Tom White (rugby league)

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Thomas White
Personal information
Full name Thomas White
Nickname Tom
Playing information
Position Stand-off/Five-eighth, Scrum-half/Halfback
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1904–14 Oldham 224 49 81 309
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1908–11 England 5 2 0 0 6
1908 Great Britain 1 0 0 0 0
Source: rugbyleagueproject.org englandrl.co.uk

Thomas "Tom" White was an English professional rugby league footballer of the 1900s, and 1910s, playing at representative level for Great Britain, and England, and at club level for Oldham, as a Stand-off/Five-eighth, or Scrum-half/Halfback, i.e. number 6, or 7.

Playing career[edit]

International honours[edit]

Tom White won caps for England while at Oldham in 1908 against Wales, in 1910 against Wales (2 matches), in 1911 against Wales, and Australia,[1] and won a cap for Great Britain while at Oldham in 1908 against New Zealand.[2]

Championship appearances[edit]

Tom White played in Oldham's victory in the Championship during the 1904–05 season.[3]

County Cup Final appearances[edit]

Tom White played Stand-off/Five-eighth in Oldham's 9-10 defeat by Wigan in the 1908 Lancashire County Cup Final during the 1908–09 season at Wheater's Field, Broughton, Salford on Saturday 19 December 1908.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "England Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  2. ^ "Great Britain Statistics at englandrl.co.uk". englandrl. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 
  3. ^ The Umpire (1905). Oldham Football Team - Winners of the Northern League Championship, Season 1904–05. The Umpire. ISBN n/a
  4. ^ "1908–1909 Lancashire Cup Final". wigan.rlfans.com. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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