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Monthly Archives: August 2018

Profile Tuesday – George Robledo

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The first overseas player to become the top goal scorer in the English top division in the 1951-52 season. Having refused to join Newcastle Utd unless they also signed his brother, George Robledo went on to form, arguably, Newcastle’s greatest ever striking partnership alongside Jackie Milburn. Born:        14th April 1926 –  Iquique, Chile    […]

Profile Tuesday – Dave Beasant

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Undeniably underrated but way ahead of his time in English football, Dave Beasant was a key part of the Wimledon side that within 9 years of becoming a Football League team completed an unprecedented four season rise to the top tier of English football. Born:         20 March 1959 –  Willesden, England      […]