Tommy Sinclair (footballer, born 1897)

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Tommy Sinclair
Personal information
Full nameThomas Sinclair [1]
Date of birth(1897-08-27)27 August 1897
Place of birth Southport, England
Date of death 13 March 1967(1967-03-13) (aged 69) [2]
Place of death Southport, England [2]
Height 5 ft 9.2 in (176 cm) [2]
Playing position(s) Wing half
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1914–1918 Southport Central
1918–1919 Norwood Crescent
1919–1920 Port Vale 0 (0)
1921–1930 Southport 320 (21)
1930–1931 Macclesfield 5 (0)
1931–1933 Nelson
1933–193? Burscough Rangers
Total325+(21+)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Sinclair (27 August 1897 – 13 March 1967), sometimes known as Topping Sinclair, [2] was an English professional footballer who made over 300 appearances as a wing half in the Football League for Southport. [1]

Career statistics

Appearances and goals by club, season and competition
ClubSeasonLeagueFA CupOtherTotal
DivisionAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoalsAppsGoals
Port Vale 1919–20 [3] Second Division 000000
Southport 1921–22 [4] Third Division North 363401 [lower-alpha 1] 1414
1922–23 [5] Third Division North3722000392
1923–24 [6] Third Division North393413 [lower-alpha 1] 0464
1924–25 [7] Third Division North370302 [lower-alpha 1] 1421
1925–26 [8] Third Division North415303 [lower-alpha 1] 1476
1926–27 [9] Third Division North3025000352
1927–28 [10] Third Division North422402 [lower-alpha 1] 0482
1928–29 [11] Third Division North413202 [lower-alpha 2] 0453
1929–30 [12] Third Division North171003 [lower-alpha 3] 0201
Total320212711633636
Macclesfield 1930–31 [13] Cheshire League501 [lower-alpha 4] 060
Career total325212711733696
  1. 1 2 3 4 5 Appearances in Lancashire Senior Cup
  2. 1 appearance in Lancashire Senior Cup, 1 appearance in Liverpool Senior Cup
  3. 2 appearances in Lancashire Senior Cup, 1 appearance in Liverpool Senior Cup
  4. Appearance in Cheshire Senior Cup

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References

  1. 1 2 Joyce, Michael (16 October 2012). Football League Players' Records 1888–1939 (3rd Revised ed.). Tony Brown. p. 265. ISBN   9781905891610.
  2. 1 2 3 4 "Player Details". SFC FPA. 9 November 2016. Retrieved 15 December 2020.
  3. Tommy Sinclair at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
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  13. "Season Statistics – Cheshire League – 1930–31". silkmenarchives.org.uk. Retrieved 3 April 2019.