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Tom Garrett

Blackpool FC

3 appearances, 0 goals

P 3 W 2 D 1 L 0 F 7: A 3
83% successful

1952-53

captain: none
minutes played:
270

Timeline

  Thomas H. Garrett
Birth 28 February 1927 in Easington Colliery, county Durham [registered as Thomas H. in Sunderland, March 1927].
  According to the 1939 register, Pupil Thomas H. is one of a few children living at 53 Goschen Street in Sunderland with his boilermaker father, Edward, and his mother, Mary
Death 16 April 2006 in Wallsend, New South Wales, aged 79 years 47 days [registered in Australia].

Source

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

Club Career

Club(s) Signed for Blackpool FC from Horden CW Juniors when he was 17 years old. Guested for Horden and Easington FC's during the war years.
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x
Height/Weight 5' 10¼", 12st. 0lbs [1951].

Source

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

England Career

Player number 715th player to appear for England.
Position(s) Left/right back
First match No. 269, 5 April 1952, Scotland 1 England 2, a British Championship match at Hampden Park, Mount Florida, Glasgow, aged 25 years 37 days.
Last match No. 281, 10 October 1953, Wales 1 England 4, a British Championship match at Ninian Park, Sloper Road, Cardiff, aged 26 years 224 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1951-52, 1953-54;
Team honours British Championship shared 1951-52, winners 1953-54;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Tom Garrett - Career Statistics
Parties Apps comp. apps Mins. Goals goals ave.min comp. goals Capt. Disc.
6 3 2 270 0 0 min 0 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.

 

Tom Garrett - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Away 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 0 0 2.333 1.00 83.3 +2
All 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 0 0 2.333 1.00 83.3 +2

 

Tom Garrett - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
British Championship 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +2

Note that the 1953-54 records of the World Cup and British Championship are duplicated, and one set is therefore deducted from the grand total.

Friendly 1 0 1 0 1 1 =0 0 0 1.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 3 2 1 0 7 3 +4 0 0 2.333 1.00 83.3 +2

 

Tom Garrett - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP/BC 1953-54 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
WCP All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1951-52 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC/WCP 1953-54 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +2

Note that the 1953-54 records of the World Cup and British Championship are duplicated, and one set is therefore deducted from the grand total.

All 2 2 0 0 6 2 +4 0 0 3.00 1.00 100.0 +2

Match History

 Club: Blackpool F.C. - three full appearances (270 min)

manager: Walter Winterbottom - three full appearances (270 min)x

Age 25
1 269 5 April 1952 - Scotland 1 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AW Start 3
2 270 18 May 1952 - Italy 1 England 1, Stadio Comunale di Firenze, Firenze tour AD Start 3
271 25 May 1952 - Austria 2 England 3, Praterstadion, Wien AW unused sub
272 28 May 1952 - Switzerland 0 England 3, Hardturm Stadion, Zürich AW unused sub
273 4 October 1952 - Ireland 2 England 2, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AD withdrawn reserve

Age 26
276 18 April 1953 - England 2 Scotland 2, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HD reserve
u/o 14 May 1953 - Buenos Aires XI 3 FA XI 1, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires
tour
AL Start 2
277 17 May 1953 - Argentina 0 England 0, Estadio Monumental, Buenos Aires - abandoned after 36 minutes AD
ab
unused sub
278 24 May 1953 - Chile 1 England 2, Estadio Nacional de Chile, Santiago AW unused sub
279 31 May 1953 - Uruguay 2 England 1, Estadio Centenario, Montevideo AL unused sub
280 8 June 1953 - United States 3 England 6, Yankee Stadium, New York AW unused sub
3 281 10 October 1953 - Wales 1 England 4, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC/
WCP
AW Start 2

Notes

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