Tommy Neill (footballer)

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Tommy Neill
Personal information
Full nameThomas Kerr Neill
Date of birth(1930-10-03)3 October 1930
Place of birth Methil, Fife, Scotland
Date of death 15 July 1996(1996-07-15) (aged 66)
Place of death Bolton
Playing position(s) Wing half
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1950–1956 Bolton Wanderers 42 (3)
1956–1960 Bury 90 (9)
1960–1963 Tranmere Rovers 79 (2)
1963–1964 Wigan Athletic 35 (5)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Tommy Neill (3 October 1930 – 15 July 1996) was a Scottish footballer who played as a wing half in the Football League for Bolton Wanderers, Bury and Tranmere Rovers. [1] [2] He also spent one season at Wigan Athletic in the Cheshire League, playing 35 games and scoring five goals. [3]

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References

  1. Brown, Neil (2 September 2012). "Tommy Neill". Post War English & Scottish Football League A – Z Player's Database. Retrieved 2 November 2012.
  2. Upton, Gilbert; Wilson, Steve (November 1997). "Players' Data". Tranmere Rovers 1921–1997: A Complete Record. pp. 101–108. ISBN   978-0-9518648-2-1.
  3. Hayes, Dean (1996). The Latics: The Official History of Wigan Athletic F.C. Harefield: Yore Publications. ISBN   1-874427-91-7.