Smillie, Andy

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Andy Smillie

Andy Smillie

Clubs played for: West Ham United, Crystal Palace, Scunthorpe United, Southend United, Gillingham (1958-1970)




Biography: An England youth international still lives in Southend and ran a cafe called Smiley's on the Little Riviera on Westcliff seafront near Rossis.

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Smillie, Andy We were in the same class at Loxford Secondary Modern School in Ilford. They were great days. The school is no longer there having been demolished in the 90's and houses built in it's place.
21-11-20 11 Weir Farm Road Rayleigh, Esse

Smillie, Andy Andy was my football coach when I was student at South Hackney Secondary school. He gave me one piece of advice I never forgot.
“Move the ball quickly because defenders like to get their shorts dirty”.
29-08-20 Gary Elson

Smillie, Andy And he makes great Fish & Chips . You must try them.

Smillie, Andy As a youngster i was collecting autographs outside Crystal Palace when a man came up to me and said are you no going in then he had a spare stand seat and i went in with him i think it was against Grimsby and Andy Smillie had a great game the man said to me Andy has got new boots on how do you know i said to which he replied 'Hes my boy'

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