George Thornewell

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George Thornewell
Personal information
Full name George Thornewell
Date of birth (1898-07-08)8 July 1898
Place of birth Romiley, Cheshire, England
Date of death 6 March 1986(1986-03-06) (aged 87)
Playing position Outside right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Derby County
National team
1923–1925 England 4 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only. † Appearances (Goals).

George Thornewell (8 July 1898 – 6 March 1986) was an English international footballer, who played as an outside right.


Born in Romiley, Cheshire, Thornewell played professionally for Derby County, and earned four caps for England between 1923 and 1925.[1]