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Jack Zealley

Full name: Walter John "Jack" Zealley
Gender: Male
Born: 1874 in Bothenhampton, Dorset, Great Britain
Died: May 18, 1956 in Weymouth, Dorset, Great Britain
Affiliations: Upton Park FC, London (GBR) / Bridport FC, Bridport (GBR)
Country: GBR Great Britain
Sport: Football

Medals: 1 Gold (1 Total)


Playing at inside-left for Upton Park at the 1900 Olympics, Zealey was rated one of the outstanding players on the British team and scored once in Upton Park's [4-0] victory over the French team. A Dorset farmer, Zealley was a stalwart of Bridport FC and played for the club between 1892 and 1910. He was also a regular with the Dorset County representative side and a frequent guest with Upton Park for their tours of Britain and continental in the first decade of the 20th century.

His brother Arthur was an accomplished cricketer who played for Dorset in the Minor Counties Championship.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1900 Summer Paris Football Men's Football Upton Park FC GBR 1 Gold

Men's Football

Games Age City Sport Team NOC Phase Unit Rank Date Result G
1900 Summer Paris Football Upton Park FC GBR Final Standings 1 1900-09-20 1
1900 Summer Paris Football Upton Park GBR Final Round Match #1 1 1900-09-20 Upton Park 4, USFSA 0 1