George Maddison (footballer, born 1902)

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George Maddison
Personal information
Full name George Maddison
Date of birth (1902-08-14)14 August 1902
Place of birth Little Hulton, England
Date of death 18 May 1959(1959-05-18) (aged 56)
Playing position Goalkeeper
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
?–? Birtley Colliery ?
1922–1923 Tottenham Hotspur 40
1924–1938 Hull City 430
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

George Maddison (14 August 1902 – 18 May 1959) was an English footballer who played for Birtley Colliery, Tottenham Hotspur and Hull City.[1]

Football career[edit]

Maddison began his career at Birtley Colliery before joining Tottenham Hotspur in 1922. He made a total of 41 appearances in all competitions for the White Hart Lane club between 1922–23.[2]

Maddison, a commanding goalkeeper signed for Hull City in June 1924.[3] and made his debut at home against Stockport County on 8 November 1924.[4] He holds the second most league appearances for Hull City, with 430 league appearances for the club between 1924–38.[5]


Hull City


  1. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records. soccerdata. p. 175. ISBN 1-899468-63-3. 
  2. ^ Tottenham Hotspur F.C A-Z of players Retrieved 29 November 2012 Archived 3 June 2009 at WebCite
  3. ^ Transfers from Tottenham to Hull Retrieved 19 June 2009
  4. ^ "George 'Geordie' Maddison". Hull City Online. 2000-11-02. Retrieved 2011-02-27. 
  5. ^ "Appearances". Hull City Online. Retrieved 2011-02-27.