Tom Riley (footballer)

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Tom Riley
Tom Riley 1905.jpg
Riley while with Brentford in 1905.
Personal information
Full name Thomas Riley [1]
Date of birth March 1882 [1]
Place of birth Blackburn, England
Date of death November 1942 (1942-12) (aged 60) [2]
Place of death Blackpool, England [2]
Position(s) Full back
Youth career
Chorley St. Mary's
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1901–1902 Chorley
1902–1904 Blackburn Rovers 22 (0)
1905–1906 Brentford 29 (0)
1906–1908 Aston Villa 16 (0)
1908–1909 Brentford 0 (0)
Southampton
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Riley (March 1882 – November 1942) was an English professional football full back who played in the Football League for Blackburn Rovers and Aston Villa. [1] [3]

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Career statistics

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
ClubSeasonLeagueFA CupTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Brentford 1905–06 [4] Southern League First Division29040330
Aston Villa 1905–06 [5] First Division 4040
1906–07 [5] 500050
1907–08 [5] 700070
Total16000160
Career total45040490

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References

  1. 1 2 3 Joyce, Michael (2012). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 245. ISBN   978-1905891610.
  2. 1 2 "Old Brentford footballer dead". Middlesex Independent & West London Star. 14 November 1942.
  3. "Riley Tom Brentford 1905". Vintage Footballers. Retrieved 24 December 2018.
  4. White, Eric, ed. (1989). 100 Years Of Brentford. Brentford FC. p. 358. ISBN   0951526200.
  5. 1 2 3 "Thomas Riley". 11v11.com. Retrieved 24 December 2016.