Player Info

  • Edward Johnson

  • Born: 1860?, Stoke-on-Trent
  • Died: 30th June 1901, Stoke-on-Trent
  • England Career: 1880-1884
  • Positions whilst with England: Inside Left & Centre Forward
  • Clubs whilst with England: Saltley College & Stoke City
  • Born in Stoke in the first quarter of 1860, Johnson lived and worked as a grocer in Wharf Street all his life. He studied at Saltley College, Birmingham in 1880-81 where he earned his first international cap. He then played for Stoke for several years beofre sustaining an injury in April 1885 during his day job - he fell from a horse-drawn carriage - and had to retire from football. He carried on within the game for several more years as a member of the Staffordshire FA until 1898. He died three years later.

    N.B. Ages below are approximate

Career Statistics

Match Statistics

    • Match Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • British Home Championship
    • 1
    • 2
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 1
    • 2
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Home, Away or Neutral
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Away
    • 2
    • 2
    • 0
    • 180
    • 0
    • 0
    • Match Result
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Won
    • 2
    • 2
    • 0
    • 180
    • 0
    • 0
    • Playing Positions
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Centre Forward
    • 1
    • 2
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Inside Left
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 2
    • 2
    • 0
    • 180
    • 0
    • 0

Managers

    • Manager
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Committee
    • 2
    • 2
    • 0
    • 180
    • 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)

    Match List