Hodgkinson as Oxford United goalkeeping coach in 2011
|Date of birth||16 August 1936|
|Place of birth||Laughton Common, West Riding of Yorkshire, England|
|Date of death||8 December 2015(aged 79)|
|Height||5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)|
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only|
Football career[change | change source]
At just over 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m), Hodgkinson was on the small side for a goalkeeper, but made up for the lack of height by his good positional play. He played for Sheffield United from 1954 through 1971 and for the England national football team from 1957 through 1960.
Death[change | change source]
Hodgkinson died on 8 December 2015 at the age of 79.
Sheffield United career[change | change source]
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References[change | change source]
- "Sheffield United: Bramall Lane legend passes away". The Star. Retrieved 8 December 2015.
Other websites[change | change source]
Media related to Alan Hodgkinson at Wikimedia Commons