James Abbott (footballer)

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James Abbott
Personal information
Full name James Abbott
Date of birth 1892
Place of birth Patricroft, England
Playing position Inisde-right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
- Barton Albion ~
- Eccles Borough ~
1913 Manchester City 3 (2)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

James Abbott (born 1892, date of death unknown) was a footballer who played in the Football League for Manchester City. He was born in Patricroft, England.[1]

He played in three top flight games for Manchester City, prior to the outbreak of World War One, scoring two goals in three games, including a goal on his debut at Sheffield United in September 1913. He had moved to the Hyde Road club after non-League spells with Barton Albion and Eccles Borough.

References[edit]

  1. ^ *Joyce, Michael: "The Football League player's records 1888 to 1939 " (ISBN 1899468676).