Fred Spackman

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Fred Spackman
Personal information
Full name Frederick George Spackman
Date of birth 1878
Place of birth Maidstone, Kent, England
Date of death 30 May 1942 (aged 63–64)
Place of death Bromley, London, England
Playing position Inside-right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Queens Park Rangers
Wandsworth
Fulham 53
1900 Upton Park
National team
1900 Great Britain 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Frederick George Spackman (1878 – 30 May 1942) was a British footballer who played as an inside-right. He competed in the 1900 Olympic Games in Paris, winning a gold medal as a member of Upton Park club team.[1]

Spackman played for Queens Park Rangers and Wandsworth before joining Fulham during the 1899–1900 season, along with his brother Harry. He was part of the team that won the Southern League Second Division in 1902–03. He made a total of 53 league appearances for the club.[1]

Spackman worked as a proofreader for The Times.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Fred Spackman". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC. Retrieved 21 October 2018.