Albert Wilkinson

Albert Wilkinson (3 November 1928 – 26 June 2011) was an English professional footballer who played as a winger.

Albert Wilkinson
Personal information
Full name Albert Wilkinson[1]
Date of birth (1928-11-03)3 November 1928
Place of birth Barnsley, England
Date of death 26 June 2011(2011-06-26) (aged 82)
Place of death Barnsley, England
Playing position Winger
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1950–1951 Bradford City 2 (0)
1951–1952 Denaby United
1952–1953 Halifax Town 14 (2)
1953–1954 Rotherham United 0 (0)
1954–1955 Chesterfield 0 (0)
Total 16+ (2+)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Career

Born in Barnsley, Wilkinson signed for Bradford City as an amateur in 1950.[2] He made 2 league appearances for the club,[3] before joining Denaby United in 1951.[2] He later played for Halifax Town, Rotherham United and Chesterfield.[4]

Sources

  • Frost, Terry (1988). Bradford City A Complete Record 1903-1988. Breedon Books Sport. ISBN 0-907969-38-0.

References

  1. "Albert Wilkinson". Barry Hugman's Footballers. Retrieved 20 August 2019.
  2. Frost, p. 410
  3. Frost, p. 390
  4. Albert Wilkinson at the English National Football Archive (subscription required)


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