Jack Charlton

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Jack Charlton
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Personal information
Full name John Charlton
Date of birth (1935-05-08)8 May 1935
Place of birth Ashington, Northumberland, England
Date of death 10 July 2020(2020-07-10) (aged 85)
Place of death Northumberland, England
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Defender (retired)
Youth career
1950-1952 Leeds United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952-1973 Leeds United
National team
1965-1970 England
Teams managed
1973-1977
1977-1983
1984
1984-1985
1986-1995
Middlesbrough
Sheffield Wednesday
Middlesbrough
Newcastle United
Republic of Ireland
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Jack Charlton (8 May 1935 – 10 July 2020) was an English former footballer and manager. He played for England national team.

His younger brother was Bobby Charlton.

He died on 10 July 2020 in Northumberland at the age of 85.[1] He had dementia and lymphoma.[2]

Club career statistics[change | change source]

Club performance League
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals
EnglandLeague
1952-53 Leeds United Second Division 1 0
1953-54 0 0
1954-55 1 0
1955-56 34 0
1956-57 First Division 21 0
1957-58 40 0
1958-59 39 1
1959-60 41 3
1960-61 Second Division 41 7
1961-62 34 9
1962-63 38 2
1963-64 25 3
1964-65 First Division 39 9
1965-66 40 6
1966-67 28 5
1967-68 34 5
1968-69 41 3
1969-70 32 3
1970-71 41 6
1971-72 41 5
1972-73 18 3
Country England 629 70
Total 629 70

International career statistics[change | change source]

[3]

England national team
YearAppsGoals
1965 9 0
1966 16 3
1967 2 1
1968 1 0
1969 5 2
1970 2 0
Total 35 6

References[change | change source]

  1. "England 1966 World Cup hero Jack Charlton dies at 85". Sky News. 11 July 2020. Retrieved 11 July 2020.
  2. https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/53373542
  3. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Jack Charlton". www.national-football-teams.com.