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William Vidal

Royal Engineers FC




Full name William Sealy Vidal
Born winter 1860 in Bideford, Devon [registered in Bideford, December 1860]
Baptised 7 April 1861 in Abbotsham
Died 14 January 1896 at The Grand Hotel, Port Orotava, Tenerife
Buried in St. Helen's Church cemetery in Abbotsham, Devon.
Height/Weight not known



Club Career

Club(s) Played for Royal Engineers FC.
Club honours not known
Individual honours not known
Distinctions not known

England Career

Player number Did not appear for England.
Position(s) not known
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions Younger brother of Walpole Vidal, and older brother of George Vidal

Beyond England



William Vidal - 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.


William Vidal - Match History
 Clubs: Royal Engineers F.C. - 0 full caps

Coach: F.A. Committee (Charles Alcock) - 0 full capsx

Age 22
- 17 3 February 1883 - England 5 Wales 0, The Surrey Cricket Ground, Kennington Fr HW reserve