Peter Goy

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Peter Goy
Personal information
Full name Peter John Goy
Date of birth (1938-06-08)8 June 1938
Place of birth Beverley, Yorkshire, England
Date of death 12 April 2021(2021-04-12) (aged 82)
Position(s) Goalkeeper
Youth career
1954–1955 Arsenal
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1955–1960 Arsenal 2 (0)
1960–1964 Southend United 118 (0)
1964–1965 Watford 27 (0)
1965–1967 Huddersfield Town 4 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Peter John Goy (8 June 1938 – 12 April 2021) was an English professional footballer who played as a goalkeeper.

He turned professional in June 1955 and continued to play for the youth team until 1956. He played two matches for Arsenal, his debut against Leeds United on 24 February 1959 (which Arsenal won 1–0) and the second against Birmingham City on 4 May 1959.

He later played for Southend United, Watford and Huddersfield Town, before moving to South Africa, then living at Shoeburyness, Essex.

References[change | change source]

  • Harris, Jeff (1995). Hogg, Tony (ed.). Arsenal Who's Who. Independent UK Sports. ISBN 1-899429-03-4.