Tom Brandon

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Tom Brandon
Personal information
Full name Thomas Brandon[1]
Date of birth 26 February 1869
Place of birth Kilbirnie, Scotland
Date of death 1921 (aged 51–52)
Playing position Right back
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Clipsons
Johnstone
1886 Port Glasgow Athletic 0 (0)
Renfrew Athletic
1887–1889 St Mirren
1889–1891 Blackburn Rovers 39 (1)
1892–1893 Sheffield Wednesday 30 (2)
Nelson
1893–1900 Blackburn Rovers 177 (1)
National team
1896 Scotland 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas "Tom" Brandon (26 February 1869 – 1921) was a Scottish footballer who played in the Football League for Blackburn Rovers and Sheffield Wednesday.[1][2]

His son, also named Tom, was also a professional footballer.[3] Tom junior played for Hull City, West Ham and Bradford Park Avenue in the 1920s.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b (Joyce 2004)
  2. ^ "Port Glasgow Athletic Player Thomas Brandon Details". www.fitbastats.com. Retrieved 2016-11-27.
  3. ^ a b (Smith 2013, p. 30)
Sources
  • Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. SoccerData. ISBN 1-899468-67-6.
  • Smith, Paul (2013). Scotland Who's Who. Pitch Publishing. ISBN 9781909178847.