Jack Charlton

English footballer and manager

Jack Charlton (8 May 1935 – 10 July 2020) was an English former footballer and manager. He played for England national team.

Jack Charlton
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Personal information
Full name John Charlton
Date of birth (1935-05-08)8 May 1935
Place of birth Ashington, Northumberland, England
Date of death 10 July 2020(2020-07-10) (aged 85)
Place of death Northumberland, England
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Playing position Defender (retired)
Youth career
1950-1952 Leeds United
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1952-1973 Leeds United
National team
1965-1970 England
Teams managed
1973-1977
1977-1983
1984
1984-1985
1986-1995
Middlesbrough
Sheffield Wednesday
Middlesbrough
Newcastle United
Republic of Ireland
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

His younger brother was Bobby Charlton.

He died on 10 July 2020 in Northumberland at the age of 85.[1] He had dementia and lymphoma.[2]

Club career statisticsEdit

Club performance League
SeasonClubLeague AppsGoals
EnglandLeague
1952-53 Leeds United Second Division 1 0
1953-54 0 0
1954-55 1 0
1955-56 34 0
1956-57 First Division 21 0
1957-58 40 0
1958-59 39 1
1959-60 41 3
1960-61 Second Division 41 7
1961-62 34 9
1962-63 38 2
1963-64 25 3
1964-65 First Division 39 9
1965-66 40 6
1966-67 28 5
1967-68 34 5
1968-69 41 3
1969-70 32 3
1970-71 41 6
1971-72 41 5
1972-73 18 3
Country England 629 70
Total 629 70

International career statisticsEdit

[3]

England national team
YearAppsGoals
1965 9 0
1966 16 3
1967 2 1
1968 1 0
1969 5 2
1970 2 0
Total 35 6

ReferencesEdit

  1. "England 1966 World Cup hero Jack Charlton dies at 85". Sky News. 11 July 2020. Retrieved 11 July 2020.
  2. https://www.bbc.com/sport/football/53373542
  3. Strack-Zimmermann, Benjamin. "Jack Charlton". www.national-football-teams.com.