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Bob Hesford

Huddersfield Town AFC



Full name Robert Taylor Hesford
Born 13 April 1916 in Bolton, Lancashire [registered in Bolton, June 1916]
Died 15 June 1982 in Blackpool [registered in Fylde, June 1982]
Height/Weight not known

Club Career

Club(s) Joined Huddersfield Town FC in 1934 and kept goal in 203 league matches. Left on 3 August 1950 to join Stalybridge Celtic FC, of the Cheshire County League.
Club honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None



England Career

Player number Uncapped
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Major tournaments None
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

. Spent three years in the war as captain of the Chindits in the Far-east. After leaving the game, as a school teacher who went on to teach in Northern Rhodesia.


Bob Hesford - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Mins. GA GA Av.
Comp GA Clean
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
3 0 0 0 0 0 min 0 0 0% none none
minutes are an approximation, due to the fact that many matches rarely stick to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries and errors.


Bob Hesford - Match History
 Club: Huddersfield Town A.F.C. - 0 full appearances

F.A. International Select Committee - 0 full capsx

Age 23
- 224 13 May 1939 - Italy 2 England 2, Stadio Civico San Siro, Milano tour AD stay-at-home reserve
- 225 18 May 1939 - Yugoslavia 2 England 1, Stadion Beogradski SK, Beograd AL
- 226 24 May 1939 - Romania 0 England 2, Stadionul ANEF, Bucureşti AW