Samuel Abel

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Samuel Abel
Personal information
Full name Samuel Charles Abel
Date of birth 30 December 1908
Place of birth Neston, England
Date of death 26 September 1959
Place of death Willesden, England
Playing position Forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Neston Brickworks ? (?)
1929 Bury 0 (0)
1930 Accrington Stanley 26 (18)
1930–1932 Chesterfield 70 (39)
1933 Fulham 9 (1)
1934–1938 Queens Park Rangers 36 (6)
1938-1939 Tunbridge Wells Rangers

* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

† Appearances (goals)

Samuel Charles Abel (born 30 December 1908 in Neston, Cheshire) was an English footballer who played in the Football League for Accrington Stanley, Chesterfield, Fulham and Queens Park Rangers,[1] signing for QPR on 24 May 1934 after 2 seasons with Fulham. He was signed by QPR to play as a forward but later played right back.Signed for Tunbridge Wells Rangers for 1938-39 season During the war he was a Special Constable in the Harlesden area of London and played again for QPR during the war time league. After the war he became a groundsman at Wembley Stadium.[citation needed]


  1. Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData (Tony Brown). p. 6. ISBN 978-1-899468-67-6.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>