Player Info

  • Samuel Weller Widdowson

  • Born: 16th April 1851, Hucknall Torkard, Nottinghamshire

  • Position whilst with England: Centre Forward

  • Clubs whilst with England: Nottingham Forest

  • Invented the Shinguard (1874).

Match Statistics

    • Type
    • Caps
    • Goals
    • Capt
    • Mins
    • Friendly
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Competitive
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    • Away
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0
    • Total
    • 1
    • 0
    • 0
    • 90
    • 0
    • 0

    Match Statistics

    Sources

    • An English Football Internationals' Who's Who by Douglas Lamming (Hutton Press 1990)