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Johnny Horne

Accrington FC



Full name John Kay Horne
Born 17 January 1862 in Accrington, Lancashire [registered in Haslingden, March 1862]
Baptised 16 February 1862 in Accrington
Married to Margaret Ellen Illingworth Law, at St. John the Evangelist Church, Accrington [registered in Haslingden, September 1893]
Died 31 October 1926 at Oakleigh, Tarleton, Preston [registered in Ormskirk, December 1896]
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Played with Accrington FC, before leaving to join Blackburn Rovers FC, afterwhich he joined Nelson FC in 1891.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Distinctions Horne suffered a cracked rib and became the first goalkeeper in the Football League to be replaced by a team-mate.

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England



Johnny Horne - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Capt. Disc.
1 0 0 0 0 min 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.


Johnny Horne - Match History
 Clubs: Accrington F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 27
- 36 2 March 1889 - England 6 Ireland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool BC HW reserve