jimmy archibald - fact file

1919 - 1922        midfield

FULL NAME : JAMES MITCHELL ARCHIBALD
 

Born on 18th September 1892- in Falkirk, Scotland.

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Jimmy Archibald was a midfield signing for Spurs when they were re-grouping after World War I.

Archibald joined from Motherwell in 1919 and played as a wing half in Second Division team of 1919-20 who were Champions.  He continued to feature for Tottenham in the next two First Division campaigns until, in 1922, he was transferred to Third Division (South) Aberdare Athletic.

He only stayed one season in Wales before he returned to London when he signed for Clapton Orient playing at Homerton.  Jimmy spent three seasons there before he left to join Tunbridge Wells and then went on to play for Margate before retiring.

Jimmy Archibald died in the Connaught Hospital, Walthamstow aged 82, having lived in Walthamstow for many years.
His funeral was at held at the City of London Crematorium, Manor Park on Thursday 6th February 1975.
 

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Career Record
 
Club Signed Fee Debut Apps Goals
Motherwell ?? ?? ??  ?? ??
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR 1919 ?? ??  ?? ??
Aberdare Athletic 1922 ?? ??  ?? ??
Clapton Orient 1923 ?? ??  ?? ??
Tunbridge Wells 1926 ?? ??  ?? ??
Margate ?? ?? ??  ?? ??

Career Record
Motherwell
- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
- Other appearances; ?? goals
TOTTENHAM HOTSPUR
- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
European appearances; ?? goals
Aberdare Athletic

- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
- Other appearances; ?? goals
Clapton Orient
- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
- Other appearances; ?? goals
Tunbridge Wells
- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
- Other appearances; ?? goals
Margate
- League appearances; ?? goals
- FA Cup appearances; ?? goals
- Other appearances; ?? goals

Honours
- international
- full caps;  - goals
Under-21 caps; goals
- Cup winners medal 19---

Milestones
- appearance

           

1973

Jimmy had broken his right leg and was in D1 ward of Hackney Hospital.

He was proud of playing for Spurs and said, I have always maintained my interest in Spurs and love to talk about the old players and matches.
 

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