Buller Stadden

Buller Stadden

Position: Half Back

Died 30/12/1906
Place Of Birth Cardiff

William Stadden born Cardiff 1861 was a Welsh rugby union international half back who played club rugby for Cardiff and Dewsbury. Nickname "Buller". he gained eight caps for Wales over a period of seven years and is most remembered for scoring the winning try in 1890 to give Wales their first victory over England.

Stadden played 68 games for Cardiff between 1882/82 and 1885/86, scoring 14 tries.
He made his Welsh debut against Ireland in 1884,scoring a drop goal on his debut.
In 1886, Stadden left Cardiff for Dewsbury in West Yorkshire. He was the first Welsh player to be bought by an English club. Stadden passed away in Dewsbury under tragic sucumstances. He is buried in an unmarked grave in Dewsbury Cemetery

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Total 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 8 5 0 3 2 0 0 1 1  
Clubs: - Dewsbury - Cardiff -
Honours: - Wales -

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