Harry Draper

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Harry Draper
Personal information
Full name Harry Draper[1]
Date of birth 1887
Place of birth Chesterfield, England
Playing position Inside left
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Stag's Head (Rotherham)
1909–1910 Rotherham County
1910–1911 Birmingham 3 (0)
1911–19?? Denaby United
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Harry Draper (1887 – after 1910) was an English professional footballer who played in the Football League for Birmingham.[1]

Draper was born in Chesterfield, Derbyshire. He played local football in Rotherham and spent a season in the Midland League with Rotherham County before joining Birmingham of the Football League Second Division in April 1910.[2] Draper, a playmaker, made three first-team appearances in a struggling side; his debut came on 8 October 1910 in a 3–1 home defeat to Stockport County.[3] He failed to settle, and returned nearer home in September 1911, joining Midland League club Denaby United.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData. p. 78. ISBN 978-1-899468-67-6. 
  2. ^ a b Matthews, Tony (1995). Birmingham City: A Complete Record. Derby: Breedon Books. p. 84. ISBN 978-1-85983-010-9. 
  3. ^ Matthews, p. 157.