Robert Jones (footballer, born 1868)

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Robert Jones
Personal information
Full name Robert Samuel Jones
Date of birth 1868
Place of birth Wrexham, Wales
Date of death 1939
Playing position Defender
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
? Wrexham Grosvenor ?
1888?–1893? Everton 7 (1)
1894–1895[1] Ardwick 18 (0)
? South Shore ?
National team
1894 Wales 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only and correct as of 11:17, 8 July 2009 (UTC).

Robert Samuel Jones (1868–1939) was a Welsh footballer who played as a full back. He gained one international cap for Wales in 1894.[2]

He joined Everton in 1888 and played 7 League games for them, before moving to Ardwick (who later became Manchester City) in the 1890s, and he played 18 League games for them.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Ardwick (Manchester City) League results 1894-95 at statto.com
  2. ^ 24 February 1894 Wales line-up v Ireland - WFDA
  3. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Soccerdata. ISBN 1-899468-67-6.