Tommy Mycock

Last updated

Tommy Mycock
Personal information
Full nameThomas Mycock [1]
Date of birth 22 August 1923
Place of birth Ryhope, England
Date of death 17 June 1988(1988-06-17) (aged 64) [1]
Place of death Morecambe, England
Playing position Wing half
Youth career
Swansea Town
Silksworth Colliery Welfare
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1946–1947 Southport 18 (3)
1947–1948 Aldershot 16 (4)
Distillery
1950–1952 Brentford 0 (0)
1952–1954 Tranmere Rovers 46 (2)
1954–1955 Bradford City 21 (3)
New Brighton
Total102(12)
National team
1950 Irish League XI 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Mycock (22 August 1923 – 17 June 1988) was an English professional footballer who played as a wing half in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers, Bradford City, Southport and Aldershot. [1] [2] [3] [4] [5]

Association football Team field sport

Association football, more commonly known as football or soccer, is a team sport played with a spherical ball between two teams of eleven players. It is played by 250 million players in over 200 countries and dependencies, making it the world's most popular sport. The game is played on a rectangular field called a pitch with a goal at each end. The object of the game is to score by moving the ball beyond the goal line into the opposing goal.

Tranmere Rovers F.C. association football club in Birkenhead, England

Tranmere Rovers Football Club is a professional association football club based in Birkenhead, Merseyside, England. Founded in 1884 as Belmont Football Club, they adopted their current name in 1885. They were a founder member of Division Three North in 1921, and were a member of The Football League until 2015, when they were relegated to the National League, the fifth tier of English football. They returned to the Football League in 2018, and were promoted to League One in 2019.

Bradford City A.F.C. Association football club

Bradford City Association Football Club is a professional football club in Bradford, West Yorkshire, England. The team compete in League Two, the fourth tier of the English football league system. They are the only professional football club in England to wear claret and amber, and have worn these colours throughout their history. They have though been known by various nicknames, with the "Bantams" being the most commonly used nickname as it appears on the current club crest. Supporters hold West Yorkshire derby rivalries with Huddersfield Town and Leeds United, as well as an historic Bradford derby rivalry with the now non-league side Bradford. The club's home ground is the 25,136-capacity Valley Parade, which was the site of the Bradford City stadium fire on 11 May 1985, which took the lives of 56 supporters.

Career statistics

ClubSeasonLeagueFA CupOtherTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Southport 1946–47 [5] Third Division North 183001 [lower-alpha 1] 1194
Career total1830011194
  1. Appearance in Liverpool Senior Cup

Related Research Articles

Ronnie Moore English football manager

Ronald David Moore is an English former footballer. He has taken charge of several clubs including Rotherham United, Tranmere Rovers and Hartlepool United.

Tranmere Rovers L.F.C.

Tranmere Rovers Ladies Football Club are an English team founded in 1990, based in the Wirral, and affiliated with Tranmere Rovers F.C. Between 1996 and 2004 they competed in the FA Premier League National Division, then the top tier of the English women's football pyramid. They are currently members of the North West Women's Regional League Premier Division and play their home games at Villa Park, the home of Ashville F.C. in Wallasey.

Danny Holmes English association football player

Daniel Holmes is an English semi-professional footballer who plays as a defender for Welsh Premier League club Connah's Quay Nomads. He is a product of Tranmere Rovers' youth system.

Bunny Bell English footballer

Robert C. "Bunny" Bell was a footballer who played for Carlton, Tranmere Rovers and Everton.

The 1921–22 season was the first season of league football played by Tranmere Rovers. They joined the Football League Third Division North, when it was established after the restructuring of the English league system. The club played their first fixture, against Crewe Alexandra, at Prenton Park on 27 August 1921, winning 4–1.

James Elfyn Edwards is a Welsh former professional footballer, who was most recently an academy coach Southern League Premier Division Central side Tamworth, during his playing career he played as a central defender in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers.

Pat Finlay is an English footballer, who played as a winger in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers.

Christopher David Glennon was an English footballer who played as a forward in the Football League for Manchester City and Tranmere Rovers.

Alan Hill was a footballer who played as a winger in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers.

Lawrie Hodgson was an English footballer, who played as a full back in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers.

Kevin William Mooney is an English footballer who played as a defender in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers. He had previously played for Bangor City, Bury and Telford United.

Tommy Williams was a footballer who played as a wing half in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers.

James McKay was a Scottish footballer who played as a centre forward.

Tommy Neill was a Scottish footballer who played as a wing half in the Football League for Bolton Wanderers, Bury and Tranmere Rovers. He also spent one season at Wigan Athletic in the Cheshire League, playing 35 games and scoring five goals.

Kenneth Edward "Ken" Price was an English footballer who played as a centre forward in the Football League for Tranmere Rovers and Hartlepools United.

Tommy Tilston was an English footballer, who played as an inside forward in the Football League for Chester, Tranmere Rovers, Wrexham, Crystal Palace and Chelmsford City.

The 2013–14 season was the 113th season of competitive association football and the 87th season in the Football League played by Tranmere Rovers Football Club, a professional football club based in Birkenhead, Wirral.

References

  1. 1 2 3 "Tommy Mycock". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 18 November 2016.
  2. Tommy Mycock at Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database
  3. Upton, Gilbert; Wilson, Steve (November 1997). "Players' Data". Tranmere Rovers 1921–1997: A Complete Record. pp. 101–108. ISBN   978-0-9518648-2-1.
  4. "Irish League Representative Match Line-Ups". nifootball.blogspot.co.uk. Retrieved 18 November 2016.
  5. 1 2 "Player Details". Port Online. 9 November 2016. Retrieved 8 January 2017.