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Frederick Riley

Full name: Frederick Riley
Gender: Male
Born: January 9, 1912 in Manchester, Greater Manchester, Great Britain
Died: December 7, 1942 in [unknown], Unknown, France
Affiliations: Casuals FC, London (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Football


Frederick Riley’s club Casuals FC was the winner of the 1936 FA Amateur Cup and runner-up in the Isthmian League the same year. In the 1936 Olympic tournament, he was a substitute against China but played the match against Poland in the inside left position. Riley was a member of England’s amateur team that toured New Zealand, Australia and Ceylon (now Sri Lanka) in 1937. Riley was killed in action whilst flying over France with the RAF in 1942.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1936 Summer 24 Berlin Football Men's Football Great Britain GBR 5T

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G YC RC
1936 Summer 24 Berlin Football Great Britain GBR Final Standings 5T 1936-08-03 0 0 0
1936 Summer 24 Berlin Football Great Britain GBR Quarter-Finals Match #3 2 1936-08-08 POL 5, GBR 4 0
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