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Harry Leyland

Harry Leyland

Clubs played for: Everton, Blackburn Rovers, TranmereRovers. (1951-1965).

Born: 1930

Birthplace: Liverpool

Position: Goalkeeper

Biography: Ex Blackburn goalkeeper transfered to Tranmere Rovers early '60s. as first team 'keeper. He helped with the training and coaching of the junior players on Thursday evenings and accompanied a party of 7 juniors (myself included) to Llleshall on a week long FA coaching course. Also in the party were Tony Coleman and Alan King. I was also a member of the under 23 team which travelled to Paris as part of the 'twinning' visit of the Birkenhead delegation to Gennevilliers.In his heyday Harry was a member of Blackburn's Wembley cup final team. On retireing from football Harry ran stalls in Birkenhead market.


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