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Johnny Haynes

Johnny Haynes

Clubs played for: Fulham, Wimbledon (loan), Toronto City (loan), Durban City, Wealdstone (1952-1973)

Born: 1934

Birthplace: Kentish Town, London

Died: 2005

Position: Inside-forward

Biography: In 1961, the Maestro became Britain's first ever 100 pound a week footballer, when the 20 pounds per week maximum wage was abolished. Spent 15 years in South Africa and lived in Edinburgh where he ran a dry cleaning business until his death in October 2005, following a car crash. (Played in Fulham's record 10-1 win over Ipswich in 1963)




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