlbs [x].

Source

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

Biographies x
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of six who became 582nd players (587) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-left
Only match No. 186, 13 May 1933, Italy 1 England 1, an end-of-season tour match at Stadio Nazionale del Partito Nazionale Fascista, Parioli, Roma, aged x years x days.
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Billy Furness - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
2 1 0 90 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.

 

Billy Furness - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away - Friendly 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Billy Furness - Match History
 Club: Leeds United A.F.C. - 1 full cap

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

Age 23
1 186 13 May 1933 - Italy 1 England 1, Stadio NPNF, Roma tour AD Start lb
- 187 20 May 1933 - Switzerland 0 England 4, Sportplatz Neufeld, Bern AW reserve

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