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Bob Kelly

Burnley FC, Sunderland AFC, Huddersfield Town AFC

14 caps, 8 goals

P 14 W 6 D 2 L 6 F x: A x
50% successful

1920-28

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
1260

Profile

Full name Robert Kelly
Born 16 November 1893 in Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire [registered in Wigan, March 1894]

Census Notes

According to the 1901 census, Robert is the youngest of four children, all sons, to John and Catherine. They live at 161 Heath Road in Ashton-in-Makerfield. His father is a coal pit sinker.

He, or any of his family, cannot be found on the 1911 census.

Died 22 September 1969, aged 75 years 310 days [registered in Fylde, Lancashire, September 1969].
Height/Weight 5' 7", 7st. 10lbs [1925].

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 the 395th players (396) to appear for England.
Position(s) Inside/outside-right
First match No. 122, 10 April 1920, England 5 Scotland 4, a British Championship match at Hillsborough, Sheffield, aged 26 years 146 days.
Last match No. x, 31 March 1928, aged 34 years 136 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1919-20
Team honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

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

 

Bob Kelly - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
- - - - - - 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.

 

Bob Kelly - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Away - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Bob Kelly - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Friendly - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Bob Kelly - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1919-20 1 1 0 0 5 4 +1 0 0 5.00 4.00 100.0 +1
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
x - - - - - - - - - - - - -
All - - - - - - - - - - - - -

 

Bob Kelly - Match History
 Club: Burnley F.C. - 11 full caps

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 14 full capsx

Age 26
1 122 10 April 1920 - England 5 Scotland 4, Hillsborough, Sheffield BC HW Start ir
2 - 23 October 1920 - x, x BC x Start x
Age 27
3 - 14 March 1921 - x, x BC x Start x
4 - 9 April 1921 - x, x x Start x
Age 28
5 - 13 March 1922 - x, x BC x Start x
6 - 8 April 1922 - x, x x Start x
Age 29
- 132 19 March 1923 - England 6 Belgium 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW reserve
7 - 14 April 1923 - x, x BC x Start x
8 - 20 October 1923 - x, x BC x Start x
Age 30
9 - 22 October 1924 - x, x BC x Start x
Age 31
10 - 28 February 1925 - x, x BC x Start x
11 - 4 April 1925 - x, x x Start x
 Club: Sunderland A.F.C. - 1 full cap  
Age 32
12 - 1 March 1926 - x, x x x Start x
 Club: Huddersfield Town A.F.C. - 2 full caps  
Age 33
13 - 21 May 1927 - x, x Fr x Start x
Age 34
14 - 31 March 1928 - x, x x x Start x

Notes

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