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Tommy Grosvenor

Birmingham FC

3 appearances, 2 goals

P 3 W 2 D 0 L 1 F 8: A 3
67% successful

1933

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
270

Profile

Full name Arthur Thomas Grosvenor
Born 22 November 1908 in Windmill End, Nertherton Park, near Rowley Regis, Staffordshire [registered in Dudley, Staffs, December 1908].

Census Notes

According to the 1911 census, Arthur is the second of three children, to Sidney Maurice and Phoebe. They live at 11b Windmill End in Rowley Regis, Dudley. His father is a car fitter, his mother sells shoes.

Married to Edith Baxter [registered in Rowley Regis, Staffs, June 1936]. The only Arthur T. Grosvenor to marry, it also happened to me in his hometown.
Died 31 October 1972, aged 63 years x days [registered in Dudley, Staffs, December 1972].
Height/Weight 6' 1¼", 12st. 1lbs [1934].

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 three who became 588th players (589) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside-right
First match No. 188, 14 October 1933, Ireland 0 England 3, a British Championship match at Windsor Park, Donegall Avenue, Belfast, aged 24 years 326 days.
Last match No. 190, 6 December 1933, England 4 France 1, a friendly match at White Hart Lane, Tottenham, London, aged 25 years 14 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1933-34;
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.

 

Tommy Grosvenor - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
3 3 2 270 2 135 min 2 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.

 

Tommy Grosvenor - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 2 1 0 1 5 3 +2 0 0 2.50 1.50 50.0 =0
Away 1 1 0 0 3 0 +3 0 1 3.00 0.00 100.0 +1
All 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 0 1 2.667 1.00 66.7 +1

 

Tommy Grosvenor - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0
Friendly 1 1 0 0 4 1 +3 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 3 2 0 1 8 3 +5 0 1 2.667 1.00 66.7 +1

 

Tommy Grosvenor - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1933-34 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0
BC All 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0
All 2 1 0 1 4 2 +2 0 1 2.00 1.00 50.0 =0

 

Tommy Grosvenor - Match History
 Club: Birmingham F.C. - 3 full caps

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

Age 24
1 188 14 October 1933 - Ireland 0 England 3, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AW Start ir
2 189 15 November 1933 - England 1 Wales 2, St. James' Park, Newcastle-upon-Tyne HL Start ir/ch
Age 25
3 190 6 December 1933 - England 4 France 1, White Hart Lane, Tottenham Fr HW Start ir

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