Archie Taylor (footballer, born 1879)
|Full name||Archibald Taylor|
|Date of birth||28 November 1879|
|Place of birth||Dundee, Scotland|
|Date of death||14 March 1966(aged 86)|
|Playing position||Full back|
|Dundee East Craigie|
|1907–1909||West Ham United||60||(0)|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.|
Archibald "Archie" Taylor (28 November 1879 – 14 March 1966) was a Scottish professional football full back, who played north and south of the border for Dundee, Falkirk, West Ham United, Huddersfield Town and Barnsley.
Taylor captained the Barnsley team who won the FA Cup in 1912, beating West Bromwich Albion in a replay after the first match ended goalless. The Manchester Guardian, when reporting on the first match noted that he kept Albion winger Jephcott in check. In the replay his play was again praised. Earlier in his career he won the FA Cup with Bolton Wanderers in 1904.
- Joyce, Michael (2012). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: Tony Brown. p. 282. ISBN 190589161X.
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- "The Cup Final", Manchester Guardian, p. 3, 22 April 1912
- "Barnsley's Victory", Manchester Guardian, p. 4, 25 April 1912
- "Archie Taylor | Football Stats | No Club | Age 131 | 1903-1904 | Soccer Base". www.soccerbase.com. Retrieved 2015-08-03.
- 99 Years & Counting - Stats & Stories - Huddersfield Town History
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