Right back Whitnall joined City on amateur terms in the late 1940s and signed professional terms for the club in June 1950, at the age of 17. However his debut came four years later on Christmas Day 1954. His second and final City appearance came two days later.
Whitnall left City in 1956 and signed for Scunthorpe United, where he made only two further starts in the League, and later served Exeter City for three seasons, finally establishing himself as a first team player.
Date/Place of Birth: 25 May 1933, Adwick le Street
Hull City First Game: 25 December 1954, Luton Town A (Division Two), 21 years, 214 days old
Hull City Final Game: 27 December 1954, Luton Town H (Division Two), 21 years, 216 days old
Hull City (1950-1956), Scunthorpe United (1956-1958), Exeter City (1958-1962), Bath City, Taunton Town, Clyst Valley
Hull City Record
Career: 2 apps, 0 goalsBrian Whitnall