Donald Shearer

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Donald Shearer
Personal information
Full name Edgar Donald Reid Shearer
Date of birth (1909-06-06)6 June 1909
Place of birth Hendon, England
Date of death 9 July 1999(1999-07-09) (aged 90)
Place of death Sudbury, England
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Corinthian ? (?)
National team
1936 Great Britain 1 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Edgar Donald Reid Shearer, known as Donald Shearer, (6 June 1909 – 9 July 1999) was an amateur sportsman who played both association football and cricket at international levels.[1]


Football career[edit]

Shearer represented Great Britain at the 1936 Summer Olympics,[2] and played amateur football for Corinthian.[3][4]

Cricket career[edit]

Shearer played 13 first-class matches for Ireland between 1933 and 1952.[1]