Greens on Screen’s first page was published in January 1999. Its early purpose was to bring Plymouth Argyle a little closer to those unable to see their team, and whilst it has changed a great deal over the years, its core themes - sites and sounds for Westcountry exiles - still stand. The site was very lucky to take on the content of Trevor Scallan’s Semper Viridis in the summer of 2007, and in 2009 launched GoS-DB, a wealth of facts and figures from PAFC’s history. A year later we embarked on a complete history of Argyle, with much-valued contributions from chapter authors.
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Born: 23 September 1882
1. Came from: Southend United Went to: Chelsea
1. First game: 02 September 1907 Last game: 13 April 1909
2. Came from: Chelsea Went to: Southend United
2. First game: 03 September 1910 Last game: 06 October 1911
Appearances: 134 (134/0) Goals: 13
Holden was born in Billingshurst, Sussex in 1882. He began his career with Portsmouth before joining Southend United. In 1907 he moved to Home Park and was a fixture in the team at outside-left over the next two years. The club handbook described him as "fast, dashing and noted for accurate centring". In April 1909 he left Argyle to sign for Chelsea, where he made 20 appearances and scored once during his single season with the club.
In September 1910 he returned to Plymouth, immediately regaining his place on the wing and recapturing his previous good form. However, he lost his place in the side during the 1911-12 campaign and left the club at the end of the season, returning to Southend United where he ended his career.
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APPEARANCE DETAILS [reselect competitions]
The details below reflect appearances in all first-team competitions.
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