Player Info

  • Ernest Henry Bambridge

  • Born: 16th May 1848, Windsor
  • Died: 16th October 1917, Rochford, Essex aged 69
  • England Career: 1876
  • Positions whilst with England: Half Back
  • Clubs (and caps) whilst with England: Swifts (1)
  • FA Legacy Number: 37
  • One of five footballing brothers, three of whom won England caps. Their father was William Samuel Bambridge who was a schoolmaster at Eton, missionary to New Zealand and most famously Royal Photographer to Queen Victoria. One of the brothers, George, was personal secretary to the Duke of Edinburgh.
    Ernest Henry represented Swifts East Sheen and Corinthians. He, like his brother Charlie, served on the FA Committee 1876-82 and was one of the original Corithinan's committee in 1882. He was a member of the London Stock Exchange.

England Career Statistics

  • Only Cap: v Scotland (FR) on 4th March 1876 aged 27 years, 9 months, 19 days
  • Starts: 1
  • Substitute: 0
  • Withdrawn: 0
  • Full Games: 1

England 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
    • Away
    • 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
    • Half Back
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

England Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins

    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)
    • wikitrees.com

    Match List