Tom Holford

T. (Tom) Holford *


As a member for distinguished contribution

Inducted 2003

Migrated to Australia in 1881 from Hanley, Staffordshire, England

Contributed to the game of soccer as a Player and Administrator and was the owner of a pottery works where most of the employees, of which he was leader, were involved in soccer prior to the first league competition in 1903

Founder Member, first Chairman and President of the South Australian British Football Association in 1902