Ivor Broadis

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Ivor Broadis
Personal information
Full name Ivan Arthur Broadis[1]
Date of birth (1922-12-18)18 December 1922
Place of birth Isle of Dogs, Poplar, England
Date of death 12 April 2019(2019-04-12) (aged 96)
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Playing position Inside forward
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1946–1949 Carlisle United 91 (52)
1949–1951 Sunderland 79 (25)
1951–1953 Manchester City 74 (10)
1953–1955 Newcastle United 42 (15)
1955–1959 Carlisle United 159 (32)
1959–1960 Queen of the South 63 (20)
Total 512 (157)
National team
1951–1954 England 14 (8)
Teams managed
1946–1949 Carlisle United
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Ivan Arthur "Ivor" Broadis (18 December 1922 – 12 April 2019) was an English professional footballer. He played as an inside forward. His career lasted from 1946 to 1960. He played for clubs Carlisle United (two stints), Sunderland, Manchester City, Newcastle United and Queen of the South. He also played for England 14 times, including at the 1954 FIFA World Cup. He scored eight goals for his country in the early 1950s.

Broadis was born in the Isle of Dogs, Poplar in East London. At the time of his death, he was the oldest living English international footballer.[2] He died in 2019, at the age of 96.[3]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Ivor Broadis". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 14 April 2019.
  2. "England player Ivor Broadis reunited with Wembley strip". BBC News. 27 November 2018. Retrieved 14 April 2019.
  3. "Ivor Broadis: England footballer dies aged 96". BBC News. 14 April 2019. Retrieved 14 April 2019.

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