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John Radford (Arsenal F.C. 1963-77)

John Radford

Looking delighted to have scored against Anderlecht in the Fairs Cup Final

John Radford in Statto's Corner

John Radford : Big John    



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Want to know more? Recommended further reading:

Arsenal! Arsenal!

Arsenal A Complete Record - Fred Ollier

Arsenal Who's Who - Jeff Harris

Arsenal Player by Player - Ivan Ponting

John Radford in Statto's Corner

John Radford

Position: Striker

Born : Hemsworth, Yorkshire 22 February 1947

Joined as an apprentice in October 1962

Turned professional February 1964

Played for first team from 1963-77

Debut: West Ham away 21 March 1964 (drew 1-1 League)

Debut goal: Wolves home 2 Jan 1965 scored a hatrick (won 4-1 League)

England Internationals 2

England under 23's 4


League played (375 + 4) 379 goals 111
F A Cup (82 + 2) 44 goals 15
League Cup 34 goals 12
Europe 24 goals 11
Arsenal total 481 goals total 149

League Championship medal 1970-71

FA Cup Winners medal 1970-71

FA Cup Finalist 1971-72

League Cup Finalist medal 1967-8 68-9

Fairs Cup Winners medal 1969-70

Scored more goals for the club playing at all levels than any other player (over 300)

Went on to West Ham for £80,000 (December 1976), Blackburn and non-league Bishops Stortford as player manager




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