Player Info

  • William Bradshaw

  • Born: 3rd April 1884, Padiham, Lancashire
  • Died: June 1955, Blackburn aged 71
  • England Career: 1910 - 1913
  • Positions whilst with England: Left Half
  • Clubs (and caps) whilst with England: Blackburn Rovers (4)
  • FA Legacy Number: 347
  • Notes: Bradshaw's career started at Padiham FC and Accrington Stanley before a £20 transfer to Blackburn Rovers in 1903 where he would stay for 17 years as a left half and a deft penalty taker. Whilst at Blackburn he won two league championships in 1912 and 1914. He left for Rochdale as player/manager in 1920 but only lasted five months before retiring and going into the engineering business.

England Career Statistics

  • Debut: v Ireland (HC) on 12th March 1910 aged 25 years, 11 months, 9 days
  • Last Cap: v Wales (HC) on 17th March 1913 aged 28 years, 11 months, 14 days
  • Career Length: 3 years, 5 days
  • Starts: 4
  • Substitute: 0
  • Withdrawn: 0
  • Full Games: 4

England Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • British Home Championship
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0
    • Home, Away or Neutral
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Home
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Away
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 270
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Won
    • 3
    • 0
    • 0
    • 270
    • 0
    • 0
    • Drawn
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Left Half
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0

England Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Committee
    • 4
    • 0
    • 0
    • 360
    • 0
    • 0

    England Team Mates (Top 10)

    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)