Tommy Davidson (footballer)

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Tommy Davidson
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Davidson while with Brentford 1903
Personal information
Full nameThomas Davidson [1]
Date of birth 30 April 1873
Place of birth West Calder, Scotland
Date of death 16 April 1949(1949-04-16) (aged 75) [1]
Place of death Shotts, Scotland
Playing position(s) Full back
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1888–1893 West Calder
1893–1894 Dykehead
1894–1900 Bury 116 (0)
1900–1901 Millwall Athletic 28 (0)
1901–1903 Newcastle United 39 (0)
1903–1905 Brentford 38 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Davidson (30 April 1873 – 16 April 1949) was a Scottish professional football full back, best remembered for his time in the Football League with Bury. [1] [2] He made over 110 league appearances and won the 1900 FA Cup with the club. [1] [3]

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Honours

Bury

Career statistics

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
ClubSeasonLeagueFA CupTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Newcastle United 1901–02 [5] First Division 26040300
1902–03 [5] 12010130
Total38050430
Brentford 1903–04 [6] Southern League First Division33140371
1904–05 [6] 5050
Total38140421
Career total76190851

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References

  1. 1 2 3 4 Joyce, Michael (2012). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 75. ISBN   978-1905891610.
  2. "Davidson Tommy Newcastle United 1902". Vintage Footballers. Retrieved 23 December 2018.
  3. Litster, John. Record of Pre-War Scottish League Players. Norwich: PM Publications.
  4. "1900 FA Cup Final Result | Sporting Chronicle®". www.sportingchronicle.com. Retrieved 30 July 2015.
  5. 1 2 "Tom Davidson". 11v11.com. Retrieved 23 December 2016.
  6. 1 2 White, Eric, ed. (1989). 100 Years Of Brentford. Brentford FC. pp. 357–358. ISBN   0951526200.