Albert Watson (footballer, born 1918)

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Albert Watson
Personal information
Date of birth (1918-06-01)1 June 1918
Place of birth Bolton on Dearne, England
Date of death 22 October 2009(2009-10-22) (aged 91)
Place of death Sunderland, England
Playing position Wing half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1937–1948 Huddersfield Town 18 (0)
1948–1950 Oldham Athletic 42 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Albert Watson (1 June 1918 – 22 October 2009) was a professional footballer, who played for Huddersfield Town and Oldham Athletic. He was born in Bolton on Dearne, near Barnsley, Yorkshire. For many years he had a sports shop in Sunderland trading as Willie Watson Sports, and he died in Sunderland in 2009.


  • 99 Years & Counting - Stats & Stories - Huddersfield Town History

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