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Player A-Z

Jimmy Leadbetter

Jimmy Leadbetter
Full Name James Hunter Leadbetter
Dob 15-07-1928
Pob Edinburgh
Country Of Birth ScotlandScotland
Nationality ScotlandScotland
Died Edinburgh, 18/7/2006
Position Winger/midfield
Hall Of Fame Inducted into the Hall of Fame 2008
Debut AFC Bournemouth 1-0 (H) Division 3 (South) 8-10-1955
Final game Tottenham Hotspur 0-5 (A) FA Cup 4th Round 30-1-1965
Era Professional
Inactive Retired/Inactive

Club Appearance Record

Season Lge Apps Lge Goals Cup Apps Cup Goals Tot Apps Tot Goals Oth Apps Oth Goals Res Apps Res Goals Youth Apps Youth Goals Third Apps Third Goals
1955-56 22 4 22 4 1 18 14
1956-57 45 13 3 1 48 14 2 3
1957-58 42 2 2 44 2 3
1958-59 39 2 3 42 2 3
1959-60 42 8 1 43 8 5 1
1960-61 42 3 2 44 3 4 3
1961-62 41 8 8 2 49 10 8 1
1962-63 35 2 4 3 39 5 2 4 1
1963-64 17 1 3 20 1 4 1 19 3
1964-65 19 3 22 0(1) 12 1
1965-66 1 1
TOTALS 344 43 29 6 373 49 33(1) 10 53 19

Career Record

Club Date Signed Date Left Fee
Murrayfield Athletic - - Youth Team
Edinburgh Thistle - - -
Ammandale - July 1949 -
Chelsea July 1949 August 1952 £12,000
Brighton & Hove Albion August 1952 June 1955 -
Ipswich Town June 1955 1965 £1,750
Sudbury Town 1965-66 Player / Manager - -