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Local Footballers / 'Old' Football League  (2/2)


 

Football League Teams and their Washington Players

ARSENAL

• John Wilson

ASTON VILLA

• Fred Archer

• Tom Ball

• Ronnie Slaley

• Ronnie Starling

BARNSLEY

• Bobby Glendenning

• Norman Hunter

• Frank Matthews

• Jimmy Proudfoot

• G. Suddick

BRISTOL CITY

• Norman Hunter

BOLTON WANDERERS

• Jack Atkinson

• Bobby Gibson

• Bobby Glendenning

• Freddie Scott

BRADFORD CITY

• George Hepplewhite

• Tommy Railton

BRENTFORD

• Joseph Allon

• Keith Coleman

• Herbie Watson

BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION

• Graham Winstanley

BURY

• Doc Ellison

• Tommy Mills

CARDIFF CITY

• Alfie Hagan

• Billy (Sos) Thirlaway

CARLISLE UNITED

• R. Bradley

• Wilson Hepplewhite

• Graham Winstanley

CHELSEA

• Joseph Allon

• W. Sillitoe

CHARLTON ATHLETIC

• Frank Kenyon

• Sam Scorer

• Norman Smith

CLAPTON (LEYTON) ORIENT

• Willie Jonas

• Jackie Price

• W. Sillitoe

COVENTRY CITY

• George Allen

CRYSTAL PALACE

• Gilly Allen

• W. Sillitoe

• Lenk Walker

DARLINGTON

• Gordon Catterall

• Harry Lyle

• Dougie Robson

DERBY COUNTY

• Jimmy Hagan

• Gordon Hughes

EVERTON

• Howard Kendall

GATESHEAD

• Jeff Humble

• Harry Lyle

 

GRIMSBY

• Thomas Watson

HARTLEPOOL UNITED

• Joseph Allon

• Bobby Capeman

• Wilson Hepplewhite

• John Wilson

HUDDERSFIELD TOWN

• Henry Bailes

• George Hepplewhite

HULL CITY

• David Coates

• Arden Maddison

• Tommy Nevins

• W. (Pepp) Robson

• Ronnie Slaley

• Ronnie Starling

LEEDS UNITED

• Gordon Catterall

• Billy Furness

• Norman Hunter

• T. Neal

• Vincent Sowerby

LINCOLN CITY

• Joseph Allon

MANCHESTER UNITED

• Charlie Spencer

MANSFIELD TOWN

• David Coates

• Billy Moore

MIDDLESBROUGH

• Sinnot Purvis

MILLWALL

• Jimmy McCartney

NEWCASTLE UNITED

• Joseph Allon

• R. Bradley

• Billy Carlton

• Alfie Farnham

• Alfie Hagan

• Gordon Hughes

• Jimmy McCartney

• John Nesbitt

• John Savage

• Foster Scott

• Ronnie Slaley

• Charlie Spencer

• Ronnie Starling

• Colin Suggett

• Graham Winstanley

NORTHAMPTON TOWN

• George Allen

NORWICH CITY

• Billy Furness

• Colin Suggett

NOTTINGHAM FOREST

• Freddie Scott

NOTTS COUNTY

• Bobby Bulch

• David Coates

PETERBOROUGH

• Joseph Allon

PORT VALE

• Joseph Allon

PORTSMOUTH

• Tommy Bell

PRESTON NORTH END

• George Hepplewhite

• Howard Kendall

 

QUEENS PARK RANGERS

• Jackie Price

ROCHDALE

• Thomas Watson

SHEFFIELD UNITED

• Willy Cook

• Jimmy Hagan

SHEFFIELD WEDNESDAY

• Tommy Gale

• Ronnie Slaley

• Ronnie Starling

SOUTHEND

• John Savage

SOUTHPORT

• Jimmy Proudfoot

STOKE CITY

• Tommy Dawson

• Howard Kendall

• Arden Maddison

• Billy Moore

SUNDERLAND

• Keith Coleman

• John Cowell

• Harry Godbold

• John Haggan

• Harry Hetherington

• Harry Kirtley

• Don Maddison

• Tommy Nesbitt

• Tommy Railton

• Alfie Smurke

• Jackie Stelling

• Colin Suggett

SWANSEA TOWN  (CITY)

• Joseph Allon

SWINDON TOWN

• Henry Bailes

TRANMERE ROVERS

• Alfie Hagan

WALSALL

• Fred Archer

WEST BROMWICH ALBION

• Colin Suggett

WEST HAM UNITED

• E. Barker

• Bobby Black

• Keith Coleman

• Billy (Sos) Thirlaway

WOLVES

• John Bartley

• Martin Docherty

YORK CITY

• Tommy Gale

• Freddie Scott

 

This data was compiled by Football League Referee Clem Smith and Washington Footballer George Hepplewhite.

( It was first published in Leo Bottoms' excellent local history book, On The Doorsteps Of Washington. )