Arthur Rudd

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Art Rudd
Personal information
Full name Arthur George Rudd
Date of birth (1890-10-22)October 22, 1890
Place of birth Widnes, England
Date of death April 1968 (age 77)
Place of death St. Petersburg, Florida, United States
Height 5 ft 10 in (1.78 m)
Playing position Fullback
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1924-1925 Fleisher Yarn 18 (0)
1925-1926 Philadelphia Field Club 19 (0)
National team
1924 United States 2 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Art Rudd (born October 22, 1890 in Widnes, Lancashire, England; died April 1968) was an American soccer defender who earned two caps with the U.S. national team, including one at the 1924 Summer Olympics.

National team[edit]

Rudd's first caps came at the 1924 Summer Olympics when he played in the U.S. first round win over Estonia. Following its elimination from the Olympics, the U.S. played two exhibition games. Rudd played in the second, a 3-1 loss to Ireland.[1]

Professional[edit]

Rudd also spent two seasons in the American Soccer League. He played eighteen games with Fleisher Yarn in 1924-1925 and another nineteen games with Philadelphia Field Club during the 1925-1926 season.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ U.S. Soccer History - 1969
  2. ^ Jose, Colin (1998). American Soccer League, 1921-1931 (Hardback). The Scarecrow Press. (ISBN 0-8108-3429-4).