Player Info

  • Robert Kennett Kingsford

  • Born: 23rd December 1849, Sydenham Hill, London

  • Died: 14th October 1895, Adelaide, Australia aged 45

  • Positions whilst with England: Forward

  • Clubs whilst with England: Wanderers

  • Kingsford won the FA Cup in 1873 with Wanderers and was top scorer in England during the 1873-74 season. The frist player on record to score five goals in a game when Wanderers beat Farningham 16-0 in 1874. Played cricket for Surrey and emigrated to Australia.

Career Statistics

Match Statistics

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

        Managers

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

            Team Mates (Top Ten)

            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 93.
            • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)
            • ESPN cricinfo.com