Harry Allen (footballer, born 1879)

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Harry Allen
Personal information
Full name Henry Allen[1]
Date of birth 1879[1]
Place of birth Spondon, England[1]
Date of death 1939 (aged 59–60)[1]
Playing position(s) Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1897–1898 Alvaston
1898–1899 Derby County 15 (3)
1900–1901 Leicester Fosse 13 (2)
1900–1901 Derby County 0 (0)
1900 Alvaston & Boulton
1901 (Rhodesia)
Total 28 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Henry Allen (1879–1939) was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Derby County and Leicester Fosse.[1][2] He was a member of the Derby team which lost 4–1 to Sheffield United in the 1899 FA Cup Final.[1]


  1. ^ a b c d e f Harry Allen at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
  2. ^ Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. SoccerData. ISBN 1-899468-67-6.