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About Tommy Gardner:

Born: May 28, 1909, in Huyton, Liverpool (Lancashire), United Kingdom.
Passed away: February 16, 1970, in Chester, United Kingdom.

Position: Half back.

Did you know that Tommy Gardner was the first expert on long throw-ins for Liverpool F.C.?


Orrell F.C.
Liverpool: Signed: November 25, 1927.
** Transferred to Grimsby Town.
Grimsby Town: Signed: May 4, 1931.
Hull City.
** Transferred to Aston Villa for £4,500.
Aston Villa: Signed: February, 1934.
Burnley: Signed: April, 1938.
** War time guest: Wrexham.
Player-coach: Wrexham: Appointed: December 13, 1945.
Wellington Town: 1948.
Manager: Hereford United: 1950.
Player-coach: Oswestry Town: Appointed: 1951.
Player-Manager: Saltney F.C.: Appointed: 1952.
Trainer: Chester City: 1953.
** Retired in 1967.

England International A 2/0.


Liverpool Echo: March 1, 1930.

Liverpool Echo: April 3, 1965.

Cheshire Observer: August 8, 1969.

Cheshire Observer: February 20, 1970.


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