Player Info

  • Morton Peto Betts

  • Born: 30th August 1847, St Pancras, London
  • Died: 19th April 1914, Mentone, France aged 66
  • England Career: 1877
  • Positions whilst with England: Goalkeeper
  • Clubs whilst with England: Old Harrovians
  • Monty Betts was a versitile player who could play anywhere but played most of his matches with the Old Harrovians and Wanderers as a forward or full-back. Naturally, his only international appearance saw him in goal! He served on the FA Committee from 1870-72 and again 1881-90 and was FA vice-president 1890-91. He won the FA Cup with Wanderers in 1872. Played cricket for Middlesex and Kent.

Career Statistics

  • Only Cap v Scotland (FR) on 3rd March 1877 aged 29 years, 6 months, 4 days
  • Starts 1
  • Substitute 0
  • Withdrawn 0
  • Full Games 1

Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • Home, Away or Neutral
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Home
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Lost
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Goalkeeper
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Committee
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

    Team Mates (Top 10)

    Sources

    • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
    • The Early FA Cup Finals by Keith Warsop (SoccerData 2004) p 62.
    • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)
    • ESPN cricinfo.com

    Match List