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Teddy Taylor

Huddersfield Town AFC

8 appearances, 1 own goal, 10 goals against

P 8 W 3 D 3 L 2 F 15: A 10
56% successful

1922-26

captain: none
minutes played:
720

Timeline

  Edward Taylor

Notes

Edward is sometimes tagged with Hallows as a middle name. He was not born with this name, and he did not die with it. Hallows is in fact, his mother's maiden name. And he may have used as a tribute to his mother (who died aged 41 years), or indeed, his sporting cousins.
Birth Tuesday, 8 February 1887 in West Derby, Liverpool, Lancashire [One of two registered in West Derby, March 1887]. - .Not 7 March 1887
 

According to the 1891 census, the four year-old Edward, is the youngest of four sons, but the sixth of seven children. His parents, Irishman Robert and Sarah (née Hallows), all living at 121 Townsend Lane, West Derby. His father was a clerk for the Railways.

According to the 1901 census, Edward was the youngest of six children to remain at the family home, 39 Osborne Road. His father still a clerk, his mother had died (1891).

According to the 1911 census, Edward is now one of five children left in the family home, still at 39 Osborne Road. He is now a clerk at the Flour Mill.

According to the 1939 register, Edward, a raw cotton merchant, is married to May, and living with George (and probably Sheila) at 52 Westgate in Hale.
Marriage to Maggie Bickerstaff on Monday, 12 March 1917 at St. John the Divine Church, Fairfield, Lancashire [registered in West Derby, March 1917]. Stated as being a tobacconist, living at 17 Sandringham Road in The Brook. She was known as May.
Two children, George E.B. (b.mid1921) and Sheila A. (b.mid.1925).
Death Saturday, 5 March 1966 at Stepping Hill Hospital, Poplar Grove Street, in Stockport, Cheshire, aged 79 years 25 days [registered in Stockport, March 1966], after suffering with a heart-attack. Living at 7b Egerton Road South in Chorlton-cum-Hardy
Notes: not 5 July 1956

Obituary

"TAYLOR.—On March 5, 1966, EDWARD, aged 79 years, of 7b Egerton Road South, Heaton Chapel, late of Hale, beloved husband of May and dear father of George and Sheila. Service at Stockport Crematorium this day (Tuesday) at 3 30 p.m. No flowers, please. Inquiries to Messrs George Meredith. Tel. STO 2065."
Funeral 3.30pm., Tuesday, 8 March 1966 at Stockport Crematorium, Buxton Road, Stockport

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] Gwyn Lloyd, Family History &

Playing Career

Club(s) Started his career in Liverpool with the Marlborough Old Boys and Liverpool Balmoral FC. He also represented Lancashire and County Palatine. After a successful trial, he joined his first professional club, Oldham Athletic FC on 27 February 1912, before returning to Merseyside to guest for Liverpool FC during the wartime matches, he also guested for Fulham FC. Following 87 league appearances with the Latics, Taylor joined Huddersfield Town AFC on 1 June 1922 for £2,500. After another 119 league appearances - he missed the majority of the 1924-25 season because of a serious injury - another return to Merseyside ensued, this time when Everton FC signed him on 11 February 1927. He left after forty league appearances to join Ashton National FC in the Cheshire County League, on 7 September 1928. In his final season, he joined Wrexham AFC on 2 November 1928, retiring from football at the end of that season, after a final 25 league appearances.
Club honours Football League Champions 1923-24, 1924-25, 1925-26, runners-up 1926-27; FA Charity Shield winners 1922;
Individual honours Football League (two appearances); FA Charity Shield winners with Professionals 1923, 1924;
Distinctions None
Height/Weight 5' 9", 12st. 7lbs [1922].

Source

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

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 433rd players (433) to appear for England. 47th goalkeeper to play for England.
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. 130, 21 October 1922, England 2 Ireland 0, a British Championship match at The Hawthorns, Sandwell, West Bromwich, aged 35 years 255 days.
Last match No. 149, 17 April 1926, England 0 Scotland 1, a British Championship match at Old Trafford, Stretford, Manchester, aged 39 years 68 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1922-23, 1923-24, 1925-26;
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions A cousin to Charlie Hallows, a Lancashire and England cricketer.
75th Lancastrian to represent England.

Beyond England

Taylor later went into the cotton trade in Manchester. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.243.

 

The Numbers
parties Apps comp. apps minutes GA GA Av.
min
Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av.
Capt. Disc.
9 8 6 720 10 72 min 1 12.5% 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.
P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
8 3 3 2 15 10 +5 1 1 1.875 1.25 56.3 +1

Venue Record

Venue P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 4 2 1 1 7 3 +4 1 1 1.75 0.75 62.5 +1
Away 4 1 2 1 8 7 +1 0 0 2.00 1.75 50.0 =0

Competition Record

Competition P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
British Championship 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1
Friendly 2 2 0 0 9 2 +7 0 0 4.50 1.00 100.0 +2

Tournament Record

British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1922-23 3 1 2 0 6 4 +2 0 1 2.00 1.333 66.7 +1
BC 1923-24 2 0 1 1 2 3 -1 0 0 1.00 1.50 25.0 -1
BC 1925-26 1 0 0 1 0 1 -1 1 0 0.00 1.00 0.00 -1
BC All 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1

All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1
6 1 3 2 6 8 -2 1 1 1.00 1.333 41.7 -1

Match History

 Club: Huddersfield Town A.F.C. - eight full appearances (720 min)

F.A. International Select Committee - eight full appearances (720 min)x

Age 35
1 130 21 October 1922 - England 2 Ireland 0, The Hawthorns, West Bromwich BC HW Start gk

Age 36
2 131 5 March 1923 - Wales 2 England 2, Ninian Park, Cardiff BC AD Start gk
3 132 19 March 1923 - England 6 Belgium 1, Arsenal Stadium, Highbury Fr HW Start gk
4 133 14 April 1923 - Scotland 2 England 2, Hampden Park, Glasgow BC AD Start gk
  
5 137 20 October 1923 - Ireland 2 England 1, Windsor Park, Belfast BC AL Start gk
  

Age 37
6 140 12 April 1924 - England 1 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HD Start ¹ gk
7 141 17 May 1924 - France 1 England 3, Stade Pershing, Paris Fr AW Start gk
142 22 October 1924 - England 3 Ireland 1, Goodison Park, Liverpool BC HW withdrew
  

Age 39
8 149 17 April 1926 - England 0 Scotland 1, Old Trafford, Manchester BC HL Start gk
  

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