Born: 1869?, Newcastle-under-Lyme
Died: 8th October 1928, Stoke-on-Trent
Positions whilst with England: Left Back
Clubs whilst with England: Stoke City
- Alf was born in the summer of 1869. His youth career started at Hanley Tabernacle FC and Etruria FC before joining Stoke in 1887. He made 115 appearances for Stoke in six seasons before retiring due to a knee injury in 1892. According to some reports the injury was so severe Alf was almost an invalid by the turn of the century.
N.B. Ages below are approximate.
- An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)
- England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)