Clem Stephenson

Clement Stephenson (6 February 1890 – 24 October 1961)[3] was an English footballer whose 20-year career at Aston Villa and Huddersfield Town included success in both the FA Cup and League Championship. Stephenson's place in history as an inside forward was assured when Herbert Chapman targeted him as the man to lead Huddersfield Town's challenge for three consecutive Football League titles in the 1920s, he also made a single appearance for England in that period.[4]

Clem Stephenson
Personal information
Full name Clement Stephenson[1]
Date of birth 6 February 1890
Place of birth Seaton Delaval, Northumberland, England
Date of death 24 October 1961(1961-10-24) (aged 71)
Place of death Huddersfield, England
Height 5 ft 7+12 in (1.71 m)[2]
Position(s) Inside forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1905 New Delaval Villa
1906 West Stanley
1907 Blyth Spartans
1908 Durham City
1910–1920 Aston Villa 192 (85)
1920–1929 Huddersfield Town 248 (42)
Total 440 (127)
National team
1924 England 1 (0)
Teams managed
1929–1942 Huddersfield Town
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only