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Roy Bailey

Roy Bailey

Clubs played for: Tottenham Hotspur, Crystal Palace, Ipswich Town (1949-1965)

Born: 1932

Birthplace: Epsom, Surrey

Position: Goalkeeper

Biography: Father of former Manchester United goalkeeper, Gary, Roy won First Division championship medals in 1962 having won a second division medal 12 months earlier with Ipswich under Alf Ramsey. Emigrated to South Africa and died in Johannesburg in April 1993 at the age of 61

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Bailey, Roy Roy was the celebrity MC at an inter-provincial tournament for under-9 or 10s (circa 1982) in South Africa. At the prize-giving, he held me aloft as the winning captain with trophy in hand, and I farted on him.
31-12-19 David Morgan

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