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Alan Hodgkinson

Sheffield United FC

5 appearances, 5 goals against
0 clean sheets

P 5 W 4 D 1 L 0 F 17: A 5
90% successful

1957-60

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
450

Profile

Full name Alan Hodgkinson MBE
Born 16 August 1936 in Station Road, Laughton Common, Rotherham, West Riding of Yorkshire [registered in Rotherham, September 1936].
Attended Laughton County School and Dinnington Secondary Modern School
Married to Brenda Lax [registered in Rother Valley, June 1959]. Three children, Karen, Paula and Andrew.
Died 8 December 2015, aged 79 years 114 days
Height/Weight 5' 9", 11st. 4lbs [1959].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990] & FindMyPast.com

Biographies Between the Sticks - Alan Hodgkinson (HarperCollins, May 2013)
 

x. - A Football Compendium, Peter J. Seddon (1999).

Club Career

Club(s) x
Club honours x
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number 758th player to appear for England. 77th goalkeeper to appear
Position(s) Goalkeeper
First match No. 311, 6 April 1957, England 2 Scotland 1, a British Championship match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 20 years 233 days.
Last match No. 345, 23 November 1960, England 5 Wales 1, a British Championship match at The Empire Stadium, Wembley Park, London, aged 24 years 99 days.
Major tournaments British Championships 1956-57, 1960-61;
Team honours British Championships winners 1956-57, 1960-61;
Individual honours x
Distinctions x

Beyond England

x.  - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.x.

 

Alan Hodgkinson - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp
Apps
Starts Sub on Sub
off
Mins. GA GA Av.
min
Comp GA Clean
Sheets
Cln
Sht Av
Capt. Disc.
5 5 5 5 0 0 450 5 90 min 5 0 0% none none
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Alan Hodgkinson - Match Record - All Matches
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home 3 3 0 0 12 3 +9 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +3
Away 2 1 1 0 5 2 +3 0 0 2.50 1.00 75.0 +2
All 5 4 1 0 17 5 +12 0 0 3.40 1.00 90.0 +4

 

Alan Hodgkinson - Match Record - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L

WCP

3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
WCF 0 0 0 0 0 0 =0 0 0 0.00 0.00 0.00 =0
World Cup 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
British Championship 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All 5 4 1 0 17 5 +12 0 0 3.40 1.00 90.0 +4

 

Alan Hodgkinson - Match Record - Tournament Matches
World Cup Preliminary Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
WCP 1956-58 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
WCP All 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1956-57 1 1 0 0 2 1 +1 0 0 2.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC 1960-61 1 1 0 0 5 1 +4 0 0 5.00 1.00 100.0 +1
BC All 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
 WC 3 2 1 0 10 3 +7 0 0 3.333 1.00 83.3 +2
 BC 2 2 0 0 7 2 +5 0 0 3.50 1.00 100.0 +2
All 5 4 1 0 17 5 +12 0 0 3.40 1.00 90.0 +4

 

Alan Hodgkinson - Match History
 Club: Sheffield United F.C. - 5 full caps

Coach: Walter Winterbottom - 5 full capsx

Age 20
1 311 6 April 1957 - England 2 Scotland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 1
2 312 8 May 1957 - England 5 Republic of Ireland 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley WCP HW Start 1
3 313 15 May 1957 - Denmark 1 England 4, Idr√¶tsparken, København AW Start 1
4 314 19 May 1957 - Republic of Ireland 1 England 1, Dalymount Park, Dublin AD Start 1
Age 24
5 345 23 November 1960 - England 5 Wales 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley BC HW Start 1

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