Roger Hunt

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Roger Hunt
Roger Hunt.jpg
Hunt in 2006
Personal information
Full name Roger Hunt
Date of birth (1938-07-20) 20 July 1938 (age 82)
Place of birth Glazebury, Lancashire,[1] England
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1958–1969 Liverpool 404 (245)
1969–1972 Bolton Wanderers 76 (24)
1971Hellenic (loan) 6 (4)
Total 486 (273)
National team
1962–1969 England 34 (18)
Men's football
Representing  England
FIFA World Cup
Winner 1966 England
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Roger Hunt, MBE (born 20 July 1938) is an English former footballer. He played as a forward. He spent eleven years at Liverpool.

Hunt was a member of the England team that won the 1966 World Cup. He played in all six England games in the tournament, scoring three times. Hunt was inducted into the English Football Hall of Fame in 2006.

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  1. Being north of the River Mersey, Glazebury (and Culcheth) was in Lancashire before 1 April 1974. Please do not change