Tommy Meads

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Tommy Meads
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Full nameThomas Meads
Date of birth 2 November 1900
Place of birth Grassmoor, Chesterfield, England
Date of death 1983 (aged 8283)
Position(s) Midfielder
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1923–1926 Stockport County 117 (21)
1926–1928 Huddersfield Town 40 (2)
1928–1929 Reading 31 (4)
1929–1934 Tottenham Hotspur 183 (6)
1935–? Notts County 18 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Meads (born 2 November 1900 in Grassmoor–died 1983) was a professional footballer, who played for Stockport County, Huddersfield Town, Reading, Tottenham Hotspur and Notts County. [1]

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Football career

Meads played for non league sides Grassmoor Ivanhoe, Claycross Town and later Matlock Town before joining Stockport County in 1923 where the left half completed 117 matches and netting on 21 occasions. He moved to Huddersfield Town in 1926 and went on to feature in 40 matches and scoring twice for the club. In 1928 he joined Reading and played 31 games and finding the net four times. Meads went on to play for Tottenham Hotspur between 1929–34 where he featured in 189 matches in all competitions and scoring on six occasions for the Lilywhites. [2] He left White Hart Lane in 1935 to end his career at Notts County where he played a further 18 matches and scoring twice.

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References

  1. Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records. soccerdata. p. 180. ISBN   1-899468-63-3.
  2. Tottenham Hotspur F.C A-Z of players Retrieved 4 December 2012 Archived 3 June 2009 at WebCite