215 Foster Hedley

Biography

Outside left Hedley joined City from the Tyneside lower league football scene at the age of 20 in 1928, playing only two matches for the Tigers. He went on to pursue an itinerant career across several league clubs, scoring freely at league new-boys Chester in the early 1930s and featuring a long spell at First Division side Tottenham Hostpur, mostly playing in the reserves. Hedley died in London in December 1983.

The photograph is taken from The Spurs Alphabet, a book by Bob Goodwin.

Details

Nationality: England
Date/Place of Birth: 6 January 1908, Monkseaton
Hull City First Game: 13 October 1928, Reading H (Division Two), 20 years, 281 days old
Hull City Final Game: 20 October 1928, Stoke City H (Division Two), 20 years, 288 days old

Clubs

St Andrews Newcastle, South Shields (1925), Corinthians Newcastle, Jarrow, Hull City (1928-1929), Nelson (1929-1930), Manchester City (1930-1931), Chester (1931-1933), Tottenham Hotspur (1933-1937), Millwall (1937-1939), Swindon Town (1939)

Hull City Record

Career: 2 apps, 0 goals

Foster Hedley
SeasonLGE
App
LGE
Gls
FAC
App
FAC
Gls
FLC
App
FLC
Gls
EUR
App
EUR
Gls
OTH
App
OTH
Gls
1928/2920--------

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