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Player Database - Norman Smith


Norman Smith

Debut game
v Leicester City Colts (h) League Cup Final 28th September 1941
(Final carried over from previous season)

Final game for Gresley Rovers first team
v Sutton Town (a) Central Alliance KO Cup Final, 25th March 1954
(Final carried over from previous season)

Norman first played for Rovers in September 1941.
During the War years 1939-1945 records are not reliable as many games and players were not published in the local press.
Also, players were called up and played as and when they were available.
These figures are based on the most reliable available.

He won two medals Central Alliance Cup winners and Gresley Old Folks Cup winners.
Norman left Gresley and played for Accrington Stanley and Oldham Athletic before joining Burton Albion in 1950. After 3 years with Burton, he returned to Gresley in 1953/54 season.

Norman died on 10th January 2000 aged 75.

Previous clubs

Burton Albion,
First Name Norman
Last Name Smith
Signed September 1941
Position Forward
Appearances 53
Goals Scored 30
Clean Sheets N/A
Left June 1954

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