Ben Garfield

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Ben Garfield
Personal information
Full name Benjamin Walter Garfield
Date of birth 18 August 1872
Place of birth Higham Ferrers, England
Date of death 10 December 1942(1942-12-10) (aged 70)
Place of death Kent, England
Playing position Outside left
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Kettering Town
1894–1895 Burton Wanderers 59 (27)
1896–1901 West Bromwich Albion 109 (34)
1901–1905 Brighton & Hove Albion
1905–1906 Tunbridge Wells Rangers
National team
1898 England 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Benjamin Walter Garfield (18 August 1872 – 10 December 1942) was an English footballer who played at outside left. Garfield played for Finedon, Kettering Town, Burton Wanderers, West Bromwich Albion, Brighton & Hove Albion, Tunbridge Wells Rangers and England.


Garfield was born in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire. In 1898 he won his only England cap, appearing in a 3–2 victory over Ireland in Belfast. He died in Kent in 1942.


  • Matthews, Tony (2005). The Who's Who of West Bromwich Albion. Breedon Books. p. 88. ISBN 1-85983-474-4. 

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