Leslie Adlam

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Leslie Adlam
Personal information
Full name Leslie William Adlam
Date of birth 24 June 1897
Place of birth Guildford, England
Date of death 1975 (aged 77–78)
Playing position Right-half
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Farnham United Breweries
Guildford United
1922–1931 Oldham Athletic 279 (9)
1931–1932 Queens Park Rangers 56 (0)
1933 Cardiff City 4 (0)
Guildford Post Office ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

Leslie William Adlam (1897–1975) was a footballer who played in the Football League for Cardiff City, Oldham Athletic and Queens Park Rangers.[1][2]

Personal life[edit]

Born in Guildford, Adlam's father Robert worked as a railway guard. He married May Turner, a shop assistant, on 19 February 1924 in Glodwick, Lancashire.[3]


  1. ^ Michael Joyce. The Football League Player's Records 1888 to 1939. ISBN 1899468676. 
  2. ^ Hayes, Dean (2006). The Who's Who of Cardiff City. Breedon Books. ISBN 1-85983-462-0. 
  3. ^ "Marriages at Christ Church in the District of Glodwick, Oldham". Lancashire Online. Retrieved 3 December 2016.