Player Info

  • Captain Richard Lyon Geaves

  • Born: 6th May 1854, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Died: 21st March 1935, Aldershot aged 80
  • England Career: 1875
  • Positions whilst with England: Forward
  • Clubs whilst with England: Clapham Rovers
  • Geaves joined the 14th Prince of Wales Regiment in 1875 and rose to the rank of captain by 1881. He played for Clapham Rovers and Old Harrovians. He is the only player born in Mexico to represent England.

Career Statistics

  • Only Cap v Scotland (FR) on 6th March 1875 aged 20 years, 10 months, 0 days
  • Starts 1
  • Substitute 0
  • Withdrawn 0
  • Full Games 1

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
    • Home
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Drawn
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Forward
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Committee
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

    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)
    • Death Registration Mar 1935 Aldershot 2c 283

    Match List