John Auld

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John Auld (7 January 1862 – 29 April 1932) was a Scottish footballer who played for Sunderland and Scotland as a central defender. Auld played for Sunderland during 1890 to 1895 where he won two League Championships, in; 1892 and 1893, and the 1894/95 World Championship.[1] After making 100 league appearances and scoring 5 goals, Auld left Sunderland for their arch rivals, Newcastle United. He later became a director of Newcastle United.[2]

Auld gained his first cap for Scotland on 19 March 1887 against England where they won 3–2.[3] He went on to make three appearances for his country, scoring no goals.[4]

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  1. ^ "Past Players ( A )". Sunderland A.F.C. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  2. ^ (Smith 2013, p. 18)
  3. ^ "Sat 19 Mar 1887 England 2 Scotland 3". London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
  4. ^ "John Auld". London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 2008-07-29. 
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