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John Fantham

John Fantham

Clubs played for: Sheffield Wednesday, Rotherham United (1957-1969)




Biography: Sturdy forward who was capped once by England and scored 147 goals in 380 games for the 'Owls'. Became a successful businessman in Sheffield. (Division Two Championship medal in 1959)

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Fantham, John Just learned that John passed away earlier this month. He was one of the greatest inside forwards of his generation, second only to Jimmy Greaves as a poacher and better than him from long range. RIP Wednesday Legend.

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