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Arden Maddison

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Place of death  Rugeley, England
Position  Defender
Role  Footballer
Name  Arden Maddison
Playing position  Half-back

Full name  Arden John Arden Maddison
Date of birth  (1900-02-12)12 February 1900
Place of birth  Usworth, Washington, England
Date of death  19 August 1987(1987-08-19) (aged 87)
Died  August 19, 1987, Rugeley, United Kingdom

John Arden Brown Maddison (12 February 1900 – 19 August 1987) was an English footballer who played at half-back for Stoke, Port Vale, Oldham Athletic, Gresley Rovers and Sutton Town.


Playing career

Maddison played for Usworth Colliery, before joining Stoke in 1923. His one appearance for Stoke came in a 0–0 draw with Stockport County at the Victoria Ground on 2 February 1924. He was released at the end of the 1923–24 season and joined local Second Division rivals Port Vale in October 1924. He played just eight games in the 1924–25 season, before making 30 appearances in the 1925–26 campaign. He scored his first senior goal on 9 October 1926, in a 2–1 defeat to Notts County at Meadow Lane. However, he fractured a collarbone in November 1926 and missed the rest of the 1926–27 season. He was released from his contract at The Old Recreation Ground in May 1927, and moved on to Oldham Athletic, Gresley Rovers and Sutton Town.


  • Sourced from Arden Maddison profile at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)
  • References

    Arden Maddison Wikipedia

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