Arthur Lowdell

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Arthur Lowdell
Personal information
Full name Arthur Edward Lowdell
Date of birth 7 November 1897
Place of birth Edmonton, England
Date of death 1979 (aged 81–82)
Playing position Right half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Ton Pentre ? (?)
1921–1926 Sheffield Wednesday 108 (6)
1927–1929 Tottenham Hotspur 90 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Arthur Edward Lowdell (7 November 1897 – 1979) was an English footballer who played for Ton Pentre, Sheffield Wednesday and Tottenham Hotspur.[1]

Football career[edit]

Lowdell began his career at Welsh non League club Ton Pentre. In 1921 the right half joined Sheffield Wednesday and went on to make 108 appearances and score six goals. Lowdell joined Tottenham Hotspur in the summer of 1927.[2] He made his debut at White Hart Lane against Birmingham City on 27 August 1927. Lowdell featured in 90 matches [3] in all competitions for the Lilywhites and was made captain of the club in 1928–29.[2]

After football[edit]

Lowdell spent the later years of his life living at Canvey Island, Essex.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records. soccerdata. p. 161. ISBN 1-899468-63-3. 
  2. ^ a b c Lowdell fact file Retrieved 11 June 2009
  3. ^ Tottenham Hotspur F.C A-Z of players Retrieved 29 November 2012 Archived 3 June 2009 at WebCite