Harry Abbott (footballer, born 1895)

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Harry Abbott
Personal information
Full name Henry Abbott
Date of birth 15 March 1895
Place of birth Preston, England
Date of death 1968 (aged 72–73)
Place of death Preston, England
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1914–1921 Lancaster Town ? (?)
1921–1922 Portsmouth 0 (0)
1922–1927 Nelson 154 (0)
1927–1929 Luton Town 55 (0)
1929–1930 Exeter City 0 (0)
1930–1931 Lancaster Town ? (?)
1931–1932 Rochdale 32 (0)
1932–1933 Wigan Athletic 32 (0)
Total 273 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

Henry "Harry" Abbott (15 March 1895 – 1968) was an English professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper in the Football League for Nelson, Luton Town and Rochdale.[1] He also played for newly formed Wigan Athletic in their inaugural season.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ *Joyce, Michael: "The Football League player's records 1888 to 1939 " (ISBN 1899468676).
  2. ^ "Early Latics : Wigan Athletic - The dream begins - (1932/33)". Ye Olde Tree and Crown. Retrieved 2010-09-14.