|Full name||Sidney Horley Stanton|
|Date of birth||16 June 1923|
|Place of birth||Dudley, England|
|Date of death||2005 (aged 81–82)|
|Playing position||Defender / Wing half|
|* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Stanton was born in Dudley, which was then part of Worcestershire, in 1923. He began his football career with Birmingham City, and played in the various wartime competitions during the Second World War, but made no first-team appearances once competitive football resumed after the war. He moved on to Northampton Town, where he made seven appearances in the Third Division South between 1947 and 1949. In 1949 he joined Headington United, newly admitted to the Southern League, where he spent two seasons, making 51 appearances in all first-team competitions. Stanton died in 2005.
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- "Northampton Town: 1946/47–2010/11". UK A–Z Transfers. Neil Brown. Retrieved 8 May 2012.
- Matthews, Tony (1995). Birmingham City: A Complete Record. Derby: Breedon Books. pp. 238–40. ISBN 978-1-85983-010-9.
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- "All games played by Sid Stanton". Rage Online. Retrieved 31 August 2015.
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