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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

1957-62

disciplined: none
Captain:
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 England U23 (one appearance, 1956)
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.
6 5 5 5 0 0 450 5 90 min 5 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.

 

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

Match History

 Club: Sheffield United F.C. - five full appearances (450 min)

manager: Walter Winterbottom - five full appearances (450 min)x


Age 20
1 u23 26 September 1956 - Denmark 0 England 3, Idrætsparken, København Fr AW Start 1
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, Idrętsparken, 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

Age 25
355 4 April 1962 - England 3 Austria 1, Empire Stadium, Wembley Fr HW reserve

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