Teddy Purcell (footballer)
Edward John Purcell (15 June 1896 – 10 May 1933) was an Australian rules football player at the Fitzroy Football Club in the Victorian Football League (VFL). He became a premiership player at Fitroy, playing in the 1916 VFL Grand Final, under the captaincy of Wally Johnson, with George Holden as coach. Purcell made his debut against Carlton in Round 1 of the 1916 VFL season, at Princes Park.
|Full name||Edward John Purcell|
|Date of birth||15 June 1896|
|Place of birth||Yarragon, Victoria|
|Date of death||10 May 1933(aged 36)|
|Place of death||Kew, Victoria|
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1917.
|Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com|