Dudley, Worcestershire, England
|Died:|| (aged 83)|
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
|Weight||150 lb (68 kg)|
|1935–1939||Winnipeg Blue Bombers|
|Career highlights and awards|
W. H. (Herb) Mobberley (1904 – June 26, 1988) was a Canadian football player who played for the Winnipeg Blue Bombers. He won the Grey Cup with Winnipeg in 1935 and 1939.
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers are a professional Canadian football team based in Winnipeg, Manitoba and the current Grey Cup champions. The Blue Bombers compete in the Canadian Football League (CFL) as a member club of the league's West division. They play their home games at IG Field after many years of playing at the since demolished Canad Inns Stadium.
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Mobberley is a village in Cheshire, England.
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