Player Info

  • Colonel Horace Hutton Barnet

  • Born: 6th March 1856, Kensington, London
  • Died: 29th March 1941, Kensington, London aged 85
  • England Career: 1882
  • Positions whilst with England: Inside Right
  • Clubs (and caps) whilst with England: Royal Engineers (1)
  • FA Legacy Number: 94
  • Horace Barnet attended Rugby College before joining the Royal Engineers in 1875. At the rank of lieutenant, he played in the Royal Engineers team that reached the Cup final of 1878 where they beaten 3-1 by the Wanderers. He served in Afghanistan in 1878-80. He received his only cap in February 1882 where he was part of the team that thrashed Ireland 13-0. Still an England record. Later he would serve in Burma 1885-87 and proceed through the ranks: captain in 1886, major in 1894, lieutenant-colonel in 1901 and colonel in 1904, albeit a brevet one. He retired in 1906 but was recalled for service in 1914. He died in his flat in Basil Street, Kensington 85 years old.

England Career Statistics

  • Only Cap: v Ireland (FR) on 18th February 1882 aged 25 years, 11 months, 12 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  • Withdrawn: 0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
    • Won
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Inside Right
    • 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)
    • The Early FA Cup Finals by Keith Warsop (SoccerData 2004) p 60.
    • England's Who's Who by Tony Matthews (Pitch Publishing 2013)

    Match List