Thomas Burn

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Olympic medal record
Men's football
Representing  Great Britain
Gold medal – first place 1912 Stockholm Team competition

Thomas Christopher Burn (born 29 November 1888 in Berwick-upon-Tweed[1]) England amateur footballer and played at the 1912 Summer Olympics. He was part of the Great Britain team, which won the gold medal in the football tournament. He played in all three of the games against Hungary, Finland and Denmark.[2][3] He played his club football for London Caledonians F.C.. He also played in the English FA XI tour of South Africa in 1920.[4][5]


  1. ^ Some sources report his year of birth 1889.
  2. ^ The Complete Results & Line-ups of the Olympic Football Tournaments 1900–2004: Colin Jose (2004)
  3. ^ Archived 8 March 2007 at the Wayback Machine.
  4. ^ "The Times"
  5. ^ "British and Irish Special and Intermediate Internationals", Soccer Data publications, Keith Warsop