Player Info

  • Rev John Robert Blayney Owen

  • Born: 1847?, Reading

  • Died: 13th June 1921, Marylebone, London

  • Position whilst with England: Forward

  • Clubs whilst with England: Sheffield

  • Date of birth unknown but the most probable candidate is a John Robert Owen born in the first quarter of 1848 in Reading. Played for Oxford, Sheffield Club and Maldon FC. Spent most of his career as an academic being master of Trent College, Hawkshead Grammer School and Headmaster of Trent College until 1890. Ordained in 1876 and was vicar of Toftrees, Norfolk form 1890-1905 and Rector of Bradwell-on-Sea from 1905 until his death.

Match Statistics

    • Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • Away
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

    Match Statistics

    Sources

    • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
    • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)
    • Death Registration Jun 1921 Marylebone 1a 590
    • Birth Registration Mar 1848 Reading 6 248