Tony Hapgood

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Tony Hapgood
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Full nameEdris Anthony Hapgood [1]
Date of birth(1930-06-13)13 June 1930
Place of birth Kettering, England
Date of death 1 September 2011(2011-09-01) (aged 81)
Place of death Blackburn, England
Playing position(s) Winger
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1948–1952 Burnley 7 (2)
1953 Watford 1 (0)
Ashford Town (Kent) ? (?)
Chatham Town ? (?)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Edris Anthony "Tony" Hapgood (1930–2011) was an English professional association footballer who played as a winger. The son of Arsenal and England great Eddie Hapgood, he played in the Football League for Burnley and Watford during the 1950s.

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References

  1. "Tony Hapgood". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 14 May 2015.