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Frank Worthington

Frank Worthington

Clubs played for: Huddersfield Town, Leicester City, BoltonWanderers, Birmingham City, Leeds United, Sunderland, Southampton, Brighton, Tranmere Rovers, Preston North End, Stockport County. (1966-1987).

Born: 1948

Birthplace: Halifax

Position: Forward

Biography: Worthington, who is one of the great football mavericks was part of the United squad which toured Australia after the 1983-1984 season making appearances against Australia, Nottingham Forest and Juventus. He played another game for the club in May 1985 in Peter Foley's testimonial against Oxford United. After a spell as player manager of Tranmere Rovers, he has become an in demand after dinner speaker.

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Worthington, Frank My footballing hero was Frank.

Went to an open day at Jack Berry’s racing stable and saw Frank in the garden of Jack's house, I shouted ‘ Hiya Frank’ and he totally blanked me and left me gutted!

He wasn’t such a hero of mine after that. A very sad loss though.
01-11-22 Stevo

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