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Billy Mosforth

Personal information
Full nameWilliam Mosforth
Height1.62 m (5 ft 4 in)
Playing positionMidfield

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William Mosforth (1859 11 July 1929) was an English football player. He played for several Sheffield clubs but in his later career played mainly for Sheffield Wednesday before finally settling at United. He was capped for England 9 times between 1877 and 1882, which was a record at the time, and scored 3 goals.

He is known as being the first player to play for both Sheffield Clubs and to score the first ever goal at Sheffiled United's ground Bramall Lane.

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