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Colin Hampton

Colin Hampton

Clubs played for: Brechin Arnot, Brechin Hearts, Brechin Rovers, Brechin City, Motherwell, Chelsea, Brechin City, Crystal Palace (1906-1926)

Born: 1888

Birthplace: Brechin, Scotland

Died: 1968

Position: Goalkeeper

Biography: Spent the majority of his career at Stamford Bridge as understudy to Jim Molyneux. Won the military medal for gallantry during the World War One and then served as a special constable during the Second World War. Was awarded two benefit games for his long service with the club. Went onto run a confectionery shop in Brechin where he died in 1968.




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