Gordon Hodgson

Date of birth16 April 1904
Place of birthJohannesburg
NationalityEnglish
PositionInside forward

England international Gordon Hodgson set a club record with 36 goals in the 1930-31 season as well as scoring a record 17 hattricks over his Liverpool career. Also played cricket for Lancashire. Also played for South Africa.

Club stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1925-26 Liverpool League Division One 12
4
1926-27 Liverpool FA Cup 4
2
1926-27 Liverpool League Division One 36
16
1927-28 Liverpool League Division One 32
23
1928-29 Liverpool FA Cup 3
2
1928-29 Liverpool League Division One 38
30
1929-30 Liverpool FA Cup 1
1929-30 Liverpool League Division One 36
14
1930-31 Football League Inter League 1
1
1930-31 Liverpool FA Cup 1
1930-31 Liverpool League Division One 40
36
1931-32 Liverpool FA Cup 4
1
1931-32 Liverpool League Division One 39
26
1932-33 Liverpool FA Cup 1
1932-33 Liverpool League Division One 38
24
1933-34 Liverpool FA Cup 3
1
1933-34 Liverpool League Division One 37
23
1934-35 Liverpool FA Cup 2
2
1934-35 Liverpool League Division One 35
27
1935-36 Aston Villa League Division One 15
4
1935-36 Liverpool League Division One 17
9
1936-37 Aston Villa League Division Two 13
7


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

Club matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
18 Jan 1936 Preston North End v Aston Villa L 3-0 League Division One
25 Jan 1936 Aston Villa v Brentford D 2-2 League Division One
01 Feb 1936 Derby County v Aston Villa W 1-3 League Division One
08 Feb 1936 Aston Villa v Everton D 1-1 League Division One
15 Feb 1936 Bolton Wanderers v Aston Villa L 4-3 League Division One
29 Feb 1936 Aston Villa v Liverpool W 3-0 League Division One
07 Mar 1936 Stoke City v Aston Villa W 2-3 League Division One
14 Mar 1936 Aston Villa v Leeds United D 3-3 League Division One
28 Mar 1936 Aston Villa v Birmingham City W 2-1 League Division One
01 Apr 1936 West Bromwich Albion v Aston Villa W 0-3 League Division One
04 Apr 1936 Grimsby Town v Aston Villa L 4-1 League Division One
10 Apr 1936 Aston Villa v Wolverhampton Wanderers W 4-2 League Division One
11 Apr 1936 Aston Villa v Manchester City D 2-2 League Division One
13 Apr 1936 Wolverhampton Wanderers v Aston Villa D 2-2 League Division One
18 Apr 1936 Arsenal v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division One
29 Aug 1936 Swansea Town v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Two
02 Sep 1936 Nottingham Forest v Aston Villa D 1-1 League Division Two
05 Sep 1936 Aston Villa v Southampton W 4-0 League Division Two
07 Sep 1936 Aston Villa v Nottingham Forest D 1-1 League Division Two
12 Sep 1936 Burnley v Aston Villa W 1-2 League Division Two
14 Sep 1936 Aston Villa v Bradford City W 5-1 League Division Two
19 Sep 1936 Aston Villa v Fulham L 0-3 League Division Two
26 Sep 1936 Doncaster Rovers v Aston Villa L 1-0 League Division Two
31 Oct 1936 Sheffield United v Aston Villa L 5-1 League Division Two
14 Nov 1936 Blackpool v Aston Villa W 2-3 League Division Two
21 Nov 1936 Aston Villa v Blackburn Rovers D 2-2 League Division Two
28 Nov 1936 Bury v Aston Villa L 2-1 League Division Two
05 Dec 1936 Aston Villa v Leicester City L 1-3 League Division Two


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International stats

Season Team Competition Apps Subs Goals Y R
1924-25 South Africa Amateur 2
1924-25 South Africa Amateur v A 1
1924-25 South Africa International Friendly 2
1930-31 England British Home Championship 3
1
1930-31 England Trial 1


Please note: Career stats are based on performances in the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.

International matches

Date Match Result Competition Round
24 Sep 1924 Ireland v South Africa W 1-2 International Friendly
04 Oct 1924 Wales v South Africa L 1-0 Amateur v A
11 Oct 1924 England v South Africa L 3-2 Amateur
02 Nov 1924 Netherlands v South Africa L 2-1 International Friendly
26 Nov 1924 England v South Africa L 3-2 Amateur
20 Oct 1930 England v Ireland W 5-1 British Home Championship
22 Nov 1930 Wales v England W 0-4 British Home Championship
04 Mar 1931 England v THE REST W 3-2 TRIAL
28 Mar 1931 Scotland v England L 2-0 British Home Championship


Please note: Match history is complete for the Premier and Football Leagues and (in most cases all) internationals.