John Paddock (1876–1965) was an English footballer who played as a forward for West Bromwich Albion, Brierley Hill Alliance, Walsall, Halesowen, Wellington Town, and Burslem Port Vale.
John Paddock, the son of West Brom trainer Jack Paddock, started his career with West Bromwich Albion in 1899. He played some twenty league games, scoring at least one goal. He later had spells with Brierley Hill Alliance, Walsall, Halesowen and Wellington Town, before joining Burslem Port Vale in August 1906. He scored on his debut for the Vale; at outside-right in a 2–1 win over his old club West Brom at the Athletic Ground on 10 September. He played just eight Second Division games however, and was released at the end of the season as the club went into liquidation.
Full name John James Paddock
Date of birth 1876
Place of birth West Bromwich, England
Date of death 1965 (aged 88–89)
Playing position Forward
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1899–1900 West Bromwich Albion 20 (1)
? ? Walsall ? ?
? ? Brierley Hill Alliance ? ? ? ? ? Halesowen ? ? ? ? Wellington Town
1906–1907 Burslem Port Vale 8 (3)
Total 28+ (4+)