Tommy Reynolds

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Tommy Reynolds
Personal information
Full nameThomas Reynolds [1]
Date of birth(1922-10-02)2 October 1922
Place of birth Felling, England
Date of death March 1998 (1998-04) (aged 75)
Place of death Gateshead, England
Playing position(s) Left Wing
Youth career
Felling Juniors
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1946–1953 Sunderland 167 (18)
1953–1954 King's Lynn
1954–1956 Darlington 43 (6)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Reynolds (2 October 1922 – March 1998) was an English footballer who played for Sunderland and Darlington in the Football League as a winger.

Club career

He joined Sunderland from youth club Felling Juniors, [2] and made his debut against Charlton Athletic on 11 September 1946 in a 5–0 defeat at The Valley. [3] Raised in the North East, he raced his own greyhounds at the local dog track. [4] He left Sunderland for King's Lynn, [3] after spending from 1946 until 1953 at the club, scoring 18 goals with 167 league appearances. [5]

He then made 43 league appearances for Darlington. [3]

He also managed a number of pubs, notably the North Moor in Sunderland, now demolished, and The Bush in the Hendon area of the town.

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References

  1. "Tommy Reynolds". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 26 November 2017.
  2. "Tommy Reynolds". Post War English & Scottish Football League A–Z Player's Database. Neil Brown. Retrieved 7 March 2014.
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