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Clyde Purnell

Full name: Clyde Honeysett Purnell
Gender: Male
Born: May 14, 1877 in Ryde, Isle of Wight, Great Britain
Died: August 14, 1934 in Westenhanger, Kent, Great Britain
Affiliations: Clapton FC, London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)

Biography

After winning an Olympic gold medal in 1908, Clyde Purnell picked up at FA Amateur Cup winner’s medal the following season when he scored once in Clapton’s 6-0 victory over Easton United. He won four amateur caps but never played in a full international. At the 1908 Olympics, playing at inside-left, Purnell scored four goals in Britain’s first-round victory over Sweden. He lived in Muswell Hill, North London, but died on Folkestone Racecourse.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1908 Summer 30 London Football Men's Football Great Britain GBR 1 Gold

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1908 Summer 30 London Football Great Britain GBR Final Standings 1 1908-10-19 4 0 0
1908 Summer 30 London Football Great Britain GBR Final Round Match 1/2 1 1908-10-24 GBR 2, DEN 0 0
1908 Summer 30 London Football Great Britain GBR Semi-Finals Match #2 1 1908-10-22 GBR 4, NED 0 0
1908 Summer 30 London Football Great Britain GBR Round One Match #2 1 1908-10-20 GBR 12, SWE 1 4
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