William Balmer

William Balmer
Position:
DF
D.o.B: 01/01/1877
Birthplace: Liverpool
Appearances: 331
Goals: 1
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Billy Balmer signed for Everton from the South Shore in 1897 and he went on to make 331 appearances scoring one goal.

A tough-tackling full-back, he could operate effectively on either flank and on many occasions partnered his brother, Robert, in the Everton defence.

Liverpool-born Balmer represented England and he played in both the 1906 and 1907 FA Cup finals.

He left the club in 1908 signing for Southern League side, Croydon Common and he later signed for Chester in 1912 but only made two appearances before ending his playing career. 

Career Stats - William Balmer (First team)

League FA Cup League Cup Europe Total
Season App. Gls. App. Gls. App. Gls. App. Gls. App. Gls.
1897 1898 12 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 17 0
1898 1899 23 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 25 0
1899 1900 32 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 33 1
1900 1901 31 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 33 0
1901 1902 28 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 30 0
1902 1903 28 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 31 0
1903 1904 32 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 33 0
1904 1905 30 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 33 0
1905 1906 18 0 5 0 0 0 0 0 23 0
1906 1907 33 0 8 0 0 0 0 0 41 0
1907 1908 26 0 6 0 0 0 0 0 32 0
Total 293 1 38 0 0 0 0 0 331 1
Please note, not all competitions are listed on this page. In some cases, this may result in a discrepancy between the displayed totals for appearances and goals.

Club From To App. Gls.
Everton 06/11/1897 25/04/1908 331 1

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